Before you scope for a new hire, make sure you know exactly what it is you're looking for. Nathaniel Koloc, CEO of Rework shares the lowdown on the effective preparation that goes into successful hiring, including:
Recognize Your Reason for hiring at all now
Define the “Commander’s Intent” of the Role – the fundamental purpose of the role
Assemble Your Hiring Team
Nail Down the Details – remembering to focus on reality and less HR hyperbole
Establish a Game Plan and Timeline
As with so many #leadership activities, being successful in hiring involves foundational preparation work.
Nathaniel writes some excellent tips on finding impactful work and hiring.