We have all faced curveball interview questions – ‘what would you take to a desert island?’, ‘what’s your favourite pizza topping?’, ‘who would you bring back from the dead and why?’ – And these sorts of questions do have a purpose. They’re intended to make you think on your feet, get creative, and show initiative. But when you’re interviewing to work for one of the biggest companies in the world, these questions have an even deeper curve. Not only are the nerves piled on from such a momentous opportunity but you have to face quick-fire questions you won’t have heard before, never mind prepared for.
To give you an example of the sorts of ‘out there’ questions some of these organisations ask we’ve put together a quiz:
Can you guess which companies ask these bizarre interview questions?