Hiring

What are the best practices for hiring staff? Should you hire from inside or outside the church? Should you hire quickly or take your time, even if it stresses out the staff filling in temporarily? Should you hire a friend? Should you check references and do background checks? Helpful articles posted below should help answer these and other questions.

Background and Reference Checks in Hiring

October 11th, 2019|Comments Off on Background and Reference Checks in Hiring

Background and reference checks are essential in screening staff. In this video, Matt Steen and Todd Rhoades, Co-Founders of Chemistry Staffing, talk with Tiffany Henning, Founder of HR Ministry Solutions. Matt and Todd explore [...]

An Insider’s Perspective on Background Checks

October 11th, 2019|Comments Off on An Insider’s Perspective on Background Checks

This video gives an insider's perspective on background checks. David Fletcher talks with Ryan Carter, Director of Sales and Business Development at Protect My Ministry. Hear an industry leader share the plusses and minuses of background checks. [...]

Fletch Talks with Vanderbloemen about Staffing

August 15th, 2019|Comments Off on Fletch Talks with Vanderbloemen about Staffing

Fletch continues his discussion with William Vanderbloemen about staffing in the church. Hear this noted leader talk about staffing and how it impacts your church. William Vanderbloemen is the CEO & Founder @Vanderbloemen. William is [...]

The Comprehensive List of Interview Questions for Church Staff

August 5th, 2019|Comments Off on The Comprehensive List of Interview Questions for Church Staff

Great interviews hinge on one key component: great questions. And most great and wise people are always on the lookout for good questions. Have you ever noticed how often the Bible says, “Jesus answered [...]

Top 10 Questions Employers Wish They Had Asked

March 8th, 2019|Comments Off on Top 10 Questions Employers Wish They Had Asked

Everyone has regrets, but after a bad hire, those “should have asked” questions pile up quickly! While typically an employer thinks ahead of time what questions they want to ask someone in the interview [...]

Free Church Hiring Toolkit

March 5th, 2019|Comments Off on Free Church Hiring Toolkit

Tiffany Henning, the Chief People Person of HR Ministry Solutions, is making available to the XPastor community her Church Hiring Toolkit. This is an excellent 24 page resource. She says "Afraid of strings attached? [...]

Free E-Book on Smart Succession

February 19th, 2019|Comments Off on Free E-Book on Smart Succession

Dave Travis has a great e-book on Smart Succession. This is available for a free download from this page. Dave successfully steered Leadership Network for many years and now is the Director of Strategic Counsel [...]