Managing Employees

Getting the Most From Your Interns -- and Giving Back in Return
Starting a Business

Getting the Most From Your Interns -- and Giving Back in Return

The arrangement can result in a true learning experience on both sides.
6 Alternatives to Micromanaging Employees
Leadership

6 Alternatives to Micromanaging Employees

Communicating goals and letting everyone know how their work contributes reduces the need to micromanage.
The 10 Questions Startups Need to Be Asking Potential Hires
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The 10 Questions Startups Need to Be Asking Potential Hires

We asked entrepreneurs in the community for the best questions that they thought were not only interesting and creative, but also revealing.
5 Things Great Leaders Do Every Day
Leadership

5 Things Great Leaders Do Every Day

These tips can help you lead effectively -- no matter what your management style.
Want to Be a Good Manager? Pick Up a Book.
Leadership

Want to Be a Good Manager? Pick Up a Book.

Reading various publications, books and information on the web can help a manager better understand
9 Steps to Building and Coaching a Killer Team
Leadership

9 Steps to Building and Coaching a Killer Team

Building a great pool of talent is crucial to your success as an entrepreneur. Here’s how to do it.
How a Former Denny's Waitress Amassed an Empire of Over 75 Denny's Locations
Franchises

How a Former Denny's Waitress Amassed an Empire of Over 75 Denny's Locations

At age 16, Dawn Lafreeda began working at Denny's as a hostess. Three decades later, she's the largest single-owner franchisee in the system.
Good Leaders Persuade. They Don't Manipulate.
Leadership

Good Leaders Persuade. They Don't Manipulate.

Manipulators are heard, but persuaders are believed because they are trusted, which results in a win-win.
The Simple Way to Find Out What Motivates Your Employees
Leadership

The Simple Way to Find Out What Motivates Your Employees

Figuring out what will get your team in tip-top performance mode isn't rocket science. Here's how to do it.
2 Great Startup Tips From a Three-Time Public-Company CEO
Starting a Business

2 Great Startup Tips From a Three-Time Public-Company CEO

Mitchell Kertzman gives his pointers about hiring talent and managing expenses for new business success.
Franchisee Pays Employees $144K Out of Pocket After Fire Destroys Restaurant
Franchises

Franchisee Pays Employees $144K Out of Pocket After Fire Destroys Restaurant

This Culver's franchisee says that continuing to pay employees as his restaurant was being rebuilt was not only the right thing to do, but a smart business move.
Inspire Wellness in Your Workplace, and Watch Productivity Soar
Leadership

Inspire Wellness in Your Workplace, and Watch Productivity Soar

A healthy boss sets the right example for employees. But leaders are more susceptible to health issues.
Difficult People Suck: 5 Quick Tips on How to Deal
Starting a Business

Difficult People Suck: 5 Quick Tips on How to Deal

When people make you want to scream, here are five really quick tips to cope.
What Do Great Leaders Discuss With Their Employees?
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What Do Great Leaders Discuss With Their Employees?

Research shows a great return on the time spent by bosses talking directly with their staffers. Here are four conversations you could have.
Facebook: When Trust Is Exploited
Leadership

Facebook: When Trust Is Exploited

After it was revealed that Facebook was conducting research by manipulating users’ emotions, the topic of trust is getting attention -- from both a personal and business standpoint
4 Steps to Stop Soul-Sucking Meetings
Leadership

4 Steps to Stop Soul-Sucking Meetings

Often meetings are unnecessary, extremely boring and not useful to team members. By following these four steps, you can make your meetings productive and worthwhile for your staff.
7 Tips to Stay Afloat When Times Get Tough
Grow Your Business

7 Tips to Stay Afloat When Times Get Tough

Businesses can survive a cash-flow crunch, but the wrong move can be fatal.
It's Time to 'Untrain' Your Sales Force
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It's Time to 'Untrain' Your Sales Force

If your sales team is still operating under tradition, they need to adapt to today’s buyers.
Want to Be a Better Manager? Get a Dog.
Leadership

Want to Be a Better Manager? Get a Dog.

There are a lot of analogies between the canine world and our own workplaces.
5 Things to Consider When Hiring Friends
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5 Things to Consider When Hiring Friends

Personal and business relationships are unpredictable. When you combine the two, you get unpredictable squared.
Could a Great Corporate Culture Be Bad for Employees?
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Could a Great Corporate Culture Be Bad for Employees?

Even the most progressive company that sets the standards for excellence in its human resource practices could fail when the wrong people are brought on board.
5 Ways to Boost Employees' Memories
Grow Your Business

5 Ways to Boost Employees' Memories

Don't waste time and money going over things. Use these strategies to improve retention.
The Magic Equation for Retaining Employees
Leadership

The Magic Equation for Retaining Employees

Keeping your best and brightest around doesn't have to be complicated. Try one of these simple options.
Want Your Employees to Share Company Social Media Posts? This One-Click Tool Makes It Easy.
Social Media

Want Your Employees to Share Company Social Media Posts? This One-Click Tool Makes It Easy.

Convincing your team to regularly share company social media posts is no easy task. Here, social media marketing expert Brian Honigman reveals his favorite fix for this common conundrum.
What Payroll Schedule is Best for Your Business?
Money

What Payroll Schedule is Best for Your Business?

The pros and cons of semi-monthly and bi-weekly pay periods -- yes, there is a big difference.
The Ethics Coach on Dealing With Entitled Employees
Leadership

The Ethics Coach on Dealing With Entitled Employees

It's important to remember that 'want' and 'deserve' don't always overlap.
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