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The Managerial Skills Your Team Leaders Need to be Successful

Half of employees who quit do so because of a bad boss. Team leaders aren’t off the hook even if…

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How to Manage Stress At Work: An Epic Guide

It’’s not the job, but the worker. You might appreciate lists of which jobs are most stressful so you know…

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18 Ways to Improve Your Project Management Skills as a Small Business Owner

When small business owners hear “project management,” it’s easy to also hear “more work.” As a small business owner, time…

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The Quick Guide to Employee Discipline: What Every Manager Needs to Know

Out of the blue, an employee gets fired. Or, tensions among employees increase because there’s a problem that isn’t being…

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What Effective Management is All About: A Guide for Managers of Hourly Employees

Hourly employees sometimes feel as if they’re invisible. They aren’t salaried. They don’t have the “serious” benefits. They might not…

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8 Best Practices for Building an Effective Employee Performance Review Program at Your Business

You can thank the government for employee performance reviews. Reviews weren’t all that common until the Performance Rating Act of…

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18 Genius Ways to Attract New Part-Time Employees This Fall

It’s a new school year, and that often means you find yourself looking for new or replacement part-time employees for…

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The 10 Biggest Tax Mistakes Small Business Owners Risk Making

Your business is your livelihood and you do everything you can to put best practices in place. But, businesses are…

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The New Legislation That Could Change The Way You Schedule Employees Forever

Today over sixty percent of all working Americans get paid an hourly wage. When you think about it, the wheels of our…

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Free Printable Weekly Work Schedule Template For Employee Scheduling

If you’re still making the work schedule by hand using a pencil and a piece of paper, you’re wasting valuable…

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Small Business Stack: Every Tool You Need to Fuel Business Growth

The Software As A Service (SaaS) model has been great news for businesses. Instead of relying on software that requires…

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35 Awesome Rewards You Can Offer Your Employees for Under $35

I like to think of myself as a student of employee engagement. At SnackNation, the company I co-founded and where…

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8 Ways to Motivate Teenage Employees to Do Great Work

Managing teenage employees is one thing. Motivating them is quite another. It seems like you’re always trying to get them…

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13 Books You Need To Read This Summer [Book Giveaway]

As challenging as it can be to truly disconnect — from the office, your email, and managing a team —…

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8-Part Checklist For Creating a Winning Employee Information Form

As a business owner, it’s your responsibility to collect and store important information about your new employees as soon as they…

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12 Best Employee Morale Tactics For Part-Time Workers

Why should you care about morale? Well, the related question is: How do you keep employees from quitting? Employee morale matters. Boosting…

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Everything You Need to Know About Diversity in the Workplace

Diversity is one of those buzzwords that make employers nervous. It seems wrapped up in legalities and current events, making…

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The Master Guide to Advancing Your Customer Service Skills

Great customer service should not be difficult. After all, according to a 2009 study, happy customers only want two things:…

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