Brace, a market researcher and professor of market research at Bristol Business School, UK, shows market researchers and students, as well as social researchers and political opinion and advocacy pollsters, how to plan, structure, and create any type of structured interview for data collection.
Using an internet-enabled PC with webcam, candidates are able to record a structured interview - which is structured to suit each client's role, helping to bring to life a previously one-dimensional text-based CV.
The intervention group participants with a high level of hostility had reductions from baseline in systolic blood pressure during the high stress periods of the stress/anger structured interview, while their control counterparts did not show reductions.
It says it needs a wide range of community representatives and volunteers to assist in the structured interview process which assesses a range of personal qualities, attitudes and skills which are desirable in a doctor.
In this first study of light therapy for pregnant women, 16 patients treated for 3 weeks had a moderate improvement of 49% in their scores on the Structured Interview Guide for the Hamilton Depression Rating Scale, Seasonal Affective Disorders Version (SIGH-SAD).
Structured interviews are not only more reliable, but it is also possible that a more highly structured interview affords less opportunity for the interviewer to be influenced by applicant impression management tactics (Campion et al., 1997; Dipboye & Gaugler, 1993).