How to Make Your Job Analysis More Strategic

Making a new hire isn’t as simple as writing up a job description, identifying and interviewing the top candidates, and extending an offer. A strategic job analysis before your opening hits the market can help excite and engage the right candidates before they even touch the application. In the new hiring landscape, your job analysis ne...

What Is a Job Analysis And Why Do You Need One?

Your time is valuable. Isn’t a formal job analysis just busywork? Actually, I’ll tell you why it’s not… What is a job analysis and what does it entail? Well, a job analysis is a systematic study of a job or job family. The information gathered summarizes the primary tasks and duties of a job, as well as the knowledge, skills and a...

The Value of a Job Analysis

Making a hiring decision without the benefit of a detailed breakdown of the knowledge, skills and abilities (KSAs) required for successful job performance is like attempting to assemble a piece of furniture without instructions. It might go faster, but you’ll probably do it incorrectly, and there is a good chance that it will eventually fall...