Why would I participate in referral program?
Hiring the right talent is something that benefits everyone in a company
It helps in creating a better work environment, minimizing distraction from getting things done, increasing the value of equity for everyone, maintaining a competitive advantage, increasing creativity, employee longevity, and all the other benefits that having the best teammates add to a team.
Not to mention how important it is for your own growth to work with great people.
As far as how it helps you specifically, for less than 3 minutes of your time, you can:
Help your team find and hire better talent faster which helps you grow, stay ahead of the competition and increase the value of your life and equity.
Earn in referral bonuses.
Help your contacts get a better job. If they’re not interested, they usually know someone who is and are flattered you thought of them.
Lower the chance of a bad hire, increase the probability of good hires and save yourself time on hiring activities.
Have a searchable and email-able database of all your contacts across all your social address books in one place. And easily stay in touch with your contacts.