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Boeing Procurement Agent Level I was asked...August 28, 2013

What makes you exceptional and separates you from other candidates. More specifically what separates you from a more senior and experienced buyer who is also seeking this position.

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I felt that the fact that I would work for less and somewhat suggested that. But also made note of my diverse work experience. Less

Thank you for the answer and sorry about the negative. I pressed the wrong button. Less

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What would you do if you were given a process to implement and everyone hated it?

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To begin, investigate why it's hated. Gather data and events to perform a thorough analysis. Determine the real problem(s). Setup fish bone analysis with those hating the process. Get buy in and participation from the haters to assist in developing countermeasures to your problems. Share the implementation processes with the cross functional "Hate" team. Once implemented, calculate and determine your results to share with the team. Sell the idea that they are a part of improving the company. Sell to the company the idea of rewarding the "Hate team" for their efforts and results. If this idea and approach is not receive under any circumstance then you must invoke forced authority and make it happen but do let this be the absolute last choice; The Nuclear option Choice. Less

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How would you implement a process unpopular with people.

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I am just providing a little insight to why your bad credit was disqualifying. Unfortunately, if you have poor credit you are considered a risk for a security clearance. The federal government believes, rightly or wrongly, that if you have money problems that are public record, then you will be more likely to slip secrets to foreign agents for money. It doesn't seem fair, but the underlying logic makes sense. Essentially, if you have any vices or anything that might cause you embarrassment (moonlight in pornography for example), foreign actors will try to use those against you to get you to talk. It has happened several times in the past. Less

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How did you handle a difficult situation in the past?

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Used an example of difficult time managing my workload, and how I was able to rectify by recalling communication & management of my workload with stakeholders. Less

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Tell me about a time you had to handle multiple responsibilities. How did you organize the work you needed to do?

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I was well prepared

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talk about your experience

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Name a time you convinced a group that you solution was the best answer to the problem

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Describe a time...

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Name a time you had to face a challenge

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