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How to nail your next job interview, via text

How to nail your next job interview, via text

Finance
Five steps to ace that job interviewThe next time a recruiter contacts you, don't be surprised if it's by text. Companies are increasingly using personal texts or text-based platforms to open a dialogue and speed up their interview process, in place of early-stage "phoners" or screening calls. By pushing the chat-based systems that function like Slack or Google Apps (eco-systems where so many employees happily co-exist in-house) to the outside of employment, recruiters can get through 10 times as many applicants a day, according to Canvas, a text-based interviewing system. "It is a level of engagement and an efficiency that you can't do with email and phone," says Ann Hightower, director of internal operations at Tx:Team, a physical, occupational and speech therapy company based in India...