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Whilst I am an advocate of self reflection and being self critical, I'm not convinced that a job interview is the right place for it. Maybe during a one-to-one with your line manager (when you've already got the job), but not before you get the job.

If everyone else being interviewed was to be self reflective and self critical, then fine. It's a level playing field at least. But as the others most certainly won't, why risk losing the role just because you're more honest than the other candidates.

Let's be honest, how many people asking the question truly care about the answer. They've probably googled some standard inverview questions to pad out the interview. As the authord states themselves, it's a game, so I would strongly suggest that you play along too.
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