What is the best interview question you have been asked when you interviewed for a senior role?

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VP of Global IT and Cybersecurity in Manufacturing, 501 - 1,000 employees
What is your leadership style, and who have you developed recently into the next level in their career.
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Assistant Director IT Auditor in Education, 10,001+ employees

How did you answer this question?  I love Jack Welch explaining his leadership style. A great video :

CIO in Consumer Goods, 11 - 50 employees
How do you approach towards business strategy alignment.
Group Chief Information Officer in Construction, 5,001 - 10,000 employees
What are your weakness, strength ?
Where you see yourself after three years ?
Why I should hire you ?
Assistant Director IT Auditor in Education, 10,001+ employees
This is a very interesting question.  A scenario was asked of me, how would you prevent repeated (same IT risk finding) in management letter from occurring year over year.

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