RE: Conducting Telephone Interviews

Subject: RE: Conducting Telephone Interviews
From: John Posada <jposada01 -at- yahoo -dot- com>
To: techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
Date: Tue, 16 May 2006 14:21:55 -0700 (PDT)

> It strikes me that this question would be in terribly
> bad taste under any circumstances. After all, you never
> know if the person you are interviewing may have recently
> lost a loved one, or if someone might think you are engaging
> in agism at their expense (especially a more mature candidate).

While I have not recently lost anyone and cannot address from that
perspective, I might fit in the later category. I can't say that I
would be bothered about the question from the perspective of agism.

I think those who would be bothered from that perspective are those
who are looking to be bothered by something and they might latch onto

Why WOULD I be bothered? I hate being interviewed by those without
imagination and without the ability to think on their own.

John Posada
Senior Technical Writer

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