It drives me crazy when people take forever to make a decision. But even I get caught doing it.
Last week I shared with you about my search for a nanny. I’ve been in full swing interview mode and am about to make an offer to someone. Hiring is a great life skill. My nanny search reminded me that your professional life isn’t the only time you have to use these skills.
As with any skill, it becomes rusty when you don’t use it. I’ve been brushing off the cobwebs and getting fast and efficient at assessing candidates. How do you cut through the BS and hire the right person for a job?
All these interviews brought on a flood of memories from my days of owning a cafe and coffee roaster. Being a seasonal employer, I hired over 100 people in the eight years of owning that business (Yikes!). Some positions were salaried full time managers, some hourly baristas. There are key things that span all positions when hiring to get the best person for the job.
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