Managing Employees

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How to Deliver Constructive Feedback With a 'You Suck Sandwich'
Managing Employees

How to Deliver Constructive Feedback With a 'You Suck Sandwich'

Providing criticism to a team member can be a real challenge, especially if done wrong. Here is a simple and easy to remember strategy that will help you avoid uncomfortable confrontations.
Peter Gasca
To Pay or Not to Pay on Snow Days
Managing Employees

To Pay or Not to Pay on Snow Days

Weather happens. You better have a policy in place about whether to pay them when Mother Nature gets angry.
Susan Solovic
Are Your Employees in Danger of Suffering Heartbreak?
Managing Employees

Are Your Employees in Danger of Suffering Heartbreak?

It's important to be aware of potential workplace heartbreak that can be and often is caused by unthinking managers.
6 Traits of Exceptional Military Leaders That Apply in the Business World
Leadership

6 Traits of Exceptional Military Leaders That Apply in the Business World

A CEO of a frozen yogurt company describes how his experience in the military shared his leadership style.
Amit Kleinberger
5 Keys to Successfully Manage Creative Employees
Managing Employees

5 Keys to Successfully Manage Creative Employees

To achieve goals, successful creative leaders should prioritize building an egoless culture within their team.
Nelson Rodriguez
Zappos Is Bringing Uber-Like Surge Pay to the Workplace
Zappos

Zappos Is Bringing Uber-Like Surge Pay to the Workplace

For the online retailer's call center employees, more caller demand means more pay.
Claire Zillman
'I Am Millennial. Hear Me Roar!'
Millennials

'I Am Millennial. Hear Me Roar!'

Tomorrow's leaders weigh in on business, leadership and doing good.
How LinkedIn Has Killed Your Book of Business
Linkedin

How LinkedIn Has Killed Your Book of Business

There has been a paradigm shift in what is important to protect at compaines.
Issamar Ginzberg
Make Performance Reviews Less Dreadful With These 5 Tips
Performance Reviews

Make Performance Reviews Less Dreadful With These 5 Tips

If your process has lost its way, employees will be on edge and your company will see barely any benefits from reviews.
Andre Lavoie
3 Strategies for Getting the Most Out of Your Sales Team
Management

3 Strategies for Getting the Most Out of Your Sales Team

These three tips can help get a better performance out of your sales staff.
Dan S. Kennedy
How to Keep a Leadership Team in Sync
Leadership

How to Keep a Leadership Team in Sync

Some tips for how you can get everyone flying in the same direction.
Apple Supplier Foxconn to Shrink Workforce
Technology

Apple Supplier Foxconn to Shrink Workforce

Taiwan's Foxconn faces declining revenue growth and rising wages.
3 Ways to Put Your Ego Aside and Get Stuff Done
Ego

3 Ways to Put Your Ego Aside and Get Stuff Done

Ego in most people is the dominant driver of all thoughts, actions and ways of going about life. It doesn't have to be. Nor should it be.
3 Questions to Ask to Determine If You Are a Good Leader
Leadership

3 Questions to Ask to Determine If You Are a Good Leader

Styles may vary, but the results are usually the same: inspired and motivated employees who want to come to work every day.
Deborah Mitchell