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The 'Hard-Stop' Method Can Help You Save Time and Money on Testing New Ideas
Project Management

The 'Hard-Stop' Method Can Help You Save Time and Money on Testing New Ideas

By putting a cap on the amount of time a team can work on a project, you create an urgency that determines whether projects should be pursued further.
Rudolf Melik
5 Rules for Promoting Managers at a Fast-Growing Startup
Managing Employees

5 Rules for Promoting Managers at a Fast-Growing Startup

The move from team member to management is both a thrill and a shock. Sensible steps to ease the transition make success more likely for everybody.
Jeff Fernandez
Leadership Lessons From the Most Successful Football Coaches of All Time
Leadership

Leadership Lessons From the Most Successful Football Coaches of All Time

Talented people don't automatically succeed as a team. That requires steady leadership.
Jason Forrest
When Firing, 'Shoot the Dogs Early,' Says Barbara Corcoran
Ready to Launch

When Firing, 'Shoot the Dogs Early,' Says Barbara Corcoran

Firing employees isn't fun, but Barbara Corcoran uses a simple system to make the process easier.
Carly Okyle
How to Be the Best Boss (Infographic)
Productivity

How to Be the Best Boss (Infographic)

The most important thing you can do as a boss to keep talented staffers on board is to make sure they are enjoying their days and feel appreciated.
Catherine Clifford
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Have These 3 Essentials in Place Before Opening a Second Location
Expansion

Have These 3 Essentials in Place Before Opening a Second Location

There's a big opportunity in expanding your business to more than one location. But it can be a disaster if you haven't prepared right.
Doug and Polly White
5 Things You Need to Do Before Selling Your Company
Selling a Business

5 Things You Need to Do Before Selling Your Company

Taking care of a few key matters will help you get the most out of your business.
Keeping Clients Happy: How to Ensure a Project Doesn't Go Over Budget
Productivity

Keeping Clients Happy: How to Ensure a Project Doesn't Go Over Budget

'Under-promise and over-deliver' is a hallmark of successful service delivery. Yet businesses that consistently go too far above and beyond the scope of work risk damage to their bottom line
Geoff Mcqueen
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People Still Prefer Male Bosses – But That's Not the Whole Story
News and trends

People Still Prefer Male Bosses – But That's Not the Whole Story

A new poll from Gallup reveals that a boss's gender is mattering less and less.
Nina Zipkin
5 Golden Pieces of Leadership Advice for Young Entrepreneurs
Leadership

5 Golden Pieces of Leadership Advice for Young Entrepreneurs

How does a new boss learn to step ahead boldly without becoming burdened by the fear of making a mistake? Read some lessons from a former general manager at age 24.
Susan Steinbrecher
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5 Key Reasons Projects Fail
Management

5 Key Reasons Projects Fail

Wondering why that well-intentioned initiative won't get off the ground? Maybe some of these factors are at play.
Stephen Key
To Build a Top-Performing Team, Keep Your Stars Happy and Your Bench Inspired
Managing Employees

To Build a Top-Performing Team, Keep Your Stars Happy and Your Bench Inspired

A patient, systematic program to improve your underperformers is the quickest and least expensive way to improve company results.
Dave Mattson
Fight Early and Fail Fast: 15 Business Lessons in 15 Years
Business Lessons

Fight Early and Fail Fast: 15 Business Lessons in 15 Years

There's a lot to learn from so many years in business. Here are a few of the most important things I've picked up along the way.
Kevin Hart
5 Ways to Hire Someone Who's a Cultural Fit
Hiring

5 Ways to Hire Someone Who's a Cultural Fit

Culture matters. Look for these qualities when taking on a new employee.
Jeffrey Fermin