Employees

News and Articles About Employees

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
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
Growth Strategies

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
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
Court: Facebook Likes Are Protected Speech
Technology

Court: Facebook Likes Are Protected Speech

According to a ruling on Tuesday, anything you Like on Facebook can't and won't be used against you -- in a court of law or anywhere else.
Brian Patrick Eha
Give Millennials Flexibility and Other Must-Read Business Tips
Growth Strategies

Give Millennials Flexibility and Other Must-Read Business Tips

A look at how you should manage millenials, why you need solitude once in a while and more advice for business owners.
Brian Patrick Eha
Leadership

Your Employees Are Lying to You. Here's How to Stop Them

You may be setting the wrong example for employees without even realizing it. Here's how to make them more honest and committed at work.
Matt Garrett
6 Easy Ways to Make Meetings Fun -- Or At Least, Not Suck
Growth Strategies

6 Easy Ways to Make Meetings Fun -- Or At Least, Not Suck

What if the dreaded meeting could actually be an event your team looked forward to? Here are six ways to revamp meetings to get employees engaged and interested.
SharĂ­ Alexander
Is It Time to Toss Your Old Management Model?
Growth Strategies

Is It Time to Toss Your Old Management Model?

Your team could be working faster, smarter and better if only you reorganized the way your company is run. Here's one effective approach that could work for you.
Are Traasdahl
4 Hiring Mistakes Most Entrepreneurs Make
Growth Strategies

4 Hiring Mistakes Most Entrepreneurs Make

Don't rush to bring a new person on board without considering these four commonly made mistakes.
Ross Kimbarovsky
How to Make Your Best Employees Even More Profitable
Growth Strategies

How to Make Your Best Employees Even More Profitable

Even your brightest hires need to be set up for success. Here are four ways to make your best employees shine.
Matt Garrett