Episode 8: Building an In-Sync Team
“I would think to myself ‘oh we would’ve been friends in college!’ And that is a really ridiculous way to hire."
Workplace dynamics are everything. But how are you supposed to know if someone who is great in an interview will be great in 6 months? Or a couple of years?
What makes a team sink or swim and how do you make sure you're one of the swimmers? Let's dive in together.
It's hard to remind yourself that Rome wasn't built in a day when the building of Rome is what gives you your paycheck. But personnel problems is one of the toughest hurdles for a business. And keeping personnel changes from feeling too personal.
In this episode, we discuss the difficulties of hiring, firing, and keeping a workplace running like a well-oiled machine. From CEOs to interns, everyone knows a good team when they're in one.
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Now onto the nitty-gritty of creating an awesome team.
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