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5 Must-Track Metrics to Keep Your Startup Alive
Business Growth

5 Must-Track Metrics to Keep Your Startup Alive

Monitor your company's progress on cash flow, investment prospecting, hiring, customers and product development.
Peter S. Cohan
The 3 Hires I Wish I'd Made Sooner
Legal Center

The 3 Hires I Wish I'd Made Sooner

Here are the commonly overlooked positions that will help you smooth out operations at and help grow your company.
Ryan Caldbeck
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Richard Branson on Constructing the Perfect Pitch
Richard Branson

Richard Branson on Constructing the Perfect Pitch

Speak with feeling rather than figures.
Richard Branson
5 Reasons Stephen Colbert Is a Smart Pick for 'The Late Show'
Television

5 Reasons Stephen Colbert Is a Smart Pick for 'The Late Show'

While it's not yet clear if and how Colbert will repurpose his Comedy Central-bred persona for network TV, he is bound to make 'The Late Show' all his own.
Nina Zipkin
Not Using Big Data for Hiring? You May Be Missing Out on the Best Candidates.
Human Resources

Not Using Big Data for Hiring? You May Be Missing Out on the Best Candidates.

Small employers can use computers and software to objectively evaluate job seekers based on skills, experience and knowledge before an interview -- and remove bias from the process.
Heather R. Huhman
Who You Need to Hire to Work at Your Bar
Startup Kit

Who You Need to Hire to Work at Your Bar

The most important aspect of a successful bar is its personnel. From manager to busboy and bartender to dishwasher, these people will have a huge effect on how smoothly your operation runs.
Onboarding Essentials: What Really Matters to New Employees (Infographic)
Hiring

Onboarding Essentials: What Really Matters to New Employees (Infographic)

Organized, relevant and well-timed content and on-the-job training are essential to those just hired, according to a recent HR survey. And if the training can extend more than a week, all the better.
Ryan Sanders
Create a Culture of Engagement With These 7 Measures
Engagement

Create a Culture of Engagement With These 7 Measures

To get your team's best work, you have to engage them. Here are steps you can take to get to that goal.
Dwight Merriman
Tech Workers Are Now Sizable Slice of Big Apple's Economy (Infographic)
Employment

Tech Workers Are Now Sizable Slice of Big Apple's Economy (Infographic)

Study cites role of 'tech ecosystem' in adding 45,000 positions to New York City's workforce in a decade.
Jessica Lawrence
Bringing on New Hires: Steer Clear of Disaster With These 6 Steps
Hiring

Bringing on New Hires: Steer Clear of Disaster With These 6 Steps

Onboarding employees can be tricky, as often new hires feel left in the dust, resulting in less engagement at work. Here are six steps to ensure your hiring strategy is a success.
Jake Gibson
Millennial Misconceptions: How You're Totally Wrong About This Generation
Millennials

Millennial Misconceptions: How You're Totally Wrong About This Generation

While millennials are often perceived as lazy, entitled and tech obsessed, research has shown otherwise. Here are the top three millennial myths and tips on how to manage this generation.
Jared Hecht
Meet the 25-Year-Old Wedding Photographer Who Became CEO of Lonely Planet
Hiring

Meet the 25-Year-Old Wedding Photographer Who Became CEO of Lonely Planet

Daniel Houghton, a former wedding photographer with no prior executive experience, has been trying to turn around global travel guide company Lonely Planet.
Geoff Weiss
How Leaders Can Win the Talent Battle for the 'Google Generation'
Hiring

How Leaders Can Win the Talent Battle for the 'Google Generation'

Companies are going to need to change their approach to recruiting and to work itself to attract today's best employees.
Hugh Welsh
The Hardest Jobs for Entrepreneurs to Fill Are Also the Most Important
Hiring Employees

The Hardest Jobs for Entrepreneurs to Fill Are Also the Most Important

These are the three thing top professionals look for in startups to persuade them to leave their well-paying job.
John Joseph