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Cultural Fit: Why Businesses Screen Candidates for Personality to Predict Success

Doug Horn on October 13, 2014 1:08:00 PM EDT

The phrase “cultural fit” gets tossed around a lot in the hiring process. Every person is scrutinized not only for what type of skillset they bring to the table, but for their personality as well. Hiring managers don’t want to bring someone aboard only to find out they are constantly..

The Cost of Making a Bad Hire

Doug Horn on August 22, 2014 10:42:00 AM EDT

Everyone makes mistakes. You’ve heard it throughout your entire life. Whether they’re innocuous or truly damaging, bad decisions will strike all of us at some point.

But what happens when you make a bad decision in the hiring process? What if you pull the trigger on someone whom you..