Archive for January, 2015

Interview Question for Learning Agility

Tuesday, January 13th, 2015

Here’s an interview question I like for technical candidates: Is this true or not true of you – I like logical, analytical approaches to solving problems? Probe question – describe an experience that fits your problem solving style. The candidate should be able to discuss specific examples of a concrete problem-solving approach used successfully in the past.

Learning Agility Interview Questions Add Value

Tuesday, January 6th, 2015

One of my clients added 11 questions on learning agility to their standard interviews, beginning in June 2011. Three years later, this has resulted in a streamlined process to get to the “final two” candidates. In 2011, it took 2 1/2 months. Today, it takes 2 weeks!