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When the Hiring Manager asks you “tell me about yourself” what is the most appropriate response in your opinion?

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Two minute walk through of your resume and why you're there.

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I agree with Accenture 1. But also share something that isn’t on your resume (e.g. I’m really passionate about x and really exited to be here speaking to you). It’s all story telling.

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I'm the shit

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Literally 💩

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Describe your dating woes and tell them about your puppy.

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Oh, I didn’t say I’ve ever tried that approach. Though I often make a joke about my love of the industry keeping me single.

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