Why Scheduling Interviews Doesn’t Have to Derail Higher Education Hiring

Why Scheduling Interviews Doesn’t Have to Derail Higher Education Hiring

Scheduling interviews is naturally invasive to our schedules. Add 70 to 80 applicants, plus interviewers’ schedules to align, and you have a major disruption to workflow. Every year, the University of Wisconsin Law School (UW Law) ran into this exact issue.  With only 10 to 15 open positions, the high number of applicants was quickly […]

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Avoid These Job Interview Mistakes

Hiring Professionals: You Need To Avoid These Job Interview Mistakes

You take a look at your notes from the job interviews you conducted today. The first candidate couldn’t maintain good eye contact. The second one was overly fidgety. The third tended to ramble, and the fourth seemed uninformed about the company. In fact, you saw almost every basic job interview mistake. As an HR professional, […]

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How to Spot Warning Signs In Candidate Questions

How to Spot Warning Signs In Candidate Questions

Sometimes, when interviewing candidates, we can get so caught up in how the candidate’s respond to our questions that we forget the importance of the questions that the candidate is asking. Typically, towards the end of the interview, the candidate has a chance to ask questions. It’s important for you to realize as a hiring […]

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Interviewing Candidates

Interviewing Candidates? You Need To Watch Out For These Things

When you structure an interview carefully and conscientiously, you’re setting yourself up to make a smart hiring decision. This directly correlates to reduced turnover, boosted employee morale, and increased productivity. However, some hiring managers unintentionally torpedo their own process with a few simple mistakes while interviewing candidates Keep an eye out for these errors and […]

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