Episode 614: Hiring Skills, Part 2

In Episode 614 of the NewChurches Q&A Podcast, Daniel and Todd continue to discuss discerning character, chemistry, and competency when hiring staff and volunteer leaders.

In This Episode, You’ll Discover:

  • How you discern for chemistry
  • Different ways to get the team together to see chemistry with the potential new hire

 Shareable Quotes (#NewChurches):

  • “Chemistry is one of the pieces that is often overlooked.” – @danielsangi
  • “You have to know yourself, and know your team.” – @toddadkins
  • “The team dynamic is how we get stuff done.” – @toddadkins
  • “Eating together is one way to discern chemistry.” – @danielsangi
  • “One of the ways you can really test this out would be to contract with the person, but treat them like a team member to see how they interact.” – @toddadkins
  • “Ask them questions about different teams they’ve served on in the past and what they appreciated and what they didn’t like.” – @toddadkins

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Published July 26, 2021