One of the biggest struggles for small businesses or solo entrepreneurs looking to outsource is how to work effectively with a virtual team member who is not an employee. This article offers some guidelines for effectively managing outsourced contractors, consultants, or other virtual professionals. Read More
Useful overview of tools for managing your small business -- from online scheduling shift workers to appointment setting. Read More
Surely, if someone did have Grandma's Guaranteed Recipe for Job Creation we would know about it. ( It's just so easy to make and takes only a few months. Wow, is IT good, too!!! You'll love it. ) Given the reach of social media and the painful need for job creation in our economy and the global economy, if there was such a recipe shared digitall Read More
Struggling to find a job using your more traditional online methods? This post discusses how you can use Google as an incredibly powerful job search tool. Read More
Susan Boyles, the overnight sensation thanks to Britain's Got Talent is a story being told and heard around the world. However, there is another story that isn't being told? Susan Boyles frumpiness masked her talent. And herein lies a leadership lesson. Read More
In recruiting, where much of the interaction is often between just two people, a recruiter and a candidate, it's incumbent on both parties to act with the highest ethical standards. If misrepresentations are made on either side and a wrong hire results, the impact in dollars and emotions is high - and entirely avoidable. Read More
Here's a great article about how to find the superstars who will grow your business, and well as how to retain your top talent. Great advise and very much needed in the current climate. Read More
The suicides of Irish developer Patrick Rocca and other high-profile businessmen show how the global recession can be particularly devastating to some type-A personalities. Read More
Humorous stories from interviews, job applications and appraisals Read More

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