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Don't Let Generational Conflict Kill Your Small Business
Managing Employees

Don't Let Generational Conflict Kill Your Small Business

The generations in your company aren't who they used to be. Here's what you need to know now.
Amy Lynch
Do Effective Leaders Use Fear or Love in the Workplace?
Leadership

Do Effective Leaders Use Fear or Love in the Workplace?

With the right balance, leaders will become highly respected by their employees.
Thuy Sindell and Milo Sindell
Small Businesses That Encourage Tipping Are Killing Their Brand
Make More Happen

Small Businesses That Encourage Tipping Are Killing Their Brand

The tip cup by the register tells customers you would rather your team panhandle than pay them decently.
Carol Roth
What You Need to Know About Preventing Burnout
Run Smarter

What You Need to Know About Preventing Burnout

A new study looks at the how burnout contributes to employee turnover.
Nina Zipkin
Without Management Standards Your Company Doesn't Know What It's Doing
Managing Employees

Without Management Standards Your Company Doesn't Know What It's Doing

Businesses need a concrete set of expectations to which every manager is held accountable.
Jeff Fernandez
The 3 Performance-Management Mistakes You Need to Stop Making
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The 3 Performance-Management Mistakes You Need to Stop Making

Leaders want to change their performance-management strategy. They're just unsure how to do that. Here are some ideas.
Heather R. Huhman
4 Ways to Bring Your Organizational Values to Life
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4 Ways to Bring Your Organizational Values to Life

These beliefs help build a strong team foundation and an even stronger company culture. Why not show them off?
Andre Lavoie
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
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
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
3 Ways to Keep Employees Productive at Home
Make More Happen

3 Ways to Keep Employees Productive at Home

Giving employees the space and time to maintain a healthy work-life balance keeps people from feeling micromanaged.
Daniel Wesley
4 Ways to Guide Your Employees Toward Empowered Decisions
Leadership

4 Ways to Guide Your Employees Toward Empowered Decisions

Traditional top-down management can create a single point of failure within each department: a middle manager held accountable for his team's projects and products.
Amit Maimon
3 Keys to Stop Being a Helicopter CEO
Growth Strategies

3 Keys to Stop Being a Helicopter CEO

CEOs should stop micromanaging and hire the right people to manage the small details.
Caren Maio
Employee Sues Google for 'Illegal' Confidentiality Policies
Google

Employee Sues Google for 'Illegal' Confidentiality Policies

The company allegedly runs an internal spying program and even prohibits employees from writing a novel about working in Silicon Valley.