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Why Hiring for "Culture Fit" Hurts Your Culture

I think culture fit is a real thing (i.e. I wouldn't hire a jerk in to my organization), but culture fit is a widely abused concept that I think limits organizations and causes them to play it too safe when it comes to hiring. I think the observations in this article about implicit and explicit expectations for candidates are particularly valuable.