Top Reasons for a Failed Hire

By Robert Half November 28, 2016 at 6:56am

Top Reasons for a Failed Hire

Aside from poor performance, which is most likely to lead to a failed hire?

2016 2011
Mismatched skill set 47% 29%
Unclear performance expectations 29% 23%
Failure to fit into corporate culture 13% 14%
Personality conflicts 10% 22%
Don't know/no answer 1% 12%

Source: Robert Half Finance & Accounting survey of more than 270 Canadian CFOs.

© 2016 Robert Half Finance & Accounting

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