Do you hire based on the candidate’s ability to smile?

If you are like most people, you probably don't even notice if a candidate smiles spontaneously. During interviews, most of us are so consumed with the candidate's skills, and finding out if they can do the job, that we often over look important aspects that in many cases may be more important. The funny thing is that you can teach people most any skill, but you can't teach them to smile. And for people in the service industry, smiling is … [Read more...]

Do you hire based on the candidate's ability to smile?

If you are like most people, you probably don't even notice if a candidate smiles spontaneously. During interviews, most of us are so consumed with the candidate's skills, and finding out if they can do the job, that we often over look important aspects that in many cases may be more important. The funny thing is that you can teach people most any skill, but you can't teach them to smile. And for people in the service industry, smiling is … [Read more...]