How To Tell Your 'Story' In A Job Interview

personal life to get hired
personal life to get hired

By Vickie Elmer

Not everything you present in the job interview must come directly from your work experience. Sometimes a great story and a great skill springs from your personal life.

The trick is to choose the right attribute – and then present it well, so that it seems relevant to success at the job you're seeking, said Marc Cenedella, founder & chief executive of The Ladders, an executive job-matching site.