16 Aug 3 Reasons Cultural Fit is Important in the Workplace
It is often said that firms want to recruit people with the right attitude and work ethic rather than just a glowing CV. While knowledge of the job is essential, key skills can be learned in-house, particularly at a junior level. But how easy is it to find someone who is the right cultural fit for your business? It comes down to building relationships.
Imagine a workplace where the most experienced team members are approaching retirement age? Now imagine if at the same time a cohort of 30-somethings, have reached the point where they are leaving for pastures? As well as losing key skills, an employer will also be faced with finding replacements for those who not only upheld the company ethos, but also played a role in shaping it.