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How to Hire Friends Without Destroying Relationships
The Grind

How to Hire Friends Without Destroying Relationships

By taking some precautions you can maximize the benefit of knowing skilled folk and avoid damaging relationships.
Yair Tygiel
5 Ways to Better Leverage Your Referrals to Hire Top Talent
Hiring

5 Ways to Better Leverage Your Referrals to Hire Top Talent

If you're looking to expand your company with a talented employee base, leveraging referrals is the first step to finding and enticing the best candidates.
Deborah Baimas
5 Huge Resume Blunders -- and How to Avoid Them
Resumes

5 Huge Resume Blunders -- and How to Avoid Them

With recruiters spending an average of just six seconds reading each resume, one error is all it takes for yours to end up at the bottom of the trash bin.
Stacey Sykes
The Most Important Part of Your Résumé Is One You Haven't Even Written Yet.
Job seekers

The Most Important Part of Your Résumé Is One You Haven't Even Written Yet.

Paid attention to your "professional summary"? Maybe it's time you did.
By Jorli Peña
3 Attributes of a Championship Employee
Hiring Tips

3 Attributes of a Championship Employee

To build winning performance in any environment, leaders need to evaluate team members for these key attributes.
Skip Weisman
How to Hire a CMO When Marketing Has Nothing to Do With the Job
Hiring

How to Hire a CMO When Marketing Has Nothing to Do With the Job

New companies seeking to disrupt established industries sometimes face novel staffing problems. How do you fill a job that doesn't exist anywhere else?
Guy Bauman
Hiring Is 'Marketing,' Too: Treat Applicants Like Your Best Customers
Hiring

Hiring Is 'Marketing,' Too: Treat Applicants Like Your Best Customers

A negative application experience at your company is a story that will get around.
Karen Mishra
4 Tips on How to Bring Out the Best in Your New Hires
Hiring

4 Tips on How to Bring Out the Best in Your New Hires

Ease their transition with training, meetups and the tools to yell "help!" when they need to.
Avi Singer
5 Surprising Things That May Stop You From Hiring the Right Person
Hiring

5 Surprising Things That May Stop You From Hiring the Right Person

Don't lose out on that next great candidate just because you've made these mistakes.
Heather R. Huhman
Silicon Valley Won't Save Your Business, But Industry Professionals Will
Hiring Tips

Silicon Valley Won't Save Your Business, But Industry Professionals Will

Instead of relying solely on Silicon Valley-types to disrupt your industry, recognize the unique qualities that industry professionals can bring to your business.
Jason Lange
7 Unorthodox Tips to Help Land Your Dream Job
Job seekers

7 Unorthodox Tips to Help Land Your Dream Job

While there's a lot of job advice out there that sounds like a broken record, there are some under-the-radar tips that can help you stand out from the crowd.
Jessica Ekstrom
Company Culture Is Too Important to Leave to Chance
Corporate Culture

Company Culture Is Too Important to Leave to Chance

Developing the culture your business needs to thrive is a strategic essential.
Marty Fukuda
4 Tips for Making the Right Hires in a Super-Competitive Job Market
Hiring Employees

4 Tips for Making the Right Hires in a Super-Competitive Job Market

It's a seller's market for talent. Getting your hiring process right is essential to not losing the best prospects.
Matt Straz
Attracting Hot Engineering Talent: Bigger Isn't Always Better
Engineering

Attracting Hot Engineering Talent: Bigger Isn't Always Better

While the heavy hitters of the tech world often have their first choice in engineers, a new and formidable competitor is emerging: the startup.
Nicholas Clark