Employee Morale

Google

Google Staffers Demand End to Work on Pentagon AI Project

More than 3,100 employees have signed the letter protesting Google's involvement in Project Maven, a Pentagon effort to use AI systems to analyze drone footage.
Presentations

5 Secrets to Writing a Memorable Speech

There are some very useful guidelines that can serve any speechwriter's needs.
Company Culture

4 Behaviors Leaders Must Model to Build a Culture of Trust

Ask for help when you need it and offer help without judging when asked.
Amazon

Amazon's Dog-Friendly Seattle Headquarters Is 6,000 Pups Strong

It has been reported for years that Amazon employees are all about the dogs, but until recently, it wasn't known how crazy they are about our four-legged friends.
Whole Foods

'Seeing Someone Cry at Work Is Becoming Normal': Employees Say Whole Foods Is Using 'Scorecards' to Punish Them

Whole Foods are using checklists called 'scorecards' and tests called 'walks' to ensure stores comply with a new inventory-management system.
Amazon

Take a Look Inside Amazon's New Rainforest Office Space

The Spheres are officially open.
Communication Strategies

How Transparent Is Too Transparent?

After losing the company's most important client, a founder explains how he broke the bad news to his team -- and what happened next.
Managing Employees

The Trick to Creating Superstar Employees? Think of Them as Superstar Employees.

Research shows that your attitude towards your employees may become a self-fulfilling prophecy.
Problem Solvers Podcast

How to Win in a Ruthless Industry? Try Being Nice.

When an entrepreneur entered a vicious, grueling industry, she approached it differently than her competitors.
Leadership

Meryl Streep on the Most Valuable Compliment You Can Give

The Academy Award winner says this type of praise is especially valuable to girls and young women.
Employee Morale

These Are the 20 Best Places to Work in 2018

Glassdoor rounds up their annual list.
Holidays

5 Ways to Keep Morale High Among Workers Who Have to Be on the Job During the Holidays

Health care, retail, security and the military are professions where -- alas -- some people have to work on Christmas.