Why would an interviewer ask open questions?
To discover interviewees priorities
To discover interviewees frame of reference
To let them discuss their opinions without constraint
To discover their depth of knowledge
Why would an interviewer ask closed questions?
To save time, energy and money
Obtain specific information
Encourage a shy person to talk
What are the different types of probing?
Elaboration probes "tell me more about..."
Clarification probes " what does this mean to you..."
Reflective probes " is it correct to assume that..."
What are the 2 types of interview structure?
: General to specific
Inverted funnel sequence
: Specific to general
Online interviews can:
Open the door to face to face interviews
Dont bring up money too soon
What is the definition of reqruitment?
Any practice or activity carried on by the organsation with the primary purpose of identifying and attracting employees
What is the definition of selection?
The process in the decision to fill the vacancy form from internal or external applicants, to filter the pool of applicants to find the most suitable candidate
What do todays employees require?
Flexability and adaptability
Life long learning
Strong work records
Interviews and conversations