Silicon Valley visionaries headline DigiCon 2019

Silicon Valley visionaries headline DigiCon 2019

Netflix legend Patty McCord is leading the roster of speakers in this year’s DigiCon, set on October 16-18, 2019 at the Philippine International Convention Center (PICC). Read full article: Silicon Valley visionaries headline DigiCon...
The right (and wrong) way to hire for ‘culture fit’

The right (and wrong) way to hire for ‘culture fit’

Some human resources experts believe hiring for “cultural fit” disadvantages companies by employing only like-minded individuals, but others argue that with the right definition in place, the practice doesn’t have to undermine diversity. Read full...
Hiring for “cultural fit” isn’t always a good thing

Hiring for “cultural fit” isn’t always a good thing

For most growing firms the search for new talent is both exciting and frustrating. Who do you pick? And how do you accurately and sufficiently measure their potential? Undoubtedly, there are many approaches, one of which is seeking for the right cultural fit....
The Dangers of Hiring for Cultural Fit

The Dangers of Hiring for Cultural Fit

“What most people mean by culture fit is hiring people they’d like to have a beer with,” says Patty McCord, a human-resources consultant and former chief talent officer at Netflix. Read full article: The Dangers of Hiring for Cultural...