Team-building

News and Articles About Team-building

The Myth of the Successful One-Person Business
Starting a Business

The Myth of the Successful One-Person Business

Thinking about quitting your job and going into business all by yourself? Read this first and reconsider.
Gene Marks
4 Hiring Techniques Needed to Build a Stellar Team
Hiring

4 Hiring Techniques Needed to Build a Stellar Team

Successful entrepreneurs hire for the long run -- not just for today -- avoiding the temptation to settle for people who aren't 'A' players.
Bryan Stolle
Last Things First: 4 Secrets to Acing Your Product Development Process
Product Development

Last Things First: 4 Secrets to Acing Your Product Development Process

Both big and small companies can have difficulty determining if their product or service will be a success before it hits the market. But it doesn't have to be that way.
The Art of Acquisition Comes Down to 4 Essential Variables
Acquisitions

The Art of Acquisition Comes Down to 4 Essential Variables

Develop your company into a well-rounded, attractive business that lures investors, partners and clients by implementing best practices when it comes to the team, technology, traction and trajectory.
Leslie Stretch
5 Exercises for Bonding a Far-Flung Team
Team-building

5 Exercises for Bonding a Far-Flung Team

The significance of strong relations to an effective team only become more apparent as the demands of business compel us to work remotely.
Mark Gilbreath
How to Make Your Conference Calls Run Flawlessly
Conference calls

How to Make Your Conference Calls Run Flawlessly

Without face-to-face contact, it's difficult to manage the conversation, navigate complex issues or deal with difficult personalities in the group. The good news is there are specific techniques you can use to improve these calls.
Dana Brownlee
Kickstarter Wrote a Computer Program For Its 'Lunch Roulette.' And Now It's Sharing the Code.
Company Culture

Kickstarter Wrote a Computer Program For Its 'Lunch Roulette.' And Now It's Sharing the Code.

The crowdfunding platform got organized and made its lunchtime team-building routine into a few lines of computer code.
Catherine Clifford
Can Video Games in the Office Make Employees More Productive?
Productivity

Can Video Games in the Office Make Employees More Productive?

Hip startup employees have been known to enjoy digital entertainment at work, but does it actually have a positive effect on employees?
Ken Lin
10 Steps for Hiring Your Next Rock Star
Hiring

10 Steps for Hiring Your Next Rock Star

The right person can help you launch your company to new heights. Is your hiring practice strategic, thorough and consistent?
Jeff Shore
Leadership

Will Your Employees Say You're the Best Boss Ever?

How you can determine whether you demonstrate the proven best practices of great bosses.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
The Science Behind Why Small Teams Work More Productively
Managing Teams

The Science Behind Why Small Teams Work More Productively

A look inside Jeff Bezos' two pizza rule and what you can learn from it.

How to Create a Fair and Equitable Partnership From Day One

Our expert lays out how to register your business venture when one partner is providing the majority of the start-up capital.
Ryan Himmel
What Entrepreneurs Can Take Away From the Tour de France
Team-building

What Entrepreneurs Can Take Away From the Tour de France

Beyond confronting grueling physical challenges, cyclists rely on a strategy and a large amount of teamwork. This is also true of business owners.
Scott Eisen
7 Tips for Hiring the Team Your Startup Needs to Succeed
Hiring

7 Tips for Hiring the Team Your Startup Needs to Succeed

Finding top talent is hard, assembling top talent into a harmonious, effective team is harder still. Patience, instinct and humility help a lot.
Alastair Mitchell