Hiring in 2020: Hire the RIGHT Person the First Time

“The worst thing about having an average employee are not the mistakes they’re going to make, the worse thing is they are taking up space that could be occupied by someone phenomenal.” – Bill Gates Too many times over the past few years, we have seen companies small and large not taking the time to hire right the first time with the excuse or rationale that “I’m just too busy, I don’t have time.” It’s a well-known FACT that when […]

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A Bad Hiring Decision Costs MORE Than JUST MONEY!

We’ve known for a while that a bad hiring decision can cost companies a shockingly large amount of money.  In fact, depending on the role, a bad hire can cost a company anywhere from 25% to 250% of their first years salary! (Source: Dice) We’ve outlined WHY it costs a company so much money (ranging from wasted salaries to training costs), but now there is more to consider than just lost money – what about GRIEF?

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