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Finding the right hire can sometimes seem impossible. When looking for a team member, you’re bound to hear from and interview candidates f...
The rise of regional jobsites means that sourcing talent has
become faster, easier and more cost effective for employers than
In an ideal world, your top employees would stay on board for
years and years, and you would never have to worry about finding...
One of the many challenges a startup faces is hiring the right human resources, especially those who can join locally. But today the...
Today’s startup workplaces demand great leaders who inspire
enthusiasm, loyalty and trust in their employees. Particularly in a
Successful professionals create value by finding a need and
meeting it. They are unique in being able to create new products,
A wide majority (75%) of employees
in the Arab world would leave their current job for a competitor if
offered a higher salary, according...
Who would have guessed that in 2013 we would still be discussing
the pros and cons of working from home?
Just a few weeks ago, it seemed...
recently polled professionals from across the Middle East and North
Africa and compiled the below list of takeaways from their...
Typical “how-to” advice on managing virtual
teams goes something like this:
Have clear objectives. Use video. Communicate efficiently. Use...
Every now and then it’s a good idea to sit back
and take stock of your career to analyze if you are where you want
and need to be. If y...
At Mix n' Mentor Cairo, entrepreneurs and mentors discussed 3 major issues faced by Egyptian entrepreneurs. We've compiled a few of the key...
Mix n Mentor
In honor of Valentine’s Day, we have put
together a list of 8 dynamic startups in the Arab world founded and
run by married couples. It’s a ...
After the close of daily deals site
LivingSocial, Sohrab Jahanbani is now joining MarkaVIP.
After first founding daily deals site GoNabit,...
“8-5 shifts”, “lunch breaks”, “weekends”, and
“vacations” are part of the not-so-wonderful jargon we have
inherited from the Industrial Revo...
"Without talented employees I’ll never make it." I hear this sentiment expressed often by new entrepreneurs struggling to build their s...
Pic of the Week
On January 16, 2013, Shelter Dubai is hosting #truDubai: A Recruiting Unconference from 9am-5pm.
Following the success of previous #tru ...
After Arabic women's portal Nawa3em grew
million monthly unique visitors during its first year, its CEO
What do you do
when you come up with a great project idea? Of course, you start
looking for partners and team members, probably through...
Jumia, the new online mall, launched with
little fanfare in Egypt just over two months ago, the progeny of
the German behemoth...
JC Butler, Co-Founder of Dubizzle, discusses his company’s evolution from a startup to a medium-sized business. He explains that it takes r...