Looking for a smarter, faster, more accurate way to hire? Scott Wintrip shows you the way in High-Velocity Hiring: How to Hire Top Talent in an Instant. In this book, hiring guru Wintrip teaches you how to turn on the talent tap and keep it flowing. He advises on: Taking emotion out of the process… Continue reading
I was watching The Bachelorette Monday night (don’t judge me!) and thinking about how much the process is like hiring. You… Start with a wide range of prospects Notice who makes a great impression Eliminate unsuitable candidates quickly Narrow the field to a select few Make your final decision The similarities are striking… As you… Continue reading
When you meet someone for the first time, when you’re set up on a blind date, or when you’re looking to hire a babysitter, do you ever check that person out on social media? “Let me just type this name into Facebook (Instagram, Twitter, etc.) and see what pops up,” right? If you check a… Continue reading
In encouraging news about the economy, manufacturing activity grew for a sixth straight month in January, to its strongest point since 2004. However, construction spending dropped sharply in December to its lowest level in more than six years. Manufacturers have been pumping up production to feed their customers’ depleted stockpiles. The ISM said manufacturers’ inventories… Continue reading
The New York Times is reporting that the hiring of temporary workers has surged, good news for staffing agencies, candidates, and the economy. However, employers have been less apt to add permanent workers then they have when demand has risen during previous recessions, illustrating a cautious approach to hiring. What are you seeing in your… Continue reading
Think your interview skills are top notch? Do you find the best of the best–the perfect fit–every time? Bet you have some tough questions in your arsenal….
Just for fun, here’s a collection of 15 Google Interview Questions That Will Make You Feel Stupid. Go ahead, give them a try….