Employee loyalty

Employees

The Hidden Benefits of Happy Co-Workers (Infographic)

A new study indicates that positive connections among employees spur engagement.
Team-Building

4 Unexpected Benefits of a Company Retreat

Whether you're running a company of five or 500, changing pace with a retreat will re-energize your team, encourage cross-departmental collaboration and strengthen internal bonds.
Employee loyalty

How Thoughtful Leaders Earn Employee Loyalty

You can't expect your employees to care more about the company than it cares about them.
Managing Employees

7 Tips for Wooing Your Employees Into Loving Their Jobs, Again

A huge majority of employees report being disengaged, mostly because they are ignored. Motivating them is often as simple as listening.
Employee loyalty

6 Secrets for Creating Fierce Employee and Customer Loyalty

Employees are on strike at New England's Market Basket to win back their old CEO. Here's why they care so much and what entrepreneurs can learn from this grocery chain.
Apps

6 Reasons User-Friendly Technology Can Rock Your Business

Many employees want to do their jobs using the same easy-to-use software and apps they enjoy using at home. See how this could work.
Job Seekers

Why Entrepreneurs Should Take a Gamble on Young People

Millennials bring energy, fresh ideas and familiarity with modern technology. Hiring and training them now may pay off in spades down the road.
Human Resources

Boosting Employee Engagement in the Summer Months

'Tis the season for vacations. Motivating staffers can be a challenge. Here are five different ways to sustain productivity.
Leadership Qualities

Join the League of Extraordinary Bosses: 4 Habits to Cultivate

The most effective managers value transparency, practice two-way communication, provide constructive feedback and go above and beyond to serve their employees.
Engagement

Create a Culture of Engagement With These 7 Measures

To get your team's best work, you have to engage them. Here are steps you can take to get to that goal.
Wellness Plans

How to Curb the Stress Factor at Your Startup

Five strategies that managers can employ to reduce workplace stress and foster a more productive work environment.
Health Insurance

Weighing a Rollout of Benefits for Employees? 4 Tips for Startups to Consider

Health insurance may not end up being as costly as you anticipate. Only 28 percent of small companies (with fewer than 10 workers) offer it.
Vacations

You Need a Real Vacation (And So Do Your Employees)

A recent survey shows that, as a nation, we're pretty bad at unplugging. Here are five reasons you should.
Office Space

Tech Firms Seeking Talent Spring for Spacious, Luxe Quarters

While government cuts its real estate footprint, firms competing for knowledge workers are not crimping on office environments.
Human Resources

How Making Employees Lifelong Learners Can Help Your Company Succeed

A culture that prioritizes learning results in a workforce focused on continuous improvement. Here are six tactics to cultivate a learning environment.