University students didn’t fit the bill for management training in Hong Kong. Picture: Getty Images
Jason Wordie
Opinion

Opinion

Then & Now by Jason Wordie

When qualities, not qualifications, counted in the job market in Hong Kong

  • It may seem hard to believe today, but there was a time when candidates for management trainee courses who held degrees were considered a risk
  • Recruiters saw them as overqualified for the tasks of entry-level positions, and looked more to candidates’ personal qualities
University students didn’t fit the bill for management training in Hong Kong. Picture: Getty Images
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