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How to Screen Candidates

Learn how to screen candidates, including how to conduct a phone screen, reference-checking tips, and tricks for sorting applications.

Best practices for hiring great people

Whether you’re looking to fill entry-level positions or a management role, these tips won’t steer you wrong. Every role is different, most candidates will not have every attribute you’re looking for, and sometimes you’re under pressure to fill an opening using a limited talent pool. To get you started, we consulted career experts and compiled some of their tried and true tips for increasing the likelihood that you’ll hire great people every time.