Can You Afford to Put Up with Substandard Thinkers?

Can You Afford to Put Up with Substandard Thinkers?

I’m really intrigued with the concept that “A-players hire A-players, while B-players hire C-players.”  In other words, top talent actively seeks to surround themselves with other top talent. They are energized and challenged by others who are at, or above, their skill level. However B-players don’t want to have their middle-of-the-pack position challenged, so they […]

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Interview Questions to Determine Critical Thinking Skills

Everyone wants to hire strong critical thinkers, but what’s the best way to go about doing so? Assessments? Reference checks? Interview questions? Adecco released an infographic with some suggested interview questions to determine critical thinking ability. What do you think of these questions? What questions do you ask in interviews to target cognitive ability? Please include […]

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New Webinar: The Next Gen Leadership Crisis: 7 Critical Competencies You Can’t Ignore

New Webinar: The Next Gen Leadership Crisis: 7 Critical Competencies You Can’t Ignore

You’re invited to a webinar hosted by HCI.org! The Next Gen Leadership Crisis: 7 Critical Competencies You Can’t Ignore Date: Thursday, Sept 4th, 2014 Time: 1:00 EDT Register here. A perfect storm is upon us.  And it’s a storm we created.  After years of budget slashing, cost control, and cutting training/mentoring programs, the Baby Boomers that […]

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