November 22, 2013
When you submit a resume to a firm, it is said that your first impression on the recruiter will be created within 10 to 30 seconds, and if you pass this first hurdle, the recruiter will filter you ...
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November 19, 2013
Management consulting is deemed to be a lucrative and recession-proof field. Well, apparently every business needs someone who can think of ways to improve their processes and profit in the wake of...
October 7, 2013
As you know, brainteaser are regularly used in interviews to test how you think. Bear in mind that the actual result is not that important. What matters is how you are approaching the problem.
October 5, 2013
Apparently, my previous blog - Decoding Gen Y Job Interview Questions - hit a chord. “Crazy” questions asked by Gen Y candidates in job interviews seem to resonate with many recruiters and hiring m...
September 26, 2013
All content from article by Thomas Eisenmann (HBS Professor)
Searching for a job with a startup can be frustrating and confusing for MBAs, especially when compared with the “tried-and-true” proc...
September 25, 2013
Instead of offering advice on how to interview Gen Y candidates, I thought for a change I’d focus on the other half that asks questions during an interview – the candidate. I bet recruiters out the...
August 30, 2013
Over the past 30+ yearsas recruiter the writer confirms that at least two-thirds of her hiring manager clients weren’t very good at interviewing. Yet, over 90% thought they were. This led her on a ...
February 20, 2013
You just had a great interview. How to you wrap it up?
Well, most people would have something like:
"Thank you very much for your time today. It was a real pleasure meeting you and talkin...
February 1, 2013
I have built up a number of successful business and technology teams over the last 10 years and interviewed dozens of candidates. The art of building well balanced dynamic teams always comes back t...
October 18, 2012
I am a big fan of Roxanne Hori who shared some great insights into career fairs and how to best make the most of them by preparing yourself and crafting the right 'pitch'.
If you are about to at...