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Candidate Secretly Films Job Interview (Video)

As it's Friday we thought we'd have a bit of fun today. We found this great old clip on YouTube. Any resemblance to the recruitment practises of a famous Wall Street securities firm, renowned for multiple interviews and no job offer at the end, is purely coincidental.

Firms Target IT Staff For Chop As Downturn Bites

UBS is said to be the latest firm to be busy chopping IT heads. Our sources have revealed that over 100 IT staff will be made redundant over at UBS in London early next week. Investment banks have put off a number of large IT projects in order to save on costs, and are squeezing IT support as headcount generally shrinks. Citi CEO Vikram Pandit told analysts last month that he is looking to reduce his firm's cost base by up to 20%, and that IT costs are very much in the line of fire.

Cross-Dressing Trader Latest


Remember Andrew Tong ? He was the former SAC Capital trader who claimed that his boss urged him to get more in touch with his feminine side as, allegedly, he thought that Tong would be able to make more money for the firm by being less aggressive.