Good morning / afternoon, professor(s).
My name is _______. I was brought up in Taichung City where there is a railroad crossing near my home. There are seven members in my family; they are my dear grandfather, parents, two sisters, my precious puppy and I.
I am quite reserved but I value friendship. Therefore, I’ve got many close friends.
I think I am somewhat on the shy side.
I have been a cooperative and obedient student in my teachers’ eyes, and I think it’s my concern for others that makes me popular.
I insist on not being tricky.
I used to be everybody’s friend because that .
I’m enthusiastic and I always come to someone’s rescue.
I study in National Yangmei Senior High School, and my favorite subjects are (Chinese / English / Math / Biology / Physics / Chemistry / History / Geography / Music / Art / Military Training / Counseling / P.E. / Civics) because that (Appendix 1). In the second year, I also took part in the_____ contest / competition / race and won first/ third place. I was elected (Appendix2), through which I learn how to approach things enthusiastically and independently.
Despite great academic pressure, I spend time reading novels. ××× is my favorite novelist and he / she is adept in portraying characters. This is also the best way to get rid of all the pressure for a while, though my sight may get even poor.
My hobby is / are_____ and_____ . In my leisure time, I always go_____ with my classmates (playing the piano / guitar / trumpet / saxophone / violin / French horn or playing basketball / volleyball / baseball / soccer / poker/ bridge/ Chinese chess)
In the near future, I hope I have a chance to develop my interest and capability here. Then I believe I can bring what I learn into full play in my profession field.
Thank you for your listening.
Why did you leave your former company?
Because I’m working in a small company where a further promotion is impossible.
Because I’m capable of more responsibilities, so I decided to change my job.
Because that company didn’t have a good future, so I needed to consider my future.
Because I want to change my working environment, I’d like to find a job which is more challenging.
Because I had some private reasons, some family things.
What are your great strengths?
I’m a good team player.
I’m a hard-working, persistent person.
I’m a fast-learner.
I can work under pressure and get along with my colleagues.
I have strong organizational skills.
In what specific ways will our company benefit from hiring you?
I think that my technical background is helpful for you.
I have enough knowledge to market the products of your company.
I’m very familiar with this market and have many customers. I think your company will benefit from it.
Your company will benefit from gaining a young energetic, bright, person.
I know I am the right person for this job.
What are your salary expectations?
I would expect the standard rate of pay at your company for a person with my experiences and educational background.
Shall we discuss my responsibilities with your company first? I think salary is closely related to the responsibilities of the job.
I hope you’ll consider my experience and training and will offer me a salary higher than the junior secretary’s salary.
I expect to be paid according to my abilities.