Do You Know Who You’re Hiring?
What do reference checks really reveal?
After what seems like an eternity, at last you’ve found the perfect candidate. The whole interviewing team is on board. Your hiring approval is granted and you’re about to make an offer.
It’s almost too good to be true.
Maybe it is.
That’s where reference checks come in.
Even if your company policy doesn’t require a reference check
Do it anyway.
The same way.
With every candidate.
With complete, documented results.
After all, would you rather find out your star candidate isn’t everything they seemed to be before or after you hire them?
Finding “dirt” on a candidate is only part of the reason reference checks are valuable. […]