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How Big Data Will Change Everything About Managing Employees
Big Data

How Big Data Will Change Everything About Managing Employees

The analytical tools that have revolutionized marketing are set to do the same for leading your team.
Ryan Fuller
How This Retailer Reaches All-Important Indie Influencers
Connected Entrepreneur

How This Retailer Reaches All-Important Indie Influencers

Karmaloop founder, Greg Selkoe, explains his approach to guerrilla marketing.
Sarah Max
Why You Should Hire People Toughened by Failure, Not Those Coddled by Success
Hiring

Why You Should Hire People Toughened by Failure, Not Those Coddled by Success

Amazon and Google discovered what the most innovative employees have in common is not how well they did at a prestige college.
Walter Chen
How to Keep Your Workforce Engaged in the Second Half of the Year
Boosting Sales

How to Keep Your Workforce Engaged in the Second Half of the Year

Motivating your sales team is a particular challenge when summer beckons and unmet goals seem daunting.
Dave Mattson
Should That Employee Be Fired? Ask These 5 Questions First.
Firing

Should That Employee Be Fired? Ask These 5 Questions First.

Terminating a worker is a big decision that should be done with care, so carefully evaluate these factors before taking any action.
Doug and Polly White
4 Ways to Manage Remote Employees
Work From Home

4 Ways to Manage Remote Employees

With more people working remotely, entrepreneurs and executives need to adjust their management style. Here are a few tips to get you started.
Christian Lanng
Mind These Behaviors That Can Irreparably Damage a First Impression
Communication strategies

Mind These Behaviors That Can Irreparably Damage a First Impression

Some mistakes are impossible to come back from -- so always be mindful of these social behaviors.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Leadership Lessons From a Corporate Trailblazer Who Has Managed 70,000 Employees
Leadership

Leadership Lessons From a Corporate Trailblazer Who Has Managed 70,000 Employees

Vicki Escarra started her professional career as a flight attendant and eventually became Delta's first female executive. Today, she heads up a global finance network for entrepreneurs in underprivileged countries around the world. Here's what she's learned along the way.
Catherine Clifford
Corner Office Turnover: Why CEOs Succeed or Fail
Leadership

Corner Office Turnover: Why CEOs Succeed or Fail

Those unprepared for the role can be caught off guard and find themselves out of the job soon after.
David Reimer
3 Keys to Hiring Great Bosses in Your Company
Management Style

3 Keys to Hiring Great Bosses in Your Company

Managers with both good technical and people skills are essential for growing your business.
S. Chris Edmonds
The Secret to an Engaged Workforce and a Gossip-Free Office
Transparency

The Secret to an Engaged Workforce and a Gossip-Free Office

A new generation of professionals are entering the workforce with expectations of a healthy, collaborative and transparent culture.
Andre Lavoie
How Leaders Can Cut the BS at Work and Address Real Issues
Leadership

How Leaders Can Cut the BS at Work and Address Real Issues

As you may know, avoiding the problem will only make things worse. Open the channels of communication with these tips.
John Stoker
Want to Be Happy? Quit Trying to Be So Happy.
Happiness

Want to Be Happy? Quit Trying to Be So Happy.

It's one thing to see the glass as half-full. It's quite another to insist on seeing water in an empty glass.
Steve Tobak
How to Sharpen Your Team's Professionalism Without Dulling Creativity
Managing Employees

How to Sharpen Your Team's Professionalism Without Dulling Creativity

That thrilling startup exuberance is intoxicating but you have to be sober to get stuff done.
Pratik Dholakiya