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UpCounsel employment attorney Josh Garber explains why he loves freelancing and what benefits it has offered him.
Many American companies do business with Chinese entities, but the unfamiliarity of the Chinese legal system can sometimes present a challenged. Learn how to overcome that here.
UpCounsel attorney Fiona Kaufman explains the ins and outs of NDAs.
Menlo Ventures' Steve Sloane explains what midsize companies must do in order to compete with the larger players in their industries.
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UpCounsel attorney Jann Moorhead discusses her transition from law firms and in-house to a solo practice, including how she prepared for the shift and how her life has changed...
Hiring an employee often has many benefits, but missteps in the hiring process could expose your company to employment lawsuits. Here are some steps to take when hiring your first...
In the last part of this 3-part series on building a great HR team, HR master Christy Hopkins reveals her top 5 tips for hiring your ideal HR person.
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