Today’s KIQ could be construed as somewhat intrusive – even nosy. However, their answer (or non answer, as the case may be) will reveal a lot about an applicant’s suitability and values.
Sometimes, it’s the simplest questions that provide the most insightful answers. Asking a job applicant to explain what they know about your company will reveal their level of perception and passion for the business — as well as whether they bothered to do any homework.
We’ve seen our fair share of strange interview questions, but this week’s KIQ is one of the more unusual ones we’ve come across. It is a question that global telecommunications network equipment provider CEO Gary Smith likes to ask.