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How to Blow Your Boss' Mind
Careers

How to Blow Your Boss' Mind

You don't get promoted for fulfilling your boss's expectations. Here's how to go above and beyond.
Travis Bradberry
How to Give Constructive Feedback to a Toxic Boss
Strategy

How to Give Constructive Feedback to a Toxic Boss

It's a delicate dance where strategy is everything.
Mike Gellman
How to Avoid Being Overlooked by Your Distracted Boss
Bosses

How to Avoid Being Overlooked by Your Distracted Boss

Business in general, and tech in particular, moves at a blurring pace but you don't want the boss to see you that way.
John Boitnott
Shark Tank's Lori Greiner and Robert Herjavec on What Makes a Great Boss
Leadership

Shark Tank's Lori Greiner and Robert Herjavec on What Makes a Great Boss

The two 'nicest' Sharks say these specific leadership traits are shared by all exceptional bosses.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
The Top 5 Best TV Bosses (and What Makes Them So Great)
Bosses

The Top 5 Best TV Bosses (and What Makes Them So Great)

Adieu, Don Draper. Sayonara, Michael Scott. Adios, Liz Lemon. We miss you all already!
Scott Langdon
How to Survive 5 Types of Toxic Bosses
Productivity

How to Survive 5 Types of Toxic Bosses

The corporate world is not a perfect meritocracy. Sometimes you need to be better than who you're working for.
Tor Constantino
Quiz: Are You a Micromanager? (Infographic)
bad bosses

Quiz: Are You a Micromanager? (Infographic)

Find out if you're the dreaded control freak boss bullying your office, in 10 quick and very telling questions.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
When John Sculley's Back is Against the Wall, He Does This: Your Weekly Tips
Weekly Tips Roundup

When John Sculley's Back is Against the Wall, He Does This: Your Weekly Tips

The former Apple chief and an NFL star-turned entrepreneur share unique strategies for leading and succeeding.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
4 Ways to Be the Boss Employees Want to Work For
Managing Employees

4 Ways to Be the Boss Employees Want to Work For

Gratitude for the good work employees do and constructive criticism when needed are the keys to being the boss everybody is hoping to have.
Jacqueline Whitmore
Don't Be the Reason People Leave Your Company
Leadership

Don't Be the Reason People Leave Your Company

People quit bosses, not companies.
Peter Diamond
5 Secrets Every Good Boss in the Modern Workplace Knows
Managing Employees

5 Secrets Every Good Boss in the Modern Workplace Knows

The best managers strive to keep their employees engaged by giving them the support they seek.
Raphael Crawford-Marks
The Fine Art of Being a Great Boss
Managing Employees

The Fine Art of Being a Great Boss

How to motivate your people to do great work and create an environment where they actually like coming to work.
Steve Tobak
6 Alternatives to Being a Bad Boss
Managing Employees

6 Alternatives to Being a Bad Boss

Don't panic when a team's performance suddenly drops. Skip the carrots and sticks. Instead build mastery and trust among your staff.
Raphael Crawford-Marks
3 Unorthodox Paths to Becoming a Better Boss
Bosses

3 Unorthodox Paths to Becoming a Better Boss

There is no handbook for being a good boss, so there is nothing wrong for seeking tips in unexpected places.
Pratik Dholakiya