Leadership

What Do You Owe Your First Employees?
Leadership

What Do You Owe Your First Employees?

Is joining a startup actually worth it?
Phil La Duke
How to Fire Someone So They'll Thank You For It
Firing

How to Fire Someone So They'll Thank You For It

Take time to help employees realize getting fired isn't the end of the world.
Tucker Max
5 Ways Volunteering Helps You Do Well While Doing Good
Volunteering

5 Ways Volunteering Helps You Do Well While Doing Good

People helping the community because they have a giving heart are just the people you want to do business with.
Jacqueline Whitmore
Swimming Through Crisis: The Stats Behind Lochte's Apology
Crisis Management

Swimming Through Crisis: The Stats Behind Lochte's Apology

Four-day analysis of news stories and social media posts show Ryan Lochte's tactical response to scandal was, relatively, successful.
Alex Slater
Here's How You Can Embody the Strength and Leadership of Sheryl Sandberg
Radicals & Visionaries

Here's How You Can Embody the Strength and Leadership of Sheryl Sandberg

'It is the hard days -- the times that challenge you to your very core -- that will determine who you are.'
Carolyn Sun
This is What Happens When You Adopt Equal Pay Legislation
equal pay

This is What Happens When You Adopt Equal Pay Legislation

Take a page from the state legislatures active in this regard. Make work and compensation fair for your own employees.
Matt Straz
3 Ways to Drive Continual Improvement
Personal Improvement

3 Ways to Drive Continual Improvement

Prepare before you have to, observe how others approach challenges and hold yourself accountable for the process as well as its outcomes.
Jason Womack
Here's What Your Employees Are Looking for in Their Next Jobs
Managing Employees

Here's What Your Employees Are Looking for in Their Next Jobs

A new survey from Aon Hewitt reveals that more than half of workers are open to leaving their jobs -- and pinpoints what they're looking for elsewhere.
Lydia Belanger
This Recruiting Company Knows You're Only as Strong as Your Weakest Employee
Leadership

This Recruiting Company Knows You're Only as Strong as Your Weakest Employee

Tom Gimbel, founder and CEO of LaSalle Network, emphasizes the importance of motivating people and sending them on the right career path.
3 Ways to Innovate Like an Olympian at the Office
Olympics

3 Ways to Innovate Like an Olympian at the Office

You can use some of the same techniques as Michael Phelps and Simone Biles to win your own workplace 'medals.'
Mario Moussa and Derek Newberry
The Power of Personal Touch Leadership
Leadership

The Power of Personal Touch Leadership

Management is not about strategy, it's about execution. Every action should be taken with a personal touch.
Eyal Lifshitz
How Your Better Half Makes You a Better Leader
Ready To Launch

How Your Better Half Makes You a Better Leader

Committed relationships teach us how to find compromise in conflict and work toward a shared vision.
Dheeraj Pandey
This Company Rakes in Millions and Still Handwrites Thank-Yous Every Day
Customer Experience

This Company Rakes in Millions and Still Handwrites Thank-Yous Every Day

Hunting gear maker Kuiu doesn't sell through retailers in favor of building direct and honest relationships with its customers.
Lydia Belanger
8 Science-Backed Techniques That Will Make You More Likeable
Leadership

8 Science-Backed Techniques That Will Make You More Likeable

These tips can help you whether you're trying to close a deal, make new friends or impress your date.
Stephen J. Bronner