Why should I hire you from the outside when I could promote someone from within?


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Blessing said: (Oct 21, 2017)  
Thank you for that question, you can hire me from outside because I have aa unique and creative approach to any task I undertake. Every company needs creativity, so combined creativity from me and employees outside can lead to abundant fruits which will move the company forward to its next level.

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Sunny said: (Aug 26, 2017)  
In my opinion, I'm doing a job which was correctly apt for my skills and knowledge. Whether I'm reporting to a younger one or superior body that doesn't matter I feel comfortable with any situation.

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Ayanda Vanessa Shange said: (Jul 4, 2017)  
You should hire me from the outside because I might bring fresh ideas to the business, make sure people become more interested about your company and keep it going to the next level.

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Indira said: (Jun 19, 2017)  
As per my view new people will give new ideas and new energy will come to our company.

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Vijay Rana said: (Jun 16, 2017)  
If you are hiring from outside then it means that you are searching for a creative, fresh energetic and a guy with new ideas.

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Kailash said: (May 31, 2017)  
Yes, you can promote your employee but every company needs a new fruit to come up with the new ideas, knowledge which can improve company's status and helps in increase the financial position of the organisation.

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Mhlea said: (May 11, 2017)  
Because having dissimilar values and countless practices from outside will definitely support your company's purpose.

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Sellaoui Adel said: (Apr 30, 2017)  
Because the outside employee really wants to work and must prove himself in the company as it depends on your employment. People from outside will create different cultures in your company and this makes your company better.

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Puru said: (Apr 25, 2017)  
Best employees with required skills and talent is always hired from outside as they have new and innovative ways of handling team.

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Mohame Dlamineayad said: (Apr 24, 2017)  
Because an employer from outside really wants to work and he must prove himself in the company also it depends on your hiring. People from outside will create different cultures in you company and this makes your company the best.

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Zerara Aissam said: (Apr 24, 2017)  
Someone from outside wants really to work and do his best to prove himself and shows his talent and capacities, you are looking for the best whatever his nationality.

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Pulipati Manjusree said: (Apr 22, 2017)  
Yes, sir, You have many options for this job at outside. But, I don't know rest. I think have all qualities and requirements for this job. I had a bit experience in this field which I work in the previous. And I hope this will help in upcoming days in my career future. You may think these only words but I can make it action until and unless I get a chance. To prove myself and my ideas.

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Naved said: (Mar 26, 2017)  
Change is inevitable, change give the new ways to the fresh ideas. So the hiring from outside of the company will give way for the different thinkings to welcome outside the company as some other experience could be more beneficial sometimes.

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Vikatoria Nakaora said: (Mar 13, 2017)  
Yes, that is true but taking a new person-year may give you more ideas and be able to think outside the box and get things done at a faster pace.

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Shabbir Pasha said: (Jan 25, 2017)  
Yes sir, promoting an existing employee is a very good and positive approach but like upgrade to new technologies from old one it is always much effective that fresh new thought mixed with an experienced thought.

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Sriram said: (Jan 5, 2017)  
You see, there's something that counts as 'experience' in job.

As an insider person would have more experience, he would be an apt choice.

But it's applicable when you are concerned with only getting the job done.

Contrary to that, when a new person joins a company, he'd see it through a new angle, since his mind is still fresh, he'd be ready to try new things, instead of following the old procedure. And it has a high chance of improving the efficiency of your company.

So it would be better to hire someone like me who has a mind for analysis, rather than someone who'd just be more than happy to keep the ways as they are and stagnating the progress.

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Sujith said: (Jan 5, 2017)  
There is always a difference in having drinking water from your own well and packaged water delivered to you.

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Nupur Somankar said: (Nov 17, 2016)  
If you are hiring from outside then it means that you are searching for a creative, fresh energetic and a guy with new ideas.

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Muhammad Ikram said: (Nov 10, 2016)  
Everybody has its own ability, not 5 fingers are equal so company can get best employee with innovation ideas and creativity which would be future of the company.

Thank you.

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Deepanshu said: (Nov 4, 2016)  
I am too sorry that because every company searching fresh talent for their company so I am best suitable for this position.

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Akshay Raj said: (Aug 24, 2016)  
Sir,

You are not only hiring an employee from outside, you are hiring new talent, new ideas and innovation.

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Ashish Burman said: (Jul 21, 2016)  
Sir if that was so then you should not have been in this room interviewing us!

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Sruthi said: (Jul 10, 2016)  
Maybe they don't have any complete knowledge about the subject. So searching for others more knowledge and skilled persons.

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Parminder said: (Jun 10, 2016)  
Maybe he/she is not qualifying the criteria you need for promotion.

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Sheinji said: (Apr 22, 2016)  
In my own perspective point of view, a new employer is someone that can give fresh ideas that can improve to the company which I think every company needed so I think your company deserves more interesting and new ideas and I think I am the best person that suit to it.

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Nihar said: (Mar 30, 2016)  
Sir, I am sorry.

If somebody there in your company who can justify it by promoting to this position, then I will not be sitting in front of you & have an interview here. So you are looking someone who are passionate like me.

