Thread regarding IBM layoffs

IBM's Recruiting Style

I remember a talk back when I was at the UW — a representative from IBM came and gave an info session to about 100 students from comp-sci and comp-e. We were all ears. I distinctly remember that the rep talked to us for about an hour, and that for at least 20 minutes of the talk, she lectured us on the importance of wearing a suit to your job interview. She herself was wearing a suit, of course. If I recall correctly, none of the students were wearing suits, but several of them, including me, were wearing looks of astonishment. Twenty whole minutes — a third of the pitch — was on how important it is to dress professionally when seeking a job.

I don't think any of those 100 students applied there.

Source: />

by | Post ID:
854 views | 2 replies (last )
Comment! It's anonymous! Reply to this post anonymously by submitting the form near the bottom of the page!

2 replies (most recent on top)

Eons ago... This was done in the 90s...

by | Post ID:

I'm curious, how long ago was this?

by | Post ID:

Post a reply

:

Related pages


apple willowbrook mall houstonlowes menardsruby tuesday kokomo inhow much does a whole foods cashier makeleap frog stockchevron corporation careersadvance auto district manager salaryaai textron jobsdevon energy share priceyahoo sunnyvale officehanes brand corporate officedavid lesaramn healthcare companyconocophillips companyiaci stockkmart bath towelsfreeport-mcmoran copper & gold inc fcxpearson shares priceprometheus san diegoomnicare employee portalhoneywell mplseog resources canadajourneys omaha neexpress scripts call center locationscraigslist.org westchesterxom stock price after hourshulsey yardid channel att uversebig 5 sporting goods ontario oregoninovalon glassdoorhealthsouth ft worthapple store in northbrookbecton dickinson marylandmst san diegoapple store dallas galleriacoeur d alene minesweatherford bakersfieldl3 stratis addressbaker hughes pakistan contacthoneywell layoffsexpress scripts fort worthpepsico ciobob wilson memorial grant county hospitalsalary of ceo of tcselmer fudd soundshuntington ingalls industries stocksikorsky aircraft layoffsaig office nycmst at&tlockheed martin worthwww.elmhurstmemorialhospitalapple store baybrookava hahnfreescale semiconductor chandlersears paducahchase branches in floridawyndham tickerl3 stratis addressadp new jerseystamford mall apple storedish network tickerapple store green hills mallsyntel employee benefitsfdml stockpark west medical center knoxville tnhalliburton oil fieldtd lloydminsteratt forumswww.att.nwtsafeway stock tickeravaya inc stock