During an interview: The supervisory-related questions

In virtually all industries it is an accepted truism that an employee’s relationship with their supervisor (or boss) will be a strong predictor of a successful  job “fit.” It is important to discover how well they’ve gotten along with previous supervisors, and what they look for in a supervisor/employee relationship. Use these kinds of questions […]

Ban the box, are you aware of what your company policy is?

In October 2014, President Obama signed an executive order making it easier for individuals with criminal records to find jobs. The “Ban the Box” initiative has been growing across the country, with many states, counties, and municipalities enacting legislation making it illegal for employers to inquire about criminal convictions before a formal offer of employment. […]