Strategy

How to build a diverse and inclusive workforce as a small business

Smaller businesses are better poised to create diverse and inclusive teams than big corporations – as long as they start early. Finding top talent for your company requires diversifying your network before you start hiring and expanding the scope of what you’re looking for in candidates. You can also make […]
How to build a diverse and inclusive workforce as a small business
Tech

Twitter Has Acquired Another Tiny Startup, Clutch.io

[credit provider=”Yepoka Yeebo / Business Insider” url=”http://www.yepokayeebo.com/”] Twitter has sort-of acquired another startup, Clutch.io, which makes software tools for building iPhone and iPad apps.We say “sort of” because here’s what Clutch.io’s Eric Florenzano and Eric Maguire wrote:
Twitter Has Acquired Another Tiny Startup, Clutch.io
Strategy

The Biggest Problem Corporations Face When Recruiting For Talent In Brazil

Are multinationals getting the best leadership and professional talent when they recruit in Brazil and other emerging markets? In one sense, yes: These companies can generally hire the most-expensive, best-educated graduates in these countries. But their high standards may actually be keeping multinationals from taking full advantage of the talent […]
The Biggest Problem Corporations Face When Recruiting For Talent In Brazil
Strategy

This Is The Secret To Hiring Exceptional Talent

[credit provider=”Esrah Boulton via Flickr” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/helladopestuffofesrahs/4460489916/”] When hiring talent, many companies generally search for candidates with narrow, time-tested backgrounds. Hunting strictly in those familiar zones doesn’t find everybody, however. When selectors apply such rules too tightly, lots of fascinating candidates on the fringe get overlooked. There’s no mechanism for considering […]
This Is The Secret To Hiring Exceptional Talent
Tech

How Twitter Acquires People

[credit provider=”Robert Scoble via Flickr” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/scobleizer/2250735263/sizes/l/in/photostream/”] When is an acquisition not an acquisition? When Twitter’s involved, apparently.The microblogging company announced today that it had “acquired the team at Fluther, Inc.” Fluther makes a question-and-answer site, a popular category of Web startup as of late. (See Hunch or Quora for examples […]
How Twitter Acquires People