How You Answer vs Who Is Asking The Question
How many times are you gonna get that question?
With one group: always. With a second group, rarely.
Never: With executives looking to solve a problem, they care if you can help solve a problem. HR policy changes if they need you.
Always: With HR and recruiters. They get paid to enforce HR policy.
Knowing how most job hunters hunt, you get asked this probably every single time you speak to somebody about your job hunt.
I was an international student working on work visas for almost 10 years of my life. So I know a little bit about how we can handle this in addition to helping so many others achieve their dream jobs.
How To Answer This Question
So how should you answer? Well, first of all, recognize this one thing: It depends on who is asking the question.
There are two kinds of people in...