Entries tagged "hiring"

We’re in the midst of one of the lowest unemployment periods in recent American history, which means that finding a good employee for that new opening of yours has become a much more difficult endeavor. It’s time like these where I start thinking about a... MORE
When starting a business, many entrepreneurs lean on volunteers to help out. These volunteers can range from interns to family members, and this help often spans financial, administrative, or technical assistance. The old cautionary warning holds true however – you have to be careful when mixing... MORE
Having the right people on your staff can make all the difference for your company. The culture of your organization is driven by the people you have on your team; so what are the skills most important for your company, and for that position? Let’s talk... MORE
It takes a lot of time and energy to make the right hire. But the work isn’t done once a job offer is accepted. To make a new employee feel welcome, confident in their decision to join the team, and impress them on their first... MORE
Everyone has their own process for hiring.  I’m always interested to learn what you do to find quality employees, particularly the length of time it takes you to hire. Do you use phone interviews to screen candidates? Do you throw out resumes with typos when... MORE
Checklists Are More Useful Than You Think
Whenever I can find the time in between all the... MORE
The Objective of a Board Meeting
We’ve had a number of clients over the years –... MORE
Bring the Right Numbers and Plenty of Supporting Evidence When Applying for a Loan
A common misunderstanding by growing business owners is that their... MORE
Going to Need a Business Loan?
As you grow your business, you’re likely going to run... MORE