Hiring Tips http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/hiring-tips The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Hiring Tips en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:30:00 GMT 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 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. Employers Benefit Most When Every Hiring Candidate Has a Good Experience Only one person will get the job but make sure every candidate has good things to say about how you treated them. Thu, 17 Jul 2014 19:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235676 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235676 Nathaniel Koloc Only one person will get the job but make sure every candidate has good things to say about how you treated them. 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 We asked entrepreneurs in the community for the best questions that they thought were not only interesting and creative, but also revealing. 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 For most companies, attracting the most desirable candidates requires some specific tactics. Luckily, it's not that complicated. 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 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. 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 This new breed of HR employee will integrate data sets, interpret findings and compare different data sets to make new discoveries. Why I Left My High-Paying Job at LinkedIn For a Startup While having a great job at a corporation can have many people feeling satisfied, some are left missing the hunger that comes with startup life. Thu, 26 Jun 2014 20:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235176 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235176 Dan Yoo While having a great job at a corporation can have many people feeling satisfied, some are left missing the hunger that comes with startup life. When to DIY Recruiting and When to Hire a Recruiter Hiring is nerve wracking but less so when you can distinguish when you can handle it from when you need pros who can. Mon, 23 Jun 2014 14:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235045 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235045 Nathaniel Koloc Hiring is nerve wracking but less so when you can distinguish when you can handle it from when you need pros who can. The 10 Unique Soft Skills Employers Desire in New Hires Companies have a hard time finding candidates with communication skills, a positive attitude and the ability to work on a team. Wed, 18 Jun 2014 21:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234864 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234864 Heather R. Huhman Companies have a hard time finding candidates with communication skills, a positive attitude and the ability to work on a team. Tip the Odds in Your Favor for Finding the Best Employees These five tips should help you make better decisions when hiring and expanding your business. Thu, 12 Jun 2014 15:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233930 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233930 Doug and Polly White These five tips should help you make better decisions when hiring and expanding your business. Finding the Right Team to Lead Your Startup to Success Every successful company has an equally successful team behind it. The first step is to build and foster a team that can drive your business to the next level. Wed, 11 Jun 2014 16:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234648 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234648 Jon Elvekrog Every successful company has an equally successful team behind it. The first step is to build and foster a team that can drive your business to the next level. What Leonardo da Vinci Can Teach You About Writing Killer Cover Letters He was a genius artist and engineer. But did you know da Vinci also had some serious cover-letter writing skills? Here are a few things you can learn from the master. Fri, 06 Jun 2014 12:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234563 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234563 Jason Fell He was a genius artist and engineer. But did you know da Vinci also had some serious cover-letter writing skills? Here are a few things you can learn from the master. 6 Tips for Bringing on Your First Hires When starting a business, often it is just you running the show. Shifting from a 'solo entrepreneur' to a founder with a team can be challenging. Here are a few tips to make the process easier. Thu, 05 Jun 2014 16:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234540 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234540 Karim Abouelnaga When starting a business, often it is just you running the show. Shifting from a 'solo entrepreneur' to a founder with a team can be challenging. Here are a few tips to make the process easier. What You Need to Know When Hiring Interns With intern season just around the corner, startups need to bring their A game to nab top-tier students. Wed, 21 May 2014 21:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234105 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234105 Nathan Parcells With intern season just around the corner, startups need to bring their A game to nab top-tier students. Sizing Up Candidates for Cultural Fit Throughout the Hiring Process Job seekers who mesh well with an organization are also more likely to stick around, saving employers costly employee turnover, Wed, 21 May 2014 18:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233935 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233935 Heather R. Huhman Job seekers who mesh well with an organization are also more likely to stick around, saving employers costly employee turnover, The Case for Updating the Hiring Process Hiring platform Smarterer wants employers to ditch the resumes and evaluate job candidates through assessment tests. Wed, 21 May 2014 11:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233888 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233888 Jason Ankeny Hiring platform Smarterer wants employers to ditch the resumes and evaluate job candidates through assessment tests. 30 Secrets to Hiring the Right People Entrepreneur.com reached out to the honorees of National Small Business Week and asked them to share their best advice for hiring quality employees. Tue, 20 May 2014 20:45:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234096 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234096 Catherine Clifford Entrepreneur.com reached out to the honorees of National Small Business Week and asked them to share their best advice for hiring quality employees. 6 Signs It's Time to Find a New Hiring Strategy New technology can significantly decrease the duration of the entire interview process, at every stage. Wed, 14 May 2014 10:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233748 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233748 Heather R. Huhman New technology can significantly decrease the duration of the entire interview process, at every stage. Growing Big From a Small Start This entrepreneur started selling study guides from his dorm room but explains that why and where you begin is less important than the clarity of your vision and inspiring people to dream the future as you do. Fri, 09 May 2014 14:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233623 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233623 Mike Matousek This entrepreneur started selling study guides from his dorm room but explains that why and where you begin is less important than the clarity of your vision and inspiring people to dream the future as you do. Building an All-Star Virtual Team As the number of employees working from home or remotely grows, here's how to make top-notch hires. Wed, 07 May 2014 16:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233620 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233620 Heather R. Huhman As the number of employees working from home or remotely grows, here's how to make top-notch hires.