Hiring

When Is it Time to Cut the Cord With New Hires?
Managing Employees

When Is it Time to Cut the Cord With New Hires?

Here are four simple metrics to help determine if a new employee is up to speed and if not, how to help move along the process.
Andre Lavoie
Which Type of Interview Is Best for Your Company?
job interview

Which Type of Interview Is Best for Your Company?

Phone, in-person, even video interviews all have their unique advantages.
Heather R. Huhman
Think Hillary's Bad? Here Are 5 'Ethical' Mistakes Business Owners Regularly Make.
Ethics

Think Hillary's Bad? Here Are 5 'Ethical' Mistakes Business Owners Regularly Make.

Most of us don't operate outside of the law. Sometimes, we make choices that would be considered unethical by some, yet perfectly appropriate by others.
Gene Marks
Starting a Family Business? Here's a Slice of Advice.
Family Businesses

Starting a Family Business? Here's a Slice of Advice.

One of the owners of Canada-based Topper's Pizza shares best practices for keeping a family business thriving.
Daphne Mallory
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
Mistakes

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