How to Successfully Tell an Interviewer a Little About Yourself

Learn the Answer to the Most Important Question During a Job Interview

Set Yourself Apart

Third, this is not the time to simply recap your resume. Not only will it seem lazy and redundant (after all, the hiring manager probably reviewed it before the interview and has it sitting right in front of them), but this is what every other candidate will likely do. Here is a chance to distinguish yourself from the pack.

What to do instead:

  • Cover the early part of your career quickly, but with something memorable
  • Summarize your recent jobs with a big-picture perspective
  • Throw it back to the interviewer to dig deeper and determine their needs