Managing Employees

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7 Signs a Great Employee Might Be a Bad Boss
Employee Management

7 Signs a Great Employee Might Be a Bad Boss

The quickest line producers might fall short in mastering the skills required of a manager. Here's a checklist of warning signs to watch out for.
Heather R. Huhman
8 Inappropriate Things You Might Be Doing at Work
Office Etiquette

8 Inappropriate Things You Might Be Doing at Work

The workplace can be a difficult space to operate from a social perspective. Here are some things you'll definitely want to avoid.
Aaron Taube
Ask Your Employees These 4 Simple Questions to Elicit Productive Feedback
Employee Feedback

Ask Your Employees These 4 Simple Questions to Elicit Productive Feedback

To improve employee engagement and make positive changes in the workplace, leaders should be asking employees for their honest opinion about what is working -- or not working -- in the organization.
Susan Steinbrecher
Want to Be a Better Leader? Show Employees You Care.
Managing Employees

Want to Be a Better Leader? Show Employees You Care.

Express empathy, relate to staffers as people and bring out the best from them by taking these seven steps.
Abigail Phillips
Cultivate Team Chemistry at Your Business With 3 Elements
Team-building

Cultivate Team Chemistry at Your Business With 3 Elements

Cultivating a community of employees who enjoy working together and proactively collaborate can be tough, but worth the effort.
Andre Lavoie
How the 10-Foot Rule Can Help You Win Customers
Customer Service

How the 10-Foot Rule Can Help You Win Customers

Managers and employees: Take note of this simple but powerful practice.
Tom Borg
Bring Out the Best in Your Employees, Based on Their Brain Type
Managing Employees

Bring Out the Best in Your Employees, Based on Their Brain Type

Understanding how your workers think and approach tasks will help you effectively adjust your management to deliver optimal results.
Michael Cooper
Trep Talk

The Founder of Dinner Lab On How to Manage the Unsexy Side of Rapid Expansion

Pop-up dining startup Dinner Lab was hiring new employees every five days in its early growth phase.
Catherine Clifford
Why You Should Let Your Employees Nap at Work
Sleep

Why You Should Let Your Employees Nap at Work

Napping does not equate to slacking. In fact, it can help boost employee performance.
Lisa Evans
Stave Off Discontent and Conflict Among Your Staff
Conflict

Stave Off Discontent and Conflict Among Your Staff

Adopt a proactive approach with these eight tips.
Stan Popovich
Ignoring Employee Morale Will Cost You. Here's the Solution.
Managing Employees

Ignoring Employee Morale Will Cost You. Here's the Solution.

Stay on top of issues before dissatisfaction spirals out of control, leading to a drop in productivity and revenue and exits.
David Nilssen
Do You Need to Break Down the Cubicle Walls to Improve Performance?
Office Space

Do You Need to Break Down the Cubicle Walls to Improve Performance?

The way your office is set up not only plays a role in company culture but also how employees function. Choose carefully.
Jeff Boss
3 Reasons Your Business Isn't Growing
Growing a Business

3 Reasons Your Business Isn't Growing

If your startup has started to stagnate after a couple of years, look no further for the cause than your leadership.
Adam Callinan
Strip the Unnecessary Out of the Day to Day and Get Stuff Done
Productivity

Strip the Unnecessary Out of the Day to Day and Get Stuff Done

Try these five tips to break your streak of throwing money at problems in the hope that they improve or go away.
John F. Carter