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The 3 Hires I Wish I'd Made Sooner

Here are the commonly overlooked positions that will help you smooth out operations at and help grow your company.
Ryan Caldbeck
5 Reasons Stephen Colbert Is a Smart Pick for 'The Late Show'
Television

5 Reasons Stephen Colbert Is a Smart Pick for 'The Late Show'

While it's not yet clear if and how Colbert will repurpose his Comedy Central-bred persona for network TV, he is bound to make 'The Late Show' all his own.
Nina Zipkin
Not Using Big Data for Hiring? You May Be Missing Out on the Best Candidates.
Human Resources

Not Using Big Data for Hiring? You May Be Missing Out on the Best Candidates.

Small employers can use computers and software to objectively evaluate job seekers based on skills, experience and knowledge before an interview -- and remove bias from the process.
Heather R. Huhman
Why Are Business Owners Blamed For the Gender Pay Gap?
Free Markets

Why Are Business Owners Blamed For the Gender Pay Gap?

How many of you have paid someone less because of their gender? Didn't think so.
Ray Hennessey
Engagement

Create a Culture of Engagement With These 7 Measures

To get your team's best work, you have to engage them. Here are steps you can take to get to that goal.
Dwight Merriman
Developers Are in High Demand. How Do You Recruit the Best?
Recruiting

Developers Are in High Demand. How Do You Recruit the Best?

These stalwarts of technology seek three big things when seeking employment.
Tom Cochran
How to Hire Without Spending a Fortune. (Hint: Use Social Media.)
Human Resources

How to Hire Without Spending a Fortune. (Hint: Use Social Media.)

Recruit new employees for your startup in a cash-conscious style. Learn about five tools for staffing up without significant budget outlays.
Allyson Willoughby
4 Common Traits of the Best Chief Operating Officers
Leadership

4 Common Traits of the Best Chief Operating Officers

The attributes of the greats of these oft-misunderstood leaders can provide examples for anyone.
Ryan Caldbeck
Don't Love Your Job? Fix the Job You're In.
Human Resources

Don't Love Your Job? Fix the Job You're In.

What brings meaning to a job is not the job itself, but what we bring to it.
Aaron Hurst
Why Sucking Up Is Bad for Business (and How to Stop It)
Office Politics

Why Sucking Up Is Bad for Business (and How to Stop It)

Here are six things you can do to immunize your staff from going the office politics route.
Karin Hurt
Spring Cleaning for Small Businesses
Management Growing a business

Spring Cleaning for Small Businesses

Address bad habits within your company. Your employees will appreciate it and your enterprise will benefit. Check out these seven blunders.
Jacqueline Breslin
How Leaders Can Win the Talent Battle for the 'Google Generation'
Hiring

How Leaders Can Win the Talent Battle for the 'Google Generation'

Companies are going to need to change their approach to recruiting and to work itself to attract today's best employees.
Hugh Welsh
The Hardest Jobs for Entrepreneurs to Fill Are Also the Most Important
Hiring Employees

The Hardest Jobs for Entrepreneurs to Fill Are Also the Most Important

These are the three thing top professionals look for in startups to persuade them to leave their well-paying job.
John Joseph
7 Steps to Find Meaning in Your Work
Goals

7 Steps to Find Meaning in Your Work

Be honest about your goals, and you'll be happier on the path to success.
Leigh Held