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How I Scout Superstar Employees
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How I Scout Superstar Employees

As an entrepreneur, you're only as good as the talent you hire. Here's what you should keep in mind when hiring the best employees.
Maynard Webb
4 Advantages That Small Businesses Can Sell to Attract Top Talent
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4 Advantages That Small Businesses Can Sell to Attract Top Talent

Leverage the benefits that a young company might have the flexibility to offer and woo the best employees.
Doug and Polly White
Amazon Is Bulking Up Its Secretive Hardware Lab in Pursuit of a Connected Home
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Amazon Is Bulking Up Its Secretive Hardware Lab in Pursuit of a Connected Home

On the heels of a fizzling response to its Fire Phone, Amazon is reportedly foraying further into hardware by increasing headcount at its top-secret Lab126 by roughly 27 percent.
Geoff Weiss
The One Reason Why Job Interviews and Sales Calls Fail
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The One Reason Why Job Interviews and Sales Calls Fail

Want to know why it is so hard to sell yourself, your company and your product? You're taking the wrong approach
Lindsay Broder
What Companies Can Expect When They Hire Gen Z
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What Companies Can Expect When They Hire Gen Z

A new study about the next generational cohort reveals some surprising trends about the future of young workers.
Lisa Evans
5 Effective Hiring Tips for Early-Stage Startups
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5 Effective Hiring Tips for Early-Stage Startups

Be nimble in your recruiting efforts even when the competition might have greater resources.
Firas Kittaneh
5 Guidelines to Maximize Freelance Employees
Freelancers

5 Guidelines to Maximize Freelance Employees

Your business might be small, but its look and feel doesn't have to be. Hiring outside help is quick and effective.
Stephen Key
7 Steps to Turbocharge Your Startup Without Losing Your Best Talent
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7 Steps to Turbocharge Your Startup Without Losing Your Best Talent

A new CEO seeks to make dramatic changes without disarming the staff. Here's what he did.
Peter S. Cohan
8 Clumsy Mistakes to Avoid During the Hiring Process
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8 Clumsy Mistakes to Avoid During the Hiring Process

Are you undercutting your recruitment strategies? Employers who are careless during their talent-acquisition process will end up with less than superb candidates. Avoid these lapses.
Heather R. Huhman
6 Tips to Keep in Mind When Hiring Your First Employees
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6 Tips to Keep in Mind When Hiring Your First Employees

Beyond running through the usual interview questions, pick up on these clues to find ideal candidates for the job.
Jeffrey Hayzlett
5 Ways to Hire Someone Who's a Cultural Fit
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5 Ways to Hire Someone Who's a Cultural Fit

Culture matters. Look for these qualities when taking on a new employee.
Jeffrey Fermin
5 Decisions Every Entrepreneur Must Face

5 Decisions Every Entrepreneur Must Face

Business owners should be prepared to face these forks in the road head on if they want to keep moving ahead.
Jayson DeMers
Should I Hire a Contractor or an Employee?
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Should I Hire a Contractor or an Employee?

Decide the best route to scale a professional-services consulting firm for growth and flexibility.
Raymond Grainger
7 Things You're Doing to Push Away Great Talent
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7 Things You're Doing to Push Away Great Talent

Many employers don't realize how their hiring and managerial practices are driving away their employees.
Heather R. Huhman