The Definitive Guide to Startup Hiring


If you’re looking to hire amazing talent for your startup, the timing has never been better — people around the world are seeking their next opportunity with a company just like yours. 

The global economy is going through a once-in-a-lifetime series of shifts that include an acceleration in digital commerce and growing demand for remote work opportunities. Not to mention, people are leaving popular tech hubs like San Francisco and New York to explore a more sustainable cost of living.

Given this hiring landscape, you may be wondering: 

❓ How are you going to find the best talent available, recruit them into your hiring process, and convert them into productive employees? 

Where should you cast your net if location isn’t as important as it used to be? How do you source and hire through a lens of diversity and inclusion? How do you find high performers and convince them to leave a job that they love to join your company? 

In this startup recruiting guide, we’ll help you navigate these questions and equip you with the foundations to build a reliable (and scalable) recruiting strategy. You’ll learn how to:

  • Build an effective hiring process

  • Use company culture to align with prospective employees

  • Write inspiring job descriptions

  • Source high-performing, diverse talent

The goal of this resource is to help you establish your hiring strategy, plan the tactics, and execute your plan efficiently and effectively. Because hiring awesome candidates — bringing the right people together at the right time — can make all the difference in the success of your startup.

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