August 25 - 28, 2020

Georgia World Congress Center | Atlanta, GA | USA

Ready...Hire...Aim: Just Because Your Competition Hires This Way, Doesn't Mean You Should

Date: Thursday, August 23rd from 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Session Code: BMG14
Location: B301

Presented by: The Metiss Group

Speaker: Cyndi Gave, President: The Metiss Group

In this fast-paced, interactive session you'll learn processes and techniques to improve the likelihood of hiring GREAT performers and understanding how new hires can work better with you and your team.

During the session, you will be challenged with hiring a top executive for your company. You'll be shown how to define what you need, screen for it and objectively evaluate qualified candidates.

We will interactively demonstrate proven techniques for determining the best hire, including:
• specific job definition
• candidate selection criteria
• behavior based candidate screening
• candidate comparison analysis



About the Speaker:Cyndi Gavehas been leading The Metiss Group since 1996, but learned her passion for people long before. Raised outside of New York City, Cyndi earned a degree in Communications from Michigan State University where she taught public speaking as an undergrad for two years. Cyndi’s human behavior studies started first with an international temporary staffing company, reshaping their job matching and business model to earn the branch Profit Center of The Year.  Cyndi would go on to hold executive roles in HR departments for automotive, property management, distribution, publishing, and robotics industries. She has demonstrated her passion for aligning talent management strategies to business objectives throughout her whole career.
A business leader at heart, Cyndi has found her niche to impact business results best through advising leaders in their quest for an effective employee selection process, the means to accelerate employee performance, and strengthening organizational health.  Cyndi is the true driver of The Metiss Group and has expanded The Metiss Group’s proven processes from Metro Detroit to all of North America. 

Cyndi is a certified resource for Vistage in North America and is also a repeated speaker to EO, Renaissance Executive Forum, Convene, and countless industry groups.  When not traveling, Cyndi can be found as close to the ocean as possible or on the golf course!

Other Sessions from Cyndi Gave:

BMG15 - I Hired Workers but Human Beings Showed Up

BMG16 - Culture Eats Strategy For Breakfast - What’s Your Culture?

BMG17 - Anticipating and Overcoming Predictable Barriers to Growth