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5 Things You Need to Know Before Hiring Your First Employee
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5 Things You Need to Know Before Hiring Your First Employee

To prevent costly mistakes and wasted time, run through all of the following considerations before you even think about recruiting.
Eric Siu
Employers Are Demanding Hard Skills Over Soft Skills, and How Millennials Can Help
Hiring Employees

Employers Are Demanding Hard Skills Over Soft Skills, and How Millennials Can Help

In order to fill their job openings, HR managers are prioritizing hard skills, a new study says. Here's how millennials can fill the gap.
Dan Schawbel
Use Data as Your Secret Weapon to Find the Best Talent and Ensure Their Success
Hiring Employees

Use Data as Your Secret Weapon to Find the Best Talent and Ensure Their Success

Here are five factors to consider when collecting and analyzing information about your company and the workforce at large.
Andre Lavoie
The 3 Most Important Characteristics When Hiring at a Startup
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The 3 Most Important Characteristics When Hiring at a Startup

Find the diamonds in the rough, the talented folks who might not fit the classic mold. These individuals can have potential for tremendous growth, for themselves and their employer.
Jay Gould
Is It Smart for Entrepreneurs to Hire Friends?
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Is It Smart for Entrepreneurs to Hire Friends?

Hiring people you know and trust can be very beneficial to an entrepreneur and her venture. But if not done correctly, it can spell disaster.
Kip Tindell
The 5 Must-Ask Interview Questions to Determine if Someone's a Fit
Hiring Tips

The 5 Must-Ask Interview Questions to Determine if Someone's a Fit

For many companies, it is all about the people. So, you need to make sure everyone you bring on fits the culture of your business.
Craig Cincotta
Here's a Site That Helps You Steal Top Employees From Your Biggest Rivals
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Here's a Site That Helps You Steal Top Employees From Your Biggest Rivals

Poachable matches you with top talent and tells you what it will take to nab them from your competition.
Emily Price
The 3 Essential HR Technologies for Filling Your Talent Pool With the Right People
Recruiting

The 3 Essential HR Technologies for Filling Your Talent Pool With the Right People

The market for qualified candidates is tightening. Technology similar to those used to find sales leads makes recruiting less expensive but more effective.
Colin Day
Keep 'Em Coming Back: How Freight Brokers Can Engage Customers Online
Freight Brokerage Business

Keep 'Em Coming Back: How Freight Brokers Can Engage Customers Online

Using your website and social media to boost your business is critical for your success, even if the bulk of your work as a freight broker takes place on the open road.
Want to Avoid Buyer's Remorse? Here Are 4 Tips for Hiring Top Talent.
Hiring Tips

Want to Avoid Buyer's Remorse? Here Are 4 Tips for Hiring Top Talent.

To cut through the hiring noise, here are four techniques that will help reinforce or debunk the feelings you have towards a candidate.
David Priemer
Richard Branson on Why Hiring Should Always Be the Top Priority
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Richard Branson on Why Hiring Should Always Be the Top Priority

Your employees can make or break you, no matter how big your company is.
Richard Branson
7 Tips For Hiring The Best Startup Talent
The Grind

7 Tips For Hiring The Best Startup Talent

For any entrepreneur, identifying and hiring your first non-founding employees is one of the most important decisions you'll ever make.
David Chait
20 Great Workplaces in Tech
Human Resources

20 Great Workplaces in Tech

The tech sector is still sexy -- and has an abundance of dreamy jobs. These companies have perfected balancing tough, technical work with fun and friendly cultures.
5 Ways to Turn Employee Turnover Into Opportunity
Human Resources

5 Ways to Turn Employee Turnover Into Opportunity

Identify great talent, onboard, develop, lose talent, repeat. It doesn't always have to be a negative cycle.
Andre Lavoie