You want your accounting department to run like a well-oiled machine, but how can you ensure you’re adding great people to the mix? A talented candidate may genuinely charm you in an interview, but can you trust everything they say?
The truth is, you just don’t know. But you can gain more insight from thorough reference checks. The key to an informative reference check is to first have a planned, consistent process and structure. It may sound like just another task in the long list of to-do items on your plate, but it’s an important step in gaining confidence in your team members.
We’ve compiled a list of great questions to keep in mind when conducting reference checks. Just check out a complimentary download: The Finance Leader’s Reference Check Guide.