What’s Your Talent Strategy?

What’s Your Talent Strategy?

Experts portend the next sustained wave of business failures won’t be because of a lack of innovation or poor disaster recovery practices; they will fail because they cannot attract, recruit, and retain talent. What’s your plan to not be one of them? Linda Team of...
Hiring Problems You Probably Have

Hiring Problems You Probably Have

You face all kinds of obstacles month-to-month and year-to-year running your business. You’ve managed the product and service thing, the sales thing, and the leadership thing but the talent acquisition thing… not so much. Hiring is not taught in business school nor is...
That Thief Bias

That Thief Bias

“This is the one. I can feel it!”   You can’t wait to get the interview over with so you can hire her and get on with business. What’s the problem here? It’s that thief – bias – taking away the possibility that someone else is actually the better choice....
The Talent Attraction Silver Bullet

The Talent Attraction Silver Bullet

The most common hiring problem I hear from business leaders is how hard it is to find talent. Usually the conversation is heavily weighted with complaints about the poor quality of choices in the talent pool and how things need to change to make these people easier to...
Hiring Team | We Think We Are Coordinating

Hiring Team | We Think We Are Coordinating

In a coffee shop last week I asked three random people for their definition of integrity. They all played along. Suited guy, “Doing what you say you are going to do.”   Brightly colored hair lady, “Being honest.”   Serious looking lady, “Choosing to do the right...