how to attract the best employees

How to Attract the Best Employees to Your Small Business

What type of company culture and environment is most desirable for job seekers? Recent research by iCIMS polled more than 400 job seekers to find out what they look for when seeking a job. Here’s some of what they discovered about how to attract the best employees to your small …

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Do You Know What’s Wrong With Your Business Image?

You may not realize you have an image. And the image that exists for you may not be ideal. The goal of reputation management and personal branding is to intentionally and authentically put together a business image that is coherent, consistent and compelling. What distinguishes your business …


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Your Chrome Browser is Draining Your Battery

The idea that Google's Web browser Chrome is draining your laptop battery is beyond urban legend. The company admitted recently that Chrome does put a strain on your laptop's battery power, namely its ability to hold a charge for very long while it's running. And recently, Google said it has …


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Resistance to Depreciation Law Expected from U.S. Senate and White House

Supporters of small business are happy for now. A bill making so-called "bonus depreciations" permanent that recently passed the U.S. House of Representatives has drawn some cheers. New Bill Called Crucial For example, the International Franchise Association, which supports franchises …


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