Human Resources for Internet Businesses - Blogs

  • Startup Sales Teams
    Here's an article that has high value because it is clear, simply written, and extremely accurate. it's all about what kind of sales team to create for your startup. The point I liked the best was …
  • Hiring Tips for Startups
    Here's an interesting perspective on how to hire great employees for your startup: hire people who are already working. This article is worth reading just so you can see if you agree. …
  • Startup Staffing
    When you are looking for your first hires in a startup, think about where you are going and how you are going to get there. You don't want to buy a truck if you are running a road race, and you …
  • HR Policies at Netflix
    The name alone says it all: Freedom and Responsibility Culture. Any company that puts that forward has the right idea about how to reward and keep employees. This slide show was created as an …
  • Unpaid Internships: Not Legal
    Here's a really fascinating piece of news, that slipped under our radar. It is actually illegal to use unpaid interns, unless you meet very strict guidelines highlighted in the article. In …
  • Hiring During an Economic Downturn
    In this insightful article, Hoffman makes the point that quality help is harder to find during a downturn. His point is that during a downturn, the applicant pool is large, but not filled with the …
  • Leaks: Yahoo's secret layoff doublespeak revealed!
    This is a tricky blog post to include. It is a leaked company confidential memo, and in general, we like to honor confidentiality of companies, and treat others as we would like to be treated. At …
  • $500 Startup: InternshipIN
    Here’s an interesting idea for staffing… how about trying to recruit a few interns? How do you find them? There are a few websites, evaluated in this article by Tech Crunch, which are …
  • Show Your Boss What You've Done All Day
    Neat new service to help workers track where they are spending their time.
  • How to Change the World: Nine Questions to Ask a Startup
    Helpful tips about compensation are in this post.
  • Boston.com Hiring Hub: The HR Blog
    Here’s a look at some of the essential HR issues from a leading HR site.
  • HR Hero Blogs
    Nationally recognized attorney, speaker, and trainer John B. Phillips shares his opinions on U.S. labor and employment laws issues and trends affecting the workplace.