Office Culture

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
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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
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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
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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
Inspiring Your Team

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
3 Ways to Help Remote Employees Grow With Your Company
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3 Ways to Help Remote Employees Grow With Your Company

Your remote team needs to be engaged, focused and connected to help scale your business.
Chris Byers
6 Tips for Talking Politics at Work Without Causing an Uproar
Politics

6 Tips for Talking Politics at Work Without Causing an Uproar

When it comes to discussing politics, simple listening is your safest option.
Jacqueline Whitmore
Nervous About the New DOL Overtime Rules? 4 Steps to Implement Cultural Change
Inspiring Your Team

Nervous About the New DOL Overtime Rules? 4 Steps to Implement Cultural Change

With the new Department of Labor overtime regulations looming, businesses might want to try these four tactics to preserve their company culture.
Tony Delmercado
4 Ways to Not Stop Employees From Wasting Time
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4 Ways to Not Stop Employees From Wasting Time

Restrictions and overreactions on the employer's part don't solve the problem.
Andre Lavoie
4 Ways to Establish Transparency in Your Business
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4 Ways to Establish Transparency in Your Business

Learn how an Atlanta CEO established transparency and vulnerability in his business.
Darrah Brustein
17 Ways to Tell if Your Colleague Hates You (Infographic)
Infographics

17 Ways to Tell if Your Colleague Hates You (Infographic)

Steer clear of negative co-workers -- they'll only bring you down.
Rose Leadem