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EHarmony Wants to Find You a Job
Growth Strategies

EHarmony Wants to Find You a Job

The long-running dating site is reportedly launching a subsidiary that matches bosses and employees.
Nina Zipkin
8.5 Insider Tips on Getting Hired by a Startup
Startups

8.5 Insider Tips on Getting Hired by a Startup

Like any other job position, you must do your due diligence, with paying particular attention to the company's goals and culture.
Julia O. Test
How to Communicate With Your First Employee
Managing Employees

How to Communicate With Your First Employee

This hire marks the beginning of your becoming a manager of staff. Here's how to do things right.
SharĂ­ Alexander
When Interviewing, Avoid Legal Landmines and Find Out What You Want to Know
Hiring

When Interviewing, Avoid Legal Landmines and Find Out What You Want to Know

Certain questions during interviews with prospective employees can land you in trouble. Here's what you should be doing.
Doug and Polly White
3 Important Tips for Hiring the Best Employees
Hiring Tips

3 Important Tips for Hiring the Best Employees

Choosing the right hires for your organization is crucial to building a thriving business. Here's how to get it right.
Lisa Falzone
The Successful Entrepreneur's Secret Weapon -- Employee Engagement
Employee Engagement

The Successful Entrepreneur's Secret Weapon -- Employee Engagement

Often ignored in an owner's rush to develop a new product or invention, the passion workers feel for a company can be critical for results.
Beth Miller
An Executive's Tale of Persistence in Hiring a Diverse Workforce for a Scrappy Startup
Hiring

An Executive's Tale of Persistence in Hiring a Diverse Workforce for a Scrappy Startup

A Bay Area manager shares some new-company growing pains.
Jenn Steele
Hire for Potential Not Experience by Asking These 5 Key Questions
Hiring

Hire for Potential Not Experience by Asking These 5 Key Questions

Past performance is no longer an accurate proxy for future success. In hiring, the most critical skill is the ability to learn on the fly.
Stefan Groschupf
When Building Your Team, Delegate Recruiting But Hiring Is Your Job
Recruiting

When Building Your Team, Delegate Recruiting But Hiring Is Your Job

Filling key roles in your company is both crucially important and a distraction. It's important to know what you can delegate and what you can't.
Nathaniel Koloc
Want to Hire the Best Talent? Be Like Elon Musk and Set a Strong Vision.
Leadership

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.
Andre Lavoie
7 Crucial Steps to Building a Champion Sales Team
Sales Strategies

7 Crucial Steps to Building a Champion Sales Team

Shun haphazard management, break the inertia of old habits and set up the dynamics for success.
Marc Wayshak
Employers Benefit Most When Every Hiring Candidate Has a Good Experience
Hiring

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.
Nathaniel Koloc
Whether Inside or Out, the 4 New Realities of Closing Sales
Sales

Whether Inside or Out, the 4 New Realities of Closing Sales

Advice on developing a culture and strategy that breeds revenue from the chief revenue officer of Hubspot, which pulled in $77 million last year.
Adam Callinan
What Sectors of the Economy are Hot and How to Take Advantage
Hiring

What Sectors of the Economy are Hot and How to Take Advantage

Job seekers and employees alike are discovering new and more efficient ways to adjust to a more robust hiring market.
Burton Goldfield