How To Answer ‘Tell Me About Yourself’ In A Job Interview

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How To Answer ‘Tell Me About Yourself’ In A Job Interview

It can be challenging for people to sell themselves in a job interview. They may feel uncomfortable that they will come across as bragging about their accomplishments and being perceived as possessing a big ego.

Some people feel that their résumé and reputation should speak for themselves, and there is no need to go into great detail during the hiring process. Others may mistake the “tell me about yourself” question as offering a litany of what they’ve done from high school and onward.

The interviewers don’t want to be bored by your meandering life story. The key to answering the question is to specifically focus on sharing your top current responsibilities, recent past accomplishments and what you are looking to do next.

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Written by Jack Kelly,