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6 Tips for Hiring at Your Small Business
Hiring Tips

6 Tips for Hiring at Your Small Business

Consider these hiring tips as you write job descriptions, conduct interviews and train your new employees.
Heike Young
A Frequent Business Traveler's Rewarding Trip to 'Nowhere'
Business Travel

A Frequent Business Traveler's Rewarding Trip to 'Nowhere'

A Waze manager just got back from celebrated travel writer Pico Iyer's favorite destination.
Eric M. Ruiz
Your New Employees Will Want These 6 Things When They Come on Board
Hiring

Your New Employees Will Want These 6 Things When They Come on Board

First impressions matter. Create a system that enables a smooth transition for new hires.
Andre Lavoie
You Only Need These 3 Things to Be an Entrepreneur
Leadership Qualities

You Only Need These 3 Things to Be an Entrepreneur

These factors will help you achieve business success.
Nina Zipkin
How a 'Romantic' Workplace Culture Brings Out Employees' Best
Company Culture

How a 'Romantic' Workplace Culture Brings Out Employees' Best

The author of a new business title argues for creating companies that people love to work for and enticing them to stay and give their personal best.
5 Ways to Sustain a Long-Term Career Focus
Careers

5 Ways to Sustain a Long-Term Career Focus

Make the decision to run a marathon and then prepare, run, recover and repeat the process several times over. Use these guidelines to stay focused on the big picture.
Marty Fukuda
The Difference Between Successful and Very Successful People
Success Strategies

The Difference Between Successful and Very Successful People

A look at the myths that hold us back from exceeding our goals.
Disciplining and Firing

How to Fire an Employee So You Don't Get Sued

Terminating an employee, even one who deserves it, is already traumatic. Don't make it worse by setting yourself up for a lawsuit.
John Boitnott
5 Rules for Successful Meetings
Meetings

5 Rules for Successful Meetings

Meetings are indispensable yet have a bad reputation as time wasters. Leadership is required to make gatherings productive.
Charlie Harary
Are You a Generalist or Specialist?
Personality Type

Are You a Generalist or Specialist?

How you manage your career depends on whether you are one or the other.
Marc Miller
Shark Tank Star Robert Herjavec's Top 10 Tips for Entrepreneurs
Startup Advice

Shark Tank Star Robert Herjavec's Top 10 Tips for Entrepreneurs

Bring a compass and train for a marathon. This big-time investor shares some important startup smarts.
Robert Herjavec
4 Ways to Banish Post-Holiday Blues From the Workplace
Morale

4 Ways to Banish Post-Holiday Blues From the Workplace

Once the winter holidays are past, it's just winter. That's when your team needs to be rallied.
Matt Straz
How This Former Councilwoman Is Helping Vets and the Homeless Find Jobs
Job Creation

How This Former Councilwoman Is Helping Vets and the Homeless Find Jobs

A Los Angeles civil servant explains the challenges related to the work force today.
Lambeth Hochwald
Famous Failures Who Will Inspire You
Inspiration

Famous Failures Who Will Inspire You

Jake Ducey's new book, Purpose Principles, is chock-full of examples of high achievers who persisted despite overwhelming tough odds.
Meiko Patton