Facebook hires former Clinton press secretary. The social networking site is ramping up its ties to government with its newest hire: Joe Lockhart, a former Clinton press secretary, who will become the company's VP of Global Communication.

An interactive tech bubble debate. Check out The Economist's online—and ongoing—debate about a possible tech bubble.

How to bootstrap your hiring process. The New York Times provides a few helpful tips on using Craigslist and avoiding recruiter fees to find your next employee.

Trouble at Color. TechCrunch reports that Peter Pham, president and co-founder of Color, the start-up that raised a whopping $41 million (pre-revenue), will be leaving the company.

The Secret to Apple's retail success? "Intensive control of how employees interact with customers, scripted training for on-site tech support and consideration of every store detail down to the pre-loaded photos and music on demo devices," reports The Wall Street Journal. 

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