How to answer “tell me about yourself” interview question

This is who I am sign

The “tell me about yourself” interview question should literally be the easiest question you can ever answer right? You are you; you’ve been you your whole life, you know you better than anyone else; so why is it so hard to answer? First thing is the fact you are you probably means you don’t prepare […]

Sell Yourself in a Job Application – Modesty not Boasting

Woman in elevator

I’m Not Good at Selling Myself An area where applicants often fall down is failing to sell yourself in the job application. One of the most frequent things I have heard in 20 years of giving people feedback on selection criteria responses is the statement I’m not good at selling myself. To be blunt, you […]

Relationship Building Key Selection Criteria – Why?

If you’ve been applying for government jobs using selection criteria you will have addressed more than a few relationship building key selection criteria. Most position descriptions have at least one criterion for relationships. This can also be stakeholders, emotional intelligence, ability to negotiate and influence type skills. Have you ever wondered why that is the […]