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Tag : Good Impressions

25 Oct 2018

How speaking multiple languages enhances your business

Working internationally, we understand the importance of language in business. As a company that is geared towards engendering long term partnerships, we see the ability to communicate directly with clients and candidates in their native language as one of the first steps to building, developing and maintaining excellent relationships. Multilingualism has been shown to have many social, psychological and health advantages, including more rationalised decision making and delayed onset of dementia. Additionally, learning a language provides a skill which, as a […]

17 Aug 2018

Welcome class of 2018!

On the 8th August we welcomed our newest recruits to our Concilium team, forming our biggest intake of graduates so far, with 11 joining the ranks of consultants. All of our new Associate Consultants have, in their first week, had a palpable impact on the office. Their first day at Concilium was run in the same manner it has been since our CEO, Maduka Okeke, founded the business in 2015, with Managing Partner Richard Ogbogbo providing the Associates their first […]

27 Jun 2018

How to ask questions in interviews… 8 helpful hints

“Do you have any questions?”   This comes up in every interview and is your chance to leave a lasting impression.   Apart from the generic  “what’s a typical day?” or “When will I hear back?”, ask questions that will make you stand out. Let the hiring manager know you’re interested…     1. What can you tell me about plans for growth expansion This lets the interviewer know you have long-term ambitions and will let you evaluate these, against […]