We really suck at hiring [the infographic]

Several months back, we did an extensive survey on hiring of 750+ people at 575+ companies to get their insights on recruiting and hiring people for their organizations. If we were to boil the results down into a single, simple headline, here’s what it would be: “We really suck at hiring.”

Are you hiring without a map?

We hire blind. We start with a job description and then hope the ideal candidate falls into our lap—even though we haven’t been clear about what kind of person is needed for the job. But what if you knew exactly what you needed? What if you could find candidates whose behaviors are appropriate for the job you’re hiring?