Archive for the 'Tell Me About Yourself' Category

A thought to remember when you’re feeling down.

Friday, March 30th, 2018

“Start by doing what’s necessary; then do what’s possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible.” ― St. Francis of Assisi


Thursday, February 22nd, 2018

It’s OK To Be Nervous It would be nice if your heart didn’t palpitate, your hands didn’t sweat, and your mouth didn’t go dry, but most people, even executives, experience one or more of these symptoms when they interview. But here’s the good news: it’s OK to be nervous. Let me repeat that. It’s OK [Read More..]

Interviewer: Tell me about yourself and your background.

Friday, December 1st, 2017

Tell Me About Yourself – one of the most difficult interview questions to answer correctly.

Wednesday, June 14th, 2017

During the interview, the hiring manager’s job is to find the person among the group who has an extra edge, something uniquely beneficial they can bring to the company above and beyond the other candidates. And it’s that extra edge, that uniquely beneficial trait that ultimately wins the job. So what makes you unique? What [Read More..]

Your “holistic-self” – from your work to your family.

Tuesday, March 18th, 2014

“Your ability to communicate is an important tool in your pursuit of your goals, whether it is with your family, your co-workers or your clients and customers.” ― Les Brown In dwelling, live close to the ground. In thinking, keep to the simple. In conflict, be fair and generous. In governing, don’t try to control. [Read More..]


Tuesday, December 10th, 2013

Turning negatives into positives is an important skill to learn. When you are asked a “bad” or negative question, take a minute to turn the answer around refocusing the answer to include some positive qualities. What do you do when the interviewer asks a negative question? You deal with it in a positive manner. One [Read More..]