Employee Engagement

Ask a Millennial: Does Your Boss Really Have to Be Your BFF?

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Our Senior Millennial Correspondent Anna Fitzpatrick on why young employees over-share at the office

The Problem With Creating “Healthy” Competition Among Your Staff

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Rivalries that drive your workers to do better could just as easily ruin your culture. Three rules for contests that don't backfire

When Quick Thinking Wins Fans For Your Brand

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A creative WestJet pilot ordered pizza for rerouted Air Canada passengers in Fredericton, earning social media praise

Why You Should Let Your Staff Have Side Gigs

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So what if your employees are driving Ubers or building Etsy empires on the side? The skills they pick up moonlighting can make your business stronger

What to Do When You’re Dumped (by an Employee)

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You might feel upset when a longtime staffer gives his or her notice. But you shouldn't act that way

What CEOs Can Learn From Justin Trudeau’s “Listening Tour”

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks during a town hall meeting in Sherbrooke, Que. as part of his 2017 "listening tour." Photo: Ryan Remiorz/CP

A tour of the front lines can be transformative, but only if it's genuine

Hiring a Manager? Ask These 5 Key Questions

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Proven interview techniques to uncover candidates with real leadership potential

The 3 Questions That Unlock Employee Innovation

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Asking staff a few strategic things, and maybe buying a pizza or two, can unleash your company's next great idea

What Employees Want

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An entrepreneur's guide to finding—and keeping—the great people your business needs to succeed

How to Make Employees Care About Their Work

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When staff understand and believe in the purpose of your business, job satisfaction and productivity soar. What one PROFIT 500 company does to forge the connection