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Apple Sued Over Alleged Employee Poaching
Legal Issues

Apple Sued Over Alleged Employee Poaching

An electric-car battery maker says Apple lured away some of the company's top engineers to build a large-scale battery division.
At This Restaurant, Waiters Walk and Fly
Drones

At This Restaurant, Waiters Walk and Fly

It's a bird, it's a plane, no it's a flying robot waiter.
Ansuya Harjani
4 Ways to Determine If You Are Supporting an Accountable Leader
Leadership

4 Ways to Determine If You Are Supporting an Accountable Leader

Not only do leaders need to carry themselves with a high degree of accountability, their actions are what will determine if a company maintains culture of universal accountability.
Craig Cincotta
5 Things Millennial Entrepreneurs Can Teach Their Business Elders About Running a Company
Millennials

5 Things Millennial Entrepreneurs Can Teach Their Business Elders About Running a Company

From their adroit use of technology to the importance they place on relationships, the youngest business people have embraced timeless business values in their own distinct way.
Keri Gohman
4 Ways to Successfully Develop Employees Year-Round
Performance Reviews

4 Ways to Successfully Develop Employees Year-Round

Successful performance management is much more than just an end-of-year performance review.
Matt Straz
How to Prevent Office Gossip From Ruining Your Business
Gossip

How to Prevent Office Gossip From Ruining Your Business

You can't stop water-cooler chat, but you can prevent your company from turning into a middle school.
Lisa Evans
Make Performance Reviews Less Dreadful With These 5 Tips
Performance Reviews

Make Performance Reviews Less Dreadful With These 5 Tips

If your process has lost its way, employees will be on edge and your company will see barely any benefits from reviews.
Andre Lavoie
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