# Lean Hiring Tips for Startups
In the 21 May webinar we explained what skills a startup’s “cloud engineer” needs to have. In this webinar, we will look at how to hire your cloud engineer or any other employee in a lean way.
The OVHcloud Startup Program Leader for Northern Europe will be joined by the Head of Employment at MBM Commercial to look at lean hiring and laying off techniques and how to avoid the pitfalls. We will help you with employment contract basics, how to hire in a lean way using your networks, social media and other tools and technologies, and also touch on laying off fairly.
• Understand hiring contract basics
• Learn some lean hiring techniques
• Know how to let employees go fairly