How to deal with a bad hire

How to deal with a bad hire

Sometimes, despite your best efforts, you hire someone who seems like a good fit only to find out that they don’t suit the role after all. Of course, this is a situation we would all rather avoid in the first place (see our blogposts on hiring with your head and recruiting outside the tickboxes). Nonetheless, there can be times when you do everything right and still end up with a bad hire.

There are a few signs to look out for that the person you hired is not the great fit you thought they were, and it’s important to identify these before you make your next move