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5 Ways to Host Better Meetings
Leadership

5 Ways to Host Better Meetings

How to run a successful business meeting and ensure you always leave a positive impression.
Jacqueline Whitmore
7 Ways to Prep Your Employees for Open Enrollment in Health Insurance
Managing Employees

7 Ways to Prep Your Employees for Open Enrollment in Health Insurance

The dizzying array of options and acronyms baffle people who are not specialists. Your team depends on HR for guidance.
Matt Straz
Memo to Entrepreneur: You're Not the Smartest One in the Room
Listening

Memo to Entrepreneur: You're Not the Smartest One in the Room

Hurry up and truly make use of all the people resources around you. Your staff is brimming full of ideas.
Boland Jones
Keep a Fresh, Startup-Like Culture Alive With These 4 Strategies
Leadership

Keep a Fresh, Startup-Like Culture Alive With These 4 Strategies

Employees don't want to feel bogged down by processes and office politics. Try implementing these tactics to keep the innovation flowing.
Jeff Boss
Learning to Adapt Is the Key to Success
Leadership

Learning to Adapt Is the Key to Success

Conforming may help you survive, but learning to adapt is the way to thrive in a complex, chaotic and ever-changing world.
Steve Tobak
Honoring Joan Rivers: 12 of the Trailblazing Comedian's Wisest Quotes
Inspiration

Honoring Joan Rivers: 12 of the Trailblazing Comedian's Wisest Quotes

The gutsy, wisecracking feminist comic icon passed away today at the age of 81. In her memory, here is a collection of her cleverest, most inspiring quips.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Bosses Who Pick on One Employee Ruin Everyone's Productivity, Study Shows
Office Culture

Bosses Who Pick on One Employee Ruin Everyone's Productivity, Study Shows

Here's yet another reason to ban workplace bullying.
Laura Entis
The Simple Secret to Making an Instant Connection With Everyone You Meet
Relationships

The Simple Secret to Making an Instant Connection With Everyone You Meet

The more we listen, the smarter and nicer people think we are.
Sean Kim
What to Do When Long-Term Employees Become Managers, and Are Bad at It
Managing Employees

What to Do When Long-Term Employees Become Managers, and Are Bad at It

Your business has grown, but an employee's skill set hasn't grown with it. Should you shift them, or get rid of them altogether?
Doug and Polly White
Sincere Appreciation Is the Magic Ingredient for Good Morale
Employee Retention

Sincere Appreciation Is the Magic Ingredient for Good Morale

Among the most common reasons employees quit is they aren't appreciated. Insightful leaders know when and how to praise good work.
Paul White
Today's Most Satisfied Employees Demand These 4 Things
Motivation and Retention

Today's Most Satisfied Employees Demand These 4 Things

As a leader, it's critical to keep up with changes and start investing time into employee development.
Andre Lavoie
How Arguments Can Move a Business Forward
Engagement

How Arguments Can Move a Business Forward

Have productive discussions to create the most purposeful goals at work and the rest of your life.
Jason Womack
Master These 4 Dimensions of Communication to Shape Your Company Culture
Company Culture

Master These 4 Dimensions of Communication to Shape Your Company Culture

How and what the leader communicates is the most significant factor shaping how a company is perceived.
Brian Sooy
9 Ways to Master the Art of Intellectual Foreplay
Personal Development

9 Ways to Master the Art of Intellectual Foreplay

You only get one shot at a first impression. Here are some ways to sell yourself.
Jacqueline Whitmore