Hiring Tips

7 Questions to Ask Freelancers Before You Send Them Work
Freelancers

7 Questions to Ask Freelancers Before You Send Them Work

Freelancers will provide the talent you need, at the price you can afford. Or, at least they will after you're sure of their talents and what they charge.
Matt Keener
Why You Need to Get Rid of the 'Bozos' in Your Office
Employee Morale

Why You Need to Get Rid of the 'Bozos' in Your Office

Employees with bad attitudes can cripple a company's culture.
Andrea Huspeni
7 Delusions About Hiring You Need to Avoid
Hiring

7 Delusions About Hiring You Need to Avoid

If you can avoid these hiring delusions, you can set more realistic expectations and make more objective decisions.
Larry Alton
This Is How Quality of Hire Should Inform Your Recruiting Process
Hiring

This Is How Quality of Hire Should Inform Your Recruiting Process

Quality of hire represents what new hires bring to your company in terms of alignment with company values.
Andre Lavoie
The Many Ways Recommending Your Best Friend to Your Employer Can Backfire
Friendship

The Many Ways Recommending Your Best Friend to Your Employer Can Backfire

If your buddy is a loser, your boss will blame you. If your buddy is a star, you won't look so bright in comparison.
John Boitnott
5 Essential Steps to Land an Internship You'll Love
Internships

5 Essential Steps to Land an Internship You'll Love

Internships are a big opportunity. Take the time to land where you will thrive.
Donna Morris
Lessons I've Learned About Getting Hiring Right the First Time
Hiring

Lessons I've Learned About Getting Hiring Right the First Time

Firing an employee is among the most unpleasant responsibilities of being boss, in part because their failure is also your failure.
Shaun Buck
Having a Lot of Facebook Friends Can Help You Land a New Job
Facebook

Having a Lot of Facebook Friends Can Help You Land a New Job

New research from Tufts University, Stony Brook University and Facebook shows how social networking affects professional networking.
Catherine Clifford
5 Tips for Hiring the Right 'Fit' Early in Your Company's Growth
Hiring

5 Tips for Hiring the Right 'Fit' Early in Your Company's Growth

First off, don't be a pack animal at work: Don't hire people just like you.
Malcolm Friedberg
7 Interview Questions That Determine Emotional Intelligence
Interview Questions

7 Interview Questions That Determine Emotional Intelligence

Who you hire casts the foundation for your company's success, so make sure you're asking questions that reveal a candidate's emotional intelligence.
Carolyn Sun
Attract Top Talent: Show Them You Have What They Want
Recruiting

Attract Top Talent: Show Them You Have What They Want

Make a list of what job-seekers may be looking for from your company. Then make darned sure you provide it.
Andre Lavoie
Behavioral Profiles Are Critical to Hiring Success
Ready To Launch

Behavioral Profiles Are Critical to Hiring Success

Hire 'behaviors,' not just skills, experience and education.
Doug and Polly White
How to Speed up Your Hiring to Find Valuable Talent Now
Hiring Tips

How to Speed up Your Hiring to Find Valuable Talent Now

What are you doing to nab that 'purple squirrel'?
Heather R. Huhman
3 Tips for Owning Your Company's Most Important Decision: Hiring
The Grind

3 Tips for Owning Your Company's Most Important Decision: Hiring

Knowing that the biggest and most important decision you can make is hiring the right people means that all CEOs should be prioritizing their time to make the right hires.
Karim Abouelnaga