If you’re concerned about that latter part, this post should make you feel better – because most experts agree that you only need to met around 40% of requirements to not only apply, but to land a job and be successful at it, too. The smaller the group you’re being compared to the better, and don’t worry about whether or not you meet all – or even half – of the listed requirements. People love talking about themselves, so find a way to get your interviewer to do the majority of the speaking. Before you answer the traditional “Tell me about yourself” question, remember, they already have your resume in front of them. If you want more tips and advice like these, you can check out Siegel’s book, Get Hired Now!