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Elke Kummer

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  • The roll your eyes test

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    Harry Gooding, 15 April 2016   There are a great many things that make the graduates we work with as valuable to our customers as they are. Let me start again, because if I don’t re-write that sentence now the rest of this blog post is going to be filled with my regret at a
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  • The best pizza in the world has 8 ingredients

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    Harry Gooding, 22 July 2016   Let’s start by playing a bit of a game. First round of this game is this. Imagine a sheer cliff, water at the bottom, grass at the top, blistering sunshine. There is the most extraordinary orange water slide looping its way down this vast cliff, the bottom end 50
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  • Say nothing more than YES

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    Elke Kummer, 13 September 2016   An introduction… I am a proud Arch Graduate myself, and let me tell you life after finally working in my dream job, joining a company I really believe in – is not just going ‘back to normal’ – it’s even better! Before I get into that however, let’s rewind
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  • One of those really brilliant people – so interesting and so interested

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    Caty Scott, 12 August 2016   The other day I came out of an interview raving about the candidate I’d just had the pleasure of spending some time with. When Harry asked what it was about this candidate that stood out, that was my headline conclusion. They were both so interesting and so interested. Of
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  • New businesses, new demands and new skills = new ways of hiring

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    Harry Gooding, September 30, 2016   As we’ve discussed many times in this blog, the world is changing faster with every day that passes. The invention of new technology sparks the innovation of even more state-of-the-art technology. Things happen faster, more efficiently, more digitally and more effectively than ever. With this has come the advent
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  • It will take more than instant gratification to retain the generation of instant gratification

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    Harry Gooding, 9 September 2016   Ladies and Gentlemen, this week I’d like to start with a bit of a game. Please try to think back over the last month of your lives and try to remember the longest you’ve had to wait for something after ordering/asking for/buying it. Have you got one? I’ll tell
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  • Go where the other team isn’t

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    Harry Gooding, 16 September 2016 It’s been another fantastic week here at Arch Graduates. We’ve assessed a new batch of awesome grad and we think we’ve found some of the next team we’ll bring into the business. I was also lucky enough to attend a breakfast with Sir Clive Woodward. These two things are not
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  • Being where you wanna be

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    Elke Kummer, 14 October 2016   We have all asked ourselves the question whether we are ready for ‘real’ life, the one after graduating from university. So far most of us have lived in a pretty protected environment, challenged only by our lecturers, getting our social commitments sorted and taking part in sports competitions. For
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  • A few slices of tomato and mozzarella drizzled with olive oil and yeast

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    Last week we talked about how potential is a bit like “raw ingredients”. About how potential is the ‘latent qualities’ you’ve got that fit the ‘latent qualities’ a business might need. The example we talked about was how for a data analyst position you might not have used SQL querying before but the ‘latent qualities’
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  • Free Range Web: Looks like a great night was had by all. Congratulations to you and your team
  • Lucy Hastings: I have been following your teams progress and I must say I am impressed. Lots of luck to you.
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