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Woman Mistakenly Receives Bag of Cash at a Burger King Drive-Thru
Burger King

Woman Mistakenly Receives Bag of Cash at a Burger King Drive-Thru

Instead of a chicken sandwich, this woman was given $2,631.
Kate Taylor
To Boost Your Business Treat Employees as Well as Your Customers
Employee Engagement

To Boost Your Business Treat Employees as Well as Your Customers

Workers who feel neglected and poorly treated are not likle to treat customers any better.
S. Chris Edmonds
3 Key Questions You Must Answer When Hiring Salespeople
Management

3 Key Questions You Must Answer When Hiring Salespeople

If you have salespeople on staff, getting the right answer to these three questions will help you hire top performers.
Dan S. Kennedy
7 Traits of Truly Sensational Startup Employees
Hiring Tips

7 Traits of Truly Sensational Startup Employees

What matters in a small, growth-oriented startup is often very different from what matters in a huge, stability-oriented corporation.
Dharmesh Shah
The Rise of the Robotic Co-Worker
Robots

The Rise of the Robotic Co-Worker

By assuming core processes in factories, labs, hospitals, offices, will machines make people irrelevant or unemployed? Consider this argument that humans partnered with such machines will give rise to efficiency, customer service and innovation.
Alastair Bathgate
3 Keys to Examining One of the Most Overlooked Business Costs: Workforce Management
Employees

3 Keys to Examining One of the Most Overlooked Business Costs: Workforce Management

For midsize businesses getting their arms around the total cost of ownership in human resources can be easily overlooked.
Anish Rajparia
McDonald's Lays Off Employees as Part of $100 Million Cost-Cutting Effort
McDonalds

McDonald's Lays Off Employees as Part of $100 Million Cost-Cutting Effort

The fast-food giant is cutting 63 corporate jobs after a spectacularly difficult 2014.
Kate Taylor
Are Bonuses the Best Reward? The Answer May Surprise You.
Management

Are Bonuses the Best Reward? The Answer May Surprise You.

One management expert weighs in on whether bonuses work and how you can establish an effective bonus system.
Dan S. Kennedy
Does It Pay to Feed Your Employees? (Infographic)
perks

Does It Pay to Feed Your Employees? (Infographic)

It's not cheap to buy your office a quality lunch, but if you're offering perks, this one could improve your bottom line.
Kate Taylor
5 Ways to Hold Together Your Startup Team When the Company Is Growing
Business Circle

5 Ways to Hold Together Your Startup Team When the Company Is Growing

You risk losing the zeal that launched the company if the merry band who rolled the dice with you feels they don't have a role any more.
Matt Straz
For Your Startup to Thrive, You Need to Build Value for More Than Just Customers
Startup Basics

For Your Startup to Thrive, You Need to Build Value for More Than Just Customers

Aim to provide substantial value to multiple other parties involved in the life cycle of your business.
Adam Callinan
With Latest Jobs Report Beating Forecasts, Fed May Raise Interest Rates
Jobs

With Latest Jobs Report Beating Forecasts, Fed May Raise Interest Rates

U.S. employers added the largest number of workers in nearly three years in November and wage gains picked up.
Why Burger King Just Shut Down 89 of Its Franchises in Germany
Burger King

Why Burger King Just Shut Down 89 of Its Franchises in Germany

The company is closing a whopping 13 percent of its restaurants in Germany following an undercover report that exposed the locations' expired food, sanitary violations and bad working conditions.
Kate Taylor
How Much Time Do Your Employees Spend Doing Real Work? The Answer May Surprise You. (Infographic)
Infographics

How Much Time Do Your Employees Spend Doing Real Work? The Answer May Surprise You. (Infographic)

A survey of more than 2,000 employees found that only 45 percent of time at the office is spent on primary job duties.
Catherine Clifford
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