Desmond Lim

Desmond Lim

Co-Founder of Workstream.us

About Desmond Lim

Desmond Lim is co-founder and CEO of Workstream.us, an automated hiring platform for companies hiring hourly workers. He is a graduate of Harvard and MIT Media Lab, former product manager at WeChat and investor at Dorm Room Fund. He is based in San Francisco.

More From Desmond Lim

Hiring

How to Hire a Veteran

Veterans bring much-needed skills to business teams, and employers get a tax credit for hiring them.
Healthcare

How to Hire Certified Nursing Assistants

Nurses are more in demand than ever. If your business needs to hire a CNA, here's how to attract top talent.

5 Steps to Becoming a Franchise Owner

To start out, do your homework.

Do I Need to Give Benefits to My Hourly Workers?

From a legal perspective, there's a lot to consider.

4 Tips for Contactless Hiring and Onboarding

Make the technology as easy as possible, and build a sense of team camaraderie.
Employee Engagement

5 Ways HR Leaders Can Engage and Empower Hourly Workers

Moving forward, communication, flexibility and health insurance will be more important than ever.
Crisis Management

Should I Furlough? 5 Things Business Owners Should Know First

There are lots of particulars to take into account.
Disaster Recovery

5 Ways Restaurant Owners Can Prepare for Reopening

Get out ahead of training and scheduling.
Recovery

5 Steps to Help Your Business Emerge Stronger From the Health Crisis

Listen closely to your customers and make a long-term plan, because this isn't going away anytime soon.
Employee Retention

Reduce Turnover of Hourly Workers With These 6 Tips

Employee turnover can be costly for businesses that rely on hourly workers.
Hiring Employees

The 7 Best Ways to Find Hourly Workers For Your Business

Hiring hourly workers is a very different process than hiring white-collar workers.
Immigrant Entrepreneurs

The 5 Advantages You Have If You're an Immigrant Entrepreneur

Half of the most highly valued technology companies were founded by first-generation immigrants.