Motivation Interview Questions

 
1.
Tell me about a hurdle which got in the way of achieving an ambitious goal. How did you go about overcoming it?
2.
Tell me about a time when you willingly volunteered for a task. Also, why were you so interested in this specific task?
3.
Describe a project you were involved in that really excited you? How long did that feeling last?
4.
Tell me about a goal you achieved which at some points seems hopeless? Why did you keep going on?
5.
Describe a work related goal that you have set for yourself?
6.
Can you tell me at least three things that you have done in the past year to improve yourself, both business-wise and competency wise?
7.
Tell me about a time when you and your whole team were demoralized for some reason. What do you do to raise spirits?
8.
Would you regard yourself as a self-starter? Can you give me a recent example where you displayed this quality?