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5 Bad Decision-Making Habits That Can Destroy Your Business
Decision Making

5 Bad Decision-Making Habits That Can Destroy Your Business

A deliberative, thoughtful process for making decisions doesn't guarantee a good result but it makes one more likely.
Larry Alton
6 Secrets of Business Leaders Who Built Hugely Successful Companies
Leadership

6 Secrets of Business Leaders Who Built Hugely Successful Companies

Some people are born with the skills required to build a business from a good idea. The rest of us can learn from them.
Firas Kittaneh
How Pruning Can Help Build an Awesome Workplace Culture
Firing

How Pruning Can Help Build an Awesome Workplace Culture

Stay focused on your top performers, keep observant of those who aren't, and you'll be stronger for it over the long haul
Patrick Proctor
The Right Way to Fire an Employee
Firing

The Right Way to Fire an Employee

There are specific actions you should take before and during the termination to make it as smooth as possible.
Doug and Polly White
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How to Fire an Employee So You Don't Get Sued

Terminating an employee, even one who deserves it, is already traumatic. Don't make it worse by setting yourself up for a lawsuit.
John Boitnott
Expert Advice: What to Do When an Employee Is Caught Stealing
Advice

Expert Advice: What to Do When an Employee Is Caught Stealing

Follow these three steps to ensure you handle a tricky money situation with sense.
Christopher Hann
Uber Fires -- Then Promptly Rehires -- Driver Over Shockingly Innocuous Tweet
Disciplining and Firing

Uber Fires -- Then Promptly Rehires -- Driver Over Shockingly Innocuous Tweet

After Uber driver Chris Ortiz tweeted about driver safety, he was unceremoniously dumped by the company in a letter that called his statements 'hateful.'
Geoff Weiss
Firing

How to Fire Employees With Compassion

Firing is never easy for anyone, but it can be less painful if you follow these tips.
Dan Yoo
What Lessons You Should Learn When You Fire Someone
Firing

What Lessons You Should Learn When You Fire Someone

No one likes to let someone go. But, when you do, make sure you are using it as a learning experience for leadership.
Lindsay Broder
How to Fire Someone Without Getting Sued (Infographic)
Legal Center

How to Fire Someone Without Getting Sued (Infographic)

Dismissals can sometimes backfire, leading to taxing legal clashes. That's why it's crucial to have your bases covered.
Geoff Weiss
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4 Secrets to Firing Your First Employee
Firing

4 Secrets to Firing Your First Employee

Know the rules, provide evidence and conduct the termination in a thoughtful and caring manner.
Heather R. Huhman
Barbara Corcoran: I Used to Fire 25 Percent of My Sales Team Each Year
Firing

Barbara Corcoran: I Used to Fire 25 Percent of My Sales Team Each Year

The 'Shark Tank' star knows a thing or two about how to fire someone. After all, she made it an annual, company-wide practice at her real-estate firm.
Geoff Weiss
How Hiring and Firing Employees Is Just Like Poker
Growth Strategies

How Hiring and Firing Employees Is Just Like Poker

When do you go 'all in' on talent or fold the hand you are dealt?
Adam Toren
Keep Your Promises and Other Must-Read Business Tips
Productivity

Keep Your Promises and Other Must-Read Business Tips

A look at how to be a better leader, communicate with potential clients, keep your customers happy and more advice for business owners.
Brian Patrick Eha
Disciplining and Firing

Firing an employee or giving an underperforming employee a negative review are some of the toughest things you'll ever have to do as a business owner. It can be as difficult for person giving the bad news as it is on the person receiving it. These articles will help you navigate how to handle these tough decisions.

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