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How to Answer Tricky Interview Questions: “Tell Me About Yourself” – MT Minutes Video

In the latest instalment in our Mind Tools Minutes video series on Getting a New Job, we tackle how to answer tricky interview questions, st...

Your Onboarding Lessons – #MTtalk Roundup

Here's what happened in our latest #MTtalk Twitter chat, about the secrets of successful onboarding – even during COVID-19...

Why Incompetent Leaders Get Ahead: Our Expert Interview With Tomas Chamarro-Premuzic

In his provocatively titled new book, “Why Do So Many Incompetent Men Become Leaders?”, Tomas Chamarro-Premuzic boldly presents the ...

Train or Hire? Should You Develop the People You Have, or Get the Skills In?

If you’re a people manager, then at some point you’ll likely need to fill a vacant position. And chances are, you’ll face a choice bet...

Recruitment Truth and Lies – #MTtalk Roundup

Recruitment: Two Sides of the Coin Recruitment is no “walk in the park” for employers, or for the people who are seeking employm...

How My Small Mistake Led to Big Problems

Learning from our own mistakes is how we progress. We can only hope that the consequences of them are not too burdensome. Here’s an o...

Is This Netflix Presentation Silicon Valley’s Most Important Document?

What made Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg say that a Netflix presentation, “may well be the most important document ever to come out of ...

The Job That Turned Into a Mistake

You’ve put in the hours on your résumé, attended the first interview, done the role assessments, attended the second interview, and ...