Hire the right person or recognize that you have the wrong person in the job and do something about it right now. This is one of the most critical elements to the bottom line of any organization. Human capital. You need to be very careful in the hiring and selection of every single employee. There must be a strong job match in terms of cognitive abilities, thinking style, behavioral traits, interests, work experience and cultural fit. Never fear to replace someone who is not meeting the needs of your organization. The cost of keeping someone that is not the right fit can do more damage to not only your organization fiscally but to the morale of your existing team.
retention becomes a non factor
A pretty catchy title but the subject is deadly serious. Hiring the right staff is a grave matter and could ultimately make the difference between supreme business success or pure mediocrity. Here is a fact: every hire is a… Read More »Grave Matters: Hire Right by Bernie Reifkind