Dr. David G. Javitch

Dr. David G. Javitch is an organizational psychologist, leadership specialist, and President of Javitch Associates in Newton, Mass. Author of How to Achieve Power in Your Life, Javitch is in demand as a consultant for his skills in assessment, coaching, training and facilitating groups and retreats.

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Can I Work From Home?

When an employee asks this question, having a company policy in place can make answering it much easier.
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Summertime Business Dilemmas

When the kids are out of school, the parents sometimes become distracted employees.
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How to Hire a Summer Intern

Before taking on an intern, determine whether you have the time to make the experience successful for both of you.
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How to Tell an Employee He Smells

As a business owner, you're going to have to deliver bad news every once in a while. Here's how to approach sensitive subjects without offending people.
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When the Opposite Sex Joins the Office

Making sure your work environment is welcoming to employees of both genders requires vigilance.
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Managing a Satellite Staff

Strong relationships and clearly outlined expectations make off-site workers part of successful whole.
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Dealing With an Office Romance

When employees become romantically involved, should you anticipate trouble? Here's some real-world advice on the matter.
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Creating Loyal Employees

When it comes to employee loyalty, the bottom line is, it's all about you. Here's what you can do to create a loyal staff.
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The Pros and Cons of Job Sharing

Thinking about implementing a job-sharing program? Here's what you need to consider before you do.
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Conducting an Exit Interview

Just why would you want to interview an employee who's decided to quit? We'll give you a few good reasons.
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Managing an Independent Contractor

Smart tips on what to do--and what not to do--when it comes to hiring and managing contract employees
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Getting Your Employees Excited Again

Your employees are bored with their repetitive tasks. What are you going to do about it?
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10 Tips for Working With Family Members

Our employee management expert offers advice on what to do to keep it professional.
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The Benefits of Flextime

With our personal lives busier than ever, offering flexible work options to your employees could be the best way to keep the good ones around.
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The Toxic Entrepreneur

It's time to take a hard look at yourself to see if your behaviors and attitudes are creating a toxic environment at your company.