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5 Unique Traits of Great Small Company Employees

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This post originally appeared on THEsmallCOMPANYBLOG. As many of you who regularly visit this blog know, my life mission is relatively straightforward: to stop small company owners and managers from running their companies like big ones.  And nowhere is it more tempting for entrepreneurs to emulate their larger counterparts than during the hiring process, where […]

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Written by Eric Rudolf

October 20th, 2010 at 6:38 am

Using Credit Reports in Hiring May Soon Be Illegal

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Do you run credit checks on potential employees? Or, as a potential employee, have you been asked for permission to run your credit report when applying for a job? As reported in The New York Times, the legal use of credit reports in hiring may soon be a thing of the past; three states (Hawai’i, […]

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Written by Michelle Fabio

April 13th, 2010 at 6:24 am