Probing interview questions to uncover true behaviors and achievements.
Every harried interviewer knows the danger of throwing out vague questions to a potential employee. You get canned answers in response—and the result can be a disastrous hiring decision.
Now there’s a quick way to find out what really makes a candidate tick. Presented in a handy question-and-answer format, this new book supplies 96 probing interview questions, plus helpful tips on interpreting the responses.
It details how to:
- Elicit spontaneous, truthful responses
- Watch out for red flags that predict subpar performance
- Solicit meaningful information from reference checking
- Hire people that best fit the organization's needs
With questions covering 17 topics and all types of job openings, the book serves as both a ready reference for managers and a refresher course for seasoned human resources personnel.