Handling frequently asked interview questions: Tell Me About Yourself
This question is one of most frequently asked — and is often used as the opening question of job interviews.
- Give a very brief rundown including education, previous job titles targeted very specifically toward how your experience and/or education will be useful in the position for which you’re applying.
- Use your Elevator Speech, or a modified version of it. Not sure you have one? Read The Elevator Speech is the Swiss Army Knife of Job-Search Tools.
- Don’t give the story of your life.
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