If you’re struggling to recruit talent, listen in. Because according to this week’s guest, Adam Braun, your traditional candidate pool is about to get a lot deeper. The founder of Pencils of Promise, a nonprofit that builds elementary schools in third-world nations, has recently launched a new form of higher education. MissionU is an alternative to college that teaches students … [Read more...] about #199: Adam Braun—Why You Need to Value Competency Over Credentials
In today’s business world, where job hopping is as common as beards on hipsters, how do you keep your workforce from leaving? Ryan Deiss, founder and CEO of DigitalMarketer, stops by the studio to share how he builds loyalty and keeps turnover low. The answer may not be what you think. It goes back to a practice that was used hundreds of years ago but is still applicable … [Read more...] about #195: Ryan Deiss—How to Create Loyalty in Millennials
What are the top virtues of a great team player? Best-selling author Patrick Lencioni joins us to talk about the three qualities that every awesome team member exhibits and how to identify, hire, and develop ideal team players in any kind of organization. If you are a small-business owner who’s hiring, a leader, or just a someday-in-the-future entrepreneur, this is the episode … [Read more...] about #155: Patrick Lencioni—The Ideal Team Player
You’ve made the decision to hire a new team member, and you’re excited about it. Help will soon be on its way. But then the thrill begins to fade as you realize you have to interview potential candidates before you can offer anyone a job. And if you are like many of your fellow entrepreneurs, that’s anything but your strong suit—especially if you don’t know what questions to … [Read more...] about Do You Ask These Smart Interview Questions?
Dave explains one of the biggest hiring mistakes you can make and how it can hurt your business. Imagine surrounding yourself with passionate, productive employees who love their work or reducing your turnover to an all-time low. It’s not as impossible as you think to build a dream team, and we’re going to show you how. Sign up today for our next FREE webinar: 5 Easy … [Read more...] about This Hiring Mistake Could Cost You Thousands