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7 Ways to Navigate the Office Gift-Giving Minefield
Gift-giving

7 Ways to Navigate the Office Gift-Giving Minefield

Exchanging gifts with co-workers is a pleasant custom that many people find very stressful.
Jacqueline Whitmore
Hundreds of Amazon Employees Used an Anonymous App to Vent About How a Recent Suicide Attempt was Handled
Amazon

Hundreds of Amazon Employees Used an Anonymous App to Vent About How a Recent Suicide Attempt was Handled

More than 200 people posted their thoughts on the suicide attempt through the anonymous chat App Blind.
Turn Your Staff Into a Sales Force
Company Culture

Turn Your Staff Into a Sales Force

All companies want motivated employees that bring inspiration and create customer goodwill.
Greg Monaco
7 Ways Managers Motivate and Demotivate Employees
Office Culture

7 Ways Managers Motivate and Demotivate Employees

Organizations know how important it is to have motivated, engaged employees, but most fail to hold managers accountable for making it happen.
Travis Bradberry
3 Ways to Create a Great Place to Work
Company Culture

3 Ways to Create a Great Place to Work

These steps will help employers build a company where everyone wants to work.
Marty Fukuda
3 Ways to Maintain Harmony While Discussing Politics at Work
Business Management

3 Ways to Maintain Harmony While Discussing Politics at Work

Generations of workers avoided discussing politics at work but ubiquitous social media has undone that custom
Dan Finnigan
7 Ways to Politely Shut Down a Conversation
manners

7 Ways to Politely Shut Down a Conversation

People mean well when they strike up a conversation. That's what makes is so hard to diplomatically tell them you have no time.
Jacqueline Whitmore
5 Reasons Businesses Should Favor Function Over Flash
Office Culture

5 Reasons Businesses Should Favor Function Over Flash

Effective office spaces do not have to be as lavish as those seen in Hollywood productions to reflect your values.
Marty Fukuda
What We Learned From Touring Squarespace's Gorgeous New Headquarters
Office Culture

What We Learned From Touring Squarespace's Gorgeous New Headquarters

The founder of the website company created an office focused on employee needs and company values.
Rose Leadem
3 Reasons to Chuck Coworking and Get a Real Office
Coworking space

3 Reasons to Chuck Coworking and Get a Real Office

Launching your startup in a shared space is energizing but when your company grows up, the time comes to move out.
Caren Maio
7 Types of Jerks Found in Every Office
Office Politics

7 Types of Jerks Found in Every Office

Everybody is aggravating to somebody some of the time. A jerk is aggravating to everybody all the time.
John Boitnott
This Is Where You Need to Draw the Line on Casual Workplace Habits
Office Culture

This Is Where You Need to Draw the Line on Casual Workplace Habits

Cursing? Casual dress? Location flexibility? What constitutes going 'too far' where you work?
Heather R. Huhman
3 Benefits of a High-Performing Culture
Company Culture

3 Benefits of a High-Performing Culture

Culture makes the difference between winning and losing.
Greg Monaco
Distance Is No Barrier to a Strong Company Culture
Remote Workers

Distance Is No Barrier to a Strong Company Culture

A balance between tradition and evolution is how you attract and retain remote team members who are in it for the long run.
Kuty Shalev