Artificial Intelligence and Automatic Tracking Systems

Artificial Intelligence and Automatic Tracking Systems

Whenever you write, it is important to ensure that the document is suitable for the intended purpose. So far, we have addressed issues that will be relevant for human readers, but more and more, cover letters and CV’s will be read by computer using AI and ATS. It is even possible that the initial reading…

Interview Preparation

Interview Preparation

Behavioural interviewing is based on the assumption that past performance will be predictive of future performance. In other words, people repeat their behaviour over and over again even if the environment changes.  It is attractive because it is thought to accurately predict a candidates future performance and forces the candidate to prove themselves by describing…

Your LinkedIn Profile

Your LinkedIn Profile

LinkedIn is sometimes described as a ‘professional Facebook’ Each user creates a professional profile, and this is on display and searchable to others within LinkedIn, and more generally on the web. It has a number of purposes including: Networking for business opportunities For recruiters to headhunt and find individuals they might want to interview for…

Where Did You Get That Car From?
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Where Did You Get That Car From?

An reprint from of an article by Jasmine Crittenden entitled “Ask a recruiter: horror stories from the saddle” and published on HRM (the news site of the Australian HR Institute) From eager mothers hoping to sit in on their children’s job interviews, to job sharing triplets. These recruitment horror stories sure are… interesting. Ever heard…