Posts in Concepts
The Purse Seine Method

An ongoing LinkedIn argument is how many interviews is ideal. And my brain went on a ride. My first instinct is to point to the data that supports a three to five interview process, based on the strategic level of the position for which you are hiring. But as I thought about it, the real thing hit me. Why aren’t companies simply telling candidates what to expect?

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When hiring takes you out of your comfort zone…

I was working for a branch of a large corporation that had 70% non-native English speakers. I knew a smattering of Russian and Spanish as a result. But I was new to the world of ADA-type accommodation, so I did what any HR person does, I consulted What is that you ask? It’s the job accommodation network. My options they listed were overwhelming, to say the least. 

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