100 Words To Describe Yourself With During An Interview

Questions to ask during an interview

When asked the question “in three words how would you describe yourself?” many interviewees freeze up, or provide a poorly prepared answer such as “nice, smart, tall”, which is in no way helpful to the interviewer. Instead one should choose words that are specific and unique to you and you alone. Here are 100 if you need some help:

interview typography

agreeable
alert
ambitious
amused
boundless
brave
bright
calm
capable
charming
cheerful
coherent
comfortable
confident
cooperative
courageous
credible
cultured
dashing
dazzling
debonair
decisive
decorous
delightful
detailed
determined
diligent
discreet
dynamic
eager
efficient
elated
eminent
encouraging
endurable
energetic
entertaining
enthusiastic
excellent
excited
exclusive
exuberant
faithful
fantastic
fearless
friendly
funny
generous
good
happy
harmonious
helpful
hilarious
honorable
impartial
industrious
instinctive
jolly
joyous
kind
kind-hearted
knowledgeable
level
lively
lovely
mature
modern
painstaking
peaceful
plausible
pleasant
productive
protective
punctual
quiet
receptive
reflective
relieved
resolute
responsible
rhetorical
righteous
selective
self-assured
sincere
skillful
smiling
steadfast
successful
succinct
talented
thoughtful
thrifty
tough
trustworthy
unbiased
upbeat
vigorous
wise
witty

 

Remember, by this point in the interview you should have a solid understanding of the job position and expectation, only choose those words that describe you in a manner in which your interviewer can see you as a good fit for the position.