25 Mar 2021

How does Bias manifest itself in your workplace and what to do about it.

How does Bias manifest itself in your workplace and what to do about it. My friend recently got a job in a financial loans call centre. She brought up a discovery of her own. She told me that her colleagues with ethnic names were found cha...

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11 minutes

15 Mar 2021

Why should you treat your candidates as your customers?

To start off, here’s a bit about me. I come from a Marketing background and when I joined My Recruitment +. I was first overwhelmed by the complex functionalities of the HR product and why they existed. However, I came to realise that even...

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11 minutes

10 Dec 2020

5 Ideas to Spice Up your Video Interviews

Video interviews are the latest, tech-savvy candidate-screening tool for managers and recruiters. However, the general consensus across social media and HR forums is that video interviews are too-commonly disliked by job-seekers. They are ...

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9 minutes

13 Aug 2020

Psychometric Talent Assessment: Its history, methods & benefits

WHAT IS IT. Talent Assessment is synonymous with psychometric assessments. Psychometrics is a field of psychology study that develops frameworks and theories related to testing, measurement, and assessment of metal capabilities. Psychometr...

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24 minutes

9 Jul 2020

5 Benefits of Psychometric Assessments

Psychometric testing has been globally recognised for its ability to accurately assess the attributes that are the constructs of an individual. Infact, psychometric assessment was used in World War I, and in Ancient China!  Before we dive ...

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9 minutes

5 Jun 2020

The 4 Psychometric Talent Assessment Methods

The inaccuracies of today’s current recruitment process are becoming impossible to overlooked- we’re humans, we make mistakes, we all know and acknowledge this! We can accept the fact that we make mistakes and that others make mistakes.. H...

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15 minutes

27 May 2020

Introducing Video-Interview based AI-Talent-Assessment

If you don’t know how to do something, what is the first thing you do? You ‘Google it’. Whatever question you ask, Google will bring up pages of results that consist of hundreds of videos and articles. Videos make the world go round the… W...

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12 minutes

20 May 2020

The Business Case for Video-Based Big-5 Psychometric Assessments

In the corporate world, the process of recruitment is carried out in this order; call-to-recruit, receiving applications, phone screening, live interviews, analysis of candidate’s interviews, final interviews…and then onboarding and ...

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12 minutes

10 Mar 2020

How do Startups Compete with Corporates for Talent?

In this episode, I sit down with Bernt Schindler to discuss how small businesses and start-ups can compete with larger brands for talent. There are positives and negatives to both these types of organisations. One is agile and offers expos...

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8 minutes

4 Mar 2020

Should You Hire Entrepreneurs? With Bernt Schindler | Anwar Khalil

This week I sat down with Bernt Schindler to discuss whether hiring entrepreneurs is a good idea for your business. Is the threat of them leaving your business worth worrying about? How do you best manage that? Bernt has decades of experie...

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12 minutes

5 Feb 2020

6 Key Questions To Ask Yourself When Looking For A New Hire

Hiring new employees can be a very time consuming and expensive process. Consequently, employee retention should always be top of mind. It’s far more effective to retain your top talent instead of having to replace them. Particularly...

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8 minutes

18 Dec 2019

3 Tips to Help Your Organisation Hire for Soft Skills

Soft vs Hard Skills. What’s the Difference? Soft skills refer to factors that are usually difficult to learn or measure by quantitative methods. This generally means ‘essential’ skills that are increasingly a prerequisite to applying learn...

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8 minutes