Managing Employees

Don't Even Bother Looking for Funding If You've Not Yet Assembled the Right Team
Hiring

Don't Even Bother Looking for Funding If You've Not Yet Assembled the Right Team

There is no more important task than attracting and managing the right people to grow your business. Here's how to find them.
Martin Zwilling
Don't Be Afraid of Using the 'F Word' at Work. It Never Hurts to Have More Fun!
Motivation and Retention

Don't Be Afraid of Using the 'F Word' at Work. It Never Hurts to Have More Fun!

People do not want to work for a boring manager or a hostile tyrant. Would you?
Ken Dunn
5 Ways to Inspire Creativity in Your Employees
Creativity

5 Ways to Inspire Creativity in Your Employees

Have you considered sensory experiences like thought-provoking abstract art on the walls and special office scents?
Jayson DeMers
'Dancing Barista' Demonstrates the Rewards of Heart-Centered Leadership
Leadership

'Dancing Barista' Demonstrates the Rewards of Heart-Centered Leadership

The manager of a Toronto Starbucks hired an autistic teen and helped him succeed. They are now the two most famous Starbucks employees in the world.
Susan Steinbrecher
Why My Company Approved Unlimited Vacation Time for Our Team
Unlimited Vacation

Why My Company Approved Unlimited Vacation Time for Our Team

This was a move on my part to strengthen the company and boost our bottom line by putting faith in people -- not processes.
Jeff Booth
Invest in Growth: Your Employees' Growth, That Is
Managing Employees

Invest in Growth: Your Employees' Growth, That Is

You need to connect with your employees to coach them throughout their careers and challenge them to reach new heights.
Brook Price
4 Attributes the Best Leaders Constantly Hone
Leadership Qualities

4 Attributes the Best Leaders Constantly Hone

The capacity to inspire others to achieve more is what defines leadership.
Tor Constantino
3 Ways to Create a Lasting Long-Term Relationship With Your Team
Team-Building

3 Ways to Create a Lasting Long-Term Relationship With Your Team

Treat staff members with the long-term in mind -- treat each employee relationship as if it's going to be permanent.
Marty Fukuda
How to Motivate Millennials, By Millennials
Millennials

How to Motivate Millennials, By Millennials

When it comes right down to it, millennials just want to have fun -- and maybe we can all learn from that.
Peter Gasca
How George Washington Showed Leadership by Declining Authority
Leadership

How George Washington Showed Leadership by Declining Authority

The true strength of the power leaders hold is often found when they stay their hands and don't wield it.
Ray Hennessey
You Can Turn a Prima Donna Into a Performer Without Drawbacks
Managing Employees

You Can Turn a Prima Donna Into a Performer Without Drawbacks

Their fragile egos and overblown sense of self-worth can make them a nightmare, but their drive can make them a dream.
Dixie Gillaspie
8 Companies Shaping the Future of the Booming Online Work Economy
Online Business

8 Companies Shaping the Future of the Booming Online Work Economy

The sharing economy opens up opportunities for workers to work for themselves full time or make extra money on the side.
Cynthia Johnson
5 Tips to Build an Award-Winning Company Culture and Multi-Million Dollar Business
Company Culture

5 Tips to Build an Award-Winning Company Culture and Multi-Million Dollar Business

With wide-ranging accolades, Seth and Noah Goodman of Northstar Recycling know a thing or two about building a great business by investing in culture.
Carol Roth
The 5 Must-Use Steps to Successfully Conduct a Performance Review With Employees
Performance Reviews

The 5 Must-Use Steps to Successfully Conduct a Performance Review With Employees

If you follow this plan you will gain a lot of insights that ultimately help people put themselves in control of their work, their future and ensures the company has a talent pool that is motivated to perform at their best.
Craig Cincotta