From the Back Cover
Success in business starts with finding great talent that will thrive within your company culture. Hiring for Attitude combines valuable insights with relatable examples, giving you the tools to recruit the right talent for your organization and reduce your risk of mishires.
BRENT RASMUSSEN, President of CareerBuilder North America
Caesars brings our brands to life through the attitude of our team members. In Hiring for Attitude, Mark Murphy combines the science of selecting for attitude with the wisdom of how to apply it to your business. The tools in this book are clever and unique and will immediately enhance your culture. Attitude is the new front in the war for talent, and this book positions you to win.
TERRY BYRNES, Vice President of Total Service, Caesars Entertainment
In the global high-tech world, attitude is critical. But how do you discover whether someone is both technically brilliant and a perfect fit with your culture? Moving way beyond standard hiring approaches, Hiring for Attitude has deepened our talent pool, shown us how to discover untapped talent, reduced the risk of hiring the wrong person, and cut turnover substantially.
MITCH LITTLE, Vice President of Worldwide Sales and Applications, Microchip
Whos getting hired this year? People with great attitudes who can fit a particular culture. But traditional hiring approaches dont help you discover who is (and isnt) the perfect fit. Hiring for Attitude will reveal exactly what attitudes you need to succeed. Whether youre hiring from outside, or choosing the right internal people for a new project, this book gives you unparalleled insight into peoples attitudes.
SAM HOLTZMAN, President and CEO, LifeGift
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About the Author
<strong>Mark Murphy</strong>is the author of the New York Times bestseller, <em>Hundred Percenters and HARD Goals</em>. As founder and CEO of Leadership IQ, a top-rated provider of cutting-edge research and leadership training, he has provided guidance to leaders from virtually every industry and half the Fortune 500. Murphy has appeared on CBS News Sunday Morning, ABC's 20/20, and Fox Business News. His award-winning work has been featured in <em>The Wall Street Journal, </em> <em>Fortune</em>, <em>Forbes, </em> and <em>Bloomberg BusinessWeek</em>.