Hiring isn’t anyone’s favorite task, but it’s necessary for starting and maintaining a successful business. While hiring is always a gamble, you can make the hiring process less of a crapshoot and develop your firm’s rock star team by following the tips in this article. Smart hiring will reduce Ibuprofen purchases; “Why me?!” crying episodes; the rapid outflow of cash better spent on your next Amazon Prime purchase; and wasted time that could be spent watching the next online miniseries or enjoying a virtual happy hour.
Before starting, allow yourself a little grace for past mistakes, and let’s map out the steps to make good things happen from here on out. The only way to do more of the work you love, have a healthy work-life balance, and make more money is to invest in leverage (i.e., help). There is nothing as beautiful as something getting done when you’re not the one to do it!