OLQ for SSB

OLQ for SSB

20 Officer Like Qualities (OLQs) questions that can be useful for Services Selection Board (SSB) interviews:

1. Describe a time when you displayed effective leadership skills.

2. Can you share an example when you had to take an important decision under high pressure? What was the outcome?

3. Tell us about a situation where you had to motivate others in your team. How did you achieve it?

4. What is the most challenging task you have ever accomplished and how did you handle it?

5. How do you approach problem-solving? Can you give an instance where your problem-solving skills were tested?

6. How do you manage your time and prioritize tasks?

7. Describe an incident where you displayed courage.

8. Can you give an example of a situation where you had to go against the crowd to uphold your beliefs?

9. Tell us about an occasion when you had to adapt quickly to a new environment or situation.

10. How do you handle failure? Give an example.

11. Describe an instance when you had to lead a team with members who were more experienced than you.

12. Can you recall a time when your honesty was put to test?

13. Can you share an experience where you went out of your way to help someone?

14. What are your strategies to deal with stress and maintain a positive mindset?

15. Tell us about a situation where you had to work with a team member who was not cooperative. How did you manage?

16. How do you build and maintain effective relationships with others?

17. Give us an example of when you had to manage resources effectively to complete a task.

18. Describe a situation when you had to take responsibility for a mistake or failure.

19. Can you share a situation where you demonstrated initiative and took action without waiting for directions?

20. How have you demonstrated the ability to plan and organize effectively in a previous role or project?