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5 Situations When Your Only Alternative Is to Fire the Employee
Discipline

5 Situations When Your Only Alternative Is to Fire the Employee

Rarely does a single mistake or missed goal merit firing but an employee who refuses to change harmful patterns has to go.
Anna Johansson
10 Mistakes Successful Speakers Never Make Again
Public Speaking

10 Mistakes Successful Speakers Never Make Again

Remember that old advice about picturing audience members in their underwear? Dump it.
Jonathan Li
10 Ways to Grow Leaders in Your Business
Leadership

10 Ways to Grow Leaders in Your Business

Founders need lieutenants they can trust to help grow their businesses. The best way to find them is to train them yourself.
John Rampton
Lessons a Leader Learned Working the Late Shift
Leadership Accountability

Lessons a Leader Learned Working the Late Shift

Every employee is part of the team, including the ones leaders seldom see.
Marty Fukuda
The 3 Smartest Things Snapchat CEO Evan Spiegel Told Grads
Snapchat

The 3 Smartest Things Snapchat CEO Evan Spiegel Told Grads

The founder and CEO of mobile app Snapchat spoke at the University of Southern California Marshall undergraduate commencement ceremony. Here's a synopsis of his best thoughts.
Catherine Clifford
The Boss Is Dating an Employee. Now What?
Ethics Coach

The Boss Is Dating an Employee. Now What?

Any owner, CEO or manager needs to tread very carefully when becoming romantically involved with an employee.
4 Tips for Managing Multiple Locations of Your Business
Managing Employees

4 Tips for Managing Multiple Locations of Your Business

Know what your employees are up to, but also let them know that you care.
David Allerby
The Bruce Jenner Story and the Crisis of Identity at Work
Faith

The Bruce Jenner Story and the Crisis of Identity at Work

Business leaders need to understand individual crises within their workforce and work to limit judgment and shame.
Sandi Krakowski
12 Habits of Exceptional Leaders
Leadership Qualities

12 Habits of Exceptional Leaders

Great leadership is dynamic. It melds a variety of unique skills into an integrated whole.
Travis Bradberry
5 Strategies the Avengers Can Teach You for Bringing Out Your Team's Best
Team-building

5 Strategies the Avengers Can Teach You for Bringing Out Your Team's Best

Are you an X-Men or Fantastic Four movie fan? Check out these fantastic team-building ideas.
Jeffrey Hayzlett
Why Tesla Employees Fear Elon Musk, According to One of the Company's Co-Founders
Elon Musk

Why Tesla Employees Fear Elon Musk, According to One of the Company's Co-Founders

Working under a leader that's as eccentric, brilliant and intense as Musk is sure to come with its fair share of challenges and benefits.
Lisa Eadicicco
Use Design to Promote an Epic Office Culture
Office Space

Use Design to Promote an Epic Office Culture

Even with a startup budget, you can make changes that will make employees happy.
Adam Callinan
Emotionally Intelligent Leaders Make Reducing Workplace Stress a Priority
Emotional Intelligence

Emotionally Intelligent Leaders Make Reducing Workplace Stress a Priority

Leaders are wise to pay attention to how their team bears up to the demands of the job. Different people respond and cope differently to stress.
Daphne Mallory
Bringing a 'Customer-Centric' Focus to Life at Your Company
Customer Relationship Management

Bringing a 'Customer-Centric' Focus to Life at Your Company

As Don Peppers and Martha Rogers wrote, "Without customers, you don't have a business. You have a hobby."
Alex Raymond