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8 Ways to Get Your Team Thinking Creatively Like Children
Creativity

8 Ways to Get Your Team Thinking Creatively Like Children

Want to encourage an anything-goes mindset? Look no further than the pint-sized inspirations around us.
Peter Gasca
The 10 Biggest Productivity Killers and How to Overcome Them
Productivity

The 10 Biggest Productivity Killers and How to Overcome Them

Transform your office and avoid these drags on your efficiency.
Nina Zipkin
Accommodating an Employee's Religion Just Got Even More Complicated
Discrimination

Accommodating an Employee's Religion Just Got Even More Complicated

The Supreme Court's ruling in a discrimination suit brought by a Muslim woman creates a conundrum for employers trying to follow fair hiring practices.
Jonathan Segal
How to Keep Leaders Focused on a Company's Most Important Metrics
Ask the Expert

How to Keep Leaders Focused on a Company's Most Important Metrics

Here is how to determine a business's most important metrics and keep leaders aligned with these goals.
Matt Ehrlichman
As a Manager, Here Is How to Keep Employees Engaged
Managing Employees

As a Manager, Here Is How to Keep Employees Engaged

For many managers, engagement means getting employees to do what you want. But this is the wrong strategy.
Tracy Maylett
The 5 Leadership Behaviors You Need to Boost Employee Engagement
Managing Employees

The 5 Leadership Behaviors You Need to Boost Employee Engagement

A good leader values employee happiness. A great leader values the employee engagement that results from that happiness.
Andre Lavoie
Should You Hire Management or Promote From Within?
Hiring

Should You Hire Management or Promote From Within?

As your business grows, you'll be faced with the "make or buy" decision.
Doug and Polly White
Absorb These 8 Important Concepts to Become a Great Leader
Leadership

Absorb These 8 Important Concepts to Become a Great Leader

Leadership is a daily practice and eventually, over time and careful self-scrutiny, you become better and better at it.
Adam Toren
7 Steps for Getting the Chronically Late Employee to Be Punctual
Managing Employees

7 Steps for Getting the Chronically Late Employee to Be Punctual

When a team member is making a habit of being tardy, take action before it really is a habit.
Jacqueline Whitmore
5 Strategies to Build a Fun Work Culture That's Also Productive
Managing Employees

5 Strategies to Build a Fun Work Culture That's Also Productive

Happy employees work harder, so give them flexibility, recognition, and yes, breaks.
Jayson DeMers
Chipotle Extends Benefits to All Employees
Chipotle

Chipotle Extends Benefits to All Employees

Hourly workers will now receive full tuition reimbursements, sick pay and paid vacations.
Kate Taylor
8 Tips to Help First-Time Managers Thrive
Management

8 Tips to Help First-Time Managers Thrive

The first time you become a manager, it can be both a positive and overwhelming experience. To help first-time managers start strong, here are a few tips to keep in mind on day one.
Craig Cincotta
Have a Burning Business Question? Ask the Expert: Matt Ehrlichman.
Ask the Expert

Have a Burning Business Question? Ask the Expert: Matt Ehrlichman.

Our expert this month is looking to take your questions pertaining to leadership – everything from scaling a company to managing employees and strategy
Andrea Huspeni
The 10 Company Culture Metrics You Should Be Tracking Right Now
Company Culture

The 10 Company Culture Metrics You Should Be Tracking Right Now

Using these qualities as metrics to track, business leaders can finally understand whether their company is on the path to culture success.
Greg Besner