Hire For The Ability To Get Shit Done
Elad Gil (Twitter) shares his awesome tips about hiring. Even though the context is around hiring in the startups world, these tips apply to every great company that tries to hire new blood. Read this post before you're next interview, it will put you in the right state-of-mind. Guaranteed! "Do they spend the time to become good at anything they adopt as a hobby? Larry and Sergey at Google would famously ask about people's random hobbies to test whether they were the type of people who focused on excellence and depth of understanding."