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Is the Notion of a 'Good Work Ethic' Generationally Biased?
Generation Gap

Is the Notion of a 'Good Work Ethic' Generationally Biased?

Perhaps you've heard complaints by seasoned managers that sounded like millennial bashing. Now a psychologist gives his reasoned reply.
Paul White
Age and Experience Don't Matter. Mindset Does.
Entrepreneur Mindset

Age and Experience Don't Matter. Mindset Does.

With four generations soon to work under the same roof, conflict is expected. But we should remember to focus on the individual.
Maite Baron
5 Inexpensive Ways to Create a Company Culture Like Google's
Company Culture

5 Inexpensive Ways to Create a Company Culture Like Google's

Adding some fun can affect how team members interact with each other, build stronger relationships and, ideally, increase productivity.
Will Housh
10 Ways to Improve the Quality of Your Business Life
Work-Life Balance

10 Ways to Improve the Quality of Your Business Life

Avoid the stumbling blocks of negativity, a psychologist advises. Make active choices to be positive, reach for opportunity and then you'll ride the escalator to success.
Sherrie Campbell
Why Some CEOs and Entrepreneurs Make Horrible Leaders
Leadership Qualities

Why Some CEOs and Entrepreneurs Make Horrible Leaders

Their confidence inspires them to take risks. But if these executives don't learn to properly interact with the teams that support them, they will fail.
Iman Jalali
The 7 Deadly Sins of Hiring
Hiring

The 7 Deadly Sins of Hiring

Hiring is the one thing that can make or break a team, so you should always hire the best people and never compromise.
Greg Schott
Truly Inspirational Leaders Can Dodge Raindrops
Inspiration

Truly Inspirational Leaders Can Dodge Raindrops

Trying to motivate your employees to embrace the seemingly impossible ahead? It all starts with you, says one CEO.
Joel Basgall
The Secret Behind a Company That Gets Wildly High Internal Message Open Rates
Managing Employees

The Secret Behind a Company That Gets Wildly High Internal Message Open Rates

What would your company's messaging analytics say about your communications to employees?
Eric Siu
Why You Need Emotional Intelligence to Succeed in Business
Emotional Intelligence

Why You Need Emotional Intelligence to Succeed in Business

Emotional intelligence is made up of four core skills that pair up under two primary competencies: personal competence and social competence.
Travis Bradberry
5 Things My Dogs Taught Me About Leadership
Leadership

5 Things My Dogs Taught Me About Leadership

Man's best friend can provide important lessons to us on just about anything including how to run a company.
Craig Cincotta
Don't Squash Your Big Goals for the Year by Squandering Time
Time Management

Don't Squash Your Big Goals for the Year by Squandering Time

Learn about why resolutions so often fail but yours don't have to.
Edward G. Brown
The 4 Levels of Competence -- With 2 That Entrepreneurs Must Avoid
Competence

The 4 Levels of Competence -- With 2 That Entrepreneurs Must Avoid

Review these stages of mastery to figure out where you fit in and how to improve to be even better.
Eric T. Wagner
3 Questions to Ask When Considering an Unemployed Candidate
Hiring

3 Questions to Ask When Considering an Unemployed Candidate

Managers shouldn't quickly dismiss those currently out of work, but like any other potential hire, due diligence is required.
Doug and Polly White
The 4 Biggest Myths About Working at a Virtual Company
Virtual Business

The 4 Biggest Myths About Working at a Virtual Company

Whether you are working from home or managing those who do, separating fact from fiction is critical to personal and corporate success.