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Try Before You Buy: The Benefits of Temporary Workers

Josh Tolan | Posted 03.21.2014 | Business
Josh Tolan

Temporary hiring is a growing trend, and it's not hard to see why. While employers are reducing their full-time hiring, the need for temporary talent is only increasing.

Clive Owen, Andrea Riseborough, James Marsh on Shadow Dancer (Video Interviews)

Caryn James | Posted 07.31.2013 | Entertainment
Caryn James

Politics has rarely been as personal as it is in Shadow Dancer, an astute and powerful emotional drama I highly recommend.

School's Out for Summer: Hiring the Best Interns

Josh Tolan | Posted 07.09.2013 | Small Business
Josh Tolan

There are plenty of aspects about internships which can lead to low enthusiasm for the wrong candidate. After all, an internship isn't a full-time job with a career ladder, and interns don't always get the most interesting projects to tackle.

Why Your Company Needs a Social Media Policy

Josh Tolan | Posted 06.24.2013 | Business
Josh Tolan

You can't stick your head in the sand and hope the social media problem fixes itself. It's time to construct a social media policy for your company.

Want a New Job? Here Are 7 Things You Need to Know

Heather Huhman | Posted 04.28.2013 | Business
Heather Huhman

If you're looking for a new job this year, you'll probably need to look beyond the typical application process in order to stand out. With 86 percent of employees planning on actively looking for a new job in 2013, competition is still at an all-time high.

4 Ways Technology Is Changing the Job Search

Josh Tolan | Posted 04.24.2013 | Business
Josh Tolan

In today's war for talent, you can't afford to let great people who grasp how to leverage technology end up in your competition's cubicles. So look out for these new technological tools and embrace new ways of connecting with candidates.

Let it Snow? 3 Winter Weather Hiring Tips

Josh Tolan | Posted 04.13.2013 | Business
Josh Tolan

Unless your company is located in a sunny local, the winter months can be a minefield when it comes to hiring great people. You never know when the next Nemo will find its way to your area.

4 Tips to Hire a More Diverse Workforce

Josh Tolan | Posted 04.02.2013 | Business
Josh Tolan

Hiring great workers often means hiring a diverse staff of talented people. Using these tips, you can ensure your company is compliant with all EEOC guidelines while still hiring the very best. Shattering the glass ceiling can be as simple as being more mindful of your company's hiring practices.

Employer Branding Lessons From the NHL Lockout

Josh Tolan | Posted 03.20.2013 | Business
Josh Tolan

Fixing this brand can be as easy as recognizing the problem, addressing it, and reconnecting with your talent pool. Just like the NHL, you need to get back into the game even if you've taken a hit.

How to Motivate Employees During the Post-Holiday Slump

Josh Tolan | Posted 03.10.2013 | Business
Josh Tolan

The post-holiday slump can be difficult, but if you work with your employees you can get them over the hump and back to peak performance in no time.

Should You Hire Virtual Workers?

Josh Tolan | Posted 02.26.2013 | Business
Josh Tolan

Hiring virtual workers can be and is a great idea when it comes to finding the best talent regardless of geography. But finding and hiring good virtual workers can be tricky.

3 Ways to Avoid a Bad Hire

Josh Tolan | Posted 02.18.2013 | Business
Josh Tolan

Why do companies make bad hiring decisions and how can you improve your process so you bring only the best talent onboard? We look at some of the most common reasons for a bad hire and break down how companies can prepare to avoid these hiring missteps.

Should a Criminal Record Be A Deterrent to Hiring?

Josh Tolan | Posted 12.12.2012 | Business
Josh Tolan

Employers are looking for talent with the right skills to fill open positions and bring value to their company. We all make mistakes and a candidate's actions in the past shouldn't hold them back from achieving success in the future.

5 Hiring Lessons From Apple and the iPhone 5

Josh Tolan | Posted 11.26.2012 | Business
Josh Tolan

When looking for advice on how to update your hiring methods to find great candidates, move your company forward, and cut down on unemployment, there isn't a much better example than Apple.

Four Tips To Hire Great Veterans

Josh Tolan | Posted 11.11.2012 | Business
Josh Tolan

Hiring veterans, just like hiring any group, can come with it's own challenges. Here are some things you should consider to solve your hiring problems with a great veteran candidate.

WATCH: Dan Colen Talks Art, Inspiration And Chilling Out

Posted 12.02.2011 | Arts

Dan Colen's not your typical artist. His nonchalant manner mixed with his admissions of painstaking planning makes for a heady combination in this int...

WATCH: Renowned Auctioneer Simon De Pury Talks Design

Posted 10.31.2011 | Arts

Simon de Pury, chairman of auction house Phillips de Pury & Company and Work of Art judge, knows a thing or two about the fine line that separates goo...

WATCH: Eric Yahnker Talks Pop Deconstruction In Beautiful/Decay Studio Visit

Posted 10.16.2011 | Arts

Via Beautiful/Decay Los Angeles artist Eric Yahnker opened the doors of his downtown studio to Beautiful/Decay and Visual Creatures to give our re...

Manlio Carrelli on Smart Phone Adoption

Ramon Nuez | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Ramon Nuez

This is the latest post in the New Media Weekly series. This series is designed to show case technology and social media companies located in NYC. I ...

Interop Rolls into NYC Celebrating Technology and Innovation

Ramon Nuez | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Ramon Nuez

Technology has been the ever-present caretaker throughout our history. It has been the muse for thought leaders like Steve Jobs, Bill Gates, Linus To...