Self-confidence and concept
However, he has two crucial qualities: He is very self-confident and therefore unbelievably convincing. And he takes heed to an old rule: He shows the gentlemen and the lady first the cold shoulder, which visibly irritates her. Because not a few people almost jump on disinterest.
Finally, he also has a ready-made concept in his pocket, which underpins his competences. Say: He knows what he wants.
What happened if…
I admit, of course, such a behavior is probably exaggerated. Nevertheless, this invites you to an interesting mind game - also in view of the future possibly impending shortage of skilled workers: What happens when applicants simply turn the tables? And what happens if you actually see Springer doing this in an interview?
Will someone try it out and then report it? I think I'm interesting.
What is Springer really looking for?
At Springer, one does not look for employees but young entrepreneurs, so-called Media Entepreneurs - that makes the appearance in the video more logical. Maybe you have actually realized that without truly creative minds you are not fit for the future? Incidentally, in the job description this reads like this:
MEDIA ENTREPRENEURS is an initiative of Axel Springer AG for the implementation of business models around digital media. For this we are looking for talents that are so innovative that you not only invent new jobs for them, but even whole ones Company founded. Are you the creative entrepreneur with entrepreneurial spirit who wants to shape the media of tomorrow? Then we offer you our competence and our know-how from more than six decades of international media experience, a large network of experts and the optimal working environment - individual and suitable for you and your plans. Inspire and convince us of your ideas, we are curious.
Your opinion counts
Your opinion is in demand: For an article in the career world, I still seek opinions. Do you think that's just wrong or does such an applicant have a chance? The article is due to appear in the Career World in October.
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