40 Strategic Interview Questions to Ask Candidates

Interviewing candidates extends beyond skill assessment — it’s about peering into their potential, cultural fit, and ability to drive forward your company’s mission. The right strategic interview questions can reveal not just qualifications, but creativity, adaptability, and critical thinking, illuminating the true value each candidate might bring.

What you’ll learn in this eBook:

  • Uncover the true potential behind each resume.
  • Employ questions that assess critical thinking.
  • Determine cultural fit through strategic inquiry.
  • Identify drivers of candidate motivation and vision.
  • Use questioning to gauge adaptability and creativity.