I do not hire, to fire. Do you? Do you go out and hire someone thinking, "Oh boy, I can't wait to fire this loser!" No! Of course, you don't. That would be insanity!
We hire people truly believing in all of our heart that they are going to be the best hire we've ever made and make us look like a rock star. Because we believe this, we tend to hang on to underperforming employees for too long.
When should you give up on an employee? Check out this video from @timsackett #talenttalks Tweet this
We made the selection, now we own them. For better or worse. That shouldn't be the case and the video below will give you some advice on when it's time to finally give up on an employee who is not performing.