Employees

7 Desires That Drove Me Out of 9-to-5 Banking and Into Entrepreneurship
Finding Your Passion

7 Desires That Drove Me Out of 9-to-5 Banking and Into Entrepreneurship

If you also crave these same things, you probably want to ditch the day job and dive into doing your own thing.
Toby Nwazor
Why SunTrust Required Laid-off Employees to 'Be on Call' for 2 Years in Severance Package
Severance Pay

Why SunTrust Required Laid-off Employees to 'Be on Call' for 2 Years in Severance Package

The company didn't really mean it, though. Here's what businesses can learn from the bank's confusing cooperation clause.
Dan Steiner
5 Ways to Strengthen Your Bond With Your Team
Employees

5 Ways to Strengthen Your Bond With Your Team

Quit thinking you're a savior for meeting payroll and start recognizing your employees are people with lives.
Matt Straz
How to Avoid Burnout in Your Team
Burnout

How to Avoid Burnout in Your Team

It's important to get your employees to work as hard for you as you work for yourself.
Lisa Evans
4 Reasons Why Former Employees Make the Best Franchisees
Franchises

4 Reasons Why Former Employees Make the Best Franchisees

If you've worked for a franchise for a length of time, you've got a leg up on becoming an owner.
Rick Bisio
Effective Background Checks: 5 Factors to Consider
Hiring

Effective Background Checks: 5 Factors to Consider

Sometimes a potential employee isn't all he or she seems to be. Proper screening is a must.
Michael Georgiou
Urban Outfitters to End On-Call Shifts in North America
Urban Outfitters

Urban Outfitters to End On-Call Shifts in North America

The change will affect the chain's 23,000 employees.
Krystina Gustafson
5 Strategies for Managing Unmanageable Employees
Managing Employees

5 Strategies for Managing Unmanageable Employees

Know exactly where to draw the line in the sand.
Jayson DeMers
5 Employment Law Tips for Startups
Legal Issues

5 Employment Law Tips for Startups

Stay on top of employee-related legal issues as a new employer.
Sofia Aguilar
How to Have Amazon's High-Performance Culture Without the Backstabbing
Corporate Culture

How to Have Amazon's High-Performance Culture Without the Backstabbing

Your company doesn't need to become a corporate version of Lord of the Flies to achieve at the highest levels.
Jason Forrest
5 Types of Toxic Employees and How to Deal With Them (Infographic)
Employees

5 Types of Toxic Employees and How to Deal With Them (Infographic)

When it comes to the troublemakers in your organization you have two choices: cut them out or rein them in. Here's how to do the latter, like a boss.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
7 Employee Benefits That Won't Bust Your Budget
Ready To Launch

7 Employee Benefits That Won't Bust Your Budget

In addition to the standard health insurance or 401(k), find out what you can offer without breaking the bank.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
How to Create a Productive Workplace (Infographic)
Infographics

How to Create a Productive Workplace (Infographic)

A breakdown of the work conditions that affect employee productivity.
Catherine Clifford
Smart Tips for Prescreening Job Applicants
Starting a Business

Smart Tips for Prescreening Job Applicants

Here's the proper way to use resumes and applications to weed out people who aren't the right fit.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.