So, tell me a bit about your experience.
“Tell me about yourself.” “Could you speak about your previous work experience and how it’s shaped you as an employee?” “Oh, this job on your resume sounds interesting. Could you tell me more about it?”
These phrases are all essentially alternate ways of asking you about your experience, which eventually comes up in every interview.
However, interviewers aren’t looking for your life story. They want to know specifics on how your individual experience makes you the ideal candidate for the job. (more…)