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5 Ways to Reduce Workplace Distraction Without Treating Employees Like Children
Workplaces

5 Ways to Reduce Workplace Distraction Without Treating Employees Like Children

Frustrated bosses can be tempted to ban employees from checking their cell phones and Facebook pages. The better move is to make it easier for team members to stay focused.
Heather R. Huhman
How to Give Constructive Feedback to a Toxic Boss
Strategy

How to Give Constructive Feedback to a Toxic Boss

It's a delicate dance where strategy is everything.
Mike Gellman
The 10 Biggest Motivation Killers and How to Fix Them (Infographic)
Motivation

The 10 Biggest Motivation Killers and How to Fix Them (Infographic)

Here's what's slowing your team down at work.
Kate Taylor
6 Benefits of Unchaining Yourself From Your Desk to Take a Break Outside
Workplaces

6 Benefits of Unchaining Yourself From Your Desk to Take a Break Outside

Evolution did not prepare us to sit all day beneath fluorescent lights and stare at a screen.
Jacqueline Whitmore
5 Ways to Make Your Employees Happier and More Productive
Managing Employees

5 Ways to Make Your Employees Happier and More Productive

A more flexible work environment can help maximize productivity and alleviate burnout.
Dan Schawbel
Think Privacy for Open Office Layouts That Work
Office Space

Think Privacy for Open Office Layouts That Work

This simple office arrangement can foster both collaboration and privacy.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
4 Steps for Building a Partnership With Somebody You Don't Like
Leadership

4 Steps for Building a Partnership With Somebody You Don't Like

Dysfunctional relationship drain energy and stifle opportunity. We can't afford not to all get along.
Gershon Mader
Sit and Stand Desks Don't Cut It: 2 New Keys to Unlocking Office Productivity.
Office Space

Sit and Stand Desks Don't Cut It: 2 New Keys to Unlocking Office Productivity.

Design experts say movement and having access to a range of seating options could help you focus and feel comfortable at work.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Do Introverts at Your Office Have a Place to Recharge?
Workplaces

Do Introverts at Your Office Have a Place to Recharge?

Experts say quiet rooms create a space where office introverts and extroverts alike can get re-energized.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
'You Don't Have to be Present to Win' Could Apply to Your Company, Too
Flexible Work Arrangements

'You Don't Have to be Present to Win' Could Apply to Your Company, Too

We have laptops, smartphones, and the cloud. Why don't we have flex time, too?
Jen Marchetti
6 Ways to Change Your Environment to Be More Inspiring
Inspiration

6 Ways to Change Your Environment to Be More Inspiring

Sometimes to get out of a rut, entrepreneurs must look beyond their internal voice of intuition to get motivated.
Te-Erika Patterson
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
You Can't Win Alone: 5 Tips on Building a Stellar Team
Managing Employees

You Can't Win Alone: 5 Tips on Building a Stellar Team

If you want the support of your team, shun arrogance and give credit where credit is due.
Marty Fukuda
5 Ways Millennials Are Like No Generation Before Them
Millennials

5 Ways Millennials Are Like No Generation Before Them

Millennials may still have a lot to learn, but they have a lot to teach, too.
Dixie Gillaspie