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6 Things You Should Never Ask a Job Applicant
Human Resources

6 Things You Should Never Ask a Job Applicant

Take these questions out of your job interview repertoire.
Allison Linn
How Making Employees Lifelong Learners Can Help Your Company Succeed
Human Resources

How Making Employees Lifelong Learners Can Help Your Company Succeed

A culture that prioritizes learning results in a workforce focused on continuous improvement. Here are six tactics to cultivate a learning environment.
Aaron Skonnard
Reality Check: 3 Steps to Bring Egomaniacs Back to Earth
Human Resources

Reality Check: 3 Steps to Bring Egomaniacs Back to Earth

When an employee thinks they're more valuable than they truly are, it can create problems.
Adam Callinan
When It's Appropriate to Micromanage
Human Resources

When It's Appropriate to Micromanage

There is a fine line between being effectively hands-on and micromanaging. Here's when to get more involved.
Lindsay Broder
How a Personal Assistant Can Help You Be Even More Awesome
Hiring

How a Personal Assistant Can Help You Be Even More Awesome

There's a defining time in every well-maintained brand when it becomes so popular and respected that you have to ask yourself, 'Can I continue doing this alone?'
Heather R. Huhman
First-Time Manager? Start Here.
Human Resources

First-Time Manager? Start Here.

Managing employees for the first time is equal parts exhilarating and terrifying. Here's how to handle it.
Steve Tobak
Honor Among Business Owners: These B Corps Are Building a New Code for Corporate America
Leadership

Honor Among Business Owners: These B Corps Are Building a New Code for Corporate America

Take care of your employees, give back to your community, be gentle on the environment and run a business. Sound like pie in the sky? It's not. Here are 10 companies that are doing it.
Catherine Clifford
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4 Ways to Talk to Employees So They Listen
Leadership

4 Ways to Talk to Employees So They Listen

No one likes to be lectured at the workplace. As a leader, here is how to communicate your needs to employees and get your agenda met.
Jim McCann
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5 Hiring Lessons From March Madness
March Madness

5 Hiring Lessons From March Madness

The same care and effort you take in building your bracket should be used when hiring, and similar elements should be evaluated.
Human Resources

Get Some Sleep and Make Sure Your Staff Does, Too

Your company's culture needs to value balance or risk losing its most important resource: its people.
Mark Feffer
Tech Startup Co-Founder Suspended After Allegations of Harassment
Leadership

Tech Startup Co-Founder Suspended After Allegations of Harassment

Employee takes to Twitter to announce resignation and air her grievances with her company's leadership team.
Jason Fell
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These 5 Interview Blunders Will Probably Kill Your Job Prospects
Hiring

These 5 Interview Blunders Will Probably Kill Your Job Prospects

Here are five red flags that most great hiring managers will not miss and will have a hard time getting past.
Ryan Caldbeck
4 Tips for Attracting Google-Quality Software Engineers
Programmers

4 Tips for Attracting Google-Quality Software Engineers

Tips for businesses and startups that are looking to attract top developers.
Gabrielle Karol
Rules for Hiring a Startup Team That Believes in Your Brand
Hiring

Rules for Hiring a Startup Team That Believes in Your Brand

Aside from more obvious qualifications, there are many intangibles to look for in your first employees.
Kate Brodock