Small Business Articles

  • 5 Strategies Every Small Business Can Use to Recruit Great Talent

    March 29, 2018

    What attracted Abby Hamilton to LiveIntent wasn’t a big brand name or outlandish perks. It was something much more simple: a video. “They do something weekly called ‘LiveIntentionals,’ Abby says of the New York-based, 160-person technology company. “They [post] quirky videos about what’s happening in the business, what’s happening in the industry, and just make...

  • Startups Are Struggling to Hire Sales Leaders and Diverse Talent

    February 5, 2018

    Overall, it’s a good time to be a startup. At least, that’s according to 94% of the nearly 900 venture-backed startup founders surveyed by First Round Review for their annual State of Startups report. With the goal of providing insight into the startup landscape, the report reveals what entrepreneurs are thinking and doing—how they think the industry will change...

  • How Small Businesses Can Use LinkedIn to Recruit

    November 28, 2017

    Small businesses employ 48% of the workforce in the United States, but recruiting skilled employees can still be a huge headache. Time is short, budgets are tight, you’ve got a dozen other things on your plate—and unlike enterprises, you probably don’t have a team of dedicated recruiters at your disposal. That doesn’t mean you can’t compete: LinkedIn can be a...

  • The Top 50 Startups Where Talent Wants to Work

    November 1, 2017

    The word “startups” has become synonymous with young companies willing to disrupt stodgy industries or completely transform the way we...

  • 5 Tactics That Will Improve How Your Small Business Hires

    July 26, 2017

    Newsflash: size doesn’t matter. Small businesses have a huge impact on the economy, accounting for as many as 80% of all jobs in the...

  • 3 Ways to Adapt Your Hiring Strategy When You Grow from a...

    December 12, 2016

    If you’re a growing small business, you need to consider changing your hiring approach. I get it – hiring at a small company is tough....