Posts Tagged "ceo"

The go-to interview questions these 28 Australian CEOs always ask job candidates, and why

Posted on June 30th, 2017 by The Learning Factor

There are a number of job interview styles, from a structured meeting with a list of questions, to a more relaxed setting with free-flowing conversation.

 

Either way, in most cases CEOs have at least one go-to interview question that they believe reveals everything they need to know about a candidate.

 

Some go for serious, thought-provoking questions. Others believe that culture-focused queries will let the potential employee open up.

 

We asked 28 Australian CEOs of their number one interview question that they ask job candidates, and asked them to explain why they use it. Here’s what they had to say.

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We asked 28 Australian CEOs of their number one interview question that they ask job candidates, and asked them to explain why they use it. Here’s what they had to say.

Five CEOS On The Skills It Takes To Land The Corner Office

Posted on November 18th, 2016 by The Learning Factor

The lure of the top corner office is strong, but there’s a reason not everybody grows up to be the head of a company—the job is a massive undertaking. CEOs are asked to do it all: setting strategy, closing deals, hiring people, firing people, calming irate customers, fixing broken light switches. And sometimes that’s just by 10 a.m. on Monday.

 

Of course, the job doesn’t end there. Monster talked to several CEOs to find out what must-haves you need before you can consider yourself cut out for the gig.

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These business leaders share some of the skills they didn’t expect they’d need once they got to the top.

Are You a Likely CEO?

Posted on May 16th, 2016 by The Learning Factor

For the past 16 years, we’ve studied the background of incoming CEOs at the world’s largest 2,500 public companies as part of the annual Strategy& CEO Success study. Take this quiz to assess your immediate chances, based on the data we’ve collected, of becoming a chief executive in your chosen industry.

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Track your chances of becoming a chief executive at one of the world’s largest companies, based on a study of incoming leaders.

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