Evaluate time spent on value-adding recruiting activities
Commit to one activity at a time
Extensive research has shown that multitasking is not only unproductive, but has a negative psychological effect on our brains. MIT Neuroscientist, Earl Miller states, “When people think they’re multitasking, they’re actually just switching from one task to another very rapidly. And every time they do, there’s a cognitive cost in doing so.”
Don’t forget the metrics
Time to clean up
As the head of a department in the midst of a sustained period of rapid growth, Sara has spent hundreds of hours interviewing, hiring, onboarding and assessing employees and candidates. She is passionate about sharing the best practices she has learned from both successes and failures in talent acquisition and management.