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Finding the Right Hire for Your Company

Finding the Right Hire for Your Company

How do you make sure new hires will mesh well with your other employees and with your company's culture?
Doing 'Five-Minute Favors' and Other Business Tips From the Week

Doing 'Five-Minute Favors' and Other Business Tips From the Week

The best tips of the week from Entrepreneur.com, from fueling success with generosity to dealing with foreign business associates.
Why Employees Need a Say in Your Business Planning

Why Employees Need a Say in Your Business Planning

When employees help set your company's goals, they'll be more committed to seeing them through. Here are some strategies to better engage employees in business planning.

Blue, Green, Gold? How to Manage Employees Based on their "Color" Temperaments

Authors Susan Geary and Anne Bulstrode provide a simple way for entrepreneurs to decipher employees’ temperaments -- and how to handle them.
New York City to Require Employers to Give Paid Sick Leave

New York City to Require Employers to Give Paid Sick Leave

After a contentious back and forth, the Gotham City is on the verge of passing legislation mandating paid time off for employees that are not healthy.
The Secrets Behind a Satisfied Franchise Staff

The Secrets Behind a Satisfied Franchise Staff

Employee retention is a key component to any healthy franchise operation. We spoke to company owners and employment experts who have learned the secrets behind worker longevity and the long-term business success that comes with it.
Thinking About Hiring? Signs of Life in the Job Market

Thinking About Hiring? Signs of Life in the Job Market

A trio of labor-market reports out this week show that small-business owners added jobs last month.
How to Build Your Franchise on a Solid Staffing Foundation

How to Build Your Franchise on a Solid Staffing Foundation

The people running your new operation are crucial to its success, and training is key.
Why Stretching the Budget Is Worth It

Why Stretching the Budget Is Worth It

Going with the lowest cost option isn't always the best choice. Here's how to make value-based decisions.
Reinventing Yourself and Other Tips This Week

Reinventing Yourself and Other Tips This Week

How to innovate around obstacles, protect yourself from a cyber attack, reward your employees in meaningful ways and more: our best tips of the week.
Time Management Tips: What to Do If You Are Always Late

Time Management Tips: What to Do If You Are Always Late

The Esquire guy has some thoughts on tardiness.
How to Hire an IT Professional

How to Hire an IT Professional

What questions to ask to make sure your full-time IT hire knows his or her stuff.
4 Tips for Overcoming the Top Challenge Young Entrepreneurs Face

4 Tips for Overcoming the Top Challenge Young Entrepreneurs Face

If you thought finding funding was hard, here's one pain point that's making young entrepreneurs at large cringe.
How to Start Off New Employees on the Right Foot

How to Start Off New Employees on the Right Foot

Don't just hire a great job candidate and ignore them. Instead, find out why getting them to offer three very specific updates after their first 30 days can help them thrive.
Whatever You Do, Don't Not Delegate: Tips for Cultivating Great Employees

Whatever You Do, Don't Not Delegate: Tips for Cultivating Great Employees

Delegating is the second-hardest thing for an entrepreneur to do. The hardest is not delegating.

4 Tips to Avoid Co-Founder Conflict

Student entrepreneur Eric Muli on why it’s important to be honest with your business partners and to quickly get over disagreements.
Online Training Platform Gives Job Seekers a Boost

Online Training Platform Gives Job Seekers a Boost

LearnUp.me turns job seekers into qualified candidates by helping them bone up on in-demand skills.

Whatever You Do, Don't Not Delegate: 8 Tips for Cultivating Keen Employees

Delegating is the second-hardest thing for an entrepreneur to do. The hardest is not delegating.
How to Afford Your First Hire

How to Afford Your First Hire

Let's see: You're growing, but you don't have the money to hire -- sound familiar? Angela Jia Kim provides tips on how to afford your first new employee's salary.
Moving Beyond Startup Mode: 5 Tips for Building a Solid Infrastructure

Moving Beyond Startup Mode: 5 Tips for Building a Solid Infrastructure

Running a startup can be insane, exciting, messy and a blast, but at some point your company has to grow up or fall apart. Here's how to set up a real organizational structure.
Fast-Food Workers Protest for Higher Pay, Unionization

Fast-Food Workers Protest for Higher Pay, Unionization

Whether the walk-off in New York this week will have impact remains to be seen, but the dispute is continuing to echo on social media.
Not a Superhero Entrepreneur? You'll Still Need a Sidekick

Not a Superhero Entrepreneur? You'll Still Need a Sidekick

Business is nothing like comic books or the movies, but having sidekick when the going gets tough can't hurt. Here's how to find the Robin to your Batman.
Make the Firing Process Easier

Make the Firing Process Easier

Firing an employee is likely low on your list of favorite tasks. These tips can help make this difficult situation as easy as possible for both you and the employee.

Not a Superhero Entrepreneur? You’ll Still Need a Sidekick

Business is nothing like comic books or the movies, but having sidekick when the going gets tough can’t hurt. This Halloween, consider finding the Robin to your Batman.
5 Cutting Edge Ways to Combat Employee Theft

5 Cutting Edge Ways to Combat Employee Theft

Keep your company's assets safe with these state-of-the-art technologies.

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