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

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.
Hire for Potential Not Experience by Asking These 5 Key Questions

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

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.
Want to Hire the Best Talent? Be Like Elon Musk and Set a Strong Vision.

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.
7 Crucial Steps to Building a Champion Sales Team

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.
Employers Benefit Most When Every Hiring Candidate Has a Good Experience

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.
Whether Inside or Out, the 4 New Realities of Closing 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.
What Sectors of the Economy are Hot and How to Take Advantage

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.
Google Unveils Project Zero, an Elite Cybersecurity Squad to Fight Hackers

Google Unveils Project Zero, an Elite Cybersecurity Squad to Fight Hackers

'We're hiring,' the company says of its new security outfit, which will work to maintain cybersecurity across the Internet going beyond Google's own workings on the web.
Ducking Rubber Bands and Double Takes as the First Female Hire at a Tech Startup

Ducking Rubber Bands and Double Takes as the First Female Hire at a Tech Startup

A female executive in San Francisco does some truth telling.
9 Steps to Building and Coaching a Killer Team

9 Steps to Building and Coaching a Killer Team

Building a great pool of talent is crucial to your success as an entrepreneur. Here’s how to do it.
To Beat the Competition, You Need to Kick Butt at Hiring

To Beat the Competition, You Need to Kick Butt at Hiring

For most companies, attracting the most desirable candidates requires some specific tactics. Luckily, it's not that complicated.
Don't Stop Recruiting Employees Once They're Hired

Don't Stop Recruiting Employees Once They're Hired

Jon Bischke's company, Entelo, makes it easier for companies to recruit new talent. Yet, the secret to success, he says, isn't just finding the right people, but figuring out how to keep them.
How to Recruit Salespeople Who Will Deliver Dramatic Returns

How to Recruit Salespeople Who Will Deliver Dramatic Returns

These moneymakers are key players in boosting your bottom line. Here are five tips for finding them.
9 Questions to Ask Candidates' References

9 Questions to Ask Candidates' References

Job seekers aim to present themselves in the best light. But the very people they offer to validate their claims might point to other useful information.
10 Steps for Hiring Your Next Rock Star

10 Steps for Hiring Your Next Rock Star

The right person can help you launch your company to new heights. Is your hiring practice strategic, thorough and consistent?
Should You Pay Employees an Hourly Wage or a Salary?

Should You Pay Employees an Hourly Wage or a Salary?

You may not have a choice.
Hire Better Talent With a Big-Data Scientist

Hire Better Talent With a Big-Data Scientist

This new breed of HR employee will integrate data sets, interpret findings and compare different data sets to make new discoveries.
Survey: College Degrees Still Matter. Sort Of.

Survey: College Degrees Still Matter. Sort Of.

While a college degree opens the door, it’s no longer a trump card, finds career website Glassdoor.
7 Tips for Hiring the Team Your Startup Needs to Succeed

7 Tips for Hiring the Team Your Startup Needs to Succeed

Finding top talent is hard, assembling top talent into a harmonious, effective team is harder still. Patience, instinct and humility help a lot.
This Bar Wants You to Apply for a Job Via Snapchat

This Bar Wants You to Apply for a Job Via Snapchat

Forget LinkedIn -- this Dublin pub is requiring hopeful employees to apply through the ephemeral messaging service.
Tech Companies Deserve More Credit for Their Diversity

Tech Companies Deserve More Credit for Their Diversity

The numbers that critics use to paint a damaging picture of Silicon Valley need to be viewed in context.
The Answer to 'I Need More Help But Can't Afford It'

The Answer to 'I Need More Help But Can't Afford It'

Whenever you hire, this should always be your first thought.
When Hiring, Take a Cue From the NBA and Look for Performance and Character

When Hiring, Take a Cue From the NBA and Look for Performance and Character

Billion-dollar sports franchises conduct in-depth background checks and administer personality profiles for possible draft picks. Here are eight things they look for.
Want to Work For Me? Be My Facebook Friend.

Want to Work For Me? Be My Facebook Friend.

Is looking into online activities an invasion of privacy? Maybe, but it's important to learn everything you can about a job candidate.
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