Category Archives: Recruitment

Interview Feedback

Having secured my demotion 😉 I asked some of the interview pannel to provide feedback on my presentation / interview. Persentation Strategy and Style A risky strategy, but it worked – ND Liked it – ND Personally enjoyed it – … Continue reading

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Answers to Microsoft Interview Questions

I have not actually been interviewed by Microsoft (yet), but here are some of the answers I’d like to give to some of the questions that they’ve been known to ask: Why is a manhole cover round? Don’t you mean a person-hole cover? … Continue reading

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Applying for A Vocational Course: Beating the Odds

When I applied for a vacancy on a teaching course, there were 100 applicants for each post. I used a little trick that got me as far as interview. For every 12 people interviewed, only 1 was selected. I used … Continue reading

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Filling in Application Forms

Some basic tips:

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IBM and The Coffee Machines

Back in June 1999 I attended a day of assessments for a post at IBM Hursley for a programmer’s post.

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