Week of June 30, 2017
Best Reads of the Week
The Fallacy of Recruiting Star Talent
A cautionary story of companies that forget while poaching that the success often hinges on the environment an outstanding performer works in. If you’re hiring star talent and think they’ll instantly beef up your organization’s performance, think again.
Go for Culture Add, Not Culture Fit
I’ve despised the phrase “culture fit.” In its place, I now use Culture Add. An example would be the Rooney Rule used in American Football – It mandates that an NFL team must interview at least one minority candidate for head coach and general manager jobs.… Continue Reading »