Perry Nobel wrote a blog the other day entitled, “Five things to look for in a Staff Member“, which I thought was a great article. Here’s the short version:
I agree wholeheartedly with all five of these characteristics, especially vision. At the end of his article he asked the question “what did I miss?”. I started thinking about our own staff interviews and some that I’ve been on in my career. One thing that kept coming to my mind was “What about Physical Appearance?”. I know we all want to be politically correct and such, but I wonder how big of an “Elephant in the room” this is when hiring potential staff?