Hiring Tips

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
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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
What to Look for When Hiring a COO
Hiring

What to Look for When Hiring a COO

Hiring a COO can help streamline the company's processes but finding the perfect fit isn't easy.
4 Steps That Prove You Can't Afford Not to Hire Your First Employee
Hiring

4 Steps That Prove You Can't Afford Not to Hire Your First Employee

Should you be the one checking your email and scheduling appointments? Or doing the tasks that will truly move your business forward?
Brandon Turner
The 5 Essential Hires Needed to Grow a Business
Hiring

The 5 Essential Hires Needed to Grow a Business

As your startup gets bigger and you start to bring on team members, it's important to think about not only the kind of person you're hiring but also the role they'll play in your growing business
Sarah Landrum
The Top Skills That Will Get You Hired
Job seekers

The Top Skills That Will Get You Hired

LinkedIn recently revealed what skill sets are most sought after by employers.
The Question Great Hires Should Never Ask: Beacon Founder
Hiring

The Question Great Hires Should Never Ask: Beacon Founder

And why he's looking for staffers who can "get it done and figure it out."
Tanya Benedicto Klich
The 6 Musts of a Cover Letter
Cover letters

The 6 Musts of a Cover Letter

Here is how to write a cover letter that shows recruiters and hiring managers you're in it to win it.
Sarah Landrum
What to Look for in Your First 5 Hires
Hiring

What to Look for in Your First 5 Hires

Not every one of these traits are essential as teams need balance, but these qualities can be useful benchmarks for flagging a great fit.
Will Reynolds
4 Hiring Mistakes These Startup Founders Don't Want You to Make
Hiring

4 Hiring Mistakes These Startup Founders Don't Want You to Make

One mistake is treating references as a check-off box. They're so much more than that.
Leela Srinivasan
4 Communication Mistakes Companies Make When Interviewing
Hiring

4 Communication Mistakes Companies Make When Interviewing

Just because a candidate isn't right for one position doesn't mean the company should erase him or her from its future talent pool.
Andre Lavoie
To Avoid Hiring a Toxic Employee, Look for These 6 Qualities (Infographic)
Infographics

To Avoid Hiring a Toxic Employee, Look for These 6 Qualities (Infographic)

A toxic hire can cost a company time and money, so finding workers with these characteristics is vital.
Carly Okyle