Building Remote Hiring Systems with Maren Kate Donovan

Building Remote Hiring Systems with Maren Kate Donovan

When's the last time you took a look at your hiring system? Maren Kate Donovan is on the podcast this week to discuss hiring—specifically, how to create a system that allows you to discover and automatically sort through applicants to find highly-qualified candidates for your business. Nick and Maren discuss why most companies have outdated hiring systems, why hiring processes are like sales funnels, and the differences between hiring in-person and remote employees.

In this episode, Nick and Maren discuss why most companies have outdated or inadequate hiring systems and how Maren adjusts her process for hiring remote employees vs. in-person employees. They also discuss the similarities between selling and hiring, and why your hiring system should really look more like a sales funnel.

This episode was recorded on April 8, 2020.

Maren Kate Donovan

Maren Kate Donovan

Serial Entrepreneur, Remote Hiring Expert

Maren is a serial entrepreneur and expert on hiring remote teams. She's the founder of AVRA Talent, a recruiting agency, and Inde.co, a new hiring platform for remote workers. She is also the Ex-CEO and Founder of Zirtual, one of the largest virtual assistant companies in the world.

Leverage is an on-demand outsourcing platform that helps business owners and entrepreneurs scale without the pain, cost, and risk of hiring. With a team of vetted experts spanning across all areas of marketing and growth, we serve as an agile extension to your team—allowing you to get more done in less time.

The goal of the Leverage Podcast is simple: to learn from the best and discover how we can all be more productive, build a more fruitful business, and live a better life.

Leverage’s Founder and CEO, Nick Sonnenberg, is the host of the Leverage Podcast. With a background in data science, high-frequency algorithmic trading and business efficiency consulting, Nick has an innovative mind and is obsessed with learning from the people around him. Join him each week as he interviews fellow entrepreneurs, thought leaders, and leading experts to discuss everything from marketing secrets to new technologies to life as an entrepreneur.