Distinguish yourself from others by preparing and rehearsing a great response to the frequently asked question, "Tell me about yourself." Doing this exercise will help you decide how you want to be remembered. If the interviewer does not ask this question, you can conveniently lift out portions of your response to use in other answers.
A memorable and compelling response should:
Because the optimum answer to any interview question is seldom more than two minutes, practicing your short presentation will help you judge the length of any response. Remember, practicing is good, but avoid being overly rehearsed in your answers.
With enough preparation, your "tell me about yourself" answer will sound smooth, concise, compelling, enthusiastic and memorable.