Interviewing and Hiring

Making good hiring decisions is one of the most important responsibilities of managers. Librarians are frequently called upon to serve on search committees.  This workshop will show participants how to identify core job competencies and screen candidates to be sure they can successfully fulfill the job requirements. Students will develop confidence in their ability to make the best possible hires by learning how to identify essential job competencies, writing appropriate interview questions, strategies for checking references, and the importance of the law when it comes to hiring. (Half-Day)