Management

4 Ways Managers Can Support Women's Leadership Development

How exactly should managers show employees -- particularly women -- that they support their development into effective leaders? Here are some tips.
Managing Employees

5 Tips to Make Managing Employees Less Stressful for Everyone

Take it from soul legend Otis Redding: If you want engaged employees, try a little tenderness (and the right tools, too).
Leadership

What's the Secret to Becoming a Leader? Stop Being a Boss.

Striving to become a legendary leader? Ditch those management habits -- fast -- and focus on the bigger picture..
Leadership

7 Common Mistakes Young Leaders Often Make but Don't Have to

With new responsibilities come problems that are new to you but not to everybody.
Management

9 Reasons Teams Love Empathetic Managers

People do their best work when they trust the boss.
Entrepreneurs

'Bizarro World' Management Is Not a Viable Strategy

Every successful company has policies, procedures and bureaucracy because grown-ups have learned chaos is not a good alternative.
Managing Employees

It's Tough to Hear, But . . . Your Company Doesn't Always Need You

As one CEO acknowledged, "You don't really know the strength of the organization until you've seen what happens when the leader disappears for a while."
Steve Jobs

Steve Jobs Shares the Secrets to Successful Team Leadership in This Throwback Video

The Apple co-founder reveals what he really thinks about professional managers
Holidays

How the Founder of Baked by Melissa Recovered From Her First Holiday Sales Disaster

Melisa Ben-Ishay talks about her first big mistake (during the holiday rush!) and what it taught her about prepping for sales spikes.
Uber

5 Things We Learned About Uber's New CEO Dara Khosrowshahi

The ride-hailing service's new leader got real at The New York Times' annual DealBook Conference.
Leadership

8 Solutions for Managing a Passive-Aggressive Team

When people are unhappy but afraid to say so, it's a management problem.
Innovation Now

10 Ways to Make Your Employees 10x More Productive

Good managers help each member of the team bring out their inner superstar.
Consulting

How to Find the Right Consulting Firm to Grow Your Business

Expert opinions and guidance can help your business soar -- but before you invest, be sure you know what you're looking for.
Flexibility

Here's How to Negotiate Flexible Work Hours

The traditional nine-to-five, Monday-through-Friday schedule does not work for everyone anymore.
20 Questions

26 Founders Share What Their Worst Boss Taught Them

You can learn from even the most frustrating experiences.