Just how effective is a telephone interview?

Fletcher, Clive
June 1997
People Management;6/26/1997, Vol. 3 Issue 13, p49
Evaluates the effectiveness of telephone job interviews. Advantages and disadvantages of telephone interviews; Interviewer and interviewee's notion regarding telephone interviewing; Tips for interviewers and interviewees on the subject.


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