Handling frequently asked interview questions:
Why is your GPA not higher?
Don’t whine or make excuses. Response should enhance your value as employee.
- You were very involved with sports, extracurriculars that may have hurt your grades, but made you more well-rounded.
- You held a job while in school, which hurt your grades but gave you great experience.
- You made some mistakes early on, but you’ve worked hard to improve and have learned from the experience.
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