Meaning : Situation,task,action and result
Category : Corporate
Sub Category : Jobs / Interview
What does STAR mean or stand for ?
STAR is a type of question that is asked by interviewers when you go to get an office job.STAR stands for Situation,Task,action and result.The interview will start by asking you a situation you were in,followed by what setting a task and how did you take action and finally get a result.
The idea of putting the job candidate in this make belief situation is to see how the candidate will fare in a real life situation and to see how well he/she performs in a similar scenario.