Why can’t jobs hire for soft skills, then train people up? Huh?

Good post from Nate Guggia (talent dude) today on hiring for soft skills, where he admits that “unrealistic visions of what a qualified candidate looks like make hiring today nearly impossible for some recruiting teams.”

Absolutely accurate. In essence, we overrate pre-existing competence and we lie to ourselves about progression through life. What does…

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Ted Bauer

Ted Bauer

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