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5 Essentials for Building Your Entrepreneurial Dream Team
Hiring

5 Essentials for Building Your Entrepreneurial Dream Team

Few mistakes are more wrenching or harder to undo than hiring a bad fit for your startup.
Lewis Howes
The Real Reason Not to Hire a Friend
Hiring Tips

The Real Reason Not to Hire a Friend

Stranger are often easier to manage and -- if needed -- fire.
One Bad Apple Can Ruin the Barrel
Managing Employees

One Bad Apple Can Ruin the Barrel

A single bad employee with a poor attitude can infect a team, department and possibly an entire organization.
Brian Hamilton
How to Fire a Family Member in a Family-Run Business
Family Businesses

How to Fire a Family Member in a Family-Run Business

To fire a family member may be one of the most difficult challenges a family business will face. Here is how to ensure the process is as painless as possible.
Andrew Keyt
How to Fire Someone Without Ruining Your Employer Brand
Managing Employees

How to Fire Someone Without Ruining Your Employer Brand

The employee you fired isn't going to love you but not hating you on social media is the next best thing.
Heather R. Huhman
10 Steps Needed to Properly Fire Someone
Firing

10 Steps Needed to Properly Fire Someone

'You're fired.' Before you even think of uttering those words, you'd better be sure they'll stand up in court.
Employee Says She Was Fired for Refusing to Be Tracked 24/7
News and trends

Employee Says She Was Fired for Refusing to Be Tracked 24/7

The attorney filing the suit says she foresees a legal trend around privacy and productivity tracking.
Nina Zipkin
9 CEOs Who Were Fired or Decided to Step Down
Leadership

9 CEOs Who Were Fired or Decided to Step Down

These chief executives learned that the hard way that running a company isn't all fun and games.
Jason Fell
4 Times You Need to Say Goodbye to a Client
Customer Relationship

4 Times You Need to Say Goodbye to a Client

Nobody likes a break up, but sometimes it's the best thing to do for your business.
Deborah Mitchell
What Really Happens When You Hire the Wrong Candidate
Hiring Employees

What Really Happens When You Hire the Wrong Candidate

A bad hire drains energy and time and can cost a business in a number of ways.
Mariah DeLeon
How Pruning Can Help Build an Awesome Workplace Culture
Firing

How Pruning Can Help Build an Awesome Workplace Culture

Stay focused on your top performers, keep observant of those who aren't, and you'll be stronger for it over the long haul
Patrick Proctor
The Right Way to Fire an Employee
Firing

The Right Way to Fire an Employee

There are specific actions you should take before and during the termination to make it as smooth as possible.
Doug and Polly White
10 Questions to Ask When Firing an Employee
Firing

10 Questions to Ask When Firing an Employee

From how and when to break the news to how to avoid getting sued, here are the pro-tips you need to know when letting an underperformer go.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Thanks for Everything, Now Get Out! When Founders Get Fired.
Founders

Thanks for Everything, Now Get Out! When Founders Get Fired.

Knowing the limits of one's ability and understanding when it is best for the organization to have another assume power is perhaps the greatest quality any leader can possess.
Susan Solovic