Having the right people in the right roles is critical for a team’s success.
Hiring even one wrong person can have a detrimental effect on the culture and performance of a team.
Advertising guru, David Ogilvy, sumed it up very well by saying, “If each of us hires people who are smaller than we are, we shall become a company of dwarfs. But if each of us hires people who are bigger than we are, we shall become a company of giants.”
There are a lot of factors to be taken into consideration when hiring a new team member.