Leadership

Will Training Help Improve Employee Performance?
Training

Will Training Help Improve Employee Performance?

First, do you really need training at your company? Second, should it be sourced internally or externally?
Doug and Polly White
Don't Let Your 'Senior Citizen' Status Kill Your Entrepreneurial Spirit
senior entrepreneurship

Don't Let Your 'Senior Citizen' Status Kill Your Entrepreneurial Spirit

If Colonel Sanders could found KFC in his 60s, what will you do with your "senior" years? Here are six advantages you have.
Toby Nwazor
The 10 Worst Entrepreneurs of 2016
CEOs

The 10 Worst Entrepreneurs of 2016

Failing honestly is not a bad thing. Misdeeds that harm stakeholders are.
Steve Tobak
The Secrets -- 4 of Them -- to Gaining Employees' Trust
Trust

The Secrets -- 4 of Them -- to Gaining Employees' Trust

One such secret concerns transparency. How transparent is your company?
Andre Lavoie
6 Mistakes People Make When They Go From Idea to Reality
Growth Strategies

6 Mistakes People Make When They Go From Idea to Reality

Before you take your passions and pursuits to the next level make sure you avoid these six pitfalls.
Glenn Llopis
7 Tips for Handling Hostility Wisely
Behavior

7 Tips for Handling Hostility Wisely

Learn how to effectively respond to mean behavior.
Michael Mamas
6 Things to Consider Before Partnering Up
Partnerships

6 Things to Consider Before Partnering Up

Savvy entrepreneurs use these strategies to ensure every business partnership is a match made in heaven.
When Evaluating a Franchise, Ask These Questions
Franchises

When Evaluating a Franchise, Ask These Questions

During your discovery process, interviewing owners of franchises you're thinking about investing in is a must. These questions will help you gather the information you need to make the best decision.
Rick Grossmann
3 Changes Your Company Should Make to Performance Management in 2017
Performance Reviews

3 Changes Your Company Should Make to Performance Management in 2017

Managers and employees alike are stressing because they're about to have their dreaded year-end performance review. Fix that.
Bob Glazer
Why Lifelong Learning Drives This Leader
Success Stories

Why Lifelong Learning Drives This Leader

Discover how a childhood passion shaped this entrepreneur's core values.
7 Steps for Maintaining Your Composure in Times of Chaos
Leadership Qualities

7 Steps for Maintaining Your Composure in Times of Chaos

During times of uncertainty and adversity you must avoid making your people feel unsafe and insecure. Here are seven ways to maintain leadership composure during the most pressure-packed moments.
Glenn Llopis
Pay Yourself: Why Founders Should Set Aside Profits Every Month
Starting a Business

Pay Yourself: Why Founders Should Set Aside Profits Every Month

Nobody you hire works for free and neither should you.
Eric Siu
Even Golden Handcuffs Are Shackles
Employee Compensation

Even Golden Handcuffs Are Shackles

Restricted stock units keep employees from quitting but it's foolish to mistake that for loyalty, much less motivation.
Ray Zinn