Less Money, Less Problems?

I sat down four weeks ago to get back into blogging and I'm just now managing to wrap this up. I know there's no way around sounding naive and inexperienced...

The B Filter: Is Your New A Player Really a B Player in Hiding?

You've just found the perfect candidate for the position that's been sitting open on your team for 6 months.  Their resume looked good enough, their phone screen raised no red flags,...

Happiness, Incorporated

Do you love your job? Do your employees? Co-workers? Friends? Do you understand why? ======================================================================================== I consumed Tony Hsieh's "Delivering Happiness" a little more than a week ago and I've...

Hiring: 1-Up Your Gut

Brad Feld wrote an interesting post for VentueBeat yesterday about a hiring method he's found useful in understanding the true nature of a candidate. He calls it the Crowd Navigation...

The Phone Screen

A friend of mine was talking today about the process she's been going through to hire a direct report.  As she talked about the phone screen process she's just been...