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The Entrepreneur's Guide to Pay-for-Performance Consulting
Pay for Performance

The Entrepreneur's Guide to Pay-for-Performance Consulting

All too often. business owners fail to make pay-for-performance agreements enticing enough for consultants to bite.
Eric Samson
Protect Your Company From Resume Fraud
Hiring

Protect Your Company From Resume Fraud

Unfortunately, fraud extends to job candidates, so make sure to do due diligence and verify the details.
Doug and Polly White
It Works for Sales. How to Set Up a Funnel for Hiring.
Hiring

It Works for Sales. How to Set Up a Funnel for Hiring.

Setting up this structure helps you sort through job candidates quickly and efficiently so that you can focus your attention on the most promising applicants.
Eric Siu
7 Unorthodox Tips to Help Land Your Dream Job
Job seekers

7 Unorthodox Tips to Help Land Your Dream Job

While there's a lot of job advice out there that sounds like a broken record, there are some under-the-radar tips that can help you stand out from the crowd.
Jessica Ekstrom
Melinda Gates: Why Hiring Women Is Good for Business
Women in Business

Melinda Gates: Why Hiring Women Is Good for Business

When you invest in women, you invest in the people who invest in everybody else.
Melinda Gates
4 Tips for Making the Right Hires in a Super-Competitive Job Market
Hiring Employees

4 Tips for Making the Right Hires in a Super-Competitive Job Market

It's a seller's market for talent. Getting your hiring process right is essential to not losing the best prospects.
Matt Straz
Attracting Hot Engineering Talent: Bigger Isn't Always Better
Engineering

Attracting Hot Engineering Talent: Bigger Isn't Always Better

While the heavy hitters of the tech world often have their first choice in engineers, a new and formidable competitor is emerging: the startup.
Nicholas Clark
Avoid These 3 Big Mistakes I Made as a First-Time Entrepreneur
Startup Basics

Avoid These 3 Big Mistakes I Made as a First-Time Entrepreneur

A lawyer turned technology startup founder found out about these lessons the hard way.
David Greenberg
How to Build an All-Star Team Through Trust
Team Management

How to Build an All-Star Team Through Trust

A few key lessons have come up as I've sought out, trained and let my team take on my business this last year. Here's what I've learned.
Lewis Howes
Mark Zuckerberg: I Would Only Hire Someone to Work For Me If I Would Work For Them
Hiring

Mark Zuckerberg: I Would Only Hire Someone to Work For Me If I Would Work For Them

Facebook's CEO shared wisdom on hiring and delegation during the latest installment of 'Q&A with Mark.'
Geoff Weiss
Finding a Good Small Business Job is Getting Harder
Hiring

Finding a Good Small Business Job is Getting Harder

Small businesses are doing a lot more without having to hire new workers.
Scott Shane
The Challenge of Keeping Your Culture Intact When the Business Is Growing Quickly
Company Culture

The Challenge of Keeping Your Culture Intact When the Business Is Growing Quickly

As your company grows, new team members won't know the values you launched with unless the leadership team makes it a priority.
Sam Hodges
Can We Quit With the Stereotypes Already?
Biases

Can We Quit With the Stereotypes Already?

We love to typecast. Yet we don't realize that much of the common wisdom about popular stereotypes is simply false.
Steve Tobak
Should You Avoid or Embrace the Job Hopper?
Hiring

Should You Avoid or Embrace the Job Hopper?

Here are three reasons to reconsider hiring the candidate with perhaps a little too much experience, and which candidates to avoid.
Andre Lavoie