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Facing Potential Terrorism, Entrepreneurs Need to Think About the Unthinkable
Crisis Management

Facing Potential Terrorism, Entrepreneurs Need to Think About the Unthinkable

A well thought-out crisis-management plan is essential for every business to have in today's world.
Jonathan Segal
5 Signs Your Employee Is in Dire Need of a Promotion
Career Advancement

5 Signs Your Employee Is in Dire Need of a Promotion

Star performers won't be happy too long doing the same-old same-old at your company.
Jeff Boss
My Company Is One of the Best Places to Work. But I Didn't Build It Alone.
Employee Recognition

My Company Is One of the Best Places to Work. But I Didn't Build It Alone.

I give most of the credit to my team members for creating a grassroots, bottom-up culture -- the driving force behind our various accolades over the years.
Stephan Goss
Consistency Is the One Rule in Building a Great Company Culture
Company Culture

Consistency Is the One Rule in Building a Great Company Culture

Whatever kind of culture you're going for, you've got to be consistent.
Anna Johansson
7 Caustic Management Behaviors to Avoid
Control What You Can

7 Caustic Management Behaviors to Avoid

Want to drive off your best and brightest? Here's exactly what to do, or, actually, not do.
Beth Miller
The 5 Worst Pieces of Advice I Got While Building a $100 Million Company
Startup Advice

The 5 Worst Pieces of Advice I Got While Building a $100 Million Company

Don't get emotionally attached to employees. Automate customer service. Don't take on any debt. Huh?
Clate Mask
4 Things Leaders Aren't Doing But Should to Increase Employee Satisfaction
Managing Employees

4 Things Leaders Aren't Doing But Should to Increase Employee Satisfaction

Each of these simple steps can have a dramatic impact on the engagement, well-being and productivity of your employees.
Taylor Smith
Are You Ready to Make the Right Hiring Decisions for Your Growing Brand?
Hiring

Are You Ready to Make the Right Hiring Decisions for Your Growing Brand?

During times of change and growth, entrepreneurs must make difficult hiring and promotion decisions.
Maria Haggerty
Why My Team Got Books for Christmas
Books

Why My Team Got Books for Christmas

Gift cards might have been more immediately gratifying, but books are better for you in the long run.
Marty Fukuda
The Question Great Hires Should Never Ask: Beacon Founder
Small Business - Big Impact

The Question Great Hires Should Never Ask: Beacon Founder

And why he's looking for staffers who can "get it done and figure it out."
Tanya Benedicto Klich
3 Tips for Dealing With the Inevitable Departure of Key Employees
Managing Employees

3 Tips for Dealing With the Inevitable Departure of Key Employees

Employee off-boarding is a regular part of business these days, but it could create positive opportunities for both you and your departing team member.
Peter Gasca
If You Forgot to Thank Your Freelancers at the New Year, Do It Now
Motivation and Retention

If You Forgot to Thank Your Freelancers at the New Year, Do It Now

Many businesses don't realize how much they rely on contract workers until they quit because they were never appreciated.
Rick Martinez
3 Tips for Running a Company From Abroad
Control What You Can

3 Tips for Running a Company From Abroad

You need to build a flexible team that's empowered to succeed in your absence, and find the right organizational tools that keep you in the loop.
Don Siclari
The 12 Most Important Things I've Learned About Leadership
Control What You Can

The 12 Most Important Things I've Learned About Leadership

From being persuasive to embracing change, here are a few tips on how to be a successful leader.
Ravin Gandhi