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Why a Jack-of-All-Trades Is Just the Masterful Talent a Startup Needs
Hiring

Why a Jack-of-All-Trades Is Just the Masterful Talent a Startup Needs

Many companies may be looking for a specialist but perhaps a generalist could fill the bill.
Chelsea Berler
How Facebook 'Likes' Could Be Used to Make Personality-Based Hiring Decisions
Personality

How Facebook 'Likes' Could Be Used to Make Personality-Based Hiring Decisions

A new study shows that our 'likes' are very good at predicting openness, conscientiousness, extraversion, agreeableness and neuroticism.
Laura Entis
How LinkedIn Fundamentally Ruined Recruitment
Recruiting

How LinkedIn Fundamentally Ruined Recruitment

The world's largest professional network has made it easy for recruiters to contact large numbers of potential job candidates but harder to find the few who are well matched and interested in a new opportunity.
Meet Match-Click, the Company That Wants to Take on LinkedIn
Recruiting

Meet Match-Click, the Company That Wants to Take on LinkedIn

By making job postings 'go viral.'
Laura Entis
The Recruiter-Job Seeker Disconnect You Can't Afford to Ignore
Recruiting

The Recruiter-Job Seeker Disconnect You Can't Afford to Ignore

Close the difference between the way managers search for new hires and how candidates hunt for positions. Hint: Use social media and mobile platforms.
Kimberley Kasper
The 7 Positive Qualities of Millennials That Can Help You Improve Your Business
Millennials

The 7 Positive Qualities of Millennials That Can Help You Improve Your Business

Recruit and retain this generation by recognizing that many of their ideas and goals can work to your benefit.
Jim Moffatt
How Recruiters Creepily Troll Social Media for Job Candidates (Infographic)
Infographics

How Recruiters Creepily Troll Social Media for Job Candidates (Infographic)

Forget creepy exes. Headhunters are snooping your social media accounts, too.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Hiring

How Getting the Timing Right Can Help You Hire the Best

Employers want to be available and prepared when the talent is ready.
George Kaszacs
Taking Your Startup to the Next Level Doesn't Mean You Have to Take It Somewhere New
Location

Taking Your Startup to the Next Level Doesn't Mean You Have to Take It Somewhere New

Relocating your startup to a more promising city seems wise but, if you look carefully, you might find everything you need right where you are.
Amanda Parker
What to Do When a Prospect Is Blowing You Off
Finding Prospects

What to Do When a Prospect Is Blowing You Off

If we're going to succeed as entrepreneurs, it's essential to figure out what's going on, address her concerns and either make a deal or cut your losses.
Dorie Clark
6 Recruitment Trends You Can't Ignore in 2015
Predictions 2015

6 Recruitment Trends You Can't Ignore in 2015

As employers plan to hire more employees, they should be mindful of these hiring undercurrents and developments.
Heather R. Huhman
5 Reasons Why Your Social-Recruiting Strategy Isn't Working
Recruiting

5 Reasons Why Your Social-Recruiting Strategy Isn't Working

Despite the pervasiveness of social media, the majority of recruiters see their social recruiting skills as 'proficient or less.' Here is how to fix that.
Don't Give Up -- the Fourth Quarter Can Turn the Whole Year Around
Entrepreneur Mindset

Don't Give Up -- the Fourth Quarter Can Turn the Whole Year Around

Much like a rallying football team, one conversation, one phone call, one client or one sale can swing things in your favor.
John Brubaker
Beat Your Competition Into the Ground
Competition

Beat Your Competition Into the Ground

Customers remember what's put out in front of them first, so it pays to be fast.
John Brubaker