Soft Skills

Themes

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Leadership & Influence

story

Mistakes & Failures

story

Challenges

story

Teamwork

story

story

Successess

story

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  • What stories do you have on leadership and influence?

  • What stories do you have about mistakes and failures?

  • What stories do you have on challenges?

  • What stories do you have on teamwork?

  • What stories do you have on successes?

Keywords:

  • Constraints

  • Feasibility

  • Limitations

  • Technical Challenges

  • Organizational Challenges

  • Fail Overs

  • Distribute

Product Management

If you have worked with multiple product/project managers, and each have had a different style of work, describe each way that you've worked.

For example:

  • Quarterly goals assigned by upper management, which your program manager managed

  • Weekly Sprints

  • Cowboy Style (daily reprioritizing of tasks)

Others

  • Describe a time when you took technical feedback from a peer, and how you handled it.