Das ka Dum with Dr Bhaskar Das:  If you have two candidates – both with similar credentials –one is a pretty young thing and the other is tall, dark & handsome, who will you select?

25 Feb,2020

Okay, this is a stupid question… you could also call it a waste of question. But then it’s a factor in many a candidate selection. So when we heard last week of the gender being a factor in a leading media organisation, we thought we should ask the Wizard with Words for his view. So without further ado, Das ka Dum with Dr Bhaskar Das. Read on…


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Q. If you have two candidates to choose from – both excellent, similar educational achievements, great to speak with… and one is a pretty young thing and the other is tall, dark and handsome, who would you select and why?


A. one can’t simulate an answer for selection of a candidate on the basis of your parameters. The key consideration that I would focus is skill ,  attitude and openness to learn. All other considerations, as mentioned by you, are socially incorrect and irrelevant for a successful organization.


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