Entrepreneur: Latest from Chris Penttila http://www.entrepreneur.com The latest small business tips and advice from Entrepreneur.com. en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Fri, 19 Nov 2010 00:01:00 GMT How to Keep Cold and Flu Out of the Office Cold and flu season is here. How do you keep sick employees from becoming a drain on productivity? Fri, 19 Nov 2010 00:01:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217562 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217562 How Not to Be a 'Bosshole' Consider this advice for bringing out the best in employees and keeping your top talent motivated. Fri, 08 Oct 2010 00:38:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217395 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217395 Sell Your Company With Savvy Are you coming off as too desperate to sell your company? Wed, 31 Mar 2010 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/205812 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/205812 In With the Out(sourcing) Small businesses are hiring more independent contractors, but be aware of the pros and cons. Sat, 16 Jan 2010 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/204654 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/204654 How to Find Ambitious Employees Attracting proactive people isn't easy, but it's well worth the effort. Mon, 09 Nov 2009 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/203944 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/203944 5 Ways to Break the Silence Barrier When your employees are scared, the best thing to do is get them talking. Fri, 07 Aug 2009 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/202938 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/202938 Build a Social Media Hiring Strategy Use your online network to lure quality talent. Wed, 01 Jul 2009 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/202466 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/202466 Layoffs: Who Stays, and Who Goes? Assess what makes your company profitable, and who makes it happen. Wed, 20 May 2009 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/201794 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/201794 Knowledge is Power Ensure that important company clients, projects and processes aren't lost when an employee walks out the door. Wed, 13 May 2009 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/201630 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/201630 Hiring Temporary Talent Temporary employment is expanding beyond the typical clerical assignment. Thu, 09 Apr 2009 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/201152 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/201152 7 Ways to Transform Your Business Model The old business methods won't work anymore. It's time to evolve. Wed, 08 Apr 2009 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/201096 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/201096 Learn to Evolve 7 ways to transform your business model. Wed, 08 Apr 2009 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/202810 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/202810 Set the Model for Office Behavior Even seemingly trivial acts of incivility can lead to reduced employee productivity and loyalty. Mon, 16 Mar 2009 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/200748 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/200748 Return of the Stay-at-Home Parents Employers are embracing parents who took a stay-at-home detour. Thu, 12 Mar 2009 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/200692 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/200692 Awkward! 10 Potentially Sticky Work Situations and How to Manage Them. Thu, 12 Mar 2009 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/200720 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/200720 How to Manage Generational Dynamics Gen Xers, Gen Yers, Millennials and Boomers are all working alongside each other. But how do you get them to work well together? Fri, 13 Feb 2009 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/200104 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/200104 The Corporate Experience Conundrum Now is a good time to find great talent, but entrepreneurs ask, 'Should you hire workers from big companies?' Fri, 13 Feb 2009 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/200114 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/200114 CEO Salaries in the Crosshairs Pay-for-performance structures are enjoying a resurgence. Wed, 21 Jan 2009 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/199680 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/199680 Do Marketing Counterstrikes Work? It's tempting to answer a competitor's ad campaign, but stick to what makes you unique. Mon, 12 Jan 2009 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/199458 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/199458 Salaries Are In The Open New websites let employees share pay rates; employers should take heed. Thu, 18 Dec 2008 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/198990 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/198990 Walking the Employee Benefits Tightrope In tough times, company perks tend to take the hit first. But how do you axe them while keeping employees happy? Thu, 18 Dec 2008 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/199066 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/199066 Do Tech and Meetings Mix? There comes a point when gadgets detract from meetings. Or does there? Thu, 18 Dec 2008 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/199070 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/199070 Know Your Return on Innovation Endless ideas and prototypes don't mean anything if they're sitting on shelves. Get your innovations out there, and then get tracking. Mon, 17 Nov 2008 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/198588 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/198588 Risky Business Is your business ready to deal with the unexpected? Wed, 15 Oct 2008 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/197996 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/197996 Recruit Reboot Fill your job openings the right way with these solutions. Wed, 15 Oct 2008 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/198100 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/198100 Get Thoroughly Green Take a look at your company's eco-friendliness from start to finish. Thu, 18 Sep 2008 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/197062 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/197062 Personal Effects Should you brand yourself along with your business? Mon, 01 Sep 2008 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/196278 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/196278 Going, Going, Gone? Coverage for your business in the local newspaper might be increasingly hard to come by. Fri, 01 Aug 2008 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/195606 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/195606 Rush Hour Don't let downtime turn into lost time. Learn how to make the most of it. Fri, 01 Aug 2008 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/195636 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/195636 Ready for Anything Make sure you're fully prepared for when disaster strikes. Tue, 01 Jul 2008 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/194450 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/194450