האם ויתרת על תפקיד שממש רצית ורק בגלל שאמרו לך שתצטרך לעבור ראיון עבודה באנגלית?
אז בוא.י להתחיל לרכוש שפה ובבטחון.
ברוכים.ות הבאים.ות לסדרה: שאלות נפוצות בראיונות עבודה.
Question #1: Tell me about yourself.
Choose the Right Starting Point for Your Story (IMPORTANT). Give a broad overview of who you are, professionally speaking, before diving into specifics. Your goal is to show off relevant pieces of experience.
Highlight impressive experience and accomplishments. You need to “tailor” your answer for, “tell me about yourself,” depending on the job you're being interviewed for.
Conclude by explaining your current situation. One of the best ways to finish your story is to bring them up to speed on your current situation.
Here is some language and structure you can use in your next interview:
Hi, good morning/afternoon and thank you for the opportunity.
I am [your name] and a proud mother/father of xxx kids and my hobby is…or and I love playing tennis.
Option 1: Start from current position and work backwards
In my current job/role, I manage a team of… or, I am responsible for… I oversee/handle/head/take care of xxx and my expertise is in…
Prior to this role I worked for [company name] and my position there was xxxx, and I reported to the [title of your boss].. In that role, my main focus was….
Before that or previously…or my first job was…or I started as..
Option 2: Start from your first job up to your current position
I started my career in marketing, operations... after graduating with a xxx degree…
I’ve since then or I’ve spent my entire career at [company name] where I acquired lots of experience in the field of…
I then moved on to work for [company name] as a [title] where my main focus was: xx, xx, and xx.
In my current role, I manage a team of … and am responsible for: xxxx…. Unlike my previous roles, this is a management
And end with:
This position seems like a great opportunity to advance those skills I just talked about, and continue building my career and challenging myself
This position seems like a good fit where my experience in xxx can be of value to your company…
…and that’s why I wanted to interview with your firm/company…
or simply say,
That’s me in a nutshell and I’ll be happy to provide more details.