How to Hire Operations Talent in Marketplaces

Hiring for operations is just as hard as for engineering. Here’s my introductory guide on how to do it.

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It’s really hard to hire operations talent.

What is “Operations Talent”?

What “operations” looks like

The Challenges in Hiring for Operations

Where Companies Currently Find Operations Talent (and Where This Can Go Wrong)

The Solution: Better Sourcing, Screening and Interviewing

Attracting leads

Screening via Testing

Structured Interviewing

Presentation interviews


What’s next?

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