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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
4 Ways to Start Preparing the Future Leaders of Your Organization Now
Leadership

4 Ways to Start Preparing the Future Leaders of Your Organization Now

As we experience major demographic shifts in the workforce, it's important to adapt to the new generation of talent.
Andre Lavoie
Employees Don't Think Their Bosses Can Hack It -- And Other Global Workforce Trends (Infographic)
Infographics

Employees Don't Think Their Bosses Can Hack It -- And Other Global Workforce Trends (Infographic)

A look at what employees care about the most in the workplace, how millennials are being misunderstood around the office and how leaders are perceived by their workers.
Catherine Clifford
Leadership Lessons From Apple CEO Tim Cook
Leadership

Leadership Lessons From Apple CEO Tim Cook

Remember when everyone said Tim Cook would change Apple after Steve Jobs? He did. For the better.
Steve Tobak
5 Things CEOs Don't Ask About Marketing, But Should
Marketing

5 Things CEOs Don't Ask About Marketing, But Should

A solid partnership between management and the department can lead to better results and increased profits.
Renee Yeager
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
This One Word Will Always Stifle Creativity
Business Ideas

This One Word Will Always Stifle Creativity

Great entrepreneurs understand that great ideas can often come from really bad ones.
Peter Gasca
7 Signs a Great Employee Might Be a Bad Boss
Employee Management

7 Signs a Great Employee Might Be a Bad Boss

The quickest line producers might fall short in mastering the skills required of a manager. Here's a checklist of warning signs to watch out for.
Heather R. Huhman
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Ask Your Employees These 4 Simple Questions to Elicit Productive Feedback
Productivity

Ask Your Employees These 4 Simple Questions to Elicit Productive Feedback

To improve employee engagement and make positive changes in the workplace, leaders should be asking employees for their honest opinion about what is working -- or not working -- in the organization.
Susan Steinbrecher
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People Prefer Robot Bosses, Study Shows
Productivity

People Prefer Robot Bosses, Study Shows

A recent study from MIT took a look at the efficiency of robot/human team work.
Nina Zipkin
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It Takes 3 to Run a Business
Leadership

It Takes 3 to Run a Business

It may sound mystical, but 3 is a magic number when it comes to your team.
Steve Tobak
3 Reasons Your Business Isn't Growing
Growing a Business

3 Reasons Your Business Isn't Growing

If your startup has started to stagnate after a couple of years, look no further for the cause than your leadership.
Adam Callinan