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Why Twitter Might Be Your Best Recruiting Tool

Why Twitter Might Be Your Best Recruiting Tool

Using this social media platform to fill an open position can help you leverage your network and take a more personal approach to hiring.
Small-Business Hiring Snapshot (Infographic)

Small-Business Hiring Snapshot (Infographic)

The most-common small business in the U.S. has only three employees and a single location, but taken together, small businesses in the U.S. are the primary engine of job growth.
5 Ways to Recruit Rock-Star Employees on a Budget

5 Ways to Recruit Rock-Star Employees on a Budget

Entrepreneurs usually can't offer new hires the promise of a hefty salary. But there are ways to get A-list employees without breaking the bank. Here are five budget-friendly techniques to get you there.
3 Unique Hiring Techniques to Find the Right Person for the Job

3 Unique Hiring Techniques to Find the Right Person for the Job

Offbeat hiring practices that get past canned answers.
Finding the Right Hire for Your Company

Finding the Right Hire for Your Company

How do you make sure new hires will mesh well with your other employees and with your company's culture?
10 Questions to Ask Before Making Your First Hire

10 Questions to Ask Before Making Your First Hire

Before rushing to expand your business with that first employee, here are the most important things you need to consider first.
The Pros and Cons of Using Klout and Kred for Hiring

The Pros and Cons of Using Klout and Kred for Hiring

We examine two of the most popular tools for measuring online influence for business.
5 Tips for Hiring an All-Star Marketing Team

5 Tips for Hiring an All-Star Marketing Team

Consider these tips for hiring the team who can take your marketing to the next level.
How to Conduct Effective Job Interviews

How to Conduct Effective Job Interviews

The basics of what you need to know about interviews from what questions to ask to how to judge non-verbal clues, and more.
How to Provide More Benefits Without Busting the Bank

How to Provide More Benefits Without Busting the Bank

Ideas for making the most of employee benefits.
Startup Hiring: The Basics of Pre-Screening Job Candidates

Startup Hiring: The Basics of Pre-Screening Job Candidates

What to look for in a candidate's resume and application.
How to Make the Hiring Process Less Painful (Infographic)

How to Make the Hiring Process Less Painful (Infographic)

From crafting a clear job post to tapping into a variety of social networks, here's how to help make the hiring process easier.
Hiring Secrets: Finding a Personality Fit

Hiring Secrets: Finding a Personality Fit

Four tips from cutting edge companies to help you hire loyal, well-matched employees.
How to Build Connections at Work and Other Tips This Week

How to Build Connections at Work and Other Tips This Week

How love can benefit your company culture, the simple cover letter strategy that weeds out bad candidates, why you need a daily action plan and more: our best tips of the week.
10 Questions to Ask Before Hiring a Small-Business Attorney

10 Questions to Ask Before Hiring a Small-Business Attorney

A quick guide to finding a legal professional that is the right fit for your business.
The 5 Employees Every Small Business Needs

The 5 Employees Every Small Business Needs

It's critical to make sure each employee fulfills the right role needed for your company's overall success.
Secrets of Successful Interviews

Secrets of Successful Interviews

Five unexpected ways to get better results from your hiring process.
How to Know When You're Ready to Hire

How to Know When You're Ready to Hire

The signs that your business is in need of additional staff and how to make it happen.
Young Boss? 5 Tips for Hiring Older Workers

Young Boss? 5 Tips for Hiring Older Workers

Chuck Cohn launched Varsity Tutors at age 21, yet he still managed to successfully employ workers of all stripes. Here are his top hiring tips for young founders.
10 Questions to Ask Before Hiring a Tax Accountant

10 Questions to Ask Before Hiring a Tax Accountant

While you may think of accountants as numbers people, a good accountant does more than just crunch the numbers. Here's what to ask to find the best one.
Methods for Building Employee Loyalty

Methods for Building Employee Loyalty

How to inspire loyal employees that go above and beyond the call of duty.
Lessons about Building a Team from Zuckerberg and Facebook

Lessons about Building a Team from Zuckerberg and Facebook

Facebook's Zuckerberg focuses first on hiring for fit and talent, not the perfect mix of skills.
10 Questions You Must Ask When Hiring a Social Media Consultant

10 Questions You Must Ask When Hiring a Social Media Consultant

What you need to know when looking for the right person to represent your brand on social media.
3 Ways to Recruit Talent for a Hungry Startup

3 Ways to Recruit Talent for a Hungry Startup

Talented potential employees will have a host of questions about your startup's vision. Here's how to persuade them to get on board.
5 Best Places to Find Qualified Talent

5 Best Places to Find Qualified Talent

Finding the right team for your company culture is one of the most important tasks for entrepreneurs. Here's how to make the most of your search.

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