Hiring The Best People For Your Business – Alex Putman

Jim Fitzpatrick sits down with Alex Putman, founder of SPLICE Agency. Making sure to hire the right people for your business is an important aspect of being a business owner. SPLICE takes a unique approach to help you find the right candidate for your...

How to Avoid a Wrongful Termination Lawsuit

A wrongful termination lawsuit is one of the lengthiest and most expensive processes a business can face. Every company will eventually have to terminate an employee. However, there are people in this world who are always looking for someone to sue. Regardless of whether...

Recruitment and Training: To Outsource or Not To Outsource

Outsourcing is not as straightforward as it may sometimes seem. From one perspective, the decision to outsource certain parts of your business such as training and recruitment has a simple motive: cut costs and save time. However, from another perspective, outsourcing may mean that...

Six Low-Cost Perks Small Business Owners Can Use to Attract and Retain Talent

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Low unemployment and increased educational attainment have given employees the upper hand in this job market. The ball is in their court as to where they are looking to work, and the prevailing thought is that they are salary-driven. For small businesses, it may...

Meeting Them Where They Are: Five Tips to Begin to Recruit Generation Z

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If you have been in business long enough the idea that it is “hard to find good help,” has rung true in some part of your entrepreneurial journey. Each individual comes with their skills, experiences, and personalities; however, finding the right talent can get...

The Benefits of Conducting Competency-Based Interviews

When a human resources manager posts an open position, he or she typically receives resumes from dozens of people who meet its technical qualifications. Selecting the best people to interview is challenging enough, but choosing the best candidate based on education and experience alone...

Interns: Four Ways Your Business Can Get the Most Out of Them

When it comes to business development, many brands are now turning to interns to help them with various tasks. Of course, hiring an intern is often a less complicated procedure compared with taking on a regular staff. However, it's only of benefit to both parties...

Top 5 Benefits of Remote Working Programs For Employers

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Telecommuting, remote working, whatever your preferred term is, it's becoming a global trend. Why? As technology improves and makes the distance between employer and employee meaningless, the question becomes "why not?" Research has shown that telecommuting programs provide incredible benefit, not just to employees...

How to Train Your Staff

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Part of your hiring budget should include training expenses. Untrained staff is a waste of money, and you will spend more effort fixing their mistakes than if you had offered training. Also, your marketing may bring you new customers, but poor service will cause...

New to the Recruiting Process? Try These 5 Techniques to Find Great Candidates

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Nowadays, the numbers of jobs are proportionately less compared to the number of people who want them. This should be great news for recruiters but surprisingly, isn’t. Because even though they get a larger pool of candidates to choose from, they still face the...
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Are These 4 Mistakes Hurting Your Google AdWords Campaigns?

If you've ever run pay-per-click ads on Google AdWords, then you can probably attest to the initial frustration that can come when you first...
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The Impact of Women in Business – TiECON Panelists Dr. Felicia Phillips & Dani...

If you haven't heard about the upcoming TiECON Conference, you must be living under a rock. TiECON Atlanta is one of the most comprehensive...
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SEO Tips For Online Marketplace Platforms

Amazon, Etsy, eBay, and even Alibaba all have one huge thing in common: They're all run by optimized search engines trying to find the...
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What Does it Mean to Be a Maverick? 3 Leadership Lessons from John McCain

When John McCain died, scores of praise for the "maverick" politician spread across the internet. But what exactly made McCain such a maverick leader?...
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Looking to Sell Your Company? Here are the Next Steps – Ted Jenkin

Today on the Atlanta Small Business Show we're joined once again by Ted Jenkin, CEO and founder of oXYGen Financial. In this segment we...
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