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Management

10 Perks You Can Offer That Help You Stand Out in a Tight Job Market

You already know it’s a tight job market right now -- we’re running at nearly full employment, and... Read more
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Resources

How to Get a New Hire Across the Finish Line

You’ve gone through the interview process. You’ve selected your candidate. You’re ready to make the... Read more
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What Questions Should I Ask an Entry-Level Job-Seeker?

Past success is a good indicator of future promise, so it’s no wonder that many employers look for... Read more
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Your Business Profile

Looking to increase your job applicants for free? Here is a trick: place a link to your Localwise... Read more
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3 Easy Ways to Attract More Applicants

Finding awesome, qualified candidates to fill open positions in your business is crucial. It can be... Read more
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17 Effective Interview Strategies for Successful Hiring

The right interview process is key to finding the right hire. But whether you're in a rush to replace a... Read more
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How to Hire like a Pro: Lessons from a Greenpeace Veteran

Hiring is a bit of a catch-22. You are short-staffed, which is why you are hiring, but that also means you don’t have... Read more
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How Localwise Helps Rasa Caffe Hire Local Talent

Located in Berkeley, CA, just south of the Ashby BART station, Rasa Caffe is a remarkable place. The aesthetic is... Read more
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The 19 Secrets to Attracting Millennials to Your Workplace

Millennials have a gazillion awesome qualities that make them indispensable in a professional environment. Perhaps... Read more
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10 Resume Red Flags You Need to Watch For

When reviewing job candidates’ resumes, it’s helpful to know what to look for. The red flags listed below aren’t... Read more
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15 Reasons to Reject a Job Candidate

With any success in your hiring search, you’ll be left with many job candidates to choose from, making final... Read more
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Interview Questions You Can’t Ask

Interviews are a chance for you to learn about your next great employee, not cross legal or ethical boundaries. Play... Read more
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17 Mistakes to Avoid When Writing a Job Description

With a well-written job description, small business owner Ari Takata-Vasquez has made 7 Localwise hires.If you’ve... Read more
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Revamping Your Interview Process to Attract Better Candidates

Having a hard time hiring? Rethink your strategy by treating interviews as opportunities to establish... Read more
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Lessons From the Best Employers

The 2016 Work Local Awards has come to its dazzling conclusion, and Localwise would like to thank everyone who... Read more
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Best Cafés for Interviews in Berkeley

We’ve all probably seen those nervous people huddled around a table, answering interview questions at the local... Read more
Hiring

Tips For Conducting Successful Interviews

Conducting an interview is one of the most important steps when hiring. It lets you interact with a candidate whose... Read more
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The 15 Ultimate Secrets to Hiring

Working on the job hiring process got you down? We understand. It's a daunting task! But your efforts are not in... Read more
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Hopsy: How One Local Business Got Nine New Hires In Under A Week

When Sebastien Tron and the rest of his team launched Hopsy seven weeks ago, they didn’t expect to sell out... Read more
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How to Use Social Media to Attract The Right Talent

Traditional job postings provide a very functional and important task when it comes to connecting job candidates with... Read more