The Anchor Effect: How to Make a Great Impression on Your Interviewer

Ever heard of the “anchor effect”? If you’re unfamiliar with the concept, here’s a quick overview of how it works: When you meet someone new, your brain quickly latches onto assumptions that create the “anchor” for every evaluation you make about them thereafter. Why? The human brain loves patterns and predictably. So, in an attempt… Read more »

Interviewing for a Food & Beverage Position? Start Here.

Are you under- or over-prepared? Are you asking smart questions – or just monopolizing the conversation? Are you coming across as confident – or aggressive? With so much interview advice available online today, it can be tough to know which recommendations are right for you. But don’t worry; just trust our experts! Today, Kinsa presents… Read more »

Want the Upper Hand in Your Next Food & Beverage Interview? Read This!

Time for a little hiring math. In a food & beverage interview: Great questions + Great answers = successful employment connections Admittedly, this isn’t the type of revelation that would rival the likes of those made by Pythagoras or Fibonacci. But it’s a critical equation for anyone looking to get the upper hand in an… Read more »

Interview Silver Bullet? Ask This Follow-up Question to Land the Job You Want in 2017

“So, what keeps you up at night?” While on a job interview, a Kinsa candidate recently posed this follow-up question to the CEO at one of our client companies. The candidate listened to the CEO’s response, and then replied with how he (the candidate) could help solve the CEO’s problem and make the company more… Read more »

The Best Interview Advice You Ever Received: 4 Must-Read Ideas

Conduct a quick Google search for “interview advice” and you’ll get hundreds of millions of hits (we know – we’ve done it!). What food & beverage executive has time for that?!? Don’t worry; you won’t need to clear your schedule to find the sound advice you need. We’ve done the leg work for you. Today,… Read more »

Tips for Surviving a Panel Interview

In our eighth and final interview series installment, we examine techniques you can use to ace a panel interview. If you found this interview series valuable, please let us know by leaving a comment.  Fielding questions from not one, but an entire team of interviewers is enough to put one’s stomach in knots.  After all,… Read more »