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When Company Culture Becomes Discrimination
Company Culture

When Company Culture Becomes Discrimination

Culture can be a wonderful selling point to attract new employees and customers. But it might also be a cultural hegemony as corrosive as saying you only want a third of your workforce to be women.
Ray Hennessey
Why You Should Hire People Smarter Than You
Hiring Employees

Why You Should Hire People Smarter Than You

Be vigilant in cultivating a team of excellence.
David Hassell
5 Steps for Building a Great Startup Team
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5 Steps for Building a Great Startup Team

A serial entrepreneur shares his insights on creating an organization that rocks.
John Rampton
How to Hire a Virtual Assistant for Startup Success
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How to Hire a Virtual Assistant for Startup Success

People working remotely can save an entrepreneur time. It's up to you to screen and manage them to suit your needs.
Brad Hines
10 Things Great Talent Always Does
Hiring Employees

10 Things Great Talent Always Does

Recruiting top performers for your company can multiply its success.
Heather R. Huhman
The Best Approach to Bringing on Contracted Workers
Ask the Expert

The Best Approach to Bringing on Contracted Workers

When entrepreneurs just need to bring on temporary employees for short-term projects, what is the best approach -- 1099 or W2?
Alex Katz
4 Hiring Techniques Needed to Build a Stellar Team
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4 Hiring Techniques Needed to Build a Stellar Team

Successful entrepreneurs hire for the long run -- not just for today -- avoiding the temptation to settle for people who aren't 'A' players.
Bryan Stolle
The 5 Traits All Entrepreneurs Share
Leadership

The 5 Traits All Entrepreneurs Share

Any successful entrepreneur will tell you that these five things are keys to going far in the business world.
Nina Zipkin
6 Creative Ways to Use Overseas Virtual Assistants
Outsourcing

6 Creative Ways to Use Overseas Virtual Assistants

Some tasks don't require knowing fluent English and can be easily handled abroad.
James Parsons
4 Tips From Experts on Hiring the People Who Make the CEO a Star
Hiring Employees

4 Tips From Experts on Hiring the People Who Make the CEO a Star

Startups, perhaps inevitably, are focused on the talent and vision of the founder/CEO but only a team can build a company.
Sarah Kunst
Beyond Collecting Resumes, 5 Alternatives for Recruiting Candidates
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Beyond Collecting Resumes, 5 Alternatives for Recruiting Candidates

Harness other tools to learn about a job seeker's personality or behavior. This might prove useful, considering a new survey that found resume inaccuracy is rampant.
Heather R. Huhman
College Career Recruitment – With a Fee
Human Resources

College Career Recruitment – With a Fee

San Jose State University has outsourced headhunting to local staffing agencies, transforming traditional relationships with university placement offices.
Samantha Drake
Small Business Is Using More Contractors
Outsourcing

Small Business Is Using More Contractors

Like larger corporations, many small businesses are using outside help rather than hiring new employees.
Scott Shane
The Secrets to Building a World-Class Sales Team
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The Secrets to Building a World-Class Sales Team

Set the stage so staffers will respond to opportunities and embrace competition. Celebrate success and compensate staff to keep them interested but wanting more.
Nick Hedges