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Hemanth said: (Feb 24, 2016)  
Promoting trusted employees of yours is good to some extent, but Hiring me at this point of time instead of promoting internal employee is better choice. Because if I am moving from current organization to yours my ideas and thought process in work will be new and effective to your organization that will ultimately leads to mutual growth i.e., for organization and me as well. I believe new association will be always good for an organization.

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Irfn Ahmed Khan said: (Feb 14, 2016)  
First of promotion creates vacancy so it is required to be filled. Secondly, in this modern world everything is improving every day. New person may bring a new tale attitude that may transform the organisation.

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Jayanand Shanbhag said: (Feb 4, 2016)  
You can take anyone from within. But sir, hiring me or someone from outside might just give you the impetus you are looking for and see the talents of us people.

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Sunil said: (Feb 1, 2016)  
Yes, of course! you can and you will. But hire person from outside not only for that person but also for company because an organization always look for best talent, new idea new innovation and who can give their best to organization that's the same thing you are looking for that's why you are conducting interview and giving your precious in it.

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Delim said: (Oct 4, 2015)  
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It's good idea to promote the existing employee, because they know the situation and condition and how to act in urgent time. But you need to fix the urgent thing with the smart work not with the hard work. So exactly you need a trick to fix that, like combine the existing employee with the new one.

So the new one will give your company the fresh idea while your employee carry out this fresh idea. It will be stronger.

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Vikash Vk said: (Sep 27, 2015)  
Sir you very well know that human is the most important asset of any organisation a a various. Company can have same physical resource and finance but to win over competitors you must.

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Joice George said: (Sep 24, 2015)  
Sir, if I am hire outside, the new innovative ideas and work style of person is get combine with existing ideas of inside. It will give a fruitful approach to achieve market demands as market is continuously changing.

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Mannu said: (Sep 11, 2015)  
You are not only hiring employee from outside, you are hiring new ideas, new talent, innovation.

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Tammy Lee said: (Jul 21, 2015)  
I could give you a lot of reasons why you should hire me. With a list of experience and loads of personality that goes with it. That is the perfect recipe for excellent businessman. Even if they have been there for years, don't mean they know what it take to move the business forward.

If you have that thought process, I will tell you, you would never be prosperous. If you are at the top of field and excelling tremendously. I would tell do not hire me, because what you doing now is working. But, if you want your company to reach it's highest level of potential. I am that person.

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Reddy said: (Jul 2, 2015)  
I am having good knowledge in your domain, if you take me in your company I will give good business to your company.

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Dr. Abhijit said: (Jun 29, 2015)  
Yes Sir, definitely you could have promoted someone within the organisation for this position. But the present employee must have seen only the present aspect and working strategy within the organisation. Being a outsider at present I can see various aspects from outside. I have worked in the same field with other strategies I can complete the same work with innovations with another aspect.

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Akshay Patel said: (Jun 26, 2015)  
Sir as we all know there is always room at the top as this phrase you can see the passion and charm to do work which I have that you can't get from another person who is even more qualified than me. I will give you guarantee to do my work with great courage.

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Mark Jonel P. Jarabe said: (Jun 3, 2015)  
Sir its good to hear hiring someone from within but you know everyone deserves a chance. I was trained and experience working from different agency which enhanced my capabilities which could help our company to grow more. It was my very best asset in order to fully accomplished our targets and plans.

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Swathi said: (Jun 1, 2015)  
Yes Sir/Madam, definitely you can hire existing employee for this position, at the same time here the position needs a candidate who can perform responsibilities in a innovative manner, as I feel like existing employee may knows better about your org and activities so that he can perform well, but I can surely say that if your can hire some new employee, he will be helpful in giving best process/ technology ideas of what he learnt from the past experience/outside market.

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Tarun Prithivi said: (May 25, 2015)  
Maybe for an eye wash so that your company may make some misappropriation of fund for income tax purpose or may be you are so jobless so that you may want to kill our time.

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Venkatakrishnan said: (May 20, 2015)  
Because you have called me for an interview that itself shows that you need a person who could be a change.

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Ubayadualla said: (May 11, 2015)  
I had some experiences from my previous company, so I have done work in your company for best.

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Mohamed said: (Apr 7, 2015)  
For the provision of human resource recruitment and qualification based personnel of all cadres even if staff from outside or inside the country to suit the requirements of the ministry of labour and workers.

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Nibedita said: (Apr 2, 2015)  
Yes sir, Promoting an existing employee is a very good & positive approach. But like upgrade to new technology from old one it is always much effective that a fresh new thought mixed with an experience thought.

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Basudev said: (Mar 19, 2015)  
As a freshers I have not sufficient knowledge. I think your company give a chance to show my skill.

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Sam said: (Feb 27, 2015)  
If you wanted to promote the candidate from within, then you wouldn't be taking my interview.

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Lisa said: (Feb 9, 2015)  
Well I believe that you should give me a chance and I can prove to you that I am the right person for this job.

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Santhosh said: (Dec 29, 2014)  
Sir I am experienced in the work so I can use experience hear that would definitely benefit for your organization.

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Kamlesh Gandhi said: (Dec 23, 2014)  
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Why do we upgrade to new technology when the old one is still helping us. Same way we need to upgrade human resources for betterment of the organization and to bring in new ideas.

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