Posts tagged ‘Monty Python’

Monty Python: Negotiating a Job Offer

Yes, sometimes it is like this:


16 January 2010 at 10:43PM Leave a comment

Monty Python’s Flying Circus @ 40

The famous Flying Circus is 40 today! In the spirit of How Not to Get a Job, here is the Vocational Guidance Counsellor sketch:

Wikipedia: The first episode [of Monty Python’s Flying Circus] was recorded on 7 September and broadcast on 5 October 1969.

Hat tip to Dave Banks

5 October 2009 at 11:33PM Leave a comment

Monty Python’s Silly Job Interview

In honor of April Fool’s Day, see the masters Cleese and Chapman demonstrate How Not to Interview:

Gooooood night a ding ding ding ding ding dinnng…

1 April 2009 at 3:30AM Leave a comment

Monty Python on Interviewing

“Get out! Mister Librarian Phipps, seeing as you’re not a gorilla, but only dressed up as one trying to deceive us in order to further your career!”

15 May 2007 at 4:24PM Leave a comment

My Core Ideas

1. "I can't tell you the best way to get a job - because there is no one best way. After 21 years of recruiting, I CAN share things I've seen candidates do to guarantee they DIDN'T get the job."

2. "Most companies don't realize how their recruiting process impacts their candidate pool, and their business. Attention to simple things will result in big improvements."

About the Author

Troy Bettinger, SPHR is a Denver Recruiter, Public Speaker, HR Metrics Analyst and Human Resources Leader who has been recruiting in corporate and municipal environments since 1991.

He specializes in the complete hiring process: defining, sourcing, recruiting, testing, interviewing, offering and orienting new hires. He's also well versed in strategic human resources, college recruiting, diversity recruiting, AAP, EEO, ATS integration, recruiting metrics, social media, recruiting leadership, training and employment branding.


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