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Disrespectful Employees? How to Fix a Toxic Workplace
By Business News Daily Editor | February 28, 2020

Employees who are treated poorly by co-workers end up feeling entitled to treat others the same way. Here's how to stop it.

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No Laughing Matter: Be Careful When You Joke With Your Employees
By Business News Daily Editor | February 27, 2020

Bosses who use humor with their employees are sending a signal that deviant behavior, like showing up late or sharing confidential information with others, is acceptable.

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Want to Be a Better Leader? Build Your Political Skills
By Business News Daily Editor | February 26, 2020

Leaders who have strong political skills, like building connections and fostering trust, are happier and more engaged at work.

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5 Ways You're Alienating Your Employees (And How to Stop)
By Business News Daily Editor | February 25, 2020

Keeping workers in the loop and giving them a chance to shine are just two of the ways you can keep your employees happy and engaged.

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5 Negotiation Mistakes to Avoid
By Business News Daily Editor | February 25, 2020

Negotiating is difficult and stressful. To get what you want the right way, avoid these mistakes.

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Recognizing and Harnessing the 7 Levels of 'Energy Leadership'
By Business News Daily Editor | February 24, 2020

Energy Leadership™ is a discipline and process that helps professionals develop an effective leadership style. Here's how to use it for positive workplace change.

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Are You Really Sorry? How to Prove Your Sincerity to Your Team
By Business News Daily Editor | February 24, 2020

Does your team trust your apologies? Here are three tips to convince them you're sincere.

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Integrity and Fairness Matter Most in a Leader
By Business News Daily Editor | February 21, 2020

Employees and executives think integrity and fairness are the most important qualities corporate leaders should possess.

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News of the Week: Funding, SMBs Online and the Coronavirus
By Andrew Martins | February 20, 2020

In this week's news roundup, we look at the impact of the ongoing coronavirus crisis on business, funding opportunities for female veteran entrepreneurs and small business web presence.

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3 Things Most Successful Businesses Do Right
By Business News Daily Editor | February 20, 2020

There are three basic building blocks that most successful businesses have in common.

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How to Post a Job on LinkedIn: 3 Steps to Finding the Right Employee
By Business News Daily Editor | February 18, 2020

Looking for top talent? LinkedIn offers several ways to reach highly qualified job seekers and find the perfect fit for your business.

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How Most Millionaires Got Rich
By Business News Daily Editor | February 18, 2020

It might not be how you think.

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Want to Be a Good Leader? Step One: Know Thyself
By Business News Daily Editor | February 18, 2020

The ability to monitor yourself is one of the most important traits you can have as a leader. Here's how to improve your self-awareness.

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Surprising Ways Tariffs Impact Small Business (and What to Do About Them)
By Adam Uzialko | February 07, 2020

Here's how you can weather the storm of an international trade war.

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How to Spot the Red Flags for Employee Fraud
By Business News Daily Editor | February 06, 2020

Small businesses are much bigger targets of employee fraud than larger corporations. Here's how to spot the signs that your employees aren't being honest.

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6 Valuable Tips for Building a Mentor Relationship
By Business News Daily Editor | February 06, 2020

Having a mentor can do wonders for your career. Here's how to build a successful mentor relationship.

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Creativity Is Not Innovation (But You Need Both)
By Business News Daily Editor | February 05, 2020

Creativity and innovation are two related but separate notions, and each is required for workplace success. Here's the difference, and how you can inspire both.

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A Culture of Ethical Behavior is Essential to Business Success
By Business News Daily Editor | February 04, 2020

Research from the University of Notre Dame finds that ethical business operations are highly important to success, while unethical behavior can negatively impact a business's future prospects.

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What Brexit Could Mean for Your Small Business
By Andrew Martins | January 31, 2020

Great Britain and the European Union parting ways today will have major implications for Europe as it moves forward. As an American small business owner, you should be aware of the changes too.

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UPS Announces New Services for Small Businesses
By Andrew Martins | January 29, 2020

The major shipping company is offering new services, ranging from drone deliveries to weekend pickup and delivery.

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4 Ways to Become a Better Mentor
By Business News Daily Editor | January 27, 2020

You got help when you were starting out. Find out how to inspire and guide others in their career.

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Faking It: Why Employees Call in 'Sick'
By Business News Daily Editor | January 22, 2020

More than one third of workers say they have called in to work sick when they were feeling just fine.

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4 Tips for Managers Working With a New Team
By Business News Daily Editor | January 22, 2020

Just been put in charge of a new team? Learn how best to manage your workers.

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6 Tips for Getting Your Team to Work Together
By Business News Daily Editor | January 21, 2020

Cloud technologies have enabled individuals to connect and collaborate from anywhere, but these tools are useless if team members don't know how to work together.

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Human Relations Movement: How It Changed Management
By Business News Daily Editor | January 16, 2020

The human relations movement was a crucial shift in management history. Here's what it is, and how it changed management.

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How to Create a Workspace That Improves Productivity
By Jennifer Post | January 10, 2020

Your surroundings influence your productivity. Here's how to optimize your workspace to be more productive at work.

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What's Making Your Employees Unhappy (and What You Can Do About It)
By Business News Daily Editor | January 06, 2020

Employee dissatisfaction often boils down to communication issues. Learn what you can do to approach unhappy workers.

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How to Administer Employee Temperature Checks
By Donna Fuscaldo | January 06, 2020

Temperature checks aren't foolproof, but as part of a larger screening plan, they can help protect employees from exposure to the COVID-19 virus.

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How to Encourage Employees to Pursue Professional Development
By Tami Kamin Meyer | December 27, 2019

Professional development shouldn't stop just because someone lands a good job at your company. Here's how to encourage it in the workplace.

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How Will Impeachment Proceedings Impact Your Workplace?
By Andrew Martins | December 12, 2019

As impeachment proceedings continue in Washington, employees openly share their thoughts.