Erick Herring - CTO at Vynyl

Erick and David talk about surrounding yourself with good people, culture fit, and the hiring process.

Talking Points:
  • The complexity of mentorship
  • Surround yourself with good people
  • The hiring process
  • Kind honesty
  • Culture fit
Quotable Quotes:
  • “I think it's much more important that you have a values fit.” - EH
  • “From a kind place, tell the truth to people.” - EH
  • “Always think about the client, put yourself in the client's shoes.” - EH
  • “We're taught that when you're a candidate you can't address certain issues.” - EH
  • “Judging...the ability to do a job from the interview process is such a tricky proposition.” - EH
  • “When people are happy, everything is happier.” - EH
  • “Make sure that you're not feeling things too deeply[in the interview].” - EH
Notes:
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