Overcoming the Challenges of Finding and Hiring the Right Marketing Candidate

Resume Review, Asking the Right Questions Top Hiring Challenges

Finding the perfect candidate for each job opening is every manager's goal, but doing so is no easy task.  When asked to name the most difficult aspect of the hiring process, more than one-third (34 percent) of executives surveyed cited reviewing resumes; another 27 percent said asking the right interview questions is their greatest challenge.

The survey, developed by the staffing firm, The Creative Group, was conducted by an independent research firm and includes 250 responses, 125 from advertising executives with the nation's 1,000 largest advertising agencies and 125 from senior marketing executives with the nation's 1,000 largest companies. Those surveyed were asked, "Which aspect of the hiring process do you find the most difficult?"  Their responses:


Compensation Best Practices (infographic)

A helpful infographic from Payscale that looks at compensation best practices from 2012.