Assessing candidates the write way

All job applications submitted to SG Warburg & Co, when under the leadership of Siegmund Warburg, were submitted to a handwriting analyst, or graphologist, for close scrutiny.

Mr Warburg was undoubtedly eccentric and, by all accounts, rather nit-picking. But he was a stickler for detail and perfection and demanded it from his staff, maing him ready to go the extra mile to recruit the very best that money could buy.

Read fullĀ article by Emma Bache on Financial Times


  • Pankaj Saxena

    a long and heavily loaded stuff but provides a great insight on the subject graphology rather than what the heading suggests!