Top 10 Interview Questions

  1. Imagine the next top candidate is sitting right next to you. Why should I hire you over him/her?
  2. What sets you apart from everyone else? What can you contribute to this staff?
  3. What can this staff contribute to you?
  4. What are your major weaknesses and what are you doing to improve them?
  5. What are mistakes you have made as a strength coach and how have you learned from them?
  6. If you weren’t in strength and conditioning what would you be doing and why?
  7. How would you handle a star athlete that is uncooperative and unwilling to buy into your training program?
  8. What are the specific attributes you want athletes to gain from your training program?
  9. How do you promote mental toughness in your athletes?
  10. What do you want your team’s perception of the weight room to be?