Who are you?
A very worrying report in The Telegraph today states that a third of bosses hire staff without meeting them; the bosses say they are too busy to interview staff so rely on a CV and the recruiter to find the right person.
Though a well scripted CV will outline a candidates achievements and experience it cannot possibly tell you about their character, personality or even if they look right for the part. Dare I say a Mohican haircut and heavily tattooed face may not be the best appearance for a senior sales person at an investment bank? (more…)