The Cost of a Bad Hire – how should one avoid it?
The often-repeated managerial phrase – “A warm body is better than a nobody” – simply means that it is better to fill up a vacancy with an employee lacking the required credentials, than to wait for the “right” one to come along. But doing so can have unprecedented outcomes which can prove to be quite unfavourable for your company. The very definition of a ‘Warm Body’ – a person who is untrained, or poorly trained for a position in which he/she has been placed – fill a vacancy for the purposes of deceiving the observer in some manner. Such aRead More