Featured Articles

KitKat has more than a fifth of Android users

KitKat has more than a fifth of Android users

Android 4.4 is now running on more than a fifth of Android devices, according to Google’s latest figures.

More...
Nvidia introduces five new Quadro cards

Nvidia introduces five new Quadro cards

Nvidia has revamped its Quadro professional graphics line-up with a total of five new cards, two of which are based on…

More...
AMD Tonga XT graphics cards come later

AMD Tonga XT graphics cards come later

According to sources who wish to remain unnamed, we should see an AMD Tonga XT-based graphics card launched sometime in September.

More...
Nvidia Maxwell Geforce 800 comes in September

Nvidia Maxwell Geforce 800 comes in September

Nvidia was always cautious when talking about upcoming Maxwell parts, the first of which was launched back in March and based…

More...
Aerocool Dead Silence reviewed

Aerocool Dead Silence reviewed

Aerocool is well known for its gamer cases with aggressive styling. However, the Dead Silence chassis offers consumers a new choice,…

More...
Frontpage Slideshow | Copyright © 2006-2010 orks, a business unit of Nuevvo Webware Ltd.
Thursday, 18 December 2008 06:23

Employers Hate WoW Players

Written by Nick Farell

Image

Don't put it as an interest on your CV

It does not matter how proud you are of your 19th level Death Knight, under no circumstances list WoW as an interest on your CV.

One recruiter has already been told by an employer not to send them World of Warcraft players. He said there is a belief that WoW players do not have all their focus on the job.  Their attention is elsewhere and their sleeping patterns are often not great.

According to Alleyinsider, Headhunters generally warn WoW players not to mention their hobby on their CV, as many companies will just throw them in the rubbish bin. Some WoW people are under the mistaken delusion that employers will think their WoW addiction has taught them useful things, such as project management and social skills.

Employers apparently are not buying it and just think WoW players are simply a waste of space and will not waste company air by hiring them.

More here.
Last modified on Friday, 19 December 2008 05:45

Nick Farell

E-mail: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
blog comments powered by Disqus

 

Facebook activity

Latest Commented Articles

Recent Comments