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5 Pitfalls Employers Should Avoid During the Hiring Process
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5 Pitfalls Employers Should Avoid During the Hiring Process

Given that interviewing and hiring is one of the biggest risks a company faces, it's a good idea to get it right the first time.
Tony Beshara
Why That VP From Google Is Probably Not the Best Fit for Your Startup
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Why That VP From Google Is Probably Not the Best Fit for Your Startup

The best people for building your startup into a billion-dollar company likely are not already working at billion-dollar companies.
Eric Larson
The 3 Secrets to Building An All-Star Startup Team
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The 3 Secrets to Building An All-Star Startup Team

Building the right startup team is among a startup CEO's most critical tasks. Here is how to set yourself up for success rather than failure.
Paul Mandell
Want to Be a Web Developer? Here's Where the Best Opportunities Are. (Infographic)
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Want to Be a Web Developer? Here's Where the Best Opportunities Are. (Infographic)

From where to set up shop to the most lucrative programming languages, here is a snapshot of the web developer landscape.
Catherine Clifford
The 4 Most Common Mistakes Early Entrepreneurs Make
The Grind

The 4 Most Common Mistakes Early Entrepreneurs Make

Here are a few errors newbie entrepreneurs make -- and how to avoid them.
AJ Agrawal
6 Tips for Hiring at Your Small Business
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6 Tips for Hiring at Your Small Business

Consider these hiring tips as you write job descriptions, conduct interviews and train your new employees.
Heike Young
Your New Employees Will Want These 6 Things When They Come on Board
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Your New Employees Will Want These 6 Things When They Come on Board

First impressions matter. Create a system that enables a smooth transition for new hires.
Andre Lavoie
3 Tips to Help You Build the Best Team in 2015
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3 Tips to Help You Build the Best Team in 2015

It takes a lot of work to find just the right people to make your business soar.
Deborah Mitchell
Set a Plan in Place for New Employees That Will Keep Them Around
Managing Employees

Set a Plan in Place for New Employees That Will Keep Them Around

There are four steps to take that will better prepare new hires and reduce the stress of coming aboard.
Andre Lavoie
3 Simple, Yet Critical Musts for Onboarding Success
Hiring Employees

3 Simple, Yet Critical Musts for Onboarding Success

Since a company doesn't integrate a new hire on staff every day, the process can seem like a distraction for managers. Embrace these essential steps to start new employees off on the right foot.
Marty Fukuda
Startups, Share the Top Job Candidates You Turn Down
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Startups, Share the Top Job Candidates You Turn Down

This modest proposal could result in a win-win for companies and job seekers alike.
Iman Jalali
Should You Always Promote From Within Your Company?
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Should You Always Promote From Within Your Company?

Here is how to ensure you find the right person for the job.
Paul Spiegelman
Marissa Mayer 'Balked' at Hiring Gwyneth Paltrow for Yahoo Food Because She Didn't Graduate From College
Marissa Mayer

Marissa Mayer 'Balked' at Hiring Gwyneth Paltrow for Yahoo Food Because She Didn't Graduate From College

In developing Yahoo's myriad tech products, Mayer obsessively references data and metrics. In honing the company's media strategies, however, she prefers to go with her gut.
Geoff Weiss
How to Hire the Best Talent and Avoid the Most Common Pitfalls
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How to Hire the Best Talent and Avoid the Most Common Pitfalls

Bad hires can be a disaster, but even seasoned managers have a hard time consistently hiring the best talent.
Steve Tobak