That's one of the most cringeworthy interview questions of all time.
Um. I don’t know. Getting takeout with my terrier? Oh, wait - let’s go with “biggest pop star since Britney Spears.” How does that sound?
Come on. You can’t see far enough into the future to know what’s for dinner tonight.
So, why would hiring managers expect you to tell them where you’ll be in five years. You don’t own a crystal ball.
Yes, it’s frustrating.
The good news? There’s a quick and easy way to sidestep the question and still talk about your long-term career goals.