Small Business Articles

  • How LinkedIn Jobs Helps Level the Playing Field for Smaller Businesses

    October 22, 2019

    Diliana Alexander was essentially looking for a needle in a haystack. The cofounder and executive director of FilmGate, an arts nonprofit in Miami, Diliana (pictured at left above, with Maribel Cabrera) was looking to hire a production coordinator to help launch a summer program for high school students. But she wasn’t searching for a cookie-cutter camp...

  • The Top Startups of 2019: Companies Around the Globe That Are Disrupting Industries and Attracting Talent

    September 17, 2019

    It’s easy to root for the fledgling company that challenges the industry behemoth — in the hopes of someday being that behemoth. That’s why it is with great enthusiasm that we announce LinkedIn’s 2019 Top Startups lists, which highlight innovative young companies from a dozen countries that are generating excitement with customers, with investors, and,...

  • Making Your First Hires: 7 Steps Every Startup Should Follow

    November 14, 2018

    Starting anything from scratch is challenging. It requires planning, strategy and a whole lot of hustle. Heck – writing a blog post is no walk in the park ;). But if you’re reading this, it means you’re likely thinking about starting a company – or are part of a young company. And, building a company is a little more complicated than a blog post.  For a new...

  • Here’s Why People Choose to Work at Small Businesses Over...

    September 20, 2018

    When you’re a small business looking to hire top talent, competing against big enterprises can feel like a David-and-Goliath struggle....

  • The Top Startups of 2018: 50 U.S. Companies That Are...

    September 6, 2018

    Who doesn’t love the romantic tale of an innovative startup company—the breathtaking vision, the pioneering courage, the...

  • 5 Easy Steps Your Small Business Can Take to Build a More...

    August 14, 2018

    Diversity has been a hot topic for most organizations in recent years, and rightfully so: The more research and studies we do, the...