You’ve read all of your free items this month. To register, get added benefits and unlimited access to articles, Become a Member. Already a Member? Sign in. Advertising Age Article Abstract Stop Hiring Based Only on Category Experience The Best Person for a Job May Have Far More Important Skills By Paul S. Gumbinner, Published on October 26, 2009 15 Want more Access, Content & Connections? Upgrade to Membership. We are glad you are enjoying Advertising Age. To get uninterrupted access and additional benefits, become a member today. Become a Member Already a member? Log in.