The New World of Work Needs a New Type of Manager

Managers have a terrible reputation. In a recent survey, Monster.com found that nearly half of employees rated their boss as “horrible,” and more than 50 percent rated their boss a 1 or 2 on a scale of 1 to 5. Gallup’s State of the Am…

Surviving Organizational Change

Tips for Surviving the Rapidly Changing Workplace

As part of the Revenue Act of 1978, the United States Congress passed a little known provision designed to limit the perks of highly paid executives. That legislative footnote unexpectedly… Read More →

Great tips on how to be more productive!

What Every Man Must Do at 9AM

Cheer up—your lousy Monday morning isn’t as bad as you think. People’s moods actually vary very little from Monday to Thursday, says a new study in the Journal of Positive… Read More →

World's Best Boss

How to Deal When You’re Promoted Above Your Peers

When a promotion kicks you out of the coffee klatch, you’ll need to keep your former peers from becoming your future critics. Right after you celebrate that well-earned promotion, reality… Read More →

New on the job? Here are some great tips for new employees!

How to Survive Your First Week in a New Job

You’ve bagged the job of your dreams, so the hard part’s over, right? Wrong, now you’re a bundle of nerves. Fear not, because we have the answers to all the… Read More →

How Results-Focused Management Empowers Remote Teams

In 2003, Cali Ressler and Jody Thompson, Best Buy human resources managers, were tasked with creating a more productive work environment for headquarter employees. They initially explored the idea of… Read More →