Grow Your Business

Management & Operations

Barter to the Cause

Does cutting costs sound like a good start-up idea? Read on for 5 tips to help you save money by bartering.
Managing Employees

Handling Employee Complaints

Do you know the difference between a valid grievance and just plain whining? Either way, you need to know how to handle it.
Leadership

Protecting Our Homeland...and Making Money

Get a piece of the government pie by finding out if the products or services your business sells might be needed by the Homeland Security effort.
Leadership

Do You Need to Be Ruthless to Succeed?

Not if you want to grow a business, earn the trust and commitment of employees and customers, and create sustained bottom-line profits.
Employment Law

The Rules of FMLA Leave

The lowdown on when and how employees are permitted intermittent leave
Growing Your Business

Distinguish Your Business From Your Competition

Develop a "major sales advantage" (MSA) to create lasting business growth.
Growing Your Business

Becoming Your Own Toughest Competitor

If you want your company to survive, sometimes you have to put yourself out of business.
Managing Employees

Managing Employee Conflict for Greater Productivity

If you have employees who don't get along--and if you don't know, you certainly will--these tips will help you resolve the situation to the benefit of both parties.
Insurance

When to Divulge a Company Crisis

It may hurt your company to let customers know what's really going on, but it can kill your company not to.
Motivation and Retention

Becoming a Caring Leader

You don't have to act like Genghis Khan to get your employees to do their jobs. You'll develop a stronger company if you can develop your people skills.
Business Management

Protecting Your Company Data From Disaster

Among the many lessons learned from 9/11, protecting your business's crucial information should be one of them. Find out why it's so important.
Growing Your Business

Improving Your Networking Skills

If you think yours could use a little polishing, here's one way to get your networking skills up to speed.
Insurance

Why You Need Long-Term Care Insurance

No one wants to consider themselves as future candidates for long-term care, but you can save your family time and money by preparing for it in advance.
Insurance

Calling Security

Are you taking advantage of the post-9/11 boom in security technology?
Hiring Center

Young Is Old

Maybe youthful energy can't quite top the experience that comes with age after all.
Human Resources

Woe Is the CFO

These days, CFO may have more responsibility than the acronym was meant to handle. Does yours have what it takes to handle the scrutiny and the pressure?
Managing Employees

The Late Show

Does it seem like your employee's procrastination problem is in repeats? It's time to find a solution or say your goodbyes.
Insurance

Inner Turmoil

An employee crime spree? Make sure you're covered.
Legal Center

Shut Up Already!

No matter what the charges are, taking out an ad to defend yourself isn't a good idea--at least until the Supreme Court has its say.
Insurance

Through the Roof

You have two options: Find a way around skyrocketing health-care costs or start keeping more Kleenex around the office.
Growing Your Business

Hold On to Existing Customers

Afraid that customers will forget about your business? Periodic newsletters help you stay in touch.
Employment Law

Avoid Discrimination in Hiring Practices

Even if you're just trying to even out gender ratios on your staff, this practice can get you into hot water.
Growing Your Business

The Business of a "Business Makeover"

Would your business benefit from a makeover? See how one entrepreneur fared, and then make your decision.
Managing Employees

Helping a New Manager Take Charge

Tips for training a leader, not a dictator
Family Business

The Good, the Bad & the Ugly of Family Business

Don't sign up for that business license just yet--make sure you know what you're getting into with a family business.
Leadership

Marketing Via the "Fear Factor"

When standard marketing tactics didn't work and their sales were going nowhere, find out why one company resorted to scare tactics to drum up business.
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