Page 4 of 5 FirstFirst ... 2345 LastLast
Results 31 to 40 of 47
  1. #31
    Head Pro
    Join Date
    Jan 2017
    Location
    Surrey
    Posts
    272

    Re: Dream job interview - advice needed!

    Keep at it mate and well done

    Took me SIX interviews with the final one being a three man panel for my new job so keep climbing!!!

  2. #32
    Major Champion bobmac's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2009
    Location
    Lincolnshire
    Posts
    19,215

    Re: Dream job interview - advice needed!

    I went for an interview for a brilliant job several years ago.....and got the job.
    The boss turned out to be a bit of a barsteward.
    In the end I couldn't wait to leave.

    The moral of the story is......... if you don't get the job you might have had a lucky escape.
    Hope you get the job though
    Mad inventor of the www.v-easy.co.uk A knowledgeable person knows lots of stuff, a wise person keeps it to themself

  3. #33
    Head Pro
    Join Date
    Mar 2016
    Location
    surrey
    Posts
    326

    Re: Dream job interview - advice needed!

    Quote Originally Posted by bobmac View Post
    I went for an interview for a brilliant job several years ago.....and got the job.
    The boss turned out to be a bit of a barsteward.
    In the end I couldn't wait to leave.

    The moral of the story is......... if you don't get the job you might have had a lucky escape.
    Hope you get the job though
    Was you self-employed Bob?
    handicap 13.2

  4. #34
    Major Champion bobmac's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2009
    Location
    Lincolnshire
    Posts
    19,215

    Re: Dream job interview - advice needed!

    Mad inventor of the www.v-easy.co.uk A knowledgeable person knows lots of stuff, a wise person keeps it to themself

  5. #35
    Money List Winner
    Join Date
    Dec 2013
    Posts
    5,909

    Re: Dream job interview - advice needed!

    Don't tell him pike.

  6. #36
    Money List Winner Slab's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    Location
    Port Louis
    Posts
    5,039

    Re: Dream job interview - advice needed!

    Quote Originally Posted by njrose51 View Post
    So just to follow up, I now have a third interview this Thursday 11th with the Chief Executive and the Head of HR. Hopefully this will be the last one as its proving tricky to find suitable excuses / time off from work!

    #hope
    #cantsleepatnight
    #universebekind
    Without wishing to raise false hope, this one sounds more like them providing the 'sign off' to the finalist/s selected rather than another typical interview
    Might even be useful to at least be prepared to discuss questions about contracts etc (no point falling at the last hurdle)

    Good luck

  7. #37
    Q-School Graduate
    Join Date
    Oct 2015
    Location
    Taunton, UK
    Posts
    813

    Re: Dream job interview - advice needed!

    My Father-in-Law used to do recruitment in banking. He has some tales to tell. He also has a very interesting interview strategy. I've not got the appendages required for most of his techniques, but I've used adapted forms of some of them in the past with good results.

    I had an interview about 6 years ago for a job I needed, maybe not necessarily wanted. That's another story. Anyhow, on his advice, when I had my chance to ask questions I asked the following sorts of questions...
    When I start who will I be working with? Is it possible to meet the team now?
    It's funny how quickly they changed from 'if you start' to join my use of 'when'. They took me upstairs and I got to meet the chaps and chatted with them. Realised I'd fit in well. So it worked well for me also.
    • TaylorMade RBZ Stage 2 10.5°
    • Adams Tightlies 16°
    • Nike VRS 3 Hybrid 21°
    • Mizuno MX17 4-PW (1" longer)
    • Titleist Vokey 250.08 Oilcan
    • Spalding 56°, 12° bounce
    • Yes Robin Putter

  8. #38
    Challenge Tour Pro
    Join Date
    May 2014
    Location
    Eastbourne East Sussex
    Posts
    510

    Re: Dream job interview - advice needed!

    I am pleased to let you all know I was successful! I am now the Head of Fundraising for the PGA European Tour based at Wentworth. I am very very happy! Thanks for all your words of advice and support!
    2017 Handicap. Jan - 25.1. April - 19.8. May - 20.0. July - 19.7. “Golf is about how well you accept, respond to, and score with your misses much more than it is a game of your perfect shots.” Dr Bob Rotella “Of all the hazards, fear is the worst.” Sam Snead"I know where I am and I know which way I am going. Only winning will satisfy me. You don't think it is possible? It is very possible!" Seve

  9. #39
    Head Pro
    Join Date
    Jan 2017
    Location
    Surrey
    Posts
    272

    Re: Dream job interview - advice needed!

    YESSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSS

    Get in there mate

    WELL DONE!!!!!!!!!!!!

    Quote Originally Posted by njrose51 View Post
    I am pleased to let you all know I was successful! I am now the Head of Fundraising for the PGA European Tour based at Wentworth. I am very very happy! Thanks for all your words of advice and support!
    Driver Ping G LS Tec 9 Degree 65g S Shaft3 Wood Callaway GBB Epic Hzrdus T800 65g S Shaft5 Wood Callaway GBB Epic Hzrdus T800 65g S ShaftHybrid Callaway 4H 22 Degree XR Project X 5.5 R ShaftIrons 4-PW Callaway Steelhead Pro KBS C Taper Lite S ShaftWedges Callaway MD3 50, 54, 58 Deg KBS Tour V S ShaftPutter Tad Moore Handmade TMS Tour 34" Blade

  10. #40
    Tour Winner Khamelion's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2011
    Location
    Newcastle
    Posts
    4,309

    Re: Dream job interview - advice needed!

    Nice one, always good when a plan comes together.
    H4H - HC Challenge

    Khamelion 20.3 -> 19 (19.1)

    Bazzatron 20 -> ???

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  

Latest Golf News

RBC Canadian Open Golf Betting Tips

The PGA Tour are in Canada this week just before the USPGA Championship, check out who we think are going to do well with our RBC Canadian Open Golf Betting Tips

July 26, 2017

Porsche European Open Golf Betting Tips

The European Tour’s first event since a dramatic Open Championship is the Porsche European Open Golf Betting Tips

July 26, 2017

Matt Kuchar looks to push on at Canadian Open

The PGA Tour travels west across the Atlantic to Ontario this week for the RBC Canadian Open. Venezuela’s Jhonattan Vegas defends the title at Glen Abbey GC and Matt Kuchar will look to bounce back strongly after narrowly missing out in The Open Championship at Birkdale.

July 25, 2017

Alexander Levy defends Porsche European Open

After the Open Championship at Royal Birkdale last week, the European Tour travels to Germany for the Porsche European Open. Alexander Levy will be the defending champion at the Green Eagle golf course in Hamburg.

July 25, 2017

The Open 2017: Should the driving range have been out of bounds?

It has had golf fans everywhere talking... Should the driving range have been out of bounds? We look at the crucial rules-related moment in the final round of the Open 2017

July 24, 2017