Corporate Culture: Companies Often Misjudge Employee Fit

By Robert Half on March 31, 2015 at 3:22pm


Companies Often Misjudge Employee Fit

64% of HR managers agree that they’ve misjudged a job candidate’s fit with their work environment.

17% Strongly agree
47% Somewhat agree
20% Somewhat disagree
16% Strongly disagree
1% Don’t know

66% of HR managers agree that they’ve lost a staff member because he or she wasn’t a good fit with the work environment.

21% Strongly agree
45% Somewhat agree
17% Somewhat disagree
14% Strongly agree
2% Don’t know

Source: OfficeTeam survey of 309 human resources managers in the United States
Responses do not total 100 percent due to rounding.

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