Managing Employees

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Should You Offer Time Off to Fathers of Newborns?
Benefits

Should You Offer Time Off to Fathers of Newborns?

Here are four questions to consider as you debate instituting a paternity leave policy.
Doug and Polly White
Why Do People Actually Quit Their Jobs? (Infographic)
Managing Employees

Why Do People Actually Quit Their Jobs? (Infographic)

Lack of advancement, poor work-life balance and economics – here are the real deal breakers for employees.
Kate Taylor
Getting the Most From Your Interns -- and Giving Back in Return
Internships

Getting the Most From Your Interns -- and Giving Back in Return

The arrangement can result in a true learning experience on both sides.
David Sederholt
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6 Alternatives to Micromanaging Employees
Managing Employees

6 Alternatives to Micromanaging Employees

Communicating goals and letting everyone know how their work contributes reduces the need to micromanage.
Andre Lavoie
The 10 Questions Startups Need to Be Asking Potential Hires
Hiring Tips

The 10 Questions Startups Need to Be Asking Potential Hires

We asked entrepreneurs in the community for the best questions that they thought were not only interesting and creative, but also revealing.
5 Things Great Leaders Do Every Day
Managing Employees

5 Things Great Leaders Do Every Day

These tips can help you lead effectively -- no matter what your management style.
Nina Zipkin
Want to Be a Good Manager? Pick Up a Book.
Management

Want to Be a Good Manager? Pick Up a Book.

Reading various publications, books and information on the web can help a manager better understand
Kelsey Meyer
9 Steps to Building and Coaching a Killer Team
Winning Strategies

9 Steps to Building and Coaching a Killer Team

Building a great pool of talent is crucial to your success as an entrepreneur. Here's how to do it.
Stephen Key
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How a Former Denny's Waitress Amassed an Empire of Over 75 Denny's Locations
Success Stories

How a Former Denny's Waitress Amassed an Empire of Over 75 Denny's Locations

At age 16, Dawn Lafreeda began working at Denny's as a hostess. Three decades later, she's the largest single-owner franchisee in the system.
Good Leaders Persuade. They Don't Manipulate.
Leadership

Good Leaders Persuade. They Don't Manipulate.

Manipulators are heard, but persuaders are believed because they are trusted, which results in a win-win.
Harrison Monarth
The Simple Way to Find Out What Motivates Your Employees
Productivity

The Simple Way to Find Out What Motivates Your Employees

Figuring out what will get your team in tip-top performance mode isn't rocket science. Here's how to do it.
Tom Borg
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2 Great Startup Tips From a Three-Time Public-Company CEO
Startup Basics

2 Great Startup Tips From a Three-Time Public-Company CEO

Mitchell Kertzman gives his pointers about hiring talent and managing expenses for new business success.
Peter S. Cohan
Franchisee Pays Employees $144K Out of Pocket After Fire Destroys Restaurant
Franchise

Franchisee Pays Employees $144K Out of Pocket After Fire Destroys Restaurant

This Culver's franchisee says that continuing to pay employees as his restaurant was being rebuilt was not only the right thing to do, but a smart business move.
Kate Taylor
Inspire Wellness in Your Workplace, and Watch Productivity Soar
Leadership

Inspire Wellness in Your Workplace, and Watch Productivity Soar

A healthy boss sets the right example for employees. But leaders are more susceptible to health issues.
Susan Steinbrecher