Employees

News and Articles About Employees

Should You Have a 'Shadow' Like Jeff Bezos Does?
Growth Strategies

Should You Have a 'Shadow' Like Jeff Bezos Does?

Letting an employee follow you around can be a great way to groom up-and-coming talent.
Brian Patrick Eha
Keep Your Employees Loyal By Encouraging Them to Pursue Their Own Projects and Passions
Leadership

Keep Your Employees Loyal By Encouraging Them to Pursue Their Own Projects and Passions

Allowing corporate employees to experiment with entrepreneurship promotes innovation and keeps employees satiated, though a few of the most ambitious may jump ship and start their own ventures.
Catherine Clifford
Best Business Books to Get Cozy With This Fall
Growth Strategies

Best Business Books to Get Cozy With This Fall

Looking to take your business to the next level? Look no further than these seven works that will make you a better entrepreneur.
Matt Villano
5 Ways to Coach Your Employees to The Top of Their Game
Leadership

5 Ways to Coach Your Employees to The Top of Their Game

Coaching a sports team and running a company have quite a few things in common. Here are five ways to take a page from the coaching book.
Brent Frei
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Give Performance Reviews More Than Once a Year and Other Must-Read Business Tips
Growth Strategies

Give Performance Reviews More Than Once a Year and Other Must-Read Business Tips

A look at why you shouldn't wait till the end of the year to do a performance review, why you should engage friends in your business and more advice for business owners.
Brian Patrick Eha
How to Hire in Rural America: Get Creative
Growth Strategies

How to Hire in Rural America: Get Creative

Outside of the major cities, you have to look beyond mere education, experience and core business knowledge to find the right employees.
Brandi Temple
Facebook's Luxury Housing Complex Is a Great Way to Never Leave Work
Entrepreneurs

Facebook's Luxury Housing Complex Is a Great Way to Never Leave Work

Facebook is building a 394-unit luxury housing complex within walking distance of its Menlo Park headquarters. But would you want to live with your coworkers?
Brian Patrick Eha
How to Stop Your Rock-Star Talent From Fleeing
Growth Strategies

How to Stop Your Rock-Star Talent From Fleeing

With many startups vying for top talent, here are some tips for keeping top talent at your company.
Carolyn Betts
How Legal Is Your Employee Wellness Program?
Growth Strategies

How Legal Is Your Employee Wellness Program?

When Pennsylvania State University's employees refused to fill out a wellness questionnaire and penalties set in, the uproar got national attention. Here's how to avoid a similar revolt among your staff.
Why Your Employees Aren't Following You
Leadership

Why Your Employees Aren't Following You

If you feel like your employees aren't standing behind you, here are eight reasons why.
Mark Sanborn
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Growth Strategies

Most Federal Workers Will Keep Working Through Shutdown

Of the 4.1 million people who work for the federal government, about 80% will still be expected to show up for work. Here's a look at who they are.
7 Ways to Pump Up Employee Engagement In Your Office
Leadership

7 Ways to Pump Up Employee Engagement In Your Office

Giving your employees the ability to set and maintain their own goals will be a big morale booster. Here's how.
Dave Lavinsky
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The Pros and Cons of Working for Equity
Starting a Business

The Pros and Cons of Working for Equity

From scope creep to the opportunity to cash in, a look at the good and bad of working in exchange for equity.
Susan Johnston
Tell Us: Is Executive Stress Overblown?
Leadership

Tell Us: Is Executive Stress Overblown?

New information suggests research is wrong when it says that executives -- because of the tough business decisions they need to make -- are more prone to bad health.
Ray Hennessey
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