Employees

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.
Control What You Can

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
Small Business - Big Impact

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
Ready To Launch

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)
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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
The 7 Attributes of People Who Get Things Done
Employees

The 7 Attributes of People Who Get Things Done

As a leader, you want these go-getters on your team. As an employee, you should aspire to be like them.
Martin Zwilling
Americans Are Quitting Their Jobs More, and That's a Good Thing
Quitting a Job

Americans Are Quitting Their Jobs More, and That's a Good Thing

In September, people were quitting their jobs the fastest rate in more than six years.
The Harsh Truth: Your Employees Don't Care About Your Business the Way You Do
Control What You Can

The Harsh Truth: Your Employees Don't Care About Your Business the Way You Do

Find out why this management expert doesn't believe in the 'ownership mentality.'
Dan S. Kennedy
Here's What the First Hires at Apple, Google and Other Top Tech Companies Are Doing Now
Business Accelerated

Here's What the First Hires at Apple, Google and Other Top Tech Companies Are Doing Now

Some made millions, others saw fortunes slip through their fingers, and some have joined or founded other startups.
Alyson Shontell
The International Franchise Board Tries to Dig Up Details on Labor Board's 'Joint Employer' Decision
Franchise

The International Franchise Board Tries to Dig Up Details on Labor Board's 'Joint Employer' Decision

The IFA plans to file a request with the National Labor Relations Board to disclose the reasoning behind deeming franchisors 'joint employers.'
Kate Taylor