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Unemployment Rate Slightly Higher Amid Modest Job Growth

Consumer confidence takes a hit from the payroll tax hike, as unemployment holds at nearly the same levels since September.

Think Like Zuck: The Secrets to Facebook's Success

Intel's social-media strategist and author of new book on Mark Zuckerberg Ekaterina Walter shares her insights on how the social network became so popular, as well as other business lessons.

Secrets of Successful Interviews

Five unexpected ways to get better results from your hiring process.

How to Know When You're Ready to Hire

The signs that your business is in need of additional staff and how to make it happen.

Methods for Building Employee Loyalty

How to inspire loyal employees that go above and beyond the call of duty.

Lessons about Building a Team from Zuckerberg and Facebook

Facebook's Zuckerberg focuses first on hiring for fit and talent, not the perfect mix of skills.

10 Questions You Must Ask When Hiring a Social Media Consultant

What you need to know when looking for the right person to represent your brand on social media.

Small-Business Job Growth Remains Modest

The national unemployment rate held at 7.8 percent as 2012 ended with slow job growth.

Mark Cuban on the Value of Hard Work and Other Tips This Week

How to find ideas, make use of holiday downtime and more: our best tips of the week.

Whatever You Do, Don't Not Delegate: Tips for Cultivating Great Employees

Delegating is the second-hardest thing for an entrepreneur to do. The hardest is not delegating.

How to Hire Key Players

Oliver Guinness, an investor, says you should figure out your hiring needs in advance -- and look for people who are smarter than you.

What You Need to Know About Hiring a CFO

What a chief financial officer does, how to determine your company needs one, and how to start the hiring process.

How a One-Person Show Can Look Bigger to Clients

The key is to provide extra-special treatment, says expert Angela Jia Kim. Your perceived weakness may be your greatest strength.

Mark Peter Davis on the Problem With the VC Industry

Mark Peter Davis' journey from venture capitalist back to entrepreneur has given him a unique perspective on the new challenges of start-up fundraising.

How to Afford Your First Hire

Let's see: You're growing, but you don't have the money to hire -- sound familiar? Angela Jia Kim provides tips on how to afford your first new employee's salary.

Small Businesses Hit Hardest by Superstorm Sandy While Overall Job Growth Rises

Unemployment edges down as November job growth fares better than expected.

Small-Business Hiring, Sentiment Drops in November

Superstorm Sandy's damage and fiscal cliff fears are reflected in weaker small-business job numbers.

Steve Jobs's Tips for Hiring Your A-Team

A startup's first 10 employees can determine whether or not it succeeds.

Make the Firing Process Easier

Firing an employee is likely low on your list of favorite tasks. These tips can help make this difficult situation as easy as possible for both you and the employee.

5 Best Places to Find Qualified Talent

Finding the right team for your company culture is one of the most important tasks for entrepreneurs. Here's how to make the most of your search.

Small Business Job Growth Continues

ADP's November Jobs Report shows the largest small business payroll increase since July.

3 Tools That Can Take the Headaches Out of Hiring and HR

Can't afford to hire an HR manager? These simple online tools can make that job easier.

Should You Use Personality Testing in Hiring?

Four factors to consider to use employment personality tests effectively.

Small-Business Owners Bunker Down Amid a Weak U.S. Economy

Business owners are grappling with continued economic uncertainty. One thing is for sure: They are going to hit the polling stations in November.

Tips for Hiring Your First Employee

Rich, Happy & Hot's Marie Forleo founder explains how successful business owners hire employees without a human-resources department.

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