source REUTERS/ Thierry Roge Sometimes the hiring practices of even the most successful companies can feel outright wonky. There can be strange interview questions that seem to have no answers, and standards that will knock candidates out of the race right off the starting line. Google used to be a big example of this, with a reputation for head-scratching questions. In fact, some of Google’s questions were so bizarre, they were eventually banned from being asked altogether. In 2009, Lewis Lin, a job coach in Seattle, put together a list of 140 questions his clients were asked by Google. We’ve picked 16 of the wildest. Future Google employees should be grateful these questions are no longer on the table. Sean Wolfe, Nathan McAlone, and Caroline Moss contributed reporting on earlier versions of this article. How much should you charge to wash all the windows in Seattle? source Reuters/Kevin P. Casey Why are manhole covers round? source … [Read more...] about 17 Google interview questions that were so tough the company eventually banned them
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caption Some interview questions might actually be designed to confuse you. source Dmitry Smirnov/Strelka Institute/Flickr Sometimes, interview questions can be tricky or confusing. Interviewers ask them to learn more about you – including information you may have been trying to conceal. Here’s how to get around them. Savvy hiring managers can glean a ton of information about you by asking just a few, well-chosen questions. But while they may seem simple, some are actually designed to get you to reveal information you may have been trying to conceal. In other words: they’re trick questions. “To uncover areas that may reflect inconsistencies, hiring managers sometimes ask these tricky questions,” said Tina Nicolai, executive career coach and founder of Resume Writers’ Ink. But they’re not just about exposing your flaws, said Lynn Taylor, a national workplace expert and the author of “Tame Your … [Read more...] about 21 job interview questions that are designed to trick you
Four tips you can use to ace your next interview. Matthew McCreary Published 7:00 am, Monday, June 4, 2018 Photo: Jim Watson | Getty Images Image 1of/1 CaptionClose Image 1 of 1 Photo: Jim Watson | Getty Images How to Answer Interview Questions Like Donald Trump and Barack Obama 1 / 1 Back to Gallery Sometimes, the interview process can feel like a series of 20 questions, where strangers keep digging at uncomfortable experiences or try to trip you up. Even if your interviewers seem impressed with your answers, there’s sometimes no way to tell whether they are just being nice or whether you’re actually separating yourself from the other candidates. The only thing you can really do is prepare and hope for the best. Some people choose to prepare by practicing common interview questions. Your answer … [Read more...] about How to Answer Interview Questions Like Donald Trump and Barack Obama
These 5 questions may well get you exactly the talent you're looking for. Thomas Smale Published 8:00 am, Wednesday, May 30, 2018 Photo: Joe Raedle | Getty Images Image 1of/1 CaptionClose Image 1 of 1 Photo: Joe Raedle | Getty Images 'How Many Big Macs Does McDonald's Sell in a Year?' Is the Right Interview Question for Facebook. What's Yours?? 1 / 1 Back to Gallery Many successful businesses have begun with a brilliant idea, a clear vision of the problem it solves and a determined founder -- eBbay and Amazon being two such examples. Related: 7 Interview Questions To Help You Hire Superstars Yet, while resourceful entrepreneurs can accomplish a lot on their own -- especially during the initial startup phase -- once their idea gains traction, building a team becomes a necessity. Numerous venture … [Read more...] about ‘How Many Big Macs Does McDonald’s Sell in a Year?’ Is the Right Interview Question for Facebook. What’s Yours??
We were overwhelmed with the response we’ve received on our last article. Where we’ve presented 10 wonderful question on Very Secure File Transfer Protocol. Continuing VSFTP interview article we are here presenting you yet another 10 Advance Interview Questions which surely will help you. 10 Basic Vsftp Interview Question/Answers – Part I VsFTP Intervew Questions – Part II Please note vsftpd.conf file is used to control various aspects of configuration as specified in this article. By default, the vsftpd searches for the configuration file under /etc/vsftpd/vsftpd.conf. However, the format of file is very simple and it contains comment or directive. Comment lines begins with a ‘#‘ are ignored and a directive line has the following format. option=value Before we start the Question and their well explained Answer we would like to answer a question “Who is going to attend FTP Interview?”. Well no one. Perhaps no one would be attending FTP … [Read more...] about 10 Advance VsFTP Interview Questions and Answers – Part II