Essential Skills Training: Confident Recruitment and Selection Interviewing

8:45 AM - 5:00 PM, Friday, March 27, 2015 - AmCham China Conference Center

This course will be delivered in Chinese.

This highly practical course provides a step-by step approach to the recruitment and selection process, with tips and techniques to help you to structure interviews, ask the critical questions and present your company in the best possible light. The ultimate aim of the course is to give you the confidence and reassurance that you’ve recruited the person who is the best match for the role.

What will I learn?
- Confidently recruit the right person for your vacancy.
- Understand the importance of getting it right.
- Use the most effective recruitment options.
- Refine the job description to make sure you know what your ideal candidate looks like.
- Know the steps to plan and prepare for an interview.
- Think from an organizational perspective and present your company in the best possible light.
- Maintain your focus on the interview's primary objectives.
- Make effective decisions about candidates.

Is it right for me?
This is an essential introductory course for anyone involved in and new to the recruitment and selection process or those with experience wanting to brush up their skills.

- Preparing for Interviews
Using job descriptions and person specifications
Interview objectives and structuring an interview plan for each candidate

- Preparing the interview room
Selecting an appropriate interview time and venue
Style of interview – one-on-one, board, panel, who should attend

- Conducting the Interview
Creating an open environment so that the candidate is encouraged to open up and relax
Overcoming barriers to communication using positive body language
Keeping the interview on track and using effective listening and questioning skills
How to take notes – recording information for future use

- After the Interview
Reviewing candidate qualities, attributes and skills against set criteria
Selecting the right candidate – evaluating performance, strengths and weaknesses

Trainer: Lynn He
Lynn He has accumulated more than 16 years HR experience in MNCs (e.g. KPMG, WesTrac, BASF, Cummins, DSM) and gained rich knowledge and skills in various HR functions like talent acquisition, employee relationship, performance management and organization development.

Coffee, lunch and light refreshments will be provided during breaks.

AmCham China Conference Center
No. 10 Jintongxi Road, The Office Park, Tower AB 6th Floor

8:45-9:00AM - Registration
9:00AM-12:00PM - Morning Session
12:00-1:00PM - Lunch
1:00-5:00PM - Afternoon Session

Cardholding members advanced discounted online price: RMB 2,000
Non-cardholding employees of member companies: RMB 2,000
Non-members: RMB 2,500

Special Registration Information:

You must register in advance. Walk-ins will not be accepted. Attendees need to pay by March 29th, 2015. Limited spots are available and attendance is given on a first-come, first-served basis.

AmCham China Events:
Events have limited seating so to ensure your attendance we encourage advance online registration and payment for ALL events. We cannot guarantee entry to anyone not registered in advance. All AmCham China events are in English unless stated otherwise. Please also be aware that the Member Advanced Price is only for members who register AND pay online prior to the closing date and time for this event. Members who do not register and pay online will be charged the At-The-Door price.

This event is off-the-record.

For more information, please contact: Caroline Wang, Tel: (8610) 8519-0892, Email: [email protected].

Cancellation Policy:
If you cannot attend an event for which you have registered, please cancel your registration no later than one business day prior to the event. If you fail to notify AmCham China of your cancellation in a timely fashion, you will be charged for event costs.

To cancel you can 1) call 8519-0828 and leave a voicemail message including your name, and event title and date, 2) email [email protected], or 3) cancel online if you registered for the event through the website. Thank you for your cooperation and helping AmCham China maintain the quality of its events.

Please note: Requests for official payment receipts for 2013 (fapiao) must be submitted to AmCham China before December 25, 2013. Requests made after that time will not be accommodated. Please contact [email protected].

Visit the original source and full text: The American Chamber of Commerce in the People's Republic of China