8/25/07

Understanding workplace culture through recruitment videos

More and more organisation's are using videos as a recruitment tool.

Some of them are sophisticated whereas others are functional. However, as a job seeker, recruitment videos provides an opportunity to understand an organisations work place culture.

Here are some tips from CollegeJournal.com on how to understand an organisations culture through their recruitment videos.

Quick Tips for Viewing Recruitment Videos

1. Look for clues about company's work environment and culture.
2. Critique the quality. A well-made video suggests the company is serious about recruiting.
3. Be skeptical of videos that are too promotional.
4. Consider what isn't being shown.