Motivation and Retention

5 Ways to Take the Wind Out of Your Future Leaders' Sails
Leadership

5 Ways to Take the Wind Out of Your Future Leaders' Sails

CEOs must invest in -- not discourage -- the development of team members who can carry the torch of the company.
Shawn Doyle
6 Reasons Why You Should Rehire a Former Employee
Hiring Employees

6 Reasons Why You Should Rehire a Former Employee

Here's a new term for you: boomerang employees. Apparently, they're a whole new trend.
Brian Hughes
4 Ways to Balance Running Your Business With Building Your Culture
Company Culture

4 Ways to Balance Running Your Business With Building Your Culture

Shifting gears from business owner to culture nurturer might be challenging. And it won't come naturally.
Alan Rihm
5 Ways to Strengthen Your Bond With Your Team
Employees

5 Ways to Strengthen Your Bond With Your Team

Quit thinking you're a savior for meeting payroll and start recognizing your employees are people with lives.
Matt Straz
How to Avoid Burnout in Your Team
Burnout

How to Avoid Burnout in Your Team

It's important to get your employees to work as hard for you as you work for yourself.
Lisa Evans
5 Ways Pampering Employees a Little Pays Off a Lot
Motivation and Retention

5 Ways Pampering Employees a Little Pays Off a Lot

A culture of achievement begins with showing your team appreciation, in word and deed.
Brett Relander
10 Questions to Assess Your Motivational Skills
Ready To Launch

10 Questions to Assess Your Motivational Skills

A lack of focus on leadership results in a huge loss in productivity and morale and potentially the death of a promising startup.
Martin Zwilling
5 Tips for Developing a Winning Employee Incentive System
Employee Compensation

5 Tips for Developing a Winning Employee Incentive System

Paying out bonuses and offering stock options can benefit your company, but only if you prepare properly.
Doug and Polly White
5 Leadership Lessons From My Greatest Boss Ever
Customer Experience

5 Leadership Lessons From My Greatest Boss Ever

The CEO of a Fortune 500 company that I worked at was inspiring not only in serving his customers and employees, but improving the bottom line.
Tor Constantino
5 Ways to Empower Your Employees
Leadership

5 Ways to Empower Your Employees

Employees only act as empowered as employers make them feel.
Andre Lavoie
4 Ways to Instill and Promote Transparency in a Workplace
Transparency

4 Ways to Instill and Promote Transparency in a Workplace

Transparency matters for a company's culture, because it builds trust and stronger relationships among employees, management and the company itself.
Sam Hodges
Happy Developers Lead to Better Products. Here Are 9 Ways to Motivate Them.
Motivation and Retention

Happy Developers Lead to Better Products. Here Are 9 Ways to Motivate Them.

When trampolines, sleep pods and ping-pong tables don't cut it, look elsewhere to encourage your code gurus.
Zach Ferres
Defeat 'Vacation Mode' With These 3 Ways to Keep Your Team Motivated
Motivation and Retention

Defeat 'Vacation Mode' With These 3 Ways to Keep Your Team Motivated

How do you keep your team members engaged and on task when they're daydreaming about those trips they're planning?
Gina Folk
4 Ways Innovative Companies are Celebrating Their Employees
Employee Recognition

4 Ways Innovative Companies are Celebrating Their Employees

Award programs that grow from the company culture encourage employees to work hard and feel good about it.
Matt Straz