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22.Feb.2018 Innovation in Training: Going Beyond the Default

We all know what a default training session looks like. Introductions round the table. A Powerpoint slideshow. Explain concept A, get the group to do some breakout work on it, brainstorming on flipcharts or solving a scenario. Share the results, do some action planning. Repeat for concept B. Happy sheets at the end. A good […]

15.Feb.2018 Babies and Bathwater and Bad Interview Questions

The Big Bad Competency Wolf I’ve noticed a few articles recently criticising the use of competency based interview questions. These questions explore past examples of a specific, job-related behaviour. The rationale is that they’re the best predictor of future behaviour. They’ve become extremely popular in recruitment, to the extent they’re now a kind of status […]