10 awesome hiring quotes to inspire your team

Hiring is the most important thing your company can do.

It’s essential to remember just how important building a great team is to long term success. To help you get your team going we’ve compiled a list of the very best hiring quotes.


“I am convinced that nothing we do is more important than hiring and developing people. At the end of the day you bet on people, not on strategies” – Larry Bossidy
“Many think of management as cutting deals and laying people off and hiring people and buying and selling companies. That’s not management, that’s deal making. Management is the opportunity to help people become better people. Practiced that way, it’s a magnificent profession” – Clayton M. Christensen
“When I’m hiring someone I look for magic and a spark. Little things that intuitively give me a gut feeling that this person will go to the ends of the earth to accomplish the task at hand” – Tommy Mottola
“We focus on two things when hiring. First, find the best people you can in the world. And second, let them do their work. Just get out of their way” – Matt Mullenweg
“Never hire someone who knows less than you do about what he’s hired to do” - Malcolm Forbes


“Human Resources isn’t a thing we do. It’s the thing that runs our business” -  Steve Wynn


“Do not hire a man (or woman) who does your work for money, but him (or her) who does it for the love of it” -  Henry David Thoreau


“Human experience shows that people, not organizations or management systems, get things done” -  Hyman G. Rickover


“If you think that hiring professionals is expensive, try hiring amateurs” -  Red Adair


“The key for us, number one, has always been hiring very smart people” -  Bill Gates
“One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men. No machine can do the work of one extraordinary man” -  Elbert Hubbard
“In most cases being a good boss means hiring talented people and then getting out of their way” – Tina Fey


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Comment by Alok Jain on November 10, 2015 at 2:06am

nice info


Alok Jain



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