How to Make the Most of a Contractor Engagement

How to Make the Most of a Contractor Engagement

If you’re an entrepreneur who seeks to be a CEO of their business and not simply trade one full time job for a slew of part time jobs, hiring contractors is a relatively easy way to get help as you grow your business. With one large looming caveat: how do we make the...
What to Ask a Contractor BEFORE You Hire Them

What to Ask a Contractor BEFORE You Hire Them

This seems like a straightforward question, but it has a few layers to it.  Let’s take a look at each layer, one at a time.   Hiring someone, in any capacity, requires a plan.  A hiring plan must fit into your business strategy.  This doesn’t have to be a long,...
Talent Acquisition is a Super Power

Talent Acquisition is a Super Power

Is talent acquisition and recruiting the same thing? It’s a question I’ve gotten repeatedly and some would say it doesn’t really matter. I disagree, allow me to explain. Talent acquisition is proactive; whereas, recruiting is reactive. Recruiting is a short term,...
Love Your Candidates

Love Your Candidates

I’ll admit that some days feel like the world may never be the same. I was watching an older episode of Lip Sync Battle.…in bed…on my phone. It was early this past Saturday morning and I wasn’t ready to get up and start another day yet. The celebrities on this episode...