This could be someone you end up sleeping with, dating regularly, who has access to your close personal or financial information, or could end up marrying or having a child with. LTK: How can someone make a good first impression without giving false impressions?
NA: You don't need to volunteer all of your vices or problems, but there are certain things that shouldn't be avoided.
You would check the candidate's résumé, making sure it aligns with experience, education, or training for the position.
You would ask the proper questions to see if the individual has the potential to do the job well.
In addition, you would check references, and not just the ones that they provide, but people who have worked with the person.