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LinkedIn Buys Another Startup, Its Largest Acquisition So Far
Marketing

LinkedIn Buys Another Startup, Its Largest Acquisition So Far

This latest deal rings in at $120 million in cash and stock.
Jason Fell
As More Workers Drop Out, We Need a Better Solution
Growth Strategies

As More Workers Drop Out, We Need a Better Solution

The latest report from the CBO shows Obamacare will rob America of 2.3 million workers. It is time for a philosophical, business-driven change in mindset.
Ray Hennessey
The Ultimate Social Media Guide to Getting a Job (Infographic)
Growth Strategies

The Ultimate Social Media Guide to Getting a Job (Infographic)

Increasingly, employers are checking out social media profiles -- and not just to find potentially incriminating photos of job applicants.
Kevin Allen
Stop Pressuring Companies to Raise Wages
Growth Strategies

Stop Pressuring Companies to Raise Wages

Despite the rhetoric, companies are making workers' lives better and continue to help our economic growth.
Ray Hennessey
Uncommon Wisdom for the Entrepreneurial Generation
Leadership

Uncommon Wisdom for the Entrepreneurial Generation

The most unemployed generation in history - Gen Y - has been sold a bill of goods, but not in the way you might think.
Steve Tobak
Why You Should Revolt Against the 'Robot Uprising'
Technology

Why You Should Revolt Against the 'Robot Uprising'

Machines have the potential to wipe out 47 percent of the U.S. workforce -- unless small business can help stop them.
John Patrick Pullen
Why Our Job Market Is Dying Before Our Eyes
Growth Strategies

Why Our Job Market Is Dying Before Our Eyes

The latest jobs numbers prove a point: Putting government policy over business interests has been a disastrous failure for the American worker.
Ray Hennessey
What Types of Entrepreneurs Become Employers?
Starting a Business

What Types of Entrepreneurs Become Employers?

If a small-business owner is going to hire any employees at all, chances are he or she will do so in the first three years, according to a new study.
Laura Entis
Good News: Private Sector Hiring Jumps in November
Growth Strategies

Good News: Private Sector Hiring Jumps in November

The latest ADP employment report shows the private sector added 215,000 new jobs in November, more than the 173,000 jobs economists were expecting.
Jeff Cox
The Best Way to Land a Job in Social Media? Just Dive In.
Marketing

The Best Way to Land a Job in Social Media? Just Dive In.

Digital-marketing pro Ian Lurie offers up tips on how to break into the social media and digital advertising industry in this week's Ask the Expert column.
Ian Lurie
Jobless and Searching for Meaning, Millennials Flock to Mom and Dad's House
Growth Strategies

Jobless and Searching for Meaning, Millennials Flock to Mom and Dad's House

Paid less, unemployed more and less likely to be satisfied at work, one in four millennials has had to move back in with their parents at some point.
Kate Taylor
Latest Employment Report Shows College Still Counts
Growth Strategies

Latest Employment Report Shows College Still Counts

There's always attention on billionaires like Bill Gates who dropped out of college and made it big. But, as the monthly employment report shows, those who graduate face a much better job market.
Ray Hennessey
How to Jump From Startup to Startup Without Hurting Your Career
Growth Strategies

How to Jump From Startup to Startup Without Hurting Your Career

It's not taboo to jump from job to job anymore. But you have to know the right way to do it.
Lindsay Broder
Time to Hire? Where Small Businesses Are Adding Jobs (Infographic)
Growth Strategies

Time to Hire? Where Small Businesses Are Adding Jobs (Infographic)

Small businesses added 71,000 jobs last month. Here's a deeper look at where those jobs are.
Kathleen Davis