Lots of articles have been written about interview questions: what do they really mean, how to answer them. In this article, the author considers the unasked questions that may determine your viability as a candidate.
As you think about interviewing, getting to what the interviewer wants to know, even if they don't ask, will help set you apart - which is what you want to do so that you can get to the next steps.
Interviews have an outsize influence on whether you land the job you want. Even though your application materials reflect your lifetime of experience, a few hours of interaction with a recruiting team often ends up being the determining factor in whether you actually get hired. So, clearly you need to stand out.