Managing Employees

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Employees Don't Think Their Bosses Can Hack It -- And Other Global Workforce Trends (Infographic)
Infographics

Employees Don't Think Their Bosses Can Hack It -- And Other Global Workforce Trends (Infographic)

A look at what employees care about the most in the workplace, how millennials are being misunderstood around the office and how leaders are perceived by their workers.
Catherine Clifford
What Bad Managers, Good Managers and Great Managers Do
Leadership Qualities

What Bad Managers, Good Managers and Great Managers Do

Our employees deserve great leaders who can work together to help everybody succeed and do what's best for their customers.
Mark Graban
Why Your Workplace Wellness Program Is Unhealthy
Workplace Wellness

Why Your Workplace Wellness Program Is Unhealthy

A new study raises doubts about the advantages of initiatives to help lowers costs by improving employee health.
Lisa Evans
Are You a Spineless Business Owner Dominated By Your Staff?

Are You a Spineless Business Owner Dominated By Your Staff?

An unpleasant experience with a former client and his dominating bookkeeper reminds us that the boss needs a backbone.
Gene Marks
How a Warm Body Sometimes Can Be Worse Than Nobody at All
Managing Employees

How a Warm Body Sometimes Can Be Worse Than Nobody at All

A business owner knows that an employee isn't successful at a job but isn't doing anything about it. What's the right way to proceed?
Jim Alampi
What to Do When Your Employees Aren't Living Up to Expectations
Managing Employees

What to Do When Your Employees Aren't Living Up to Expectations

When a staffer isn't meeting expectations, follow up with these concerted steps. In the process you might find ways to improve your leadership style.
Sumi Krishnan
Create the Best Environment for Creative Employees With These 6 Principles
Managing Employees

Create the Best Environment for Creative Employees With These 6 Principles

The efforts and breakthroughs of innovative workers result in great products and ultimately business success.
Bill Becker
3 Ways to Use Social Media to Align Your Team
Social Media

3 Ways to Use Social Media to Align Your Team

Along with promoting your brand to the outside world, utilize platforms to keep employees apprised of developments and provide public recognition.
Andre Lavoie
5 Ways to Let Employees Drive the Success of Your Business
Managing Employees

5 Ways to Let Employees Drive the Success of Your Business

An entrepreneur who welcomes and acknowledges the input of employees may find this can help the company deliver better results.
Robert Tuchman
7 Ways to Prep Your Employees for Open Enrollment in Health Insurance
Managing Employees

7 Ways to Prep Your Employees for Open Enrollment in Health Insurance

The dizzying array of options and acronyms baffle people who are not specialists. Your team depends on HR for guidance.
Matt Straz
Bosses Who Pick on One Employee Ruin Everyone's Productivity, Study Shows
Office Culture

Bosses Who Pick on One Employee Ruin Everyone's Productivity, Study Shows

Here's yet another reason to ban workplace bullying.
Laura Entis
What to Do When Long-Term Employees Become Managers, and Are Bad at It
Managing Employees

What to Do When Long-Term Employees Become Managers, and Are Bad at It

Your business has grown, but an employee's skill set hasn't grown with it. Should you shift them, or get rid of them altogether?
Doug and Polly White
Sincere Appreciation Is the Magic Ingredient for Good Morale
Employee Retention

Sincere Appreciation Is the Magic Ingredient for Good Morale

Among the most common reasons employees quit is they aren't appreciated. Insightful leaders know when and how to praise good work.
Paul White
Today's Most Satisfied Employees Demand These 4 Things
Motivation and Retention

Today's Most Satisfied Employees Demand These 4 Things

As a leader, it's critical to keep up with changes and start investing time into employee development.
Andre Lavoie