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Trusting Your Gut Is Never More Important Than When Picking Your Team
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Trusting Your Gut Is Never More Important Than When Picking Your Team

A CEO can delegate the process of determining which job candidates are competent but leadership requires making the final call.
How to Manage the Unsexy Side of Rapid Expansion
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How to Manage the Unsexy Side of Rapid Expansion

Pop-up dining startup Dinner Lab was hiring new employees every five days in its early growth phase.
When Company Culture Becomes Discrimination
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When Company Culture Becomes Discrimination

Culture can be a wonderful selling point to attract new employees and customers. But it might also be a cultural hegemony as corrosive as saying you only want a third of your workforce to be women.
Why You Should Hire People Smarter Than You
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Why You Should Hire People Smarter Than You

Be vigilant in cultivating a team of excellence.
5 Steps for Building a Great Startup Team
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5 Steps for Building a Great Startup Team

A serial entrepreneur shares his insights on creating an organization that rocks.
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Managing Employees

Why Are Employees Resistant to Using Internal Networks?
Managing Employees

Why Are Employees Resistant to Using Internal Networks?

A look at how to show employees that using an internal network to communicate can save them time and frustration.
7 Ways Your Employees Are Stealing From You
Managing Employees

7 Ways Your Employees Are Stealing From You

Is one of your employees augmenting their paycheck -- at your expense? Here are some ways they may do just that.
4 Ways to Overcome Age-Related Tension in the Office
Managing Employees

4 Ways to Overcome Age-Related Tension in the Office

Workers waste a surprising amount of time due to generational conflict.
People Must Be Valued or Innovation Will Leave With Them
Managing Employees

People Must Be Valued or Innovation Will Leave With Them

Companies need to take a hard look at how they view employees, even after they find new jobs.
The Lure of the Office Romance
Managing Employees

The Lure of the Office Romance

Is having employees sign 'love contracts' an effective solution for nipping office love in the bud?
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10 Things Great Talent Always Does
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10 Things Great Talent Always Does

Recruiting top performers for your company can multiply its success.
The Best Approach to Bringing on Contracted Workers
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The Best Approach to Bringing on Contracted Workers

When entrepreneurs just need to bring on temporary employees for short-term projects, what is the best approach -- 1099 or W2?
4 Hiring Techniques Needed to Build a Stellar Team
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4 Hiring Techniques Needed to Build a Stellar Team

Successful entrepreneurs hire for the long run -- not just for today -- avoiding the temptation to settle for people who aren’t 'A' players.
The 5 Traits All Entrepreneurs Share
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The 5 Traits All Entrepreneurs Share

Any successful entrepreneur will tell you that these five things are keys to going far in the business world.

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Hire and Orient a New Employee

Hire and Orient a New Employee

Use this how-to to help you keep the details straight so that you can find the best candidate.