if you are applying for a job that requires a great deal of intellectual firepower, then you might share your passion for chess, or if physical risk taking is required, you might mention your interest in rock climbing.
You can see from my resume that my sales team exceeded its annual goal by 15%. One of the keys to that success was my willingness to go out on more sales calls with staff to help close deals with major clients. This meant more late evenings catching up on my administrative tasks, but it was well worth it
Public speaking might be an important requirement in the job for which youâ€™re being considered. You may not have had the opportunity to speak in front of groups during your work history. However, you could respond that you were on the debate team in college, excelled at presentations as part of group projects in school, gave a talk at a volunteer dinner, or won a marketing competition as an undergraduate.