Tuesday, May 29, 2007

Please Complete the Application and Build Something

Imagine the next time you go for a job interview, someone doesn’t ask you what your biggest weakness is, but rather, plugs you into a LEGO building challenge that reveals your biggest weakness is being out of touch with creativity, fun and lightheartedness. Apparently the HR folks at Google have been hosting job fairs in which part of the recruitment is an introduction to Google culture – fun, creative exercises – like a LEGO building contest – that help them separate the wheat from the chaff. Check it out here.