Mistakes to avoid while answering “How did you hear about us or this job” interview question

Avoid saying that you are unsure or don’t remember the source. This will make you seem disorganized when it comes to your job search. This might make it harder for you to get hired.
Avoid speaking out things which might make it sound like you apply to every job you come across. This will only show your desperation as a job seeker who lacks passion and simply wants to get an offer letter.
Do not lie for you could get you caught. If you did not see this opening on a job board, please avoid saying you saw it on a job board. Be truthful.
Points to emphasize in your answer to “Where did you hear about us or this job”
State the job’s source from which you heard of the position clearly
No need to elaborate in detail. Just mention the name of the individual, company or resource
Talk about the aspects that drew you to the position
State reasons why you feel you are qualified for the job
Show your enthusiasm about the possibility of joining the job
Additional read
After you are sorted with the questions “Where did you hear about this job?” it is probably time to face more HR interview question such as “Where do you see yourself 3 years from now.” Once this question is sorted, get set to face the final whopper – “Do you have any questions for me?” In order to handle the same, here are some best tips on questions to ask in an interview to your interviewer.