I hope that my impression about myself and your impression about me are not so different. My motive, I think, was not an uncommon one; I was not the ninety-eight-pound weakling of bodybuilding advertisements, but I was timid, diffident, insecure, submissive.
How else can we differentiate ourselves from the hundreds of providers competing for the same clients? What does the phrase "Tell about yourself" actually mean?
Remember the word limit and other requirements. In order to sound less egotistical in the essay about yourself, please look through this advice. You Will!
Authenticity brings readers closer to you. I became strong—very strong—with all my weight lifting but found that this did nothing for my character, which remained exactly the same.