The candidate has a record of business failures. I don’t think I’ll hire him, but curiosity gets the better of me.
“What went wrong with the restaurant you opened downtown?”
“We closed it at lunch time, as someone told us later. But I do care about my employees.”
“And what happened to the gas station? It should have fetched high returns.”
“We invested in state of the art technology. But the building lacked the infrastructure for cars to drive up to the fourth level.”
“Hmmm… that was unfortunate. Where do you think you fit in our organization?”
“Business Development Head.”