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Hire a Traveler

Erin McElroy | Posted 02.09.2016 | Business
Erin McElroy

Hire a Traveler. Ok, I am biased, my passion for travel only grows more and more as I pursue it, but I'm here to tell you why.

3 Ways Salary Transparency Helps Business in Wake of Obama's Effort to Close Pay Gaps

Dr. Andrew Chamberlain | Posted 02.05.2016 | Business
Dr. Andrew Chamberlain

Last week, President Obama proposed a new rule that would require companies with more than 100 employees to report salary data by race, gender and eth...

Fortune 500's biggest gamble: Allowing gut instincts to drive hiring decisions

Laura Mather | Posted 02.03.2016 | Business
Laura Mather

The "Happiness Code" examines ways that behavioral economics is being used to help individuals reinvent the way they approach everyday and long-term p...

The Huffington Post Is Looking For A New Sleep Reporter

The Huffington Post | Casey Williams | Posted 02.02.2016 | Science

Location: New York City Position Type: Full Time About the Role: The Huffington Post is known for its sleep coverage. We launched a dedicated sleep s...

Don't Ruin Your New Hire! 10 Tips to Onboard a New Hire the Right Way

David Finkel | Posted 01.28.2016 | Business
David Finkel

Whether you take one or two of these tips to apply in your business or grab all of them, not only will your onboarding of new employees be much more successful, but you'll also discover that you suddenly become much more successful at "hiring."

6 Reasons To Hire A Life Coach

Mary Ann Johnstone | Posted 01.26.2016 | Healthy Living
Mary Ann Johnstone

Why hire a life coach? If you don't already have a coach you may be wondering what the heck they are good for. Or perhaps you're considering hiring a coach but are unsure if they can really help you with your unique situation. Here are the top six reasons people hire a life coach:

The 3 Biggest Reasons to Hire Slowly

David Finkel | Posted 01.20.2016 | Business
David Finkel

Take it slow. We suggest not bringing on more than one high-level key hire every six months. This will give you and your business the time you need to integrate your new hire into the fabric of your business.

Bringing the Hiring Process Out of the Dark Ages

Laura Mather | Posted 01.20.2016 | Business
Laura Mather

The main thing about hiring that has stayed the same is this strange dichotomy: hiring is one of the most important parts of our jobs and, yet, it is also where we often have the least confidence, experience and preparation.

Which Tech Companies Have the Worst Interview Process?

Reuben Yonatan | Posted 01.17.2016 | Business
Reuben Yonatan

We identified trends in the interview processes and calculated the average length of time interviews took at each company. In addition to analyzing the hiring process, we also looked at the interviewees experience. Was it positive or negative? Hard or easy?

No One Is Hiring. Now What?

Jill Jacinto | Posted 01.05.2016 | Business
Jill Jacinto

Before straying from the field you had your heart set on, it's important to consider what your interests and passions are. Will moving to a field that is more reliable match well with your personality?

4 Reasons I'm Excited About Hiring in 2016

Laura Mather | Posted 01.04.2016 | Business
Laura Mather

Over the last few years, I've spent a lot of time studying how companies hire -- what makes the best teams thrive, how individuals get selected for jobs, the gating effects of unconscious bias, and our preference for hiring people who are similar to ourselves.

Hiring Guru: What Jerry Maguire Taught Us About Hiring

David Jensen | Posted 12.11.2015 | Business
David Jensen

Yesterday my wife and I had a laugh about how when she was a very small child her mom would let her go down, alone, to the corner store to get a quart...

5 Things You Should Know Before Hiring Your First Employee

Daniel Scalco | Posted 12.11.2015 | Business
Daniel Scalco

First time business owners tend to have difficulty transitioning from a solopreneur to an entrepreneur. Whether it's fear of having enough funds to ...

Wanted: Marketing Human Swiss-Army Knives

Chris Curtin | Posted 12.10.2015 | Technology
Chris Curtin

At a recent holiday gathering, a friend asked if we were hiring on the marketing team at Visa. When I responded that we were indeed hiring (check out...

Hiring Guru: Martin Chitwood - Recovering Billions for Investors

David Jensen | Posted 12.09.2015 | Business
David Jensen

Martin Chitwood, Partner at Chitwood Harley Harnes LLP, has served as lead or co-lead counsel in more than 40 class actions nationwide and has been instrumental in recovering billions of dollars for investors and other class members. He's considered the plaintiffs' lawyer in the state of Georgia. He has also been recognized as a Georgia "Super Lawyer" by Law and Politics each year since the inception of the award.

Hiring Guru: 'Honest Abe' Hiring Advice

David Jensen | Posted 12.07.2015 | Business
David Jensen

During our economic recovery, companies are expanding and needing to not only hire new employees, but also to hire the best and brightest. Customer experience and service can make or break your business in today's information age. So the caliber of candidates you interview and hire should be a reflection of you and your ideals.

5 Essential Tips For Hiring A Nanny

Quora | Posted 12.04.2015 | Parents
Quora

Having been a full-time nanny in the past, my recommendations are from the employee perspective.

Hiring Guru: Mossack Fonseca - International HR

David Jensen | Posted 12.02.2015 | Business
David Jensen

As I am so accustomed to interviewing entrepreneurs, I was interested in the path of a Human Resources professional for such an international corporat...

Hiring Guru: Ken Walls - Innovative Entrepreneur

David Jensen | Posted 12.01.2015 | Business
David Jensen

Ken Walls is the CEO of Client Solution Innovations who deliver website design and SEO (search engine optimization) services to serious online markete...

Hiring Guru: Sterling Management on Purpose

David Jensen | Posted 12.09.2015 | Business
David Jensen

Kevin Wilson is the Chairman and CEO of Sterling Management in Glendale, CA whose mission is to provide their clients with proven, lasting management ...

Hiring Guru: Trumped! Candidate's Camp Hindering US Customs?

David Jensen | Posted 12.01.2015 | Business
David Jensen

So, if you've been following, you know I write as the Hiring Guru. I interview a wide variety of business owners about their hiring practices; from b...

This CEO Hired His Most Loyal Customers -- Here's Why

Richard Lorenzen | Posted 11.30.2015 | Business
Richard Lorenzen

Kunal Desai always knew that his passion lay in the markets. He began trading during his freshman year of college and perfected his strategy over thousands upon thousands of trades. When he finally found a strategy that worked well, he knew that he could keep it to himself and do very well.

She Got FOUR Job Offers!

Roger Wright | Posted 11.19.2015 | Impact
Roger Wright

Heather is an accomplished, mid-career Human Resources Executive. There really isn't much of anything she hasn't done in Human Resources. We were having a cup of tea at the Argo Tea store on Randolph Street in downtown Chicago. She was flying out west to start her new job, the one she picked from the four offers, tomorrow.

5 Handy Tips From A Millennial Entrepreneur On How To Jump Start Your Business

Savvy | Posted 11.19.2015 | Business
Savvy

Back in 2013, I ventured to create my own label when I couldn't quite find the perfect wine to pair with a traditional East Coast Clambake--something I grew up eating with friends and family down at the Jersey Shore.

How To Attract The Best Team To Your Lean Startup

Adam Greenwald | Posted 11.19.2015 | Business
Adam Greenwald

Lean startups face many challenges, from securing seed funding to creating marketable products and services to developing sound marketing plans. For many startups, the number one challenge is recruiting and hiring top talent.