Termination

3 Former Tesla Workers Claim They Were Fired After Becoming Pregnant, Taking Childcare Leave and Making a Phone Call

Tesla disputes the employees' claims, saying they were terminated for performance-related issues.

4 Signs It's Time to Let That High-Potential Employee Go

Warning signs to watch for include an employee who feels entitled or just won't learn.

In Firing Comey, Trump Should Have Followed His Own Example on 'The Apprentice'

Employees should see their dismissal coming and hear it from you directly.

How Pulling Our Investment in 'Average' Employees Made Us Anything But

Look out for these three red flags indicating that you've made a mediocre hire.

Robert Glazer

How to Terminate an Employee With an 'Irreplaceable' Skill

Cross-training employees on every job in your organization ensures that you'll never be held "hostage" to a difficult, if skilled, employee.

Dignity and the Pink Slip: What Are You Doing to Bring Decency to the Process?

Communicating with, rather than avoiding, someone who's been terminated helps ease that experience's painful effects.

Peter Diamond

6 Ways to Reinvigorate Your Team After Firing an Employee

Good leaders will wisely assess the situation and find the courage to take action following a firing or round of layoffs.

Caren Merrick

3 Signs It's Time to Fire the Boss

Firing an executive is sure to create anxiety but sometimes you have no alternative except to push past your fears and make a change.

Cris Burnam

Have to Terminate an Employee? Here Are 5 Best Practices.

Important points include minimizing the departing staffer's embarrassment -- and keeping an eye on his or her actual departure.

Walgreens Ends Relationship With Theranos in Latest Blow For Startup

Theranos was once praised for its fast, less-invasive blood testing technology, but the company has found itself in the spotlight after media reports raised questions about the accuracy of its proprietary tests.

CNBC Staff

How to Fire Someone Without Ruining Your Employer Brand

The employee you fired isn't going to love you but not hating you on social media is the next best thing.

We Are More Than What We Do

Being fired helped me realize there's more to life than just my job. Looking back, I had fallen into a identity crisis trap.

John Brubaker