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The Top 5 Skills Executive Hiring Managers seek Interviewing Leaders

Executive Hiring Managers – Top 5 Skills sought when Interviewing Leaders

Investors are usually attracted towards companies that have great potential, not only in the present, but also in the future. That means, business organizations are always on the lookout for talented and skilled leaders who can contribute greatly to their goals. When it comes to interviewing leaders, executive hiring managers are keen on how you […]

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comprehensive background checks for executive levels

Comprehensive background checks best practices

Your time is a valuable commodity. When you consider taking on a high-touch candidate destined for executive placement it is of even greater importance, as the time you spend performing comprehensive background checks may be considerable. Above all, you don’t want to lose on your investment.  Knowing what potential dangers lurk before you put a […]

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Behavioral Assessment of Team and Role Fit Increases Productivity

Behavioral Assessment of Team and Role Fit Increases Productivity Behavioral assessment (sometimes referred to as “Psychometric Testing”) has become increasingly recognized as a valuable source of information when making hiring decision. There is a wealth of data to demonstrate that using behavioral assessment in conjunction with sound, responsible recruitment methods reduces employee turnover, and it’s […]

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Team Fit and Role Fit Most Candidate Assessments Fail to Measure.

Team Fit and Role Fit – Most Candidate Assessments Fail to Measure

Corporate recruiters and staffing firms utilize various forms of screening interviews and candidate assessments but fail to measure role fit and team fit to help determine who makes the shortlist for for the Hiring Manager to consider. For executive recruiters it’s a combination of interview notes, references, details about accomplishments, and the recruiter’s gut feeling that these are the candidates […]

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Video Interview for a Job – The Good, Bad, and the Ugly

A video interview in recruiting creates manageable content, although few applicant tracking systems or Human Resources Management Systems allow video storage.  The benefit of being able to edit, store, and convert to the appropriate information format for evaluating candidates or future consideration of a new opening.  The three types of video interview are: One-Way Video Interview: […]

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