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Prep for the "Tell Me About Yourself?" Question

Prep for the "Tell Me About Yourself?" Question

Carole Martin | Monster Contributing Writer

September 09, 2010

Practice

Practice with your script until you feel confident about what you want to emphasize in your statement. Your script should help you stay on track, but you shouldn’t memorize it — you don’t want to sound stiff and rehearsed. It should sound natural and conversational.

Even if you are not asked this type of question to begin the interview, this preparation will help you focus on what you have to offer. You will also find that you can use the information in this exercise to assist you in answering other questions. The more you can talk about your product — you — the better chance you will have at selling it.

This article was originally published on Monster.com.