Employees

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.
How to Hire the Right Employees
Ready To Launch

How to Hire the Right Employees

Before your first interview, be sure you create a job analysis, job description and accurate 'wanted' ad to bring in people who are a good fit for your needs.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
7 Strategies for Managing a Micromanager
Micromanagement

7 Strategies for Managing a Micromanager

These types of overseers can suck every ounce of ambition out of you and leave you frustrated, angry and annoyed all at the same time.
Jeff Boss
At This New Fast-Food Restaurant, Human Interaction Is Almost Zero
Fast Food

At This New Fast-Food Restaurant, Human Interaction Is Almost Zero

Eatsa opens today in San Francisco, serving up quinoa bowls without a visible employee presence.
Kate Taylor
How to Use 'The Katelyn Rule' to Empower Your People
Employee Morale

How to Use 'The Katelyn Rule' to Empower Your People

In order to create a team of self-motivated employees, enforce this one smart rule.
Jeffrey Hayzlett
4 Ways to Manage Employees Who Like to Figure It Out Themselves
Human Resources

4 Ways to Manage Employees Who Like to Figure It Out Themselves

There is a new breed of worker who takes pride in achieving goals with minimum direction. They still need to be part of the team, though.
Matt Straz
4 Ways Stock-Market Volatility Affects Every Business
Stocks

4 Ways Stock-Market Volatility Affects Every Business

Entrepreneurs and small-business owners need to pay attention to market swings, whether they like it or not.
Ray Hennessey
9 Questions Employers Need to Answer Before Firing an Ashley Madison Customer
Ashley Madison

9 Questions Employers Need to Answer Before Firing an Ashley Madison Customer

Now that anybody can find out who was trolling the cheater website employers have to decide if an employee two-timing a spouse is cause for termination or if it's wiser to just mind the business.
Jonathan Segal
McDonald's Accused of Illegal Labor, Tax Practices in Brazil
McDonald's

McDonald's Accused of Illegal Labor, Tax Practices in Brazil

The fast-food giant has been the subject of increasing scrutiny around the globe.
Are You Team-Player Enough to Let the Company Post to Your Facebook Page?
Social Media Marketing

Are You Team-Player Enough to Let the Company Post to Your Facebook Page?

Technology allows companies to easily post news on employee social-media accounts. It's an open question how willing employees are to allow it.
Brett Relander
Uber

Uber's Class Action Case Might Set Risky Precedent, Lawyer Warns

If considered a class action, the lawsuit filed by three Uber drivers in San Francisco could grow to include more than 160,000 California drivers.
3 Factors When Choosing Between a Contractor or Full-Time Employee
Employees

3 Factors When Choosing Between a Contractor or Full-Time Employee

If you just want a job done, the contractor offers flexibility and savings, but you won't build a winning company culture with them.
John Boitnott
How the 4 Ps of Marketing Can Help Employees Deal With Change
Managing Employees

How the 4 Ps of Marketing Can Help Employees Deal With Change

Like consumers, employees have the ultimate buying power, and their buy-in is what makes any change successful.
Martin Brooker