Hiring Employees http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/hiring-employees The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Hiring Employees en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Wed, 30 Jul 2014 17:00:00 GMT When Interviewing, Avoid Legal Landmines and Find Out What You Want to Know Certain questions during interviews with prospective employees can land you in trouble. Here's what you should be doing. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 17:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235597 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235597 Doug and Polly White Staying on Track While Diversifying a Business Steer the company in new directions without alienating the traditional customer base or losing sight of the core mission. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 21:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235996 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235996 Howard Hitchcock 3 Important Tips for Hiring the Best Employees Choosing the right hires for your organization is crucial to building a thriving business. Here's how to get it right. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 13:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235700 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235700 Lisa Falzone Hire for Potential Not Experience by Asking These 5 Key Questions Past performance is no longer an accurate proxy for future success. In hiring, the most critical skill is the ability to learn on the fly. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 18:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235624 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235624 Stefan Groschupf When Building Your Team, Delegate Recruiting But Hiring Is Your Job Filling key roles in your company is both crucially important and a distraction. It's important to know what you can delegate and what you can't. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 13:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235728 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235728 Nathaniel Koloc Want to Hire the Best Talent? Be Like Elon Musk and Set a Strong Vision. Setting an ambitious goal at your company can act as a magnet to the best employees, who will want to stick around to see it through. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235788 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235788 Andre Lavoie 5 Reasons Why Zero-Hour Contracts Are the Future of Work Zero hour contracts, already common in UK and Europe, are likely to catch on in the US. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 20:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235568 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235568 Maite Baron Whether Inside or Out, the 4 New Realities of Closing Sales Advice on developing a culture and strategy that breeds revenue from the chief revenue officer of Hubspot, which pulled in $77 million last year. Thu, 17 Jul 2014 17:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235678 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235678 Adam Callinan Getting the Most From Your Interns -- and Giving Back in Return The arrangement can result in a true learning experience on both sides. Tue, 15 Jul 2014 19:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235501 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235501 David Sederholt The 10 Questions Startups Need to Be Asking Potential Hires We asked entrepreneurs in the community for the best questions that they thought were not only interesting and creative, but also revealing. Tue, 15 Jul 2014 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235535 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235535 Neha Palacherla Struggling to Fill That Open Position? You're Not Alone. Many businesses say they are having a harder time filling open positions this year than last year, according to a new survey. Sun, 13 Jul 2014 20:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235573 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235573 Mark Koba 9 Steps to Building and Coaching a Killer Team Building a great pool of talent is crucial to your success as an entrepreneur. Here’s how to do it. Fri, 11 Jul 2014 15:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235396 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235396 Stephen Key To Beat the Competition, You Need to Kick Butt at Hiring For most companies, attracting the most desirable candidates requires some specific tactics. Luckily, it's not that complicated. Fri, 11 Jul 2014 14:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235518 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235518 Ali Behnam 9 Questions to Ask Candidates' References Job seekers aim to present themselves in the best light. But the very people they offer to validate their claims might point to other useful information. Wed, 09 Jul 2014 17:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235359 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235359 Heather R. Huhman 10 Steps for Hiring Your Next Rock Star The right person can help you launch your company to new heights. Is your hiring practice strategic, thorough and consistent? Wed, 09 Jul 2014 16:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235281 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235281 Jeff Shore Hire Better Talent With a Big-Data Scientist This new breed of HR employee will integrate data sets, interpret findings and compare different data sets to make new discoveries. Wed, 02 Jul 2014 17:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235211 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235211 Heather R. Huhman 7 Tips for Hiring the Team Your Startup Needs to Succeed Finding top talent is hard, assembling top talent into a harmonious, effective team is harder still. Patience, instinct and humility help a lot. Mon, 30 Jun 2014 11:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235097 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235097 Alastair Mitchell The Answer to 'I Need More Help But Can't Afford It' Whenever you hire, this should always be your first thought. Thu, 26 Jun 2014 16:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235067 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235067 Jeff Shore Attract More Talent With Video Job Ads A new study shows candidates spend on average 55 seconds reading text-only ads, whereas job seekers might watch a video ad for a far longer stretch. Wed, 25 Jun 2014 19:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235056 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235056 Heather R. Huhman Want to Work For Me? Be My Facebook Friend. Is looking into online activities an invasion of privacy? Maybe, but it's important to learn everything you can about a job candidate. Tue, 24 Jun 2014 20:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235037 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235037 Gene Marks