ERIC Number: EJ674363
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2003
Reference Count: 0
Helping Interviewees Tell Their Stories.
Ralston, Steven M.; Kirkwood, William G.; Burant, Patricia A.
Business Communication Quarterly, v66 n3 p8-22 Sep 2003
Notes that employers' use of behavioral description interviews has increased dramatically within the past decade. Explains that behavioral description questions require respondents to tell stories and that storytelling is now critical to applicants' success in employment interviews. Presents criteria to judge the effectiveness of applicants' stories and demonstrates how business communication instructors might use these criteria to help applicants tell better stories. (PM)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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