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Ask Your Employees These 4 Simple Questions to Elicit Productive Feedback
Employee Feedback

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
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
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
8 Ways Rookie CEOs Can Succeed Faster
Leadership Qualities

8 Ways Rookie CEOs Can Succeed Faster

With little time to prove themselves, new leaders can take some quick actions and apply some foresight to gain a head start
Joel Trammell
Sam Adams Founder: 'You Can't Expect More of Your People Than You Expect of Yourself'
National Small Business Week

Sam Adams Founder: 'You Can't Expect More of Your People Than You Expect of Yourself'

Jim Koch, the founder of Boston Beer Company, gives his best leadership advice after three decades at the helm of the brewhouse that makes Sam Adams beer.
Catherine Clifford
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
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
What Recruiters Look for in Hiring a Manager and How to Ace That Interview
Human Resources

What Recruiters Look for in Hiring a Manager and How to Ace That Interview

Candidates can shine not just by presenting descriptive data like a resume of accomplishments but predictive data such as plan to solve problems for a prospective employer.
Rocco Sannelli
Managers Can Be True Leaders Not Just Taskmasters
Leadership Qualities

Managers Can Be True Leaders Not Just Taskmasters

A company president reveals the secrets he wished he knew when he was a young manager starting out.
Brian Fielkow
Want Your Business to Grow? Help Your Employees Succeed.
Leadership

Want Your Business to Grow? Help Your Employees Succeed.

We've all heard the saying that 'a team is only as strong as its weakest link,' but the number of business leaders choosing to ignore this sentiment is staggering. Don't make this mistake.
Abigail Phillips
Entrepreneurs, Have No Fear of Trusting Your Employees
Team Management

Entrepreneurs, Have No Fear of Trusting Your Employees

You weren't afraid of risk when you launched your business, now take the risk of trusting your team to help you grow it.
Heather Ripley
10 Steps to Quality CEO Decision-Making
Winning Strategies

10 Steps to Quality CEO Decision-Making

The buck shouldn't always stop with the CEO but, when it does, there are practical ways to come to the best decision.
Joel Trammell