Employees

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.
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