You Asked, They Answered: How to answer the dreaded “why should we hire you” question

Posted by Michele Aymold on Apr 19, 2021 10:25 AM

At Parker Dewey, we love connecting college students and recent grads with companies offering short-term, paid, professional projects! We also love when we can help bring these two groups, along with career service professionals, faculty, organizational leaders, recruiters, and hiring managers, together to share knowledge that helps our entire network!

Our monthly feature: You Asked, They Answered, helps those looking to launch their career get the inside scoop on all things related to finding the right job after graduation.

This month’s question comes from Shelby, a neuroscience major at the University of Vermont who will graduate in 2023:

“What does a great response look like to the ‘why should we hire you’ question?”


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