Interview Questions for Hiring Process Excellence Leaders

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Interview Questions for Hiring Process Excellence Leaders By Regina M. Clark, CSP Being able to conduct an effective employment interview is critical to having the right people in the right jobs. Often, executives are asked to interview or screen applicants for critical positions and they don’t know how to start the interview or what questions to ask. Every interview should begin with developing rapport or making the interviewee comfortable. Next, the questions begin. Asking the right types of questions is crucial to an effective interview. Never ask questions that are illegal, like ” Are you married? ” Stay away from close ended questions that elicit a yes or no answer unless you need a yes or no answer. For example, “This position requires 50% international travel. Can you manage that?” or “How many years have you been involved with Process Excellence?” are appropriate close ended question . Generic questions like, “ Tell me about yourself ?” or “What are some of your strengths?” can be a waste of time, they do not elicit fact based answered. Let’s face it; anyone can say good stuff about themselves. Specific behavioral questions that are tied to the requirements of the job are the best types of questions to ask. Here are a few behavioral questions that you can use when hiring a process excellence leader. Keep in mind that you are looking for someone that understands the
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This note was uploaded on 04/21/2010 for the course EDS 2009-10-12 taught by Professor Mrmonsieur during the Fall '09 term at Acadia.

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