Powerful how a simple line can be. Here’s words of wisdom from some amazing people our history has known when it comes to hiring or recruitment.
1. ”Do not hire a man (or woman) who does your work for money, but him (or her) who does it for the love of it.” - Henry David Thoreau
When your staff is aligned with your vision and the higher purpose, they work tenfolds more than the promise of money.
2. “You need to have a collaborative hiring process.” – Steve Jobs
“When we hire someone, even if they are going to be in marketing, I will have them talk to the design folks and the engineers.”, Steve jobs explained. Team dynamics is important to take use of people’s different skill sets. How they work together is a good indication of potential success. Thus how you hire them and mix them together is imperative than just building up related skills.
3. ”I hire people brighter than me and then I get out of their way.” - Leo Lacocca, Chrysler’s former CEO.
70% of the word “succession” is the word “success.” To be a true, great leader you must think about and prepare for the future of your business/organization. To make that happen, you should hire brilliant people that fills your company’s gaps, human talent that is impactful in the long term. At Zero Fee Recruiter, we will qualify the brilliant choice from the sea of applicants, so you can hire the right one.