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4 Ways to Hire and Keep the Best Freelancers
Hiring

4 Ways to Hire and Keep the Best Freelancers

You'll find the right questions and you'll find good people. Pay a happy wage and you won't have to replace them.
Daniel Dowling
Why Facebook Isn't Getting More Diverse
Workplace Diversity

Why Facebook Isn't Getting More Diverse

The social networking giant's diversity recruitment efforts are misguided.
Lydia Belanger
7 Critical Traits to Look For In Early Hires
Hiring

7 Critical Traits to Look For In Early Hires

Your first few hires can mean the difference between success and failure. Here's a few traits to look for when hiring early on.
Iman Jalali
2 Questions to Ask Before You Fire Someone
Managing Employees

2 Questions to Ask Before You Fire Someone

The only thing worse than making a hiring mistake is to keep making that mistake.
Tucker Max
The 4 Essentials You Must Know to Hire Freelancers Effectively
Freelancers

The 4 Essentials You Must Know to Hire Freelancers Effectively

Freelance workers can benefit your business. Make sure you are making the best use of their time -- and your money.
Jeffrey Dake
6 Ways to Lawfully Embrace Social Recruiting
Social Media

6 Ways to Lawfully Embrace Social Recruiting

Checking an applicant's social media profiles is reasonable due diligence but there are legal considerations you need to know.
Jonathan Segal
Want to Keep Your Employees Productive? Help Them Find Their Purpose.
Managing Employees

Want to Keep Your Employees Productive? Help Them Find Their Purpose.

A new study looks at how finding meaning in work helps us both financially and emotionally.
Nina Zipkin
Bay Area Hiring: Stiff Competition for Mediocre Talent
Hiring

Bay Area Hiring: Stiff Competition for Mediocre Talent

Good luck competing against Facebook and Google.
Jenn Steele
How to Hire Like a Pro
Hiring

How to Hire Like a Pro

A professional hiring process is the best way to build a team and spare yourself the trauma of firing anybody.
Tucker Max
Did a Client 'Suggest' You Hire His Son? What to do.
Radicals & Visionaries

Did a Client 'Suggest' You Hire His Son? What to do.

Professionalism can set boundaries and expectations when the way seems unclear.
Gael O'Brien
Don't Bid for Prima Donnas When You Can Develop In-House Talent
Hiring

Don't Bid for Prima Donnas When You Can Develop In-House Talent

While that superstar you just paid top dollar for is waiting for the next better offer, somebody on your team worries they are going nowhere.
William Bauer
You're in Trouble if You Ignore These 5 Applicant Red Flags
Hiring

You're in Trouble if You Ignore These 5 Applicant Red Flags

Bad hires can damage your reputation along with your bottom line.
Brian Hamilton
3 Ways to Detect Dysfunctional People Before You Hire Them
Hiring

3 Ways to Detect Dysfunctional People Before You Hire Them

What references say about somebody is more important than what they say on their resume.
Ryan Howard
5 Reasons Not to Replace Your Sales Reps With Robots
B2b Sales

5 Reasons Not to Replace Your Sales Reps With Robots

A technologically savvy sales force can help you win more business and service clients better.