Tell me about yourself (How to Answer in Job Interview)
This question, ‘Tell me about yourself’ seems so simple at its face. But, when it comes to answering it in practical situations, it causes embarrassment sometimes. This is the first question asked by recruiters while hiring for job interviews. They almost always begin their interviews with candidates by requesting, “tell me about yourself”.So you need to prepare this plain question with special care before you step out for your job interview. Reading on the following examples will definitely prove useful to you in getting your dream job.
1.’Tell me about yourself’ for job interview (Company Secretary-CS)
Greetings everyone. My name is Vishesh and I am 20 years old. I studied in a public school near my home. I had decent grades in most of my subjects. I am pretty athletic and have won many medals in volleyball and chess. I have great friends who help me with my studies and my teammates who help me improve my volleyball skills.
I also like to make video tutorials every now and then on how to improve one’s volleyball tactics. My communication skills in many languages will benefit the organisation associated with me. I am inspired by the Korean culture and lifestyle and keep reading about South Korea and its people. My knowledge can boost the company’s relations with the Korean delegates.
I am a certified Company Secretary and a graduate in L.L.B. I was always anxious to know how the companies sue each other, how they operate and how people administer the companies. It will be a dream come true moment for me to work with your company. Thank You
2. ‘Tell me about yourself’ for job interview (Graphic Designer)
Good morning, My name is ________. I am a female of 25 years. I did my schooling from Sarvodaya Kanya Vidyalaya in Delhi. After class 12, I completed my graduation in B.Com(H) with first division from Guru Gobind Singh College of Commerce, New Delhi.
I have always been a bright student. I was very passionate about computer and its applications in daily life. Hence I opted for graphic designing from a reputed computer institute. I have 2 years of working experience as a graphic designer and a virtual assistant in a multinational company.
My hobbies include exploring new techniques in the field of computer, reading motivational books, and providing free education to the underprivileged people. My mantra for life is to ensure good health for myself. I eat healthy food and take adequate sleep and do strength training thrice a week.
I am a practical human being. I stay away from unnecessary emotions in my life. I am an adjusting and fun-loving person. I am work-oriented and a hardworking girl. I strive hard by setting new limits for myself. I am capable of leading my team and touching new Heights with their cooperation. Thank You.
2. ‘Tell me about yourself’ for job interview (Chartered Accountant)
Good morning. My name is Arnab Gupta. I am 24 years old and I am a registered Chartered Accountant. I was born and brought up in Mumbai. I did my schooling from Saint Xavier School, Mumbai. I live in a joint family in Mumbai itself.
Since my childhood, I Aspire to become a chartered accountant because my father and my uncle are well-known accountants in Navi Mumbai. I had developed a keen interest in accountancy and business management when I heard my father and uncle discussing their company matters. My dream is to acquire financial independence for myself by the age of 40. So, I believe in hard work and I utilise every minute of my time to achieve my dream.
I can work continuously for many hours without getting tired or bored. Although, I give due preference to my family but I consider work is worship. If hired, the company can trust me for any and every confidential piece of information. Thank You