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Job-Seekers: There's No Reason to Fear AI -- If You Use it the Right Way

Job-Seekers: There's No Reason to Fear AI -- If You Use it the Right Way

An AI recruiter won't have a beer with you, but it can update and guide you on your job application.
How to Choose A Tech Stack for Your Startup

How to Choose A Tech Stack for Your Startup

Startups most often make the mistake of not digging deeper into deciding the tech stack. Here's how not to make this expensive mistake and start off on the right foot.
So, That Candidate Seems the Right Fit For the Job. But Is the Job Right For Him/Her?

So, That Candidate Seems the Right Fit For the Job. But Is the Job Right For Him/Her?

The flip side of employee "fit" -- knowing the job is right for the new hire -- gets overlooked more frequently than most would like to admit.
How to Stand Out During a Job Interview

How to Stand Out During a Job Interview

Have you made sure your resume is scannable and sent a thank you note? Such actions make you stand out.
3 Early Investments Every Entrepreneur Should Make

3 Early Investments Every Entrepreneur Should Make

Every decision is an investment, so make choices that yield beneficial assets and opportunities for long-term growth.
How We Built a Tech Company That's 40 Percent Women

How We Built a Tech Company That's 40 Percent Women

It's not about hitting quotas; it's about the right experience
5 Tips for an Effective Team Retreat

5 Tips for an Effective Team Retreat

The best place to talk about work is far from the office.
Entrepreneurs, You Can't Handle Everything at Your Startup

Entrepreneurs, You Can't Handle Everything at Your Startup

You need a team. It's impossible to do everything yourself.
3 Tips for Turning Your Entire Team Into Recruiters

3 Tips for Turning Your Entire Team Into Recruiters

The employees you value most are the ones who will be most willing to help you build the team.
How to Make Sure Your Business Keeps Running When You're Ready to Walk Away
Tour the Clever, Multi-Purpose Office Designed for This Growing Moving Startup

Tour the Clever, Multi-Purpose Office Designed for This Growing Moving Startup

In moving to a new space, Updater put its own ideas about moving to the test.
As Your Culture Goes, So Goes Your Company.

As Your Culture Goes, So Goes Your Company.

Society tolerates behaviors inimical to the wellbeing of your company.
What Google Already Knows About Candidates Will Transform the Way You Hire

What Google Already Knows About Candidates Will Transform the Way You Hire

Google for Jobs will actually make job boards and career sites much more effective.
Do You Even Realize How Your Burnout Culture Is Hampering Your Growth?

Do You Even Realize How Your Burnout Culture Is Hampering Your Growth?

Teams that go the extra mile every day inevitably slam into a wall.
What Switching to Lyft Taught Me About Tech's Authenticity Problem

What Switching to Lyft Taught Me About Tech's Authenticity Problem

It's a mistake to think impersonal efficiency is all that people want from customer service.
Attention All Millennials: You Need This Advice to Be Successful

Attention All Millennials: You Need This Advice to Be Successful

Three ways young entrepreneurs can earn trust in the workplace and pave the way for your own success.
Don't Shuffle People Into the Wrong Job Just Because They're Already on the Payroll

Don't Shuffle People Into the Wrong Job Just Because They're Already on the Payroll

You grow your company by putting proven performers where you need them most. If you don't have them, hire them.
Elon Musk Reportedly Gave His Assistant a 2-Week Test When She Asked for a Big Raise -- What Happened to Her Is an Important Lesson in Salary Negotiations

Elon Musk Reportedly Gave His Assistant a 2-Week Test When She Asked for a Big Raise -- What Happened to Her Is an Important Lesson in Salary Negotiations

In his 2015 biography, Ashlee Vance shares the story of how Musk stopped working with his longtime executive assistant in early 2014.
The Vietnam War Is History But Teaches a Lesson Every Leader Must Still Learn

The Vietnam War Is History But Teaches a Lesson Every Leader Must Still Learn

Great leadership is about seeing things as they are, not as you want them to be.
Google Has Fired the Writer of the 3,000-Word Viral Memo That's Gripping the Company

Google Has Fired the Writer of the 3,000-Word Viral Memo That's Gripping the Company

The document laid bare what the company is up against in its ongoing battle to address issues of diversity.