If you’re in the fortunate position of having many qualified applicants, ask some of these out-of-the-box questions. The best candidates tend to give you the most thoughtful and refreshingly creative responses.
A. What’s the Square Root of Nine?
The questions that I find most valuable to set A-players apart from the rest are questions that don’t necessarily apply to expertise associated with the potential position. Seeing how people react to unexpected questions shows a lot about how they work under pressure and their ability to adapt. – Josh York, GYMGUYZ