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2 items tagged “hr”


What is a good onboarding process for a new employee at a startup?

Have them deploy the site on their first day. This ensures they know how to...

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What are the coolest benefits/perks offered by startups?

I heard that Songkick give all of their employees a monthly gig budget to encourage them to go to live music (since that’s what the site is all about), which I think is a neat and appropriate perk.

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