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5 Pieces of Your Business to Review Before the New Year
Growth Strategies

5 Pieces of Your Business to Review Before the New Year

With only a few weeks left, now is the time to take a look back to set yourself up for a prosperous 2015.
Doug and Polly White
Are Your Financial Managers Killing Your Business?
Management

Are Your Financial Managers Killing Your Business?

Find out why one management expert believes your 'bean counters' are sapping the life -- and sales -- out of your business.
Dan S. Kennedy
Make an Impression on Employees With These 3 Simple, and Free, Holiday 'Gifts'
Managing Employees

Make an Impression on Employees With These 3 Simple, and Free, Holiday 'Gifts'

Sure, a small present and a holiday card are great, but these three things will be appreciated and reciprocated with enthusiasm for another year of success.
Peter Gasca
Make a New Year's Resolution to Align Employee Success With Company Goals
Goals

Make a New Year's Resolution to Align Employee Success With Company Goals

Team members who are sincerely engaged are a company's greatest asset. Nurturing engagement is the leader's job.
Matt Straz
The Fine Art of Being a Great Boss
Managing Employees

The Fine Art of Being a Great Boss

How to motivate your people to do great work and create an environment where they actually like coming to work.
Steve Tobak
5 Ways to Ensure Your Virtual Workforce is Productive During the Holiday Season
Productivity

5 Ways to Ensure Your Virtual Workforce is Productive During the Holiday Season

Here a few tips on ways to keep your team productive and focused during the hustle and bustle of the season.
David and Carrie McKeegan
5 Steps to Take to Make Sure a Hire Can Handle the Grind
Hiring

5 Steps to Take to Make Sure a Hire Can Handle the Grind

While a candidate may seem great during an interview, do your due diligence before you make a commitment.
Charles Mitchell and Sherri Mitchell
6 Alternatives to Being a Bad Boss
Managing Employees

6 Alternatives to Being a Bad Boss

Don't panic when a team's performance suddenly drops. Skip the carrots and sticks. Instead build mastery and trust among your staff.
Raphael Crawford-Marks
Field a Team of 'A' Players at Your Startup
Managing Employees

Field a Team of 'A' Players at Your Startup

Don't let chronic C players jeopardize your organization's chances at success.
Heather Ripley
The 3 Worst Phrases a Leader Can Utter When Trying to Coach the Team
Employee Training

The 3 Worst Phrases a Leader Can Utter When Trying to Coach the Team

When an employee makes a mistake there is an opportunity for improvement that too often becomes a session of scolding that helps nobody.
Eddy Ricci
Why Every Company Should Encourage the 'F' Word
Leadership

Why Every Company Should Encourage the 'F' Word

Whether you are running a startup or driving high-performance teams at a Fortune 500 company, you need to encourage use of the 'F' word in the office.
Craig Cincotta
7 Ways to Make the First Day Perfect for New Hires
Managing Employees

7 Ways to Make the First Day Perfect for New Hires

Starting a new job can be overwhelming, so put you and your best company's best foot forward to ease your latest team member into things.
Andre Lavoie
Glide Over the Pitfalls of Becoming a Manager With These 5 Steps
Managing Employees

Glide Over the Pitfalls of Becoming a Manager With These 5 Steps

Here's your cheat sheet for how to become the effective supervisor in charge.
Beth Miller
Hire Slow, Fire Fast
Management

Hire Slow, Fire Fast

Hiring the right employees and keeping them on board is the secret to a successful business. Find out how to do it.
Dan S. Kennedy