Thursday, February 8 • 10:30am - 11:30am
How to Hire Smartly and Grow Your Small Business Limited
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This session will be led by Cassie Brown, Customer Success Manager at LinkedIn, a business- and employment-oriented social networking service with over 500 million members. If you’re a small business owner or manager, the idea of hiring new employees can be exciting or nerve wracking (or both!)--and in her session, Cassie will walk you through how to successfully go about the hiring process, from creating the job description to making the offer! You’ll walk away with a better understanding of what to look for when hiring, and the confidence to go out and find your perfect employee so you can grow your team and your business!
Key takeaways:
  • How to use the tools LinkedIn offers to find the right candidates for your small business
  • Important things to consider before starting the hiring process
  • What to include when creating a job description
  • How to efficiently review resumes and decide what goes in the ‘yes’ and ‘no’ pile
  • Steps to take in order to determine if an applicant is a good fit for your company
  • Common mistakes made when hiring

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Cassie Brown

Cassie Brown is a New Yorker with California roots, a Sales Partner with Recruiting blood, and a product of the Tech Industry through and through. Cassie's career at LinkedIn has transformed several times: starting as an intern, working up to managing large, strategic projects for... Read More →

Thursday February 8, 2018 10:30am - 11:30am
Sunset Room