Advice and tips
3 Tips for Competency-Focused Hiring
When hiring, consider these three best practices for competency-focused practices that levels the playing field for candidates.
Going Beyond the Rooney Rule
How to move beyond the Rooney Rule to ensure inclusivity and representation throughout your hiring funnel.
4 Ways to Expand and Activate Your Network
Knowing how to grow your network can be challenging. Here are 4 tips to help get you started when it comes to networking.
Top Interview Questions & Examples
Here are examples of top interview questions, both behavioral and situational, to help you make the most of meeting with candidates.
5 Questions to Guide Your Startup Research
Deciding whether to join a startup can be a daunting task. Learn 5 questions to ask when doing startup research to help guide your decision.
Job Description Template
Your next great hire starts with a job description that reflects your company brand and expectations. Additionally, realistic job descriptions attract the most qualified candidates who will be successful. Read more for our best practices.
5 Ways to Make Your Hiring Practices More Inclusive
DEI starts with the hiring process, and these five tips will help you attract the talent you’re looking for while championing your values around inclusion.
Top Interview Planning Tips for Employers
A successful hiring process starts with having an interview plan. Here are our top tips for how to prepare to meet your first candidate.
Startup Stages Explained
There are so many phases of startups, but what do they all mean? Here’s an explanation of startup stages to help you evaluate the funding and maturity of a company, whether as a potential employer or recommending to a friend.
Making the Most of Your Soft Skills
Soft skills are just as important as the hard skills listed on a résumé. We provide tips for both candidates and employers for how to talk about them.
Prepping Your Referral for Success
You referred them for the job opportunity, so here’s what you can do next to help them have the best chance of success.
5 Tips for Successful Referrals
A few handy things to remember before referring someone for a job or writing a job reference.
Top Tips for Talking to Friends About Roles
Found the perfect job for a friend or colleague? We have a few tips for talking to them about it; even if they aren’t looking for a new role!
How to Write a Reference
Stuck figuring out how to write a reference? Use these examples to highlight the way your perfect candidate will be successful in the role.
Talking to Referrals about Candidate
Learn tips about how to talk about what Candidate.co does and how you can help your network find their next great role.
Who is the Ideal Referral?
A great applicant rarely checks every box. Learn how match the ideal candidate in your network to a job and refer for the role.