News and Articles About Employees

You're the Boss: When Entrepreneurs Shouldn't Ask for Advice
Leadership

You're the Boss: When Entrepreneurs Shouldn't Ask for Advice

Knowing whose opinion to listen to and whose to ignore is part of the art of decision making and the mark of a good leader.
Josh Leibner
Make Your Team Smarter, Happier and More Productive Without Spending a Dime
Growth Strategies

Make Your Team Smarter, Happier and More Productive Without Spending a Dime

It's simply not true that intelligence is static. If you want your team to work smarter and better, try these three strategies.
Debra Kaye
3 Things You Don't Know About Intrapreneurship
Growth Strategies

3 Things You Don't Know About Intrapreneurship

Fostering intrapreneurs inside your company can boost innovation and prepare the next generation of aspiring entrepreneurs.
Dan Schawbel
Was a 'Thorny' Romantic Situation Why a Google Exec Left for a Chinese Startup?
Technology

Was a 'Thorny' Romantic Situation Why a Google Exec Left for a Chinese Startup?

Android vice president Hugo Barra is leaving Google. According to reports, his departure might not only be about business.
New SEC Rule Would Make Companies Disclose Ratio of CEO-to-Worker Pay
Growth Strategies

New SEC Rule Would Make Companies Disclose Ratio of CEO-to-Worker Pay

As early as next month, corporations may have to begin making public the difference between their chief executive's compensation and the pay of a middle-of-the-pack worker.
Brian Patrick Eha
The IRS Wants to Know If Your Freelancer Should Be Getting a W2
Finance

The IRS Wants to Know If Your Freelancer Should Be Getting a W2

When the U.S. government is hurting for pennies, you'd better mind your Ps and Qs.
Jeff Wald
When Does Being Socially Responsible Hurt Your Business?
Leadership

When Does Being Socially Responsible Hurt Your Business?

Deciding what social causes to commit your company to means taking a careful look at a few key factors. Here are three to consider.
Punit Arora
5 Reasons Your Employees Probably Hate You
Leadership

5 Reasons Your Employees Probably Hate You

You want to be a better boss, don't you? Be sure to avoid these five common mistakes.
Mark Sanborn
Would You Let Your Employees Drink on the Job?
Growth Strategies

Would You Let Your Employees Drink on the Job?

A Portuguese court ruled that employees could drink alcohol at work. Is it a human resources nightmare or happy perk?
Ray Hennessey
5 Steps to a Stress-Free Summer Vacation
Growth Strategies

5 Steps to a Stress-Free Summer Vacation

Follow these tips to get you and your business ready for some much needed rest and relaxation.
Jenna Goudreau
3 Ways You're Derailing Your Employees' Productivity
Productivity

3 Ways You're Derailing Your Employees' Productivity

Often times you are the the reason your team isn't getting as much done as you'd like. Here are three ways you might be unknowingly making them less productive at their jobs.
Jason Womack
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Growth Strategies

Half of Small Businesses Will Cut Employee Hours to Avoid Obamacare Penalties

Anxiety about Obamacare is increasing, according to the U.S. Chamber of Commerce's quarterly small-business outlook survey.
Ray Hennessey
4 Ways to Turn Your Employees Into an All-Star Team
Productivity

4 Ways to Turn Your Employees Into an All-Star Team

Now that we're in what baseball enthusiasts call the 'dog days of summer,' consider these tips for motivating your staff to be winners.
Trevor Turnbull
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5 Ways to Keep Employees From Checking Out on the Job
Growth Strategies

5 Ways to Keep Employees From Checking Out on the Job

Seven out of 10 employees are not engaged at work, according to recent research. Here are five ways to get your team engaged.
Victor Cheng