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Are Selfish Organisations Altruistic?

Recently a relative fell ill and needed immediate platelet transfusion from a live blood donor. I posted a request for a B+ donor on the mail group of our residential community. In just a couple of hours I was swamped by calls, messages, and mails
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What we look for in employees

I’ve hired about a thousand employees over the years.  It’s one of the joys of owning a business – giving opportunities to people who want to work and succeed.  It’s also one of the challenges of owning a
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4 Steps to Empowering Employees – Tired of babysitting?

You’re in luck, my fellow entrepreneur. Today you get an inside look at how your competitors get more out of their employees–why they have amazing, engaged people while you struggle to get people to just follow simple instructions. Check out
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4 Steps to Stop Being a Small Business Micro-Manager – Do’s and Don’ts

Small business owners sometimes have trouble letting go of control. And that death-grip management style is exactly how Chaos Inc. wants to see you run the show. That’s right—too much control can actually be more work, more costly, more chaotic. So
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5 Steps to Correcting Employee Mistakes

When it comes to running a small business, owners have a hard enough time managing themselves, let alone an employee. So when those inevitable mistakes happen, taking a focused approach guarantees Chaos Inc. doesn’t get a piece of your pie. It’s
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Office Health Makeover

When the Founder and Chairman of an international company is diagnosed with cancer at the age of 56, it is not usually expected that an announcement would be immediately made to all the clients and field operations around the world. But that’s
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How to Evaluate Employee Performance in 15 Easy Steps

From: Recommended by: Swetha Diwakar  By: eHow Contributor   How to Evaluate Employee Performance in 15 Easy Steps Evaluating Employee Performance is the key thing running in Entreprenuers
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Rebooting Your Workforce

Everyone knows what it means to reboot your computer, but what does it mean when you reboot your entire workforce? It’s no secret that the speed of change in business is incredibly fast. And as a result products, operational processes,
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A Financial Checklist While Switching Jobs

“Careful planning is the key to safe and swift travel." ULYSSES This very much applies to the many especially young executives who look for lucrative and better job opportunities. But careful planning and following a financial
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Principles Under Pressure: Working in Adversarial Relationships

Have you ever worked with a colleague who acted in ways that were simply wrong for you, for their other co-workers, for your employer and, actually, for themselves too if they thought about it?   They may have had a closely