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3 Personality Types That Can Make the Startup Rollercoaster a Bumpy Ride
Starting a Business

3 Personality Types That Can Make the Startup Rollercoaster a Bumpy Ride

From the thrill seekers to the onlookers, entrepreneurs need to pay attention to the different types of people looking to join their team. Here are three types to focus on.
Andy Miller
4 Secrets to Cultivating a Winning Team Gleaned From Pro Football
Team-building

4 Secrets to Cultivating a Winning Team Gleaned From Pro Football

Building a team doesn't come naturally, yet we humans accomplish little working alone.
Andre Lavoie
5 Tips on Building an Epic Customer-Support Team
Customer Service

5 Tips on Building an Epic Customer-Support Team

When every move your company makes can be easily amplified to thousands over the social web, you need to make every interaction with your customers exceptional. Here are a few secrets on creating a rock-star customer-service team.
Leyla Seka
How PayPal's Spinoff Could Spell a Tide Shift for the Mobile Payments Industry
Payments

How PayPal's Spinoff Could Spell a Tide Shift for the Mobile Payments Industry

Newfound stock options and a self-governing stance could portend an acquisition or hiring spree.
Geoff Weiss
How I Scout Superstar Employees
Hiring Employees

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
Hiring

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
Internet of Things

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
Selling

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
generation z

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
Hiring

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
Hiring

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
Hiring

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
Hiring

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