When you enter the interview room, it’s your responsibility to sell yourself. Yes, your resume and other job search materials got you this far, but now it’s up to you. So it’s time to master the delicate art of self-promotion.
Self-promotion can be a tricky proposition. After all, you don’t to come off as arrogant or over-confident. Finding the balance between showing up as the perfect candidate for the job and appearing to be arrogant can be difficult. It’s not impossible, of course. But you have to put some thought into it.
Thankfully, this infographic from JobCluster can help.
As the infographic points out, concentrate on communicating those qualities that make you a great employee, not just an exceptional candidate. Focus on what you must convey as you sell yourself as the solution to their staffing problems.
Self-promotion, when done properly, is an art form. Master it, and your career will be yours to control.
Also published on Medium.