Tell Me About Yourself Tips, with Kerri Twigg


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Every interview typically includes the classic opening line: "Tell me about yourself." Your answer to this introductory question can be a gamechanger. Career coach and job search strategist Kerri Twigg shares why your response needs to be prepared in advance to ensure that it’s conversational, enjoyable, and strategic.

About Our Guest: Kerri Twigg

Kerri Twigg is a Certified Resume Strategist with more than 15 years experience as a consultant and workshop facilitator. She holds an M.Ed in Humane Education and works with clients in industries that don't harm people, animals or the environment.

Resources in this Episode:
  • New tool: The Verge interviewed social psychologist Heidi Grant about why it’s so important to ask for help when you’re struggling:
  • Listener question: Shiva Acharya from Albuquerque, New Mexico recently graduated from college and is frustrated by the number of entry-level jobs that require 2-5+ years experience. Shiva wonders if employers will still consider him despite his lack of experience.
  • More from our guest:

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