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A Day in the Life of a Staffing Agency Owner

A Day in the Life of a Staffing Agency Owner

To help you figure out if this is the type of business you'd like to start, let's take a behind-the-scenes look at how a staffing service operates on a daily basis.
Smarten Your Employees' Work Styles -- 5 Ways to Coax Productivity

Smarten Your Employees' Work Styles -- 5 Ways to Coax Productivity

By creating a goal-oriented culture and focusing more on quality work, managers can help their staff save time while bettering the results.
4 Smart Ways to Increase Employee Retention

4 Smart Ways to Increase Employee Retention

When you've got good workers, you want them to stick around. Here are four ways to make working for your business something employees enjoy.
Why Midyear Is a Marvelous Time for a Meaningful Review

Why Midyear Is a Marvelous Time for a Meaningful Review

No great coach would forgo the opportunity for a motivating half-time huddle. Review employees' progress and challenge and inspire them as well as celebrate some.
10 Insights on Building, Motivating and Managing an Exceptional Team

10 Insights on Building, Motivating and Managing an Exceptional Team

Is team building an art or a science? Fortunately, academic research on group dynamics sheds some much needed light on creating and motivating the perfect staff.
The Leadership Style That Will Bring a Startup Long-Term Success

The Leadership Style That Will Bring a Startup Long-Term Success

This leadership approach is the secret to beating the 'founders can’t scale' curse.
SBA Chief: The Secret to Being a Good Boss Is Being a Good Cheerleader

SBA Chief: The Secret to Being a Good Boss Is Being a Good Cheerleader

Maria Contreras-Sweet became head of the Small Business Administration just about two months ago, but managing employees is hardly new territory for her.
The No. 1 Thing Restaurants Must Do to Stop Food Poisoning

The No. 1 Thing Restaurants Must Do to Stop Food Poisoning

Want to have happy customers? Don't let this practice go on within your restaurant's walls.
7 Secrets of the Most Productive Meetings

7 Secrets of the Most Productive Meetings

Convening the right crew for a well-defined planning session can result in an efficient exchange, providing you stick to these rules.
The Quiet Obamacare Change That Could Save Businesses Thousands

The Quiet Obamacare Change That Could Save Businesses Thousands

Because of a shift in how Obamacare affects laid-off employees, businesses might see some COBRA-related savings.
13 Signs of a Disengaged Employee (Infographic)

13 Signs of a Disengaged Employee (Infographic)

Can you pick out which employees have no intention of helping your company grow? Use this guide to help.
Getting People to Say Yes When Everyone Isn't on Board

Getting People to Say Yes When Everyone Isn't on Board

Here are a few pointers on how to help a group reach a consensus when they simply don’t agree.
What Every Entrepreneur Should Know About Worker Safety

What Every Entrepreneur Should Know About Worker Safety

Many business owners wrongly assume that accidents and injuries on the job won't happen in their operations.
3 Things You Must Do Before Becoming Your Own Boss

3 Things You Must Do Before Becoming Your Own Boss

Before deciding to go into business for yourself, take a deep look at your financial state and personality traits.
3 Savvy Tips to Help You Better Connect With (and Oversee) Your Staff

3 Savvy Tips to Help You Better Connect With (and Oversee) Your Staff

Find out how to truly be in touch with your staff so you'll be able to identify and prevent potential problems.
Managing People Is an Art: 32 Ways to Do it Right.

Managing People Is an Art: 32 Ways to Do it Right.

Some of the small-business owners honored during National Small Business Week share their best strategies for running a cohesive and efficient staff.
Taming Your Inner Control Freak

Taming Your Inner Control Freak

When everything is spinning out of control, letting go is more necessary than ever.
No Wizard Needed -- 3 Ways to Give Employees Courage

No Wizard Needed -- 3 Ways to Give Employees Courage

When people fall back on the same tired ideas, your company can stagnate. Do these things to strengthen their backbones.
How to Be a Better, Stronger, More Engaging and Respected Leader

How to Be a Better, Stronger, More Engaging and Respected Leader

Technical skills are important, but they're only a fraction of what makes someone a great leader. Here are some practical ways to improve the skills that really count.
Choosing the Best Office Space for Your Startup

Choosing the Best Office Space for Your Startup

Finding the right office space can be one of the biggest challenges for any business, but it is especially tricky for young startups. Here are a few tips to make it easier.
10 Surprisingly Useful Business Tips From a Parody Twitter Account

10 Surprisingly Useful Business Tips From a Parody Twitter Account

Want to your kick management skills into warp speed? Here are some great business tips, courtesy of the wacky world of Twitter.
5 Ways to Avoid Miscommunication With Your Employees

5 Ways to Avoid Miscommunication With Your Employees

Sometimes we set ourselves up for defeat when trying to effectively communicate with other people. Here's some advice.
30 Secrets to Hiring the Right People

30 Secrets to Hiring the Right People

Entrepreneur.com reached out to the honorees of National Small Business Week and asked them to share their best advice for hiring quality employees.
Determining Your Entrepreneur Style and Getting Past Your Business Blind Spots

Determining Your Entrepreneur Style and Getting Past Your Business Blind Spots

Are you a controller, innovator, nurturer, or 'systemizer?' Determining your brain type can help you recognize and address the blind spots holding you back from your true potential.
Welcoming New Team Players (After Their Startup Joined Yours)

Welcoming New Team Players (After Their Startup Joined Yours)

During the transition following an acquisition, employee nerves can become frayed. Here's how to stave off the jealousy, resentfulness and disenchantment of existing staff.
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