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Tips for Developing an Employee Handbook

Every growing business needs a clearly defined set of workplace guidelines. If your once one-person operation is now a team effort, it may be...

How to Spot and Develop Good Leaders on your Team

It can get lonely at the top. Everything rests on your shoulders, and there never seems to be enough time. Sound familiar? The answer...
Lessons for first time employers

Leadership Lessons Part 1: First Time Employers

Is it better to lead with an iron fist or a velvet glove? That’s a difficult question, especially for first time employers. Yet the...

Help Your Employees Battle “Overwhelm” and Meet your Business Needs

With meetings, deadlines, and new projects on the horizon, employees may feel overwhelmed and at odds with the organization's overall mission. In a small...
Grassroots Movements Can Lead to Greener Pastures

Grassroots Movements Can Lead to Greener Pastures

See how businesses are using grassroots efforts to further their goals, plus tips for spearheading your own grassroots effort.

Pet-Friendly Offices Make for Happier Employees

At some businesses, co-workers have four legs. That’s because nearly 10 percent of companies allow employees to bring their pet to work. Many of...
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Creating Order with Effective Strategic Planning

There are those who plan and those who do not. For those who plan: learn the best practices of strategic planning and implement them in your business today.
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The Importance of Emotional Intelligence in Leadership

Do you know what your EQ is? Most people would agree that you need a certain level of intelligence to run a small business....
Think you’re too busy to brush up on leadership? Think again. Check out these top-rated Leadership podcasts you can listen to anytime, anywhere.

10 Must-Listen Leadership Podcasts

Ever think it’d be nice to attend a leadership seminar? But then you remember all the things on your to-do list and the thought...
Leadership coaching and mentoring are not the same, but both are important. Read on to learn more about the differences and how each can help your business.

Leadership Coaching or Mentoring, What’s the Difference?

It doesn’t take long to realize there’s more to running a small business than you thought. You might be doing fine but have one...