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5 Ways Entrepreneurs Screw up the Hiring Process
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5 Ways Entrepreneurs Screw up the Hiring Process

"Tap the brakes" if you're hiring before you know what you're hiring for.
Beth Miller
How to Overhaul Your Company's Corporate Hiring Process
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How to Overhaul Your Company's Corporate Hiring Process

Along with a sellable product or service, organized systems and effective leadership, having the right employees is crucial to the overall success of a company. .
Allan Young
15 Tips for Improving Your Skills Interviewing Job Candidates
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15 Tips for Improving Your Skills Interviewing Job Candidates

You want the interview to feel like a friendly conversation, even though it is as nerve wracking for you and for the candidate.
John Rampton
5 Ways Employers Bungle the Hiring Process Without Realizing It
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5 Ways Employers Bungle the Hiring Process Without Realizing It

Many companies make themselves unattractive to job seekers, then complain they can't find the talent they need.
Heather R. Huhman
7 Interview Questions That Determine Emotional Intelligence
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7 Interview Questions That Determine Emotional Intelligence

Who you hire casts the foundation for your company's success, so make sure you're asking questions that reveal a candidate's emotional intelligence.
Carolyn Sun
Before You Bring on Your Next Employee, Check These 3 Things Off Your List
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Before You Bring on Your Next Employee, Check These 3 Things Off Your List

Bringing on a new employee shouldn't be taken lightly. Here are three things to consider before welcoming the individual to the team.
Matt Ehrlichman
4 Ways to Get the Best Talent to Choose Your Startup Over a Big Company
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4 Ways to Get the Best Talent to Choose Your Startup Over a Big Company

In the rapidly growing and competitive tech market, here is how a small business can recruit and retain talent while competing with larger firms.
Nate Good
What Companies Can Learn From 'Game of Thrones' When Hiring Their Next Chief Information Officer
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What Companies Can Learn From 'Game of Thrones' When Hiring Their Next Chief Information Officer

As season five has just ended, there are many helpful lessons to learn from 'Game of Thrones' when identifying the ideal type of CIO that fits your organization's needs.
Deepak Singh
7 Questions to Ask When You're Tempted to Hire a Career Switcher
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7 Questions to Ask When You're Tempted to Hire a Career Switcher

When the resume doesn't match the job you have the chance to hire someone who has found their passion, unless they just don't understand what they are getting into.
Don Charlton
How to Hire the Right Person for the Job
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How to Hire the Right Person for the Job

Hiring is high-stakes. Knowing your own strengths is the key to recognizing the right person.
Mary Kaiser
How to Hire the Right Leadership Team for Your Startup
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How to Hire the Right Leadership Team for Your Startup

Your executive hires are just as important as your co-founders.
Mark Ghermezian
To Improve Your Chances of Getting an Interview, Focus On This Strategy
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To Improve Your Chances of Getting an Interview, Focus On This Strategy

Our HR expert discusses what resume elements will help lead to an interview, what he looks for in employees and the importance of thank-you notes.
David Ossip
The Licorice Test and Other Unconventional Tips for Hiring
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The Licorice Test and Other Unconventional Tips for Hiring

These approaches will help you build a scrappy team who will argue, push and demand more of those around them.
Mikkel Svane
How to Avoid Startups' Biggest HR Pitfalls
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How to Avoid Startups' Biggest HR Pitfalls

There's no exact science for keeping your founding team members around for the long term but there are a few things you can do to increase your chances of being surrounded by those same early employees further down the line.
John Gentry