Why should we hire you? Just point out how your assets meet what the organization requires. Never compare yourself with other candidates. Comparisons can certainly work against you. Tell me something about yourself? So as you answer this question, talk about what you’ve done to prepare yourself to be the very best candidate for the position. Use suitable examples to tell them about yourself. Keep your answer to a minute or two at most. Cover four topics: early years, education, work history, and recent career experience. Emphasize this last subject. Remember that this is likely to be a warm-up question. … Click here to continue reading.