3 Ways Pre-Employment Assessments Can Reveal Red Flags

Jenna SpinelleChecking Candidate References, Checking References, Finding Top Quality Candidates, Interview for Attitude, Personality

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Recent incidents of violence around the country remind us of the fact that people can have dark qualities to their personalities. Those tendencies can hamper performance on the job and interpersonal relations within an organization. Aptitude tests can help uncover potentially threatening or relevant information about a candidate’s attitude as part of the interview process. … Read More

How to Get a Candidate Reference [Full eBook]

Stephanie TroianoCandidate Selection Process Strategy, Checking Candidate References, Finding Top Quality Candidates, Promotion & Employee PerformanceLeave a Comment

In case you missed it! We are happy to provide you a free copy of our full eBook on how to successfully obtain a candidate reference every time. This fact-filled guide offers you tips to navigate the process as well as tools to overcome common objections to getting a reference. Just click on the image … Read More

Great Questions to Ask Your Candidate’s References

FletcherCandidate Selection Process Strategy, Checking Candidate References, Checking References, Closing the Deal with Candidates, Listening and Communication, News

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Checking candidates’ references is an essential but occasionally carelessly completed step in the hiring process. At the most basic level, you want to verify employment dates and the job title(s) associated with a reference. More importantly, getting feedback from past supervisors can be invaluable. Their input can support or contradict your impressions, in either case … Read More

The NFL and How ‘Problem Generators’ Affect 5 Components of Your Business

FletcherChecking Candidate References, Company Culture and Environment, Interview for Attitude, Interview for Culture Fits, News, The Latest

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Football, and in particular the NFL, is a big part of my life. Not only do I enjoy the game and all it has personally done for me, I enjoy all the lessons about business management it has to offer. In the latest rounds of NFL scandals the Miami Dolphins offensive lineman Richie Incognito was … Read More