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5 Unforgettable Leadership Qualities for Successful Entrepreneurs
Success Strategies

5 Unforgettable Leadership Qualities for Successful Entrepreneurs

Even the unpredictable, renegade entrepreneur needs to keep these fundamentals in mind in his or her journey for success.
Lewis Howes
Prepare for Family Leave Laws and Avoid Litigation Later
Regulations

Prepare for Family Leave Laws and Avoid Litigation Later

Laws mandating extended paid leaves are increasingly common and already prompting a surge in employee lawsuits.
Leo Corcoran
4 Reasons Outsourcing Is No Longer a Dirty Word
Business Circle

4 Reasons Outsourcing Is No Longer a Dirty Word

Hiring freelancers and part-timers can be cost effective, efficient and less stressful that taking on full-time staff.
Matt Keener
4 Tips on Managing Your Business Communications
Communications

4 Tips on Managing Your Business Communications

Communication is deeply intertwined in an organization's culture, which is why it's crucial to keep good communication practices at the center of your business, no matter what industry you're in.
Megan Ritter
Angry Birds Maker Rovio to Cut Up to 130 Jobs
Layoffs

Angry Birds Maker Rovio to Cut Up to 130 Jobs

Company CEO: 'We have been building our team on assumptions of faster growth than have materialized.'
7 Ways to Turn Your Employees Into High Performers
Managing Employees

7 Ways to Turn Your Employees Into High Performers

Professional growth implies, yes--more money--but encompasses so much more. Here is how to help your employees grow and turn them into leaders.
Tracy Maylett
How Gender Affects Team-Based Brainstorming Sessions
Brainstorming

How Gender Affects Team-Based Brainstorming Sessions

A news study suggests that making brainstorming activities competitive spurs men, but makes women less engaged.
Lisa Evans
The Secret to Happiness at Work Is the Right Job for Enough Money
Managing Employees

The Secret to Happiness at Work Is the Right Job for Enough Money

Research reveals job turnover is immensely costly and people are more likely to quit over general dissatisfaction than pay.
Joanie Connell
3 Mistakes to Avoid When Working With a Virtual Assistant
Virtual Assistant

3 Mistakes to Avoid When Working With a Virtual Assistant

Even though virtual assistants are meant to make an entrepreneur's life easier, founders can make mistakes working with them -- causing more headaches than good.
Dorie Clark
What the NFL's Toxic Achievers Can Teach You About the Workplace
Managing Employees

What the NFL's Toxic Achievers Can Teach You About the Workplace

Some talented and skilled individuals succeed in their area of expertise but create all kinds of problems due to their distorted view of themselves and others.
Paul White
Being an Entrepreneur Means That Sometimes, You Just Have to Say No
Leadership

Being an Entrepreneur Means That Sometimes, You Just Have to Say No

It can be hard. But it's a necessary evil.
Factor in These 7 Employee Costs Before You Start Bidding for That Star Hire
Managing Employees

Factor in These 7 Employee Costs Before You Start Bidding for That Star Hire

Employees see only the number on their paychecks but your bottom line is pinched much harder than just that.
Matt Straz
10 Tips On Getting the Most Out of Business Meetings
Business Meetings

10 Tips On Getting the Most Out of Business Meetings

Ensure your business meetings aren't a complete waste of time by implementing these 10 tips.
Stan Popovich
11 Strong Signs You're About to Be Canned
Managing Employees

11 Strong Signs You're About to Be Canned

If it all sounds familiar by number six, stop reading and get busy on LinkedIn.
John Rampton