Management Tips

How to Help Your Misfit Employees Shine

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Feeling out of place at the office can hurt productivity. A new study suggests a way for managers to solve the problem

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

What You Can Learn About Business From Santa

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His supply chain strategy and brand equity are near-unbelievable. Four strategies you should copy from the world's jolliest entrepreneur

Why Good Leaders Say “I Don’t Know”

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People expect entrepreneurs to have all the answers, but it can actually benefit a business when the boss isn't so sure

What Bosses Can Learn From Their Coddled Millennial Employees

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We keep complaining younger workers are too sensitive and needy, but they’re really just rejecting abuse as a standard management tactic

Why You Should Let Staff Do What They Want

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Autonomy is a key factor in improving job satisfaction AND performance, according to recent research

How to Become the Ultimate Leader

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26 skills every entrepreneur and manager needs now, with tips from the pros—including Canada women's soccer team captain Christine Sinclair—on how to develop them

The Google Formula for a Productive Team

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Smarter Faster Better author Charles Duhigg on what the Internet giant has learned about getting the best out of its people

The High Price of Leading With Ego

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Ex-American Apparel marketing exec Ryan Holiday offers a different take on success in his latest book