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What is the best way to evaluate a potential startup to work at, full-time?

Sangeeta Narayan, Currently Sangeeta@Coursera.Org<p>Updated May 21, 2013 · Upvoted by David Lawee, Co-founder, Xfire and Marc Bodnick, Co-Founder, …

Startups

How I Got Jobs I Was Unqualified For

We have an epidemic of generic, useless career advice circulating the internet.<p>It kind of reminds me of art class in 4th grade. Which I almost failed.<p>…

No direction home | Seth's Blog

There are millions of college seniors beginning their job search in earnest.<p>And many of them are using the skills they've been rewarded for in the …

How to Get Any Job You Want (even if you’re unqualified)

<i>By Raghav Haran</i><p>If I had to describe 3 things about New Yorkers, I’d say:<p>1) they hate tourists<br>2) they hate every other city on the planet<br>3) THEY ALL …

Hire a Top Performer Every Time with These Interview Questions

Koru CEO Kristen Hamilton helps hundreds of people hire and get hired every year. These are the traits she knows translate into excellent performance …

Employment

How To Hire for Growth (Before You Run Out of Time)

<b>Finding the right person growth person is extremely difficult.</b><p>After working with a number of venture-backed companies, I’ve witnessed first hand that …

Shoot for the job you can’t get

I often get asked how to get a job at a tech startup as a fairly non-technical guy. Here’s my story how I made it happen.<p>What do you want to …

Would you apply to this job?

If you were selling a product and wanted customers to buy it, wouldn’t you invest some serious effort in marketing it? You’d want to clearly describe …

Employment

'The Canvas Strategy' is the fastest way to become indispensable at work

<i>Ryan Holiday is the author of " The Obstacle is the Way ." He is former director of marketing at American Apparel and dropped out of college at 19. He gives monthly book recommendations here .</i><p>When I first got a job as an assistant in Hollywood , someone told me that the best thing I could do as an …

New England Patriots

How I went from underemployed waitress to the top 1% of millennials in 6 months

<i>“I’ve missed more than 9,000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. 26 times, I’ve been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed.</i> …

How I Hustled to Get the Perfect Job

From Tradecraft to Zumper<p>“Things may come to those who wait, but only the things left by those who hustle.” — Abraham Lincoln<br>Tweet<p>When I was …

The 1% Career Advice That’s Actually Useful

From Silicon Valley’s Best Coaches<p>Google “career advice” and you’ll see 72 million+ results. Like everything else on the web, 99% of that is useless. …

Like It Or Not, You’re Always Being Evaluated

When I released my most recent book, Jab Jab Jab Right Hook, I had a kind of interesting title for the person I put in charge of getting it out there.<p>…

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Culture Hack: Cheers for Peers

We all know employee recognition is important in keeping people happy. But getting promoted, winning an award, or having a great performance review …

Employment

Hacking Company Culture

I love hackathons. That’s why for 7 years I organized nearly 40 hackathons at Facebook. At first, I simply did it because I loved the energy of all …

Marketing Insights and Inspiration

Marketing trends, competitive intelligence tools and best practices, and more covered on the Crayon Marketing Blog.

Marketing

Values

In 2009 (or thereabouts), I got into an email exchange with Zuck about the types of employees we want at Facebook. I remember writing down some …

NO DICKHEADS!

A Guide To Building Happy, Healthy, and Creative Teams.<p>Rhys Newman and Luke Johnson<p>INTRODUCTION<p>There is a perpetuated myth within the design …

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Graduate who marketed himself at Waterloo station begins his dream job

<b>A graduate who successfully advertised his marketing degree to commuters at Waterloo station has begun his dream job.</b><p>Alfred Ajani, who had previously …

'Please give me a job': Unemployed graduate spends last £500 in his bank account on billboard begging for people to 'EmployAdam'

As thousands of recent graduates go into the New Year unemployed, one enterprising young hopeful has made his own desperation for paid work the …

5 startup recruitment tips (and why hiring is like sales)

Having been part of the amazing Lost My Name journey through ginormous growth in 2014 it has become quite a challenge to grow the team as quickly as …

How to run a company with (almost) no rules

What if your job didn't control your life? Brazilian CEO Ricardo Semler practices a radical form of corporate democracy, rethinking everything from …

Your hiring process is your brand.

I’m currently looking for my “next big thing” after an educational but tumultuous year, and as such I’ve recently been through the interview process, …

Put Yourself in a Position to Be Lucky

Last week I spoke at a University of Toronto event to a small group of students. They were mostly business students (so I implored them to learn how …

University of Toronto

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