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3 Things Shared by Top Performing Teams, Whether on the Field or in the Office
Leadership

3 Things Shared by Top Performing Teams, Whether on the Field or in the Office

Those who perform at an extremely high level understand the importance of teamwork and culture.
Matt Mayberry
Should You Invest in Techies or Train Non-Technical Employees?
Managing Employees

Should You Invest in Techies or Train Non-Technical Employees?

When it comes to sourcing tech talent, here's what you need to consider.
Asha Saxena
Why the First Interview Should Never Be the Last
Interviewing

Why the First Interview Should Never Be the Last

Here are three more interviews for getting to know your best talent even better and remembering why they were such a great pick in the first place.
Matt Straz
4 Ways to Make Middle Managers Better Leaders
Leadership

4 Ways to Make Middle Managers Better Leaders

Don't treat middle managers like forgotten middle children. Here are some ways to improve middle leadership, engagement and satisfaction.
Heather R. Huhman
Work-Life Compatibility: Why and How Leaders Should Promote It
Employee Training

Work-Life Compatibility: Why and How Leaders Should Promote It

Offering your employees optional workshops on stress management, personal finance and work-life balance could be a smart move for business owners.
Marty Fukuda
10 Ways to Have Better Check-Ins With Your Employees
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10 Ways to Have Better Check-Ins With Your Employees

To ensure one-on-one meetings are productive, managers need to maximize their time while also providing information employees can use.
Craig Cincotta
Big Companies That Embrace Intrapreneurship Will Thrive
Innovation

Big Companies That Embrace Intrapreneurship Will Thrive

Without innovation, enterprises get too "comfortable" with past successes, and eventually go out of business.
George Deeb
The Unexpected Benefits of Doing the Unexpected
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The Unexpected Benefits of Doing the Unexpected

Surprise the people around you, in business and relationships. You might end up surprised yourself.
Steve Tobak
Why Leaders Lack Emotional Intelligence
Emotional Intelligence

Why Leaders Lack Emotional Intelligence

Should leaders be hired and rewarded solely because of tenure and recent monetary achievements? Some say a skill in inspiring others to excel is more important.
Travis Bradberry
5 Ways to Keep Your Female Tech Employees Around for the Long Haul
Managing Employees

5 Ways to Keep Your Female Tech Employees Around for the Long Haul

In a time of exceptional growth, managers in tech can't afford to keep losing female employees.
Asha Saxena
6 Ways to Be an Effective Leader
Leadership

6 Ways to Be an Effective Leader

Good leaders will steer a company in the right direction, while bestowing confidence in people they work with at their business.
Jason Pinter
The 10 Most Important Minutes of Your Team's Day
Managing Employees

The 10 Most Important Minutes of Your Team's Day

March Madness serves as an excellent reminder to the value of the huddle. For one company, it has become an invaluable way to start and end the day.
John Brubaker
Should You Issue Company Credit Cards?
Credit Cards

Should You Issue Company Credit Cards?

In general, company credit cards are more trouble than they are worth. Consider these two scenarios before making a decision.
Doug and Polly White
When Is it Time to Cut the Cord With New Hires?
Managing Employees

When Is it Time to Cut the Cord With New Hires?

Here are four simple metrics to help determine if a new employee is up to speed and if not, how to help move along the process.
Andre Lavoie