Tag: administration

Administration, General organization management

Ten Things That Make Virtual Teams More Effective

August 8, 2019

Via: Business 2 Community

What team size is optimal? Do cross-functional virtual teams have more challenges? How often should virtual teams meet face-to-face? These and other questions led to our research study, where we collected data to better understand the divide between successful virtual […]

Department management, Marketing

Sales organizations in media companies are facing a new world order

August 7, 2019

Via: Marketing Land

It’s not exactly news that programmatic advertising, automation and agency consolidation have upended the media industry. Such changes have been well documented (as well as felt personally by many of our colleagues). But change, like time, marches on, and these […]

General organization management, Strategic planning

2 Common Management Mantras You Need to Drop Today

August 5, 2019

Via: Inc.

When you’re a startup CEO, you probably don’t have all that much leadership experience. So you will end up learning by doing, and also by listening to others’ conventional wisdom about how to lead your team. That’s a great way […]

Department management, Financial

How to fix gender-based pay discrimination

August 2, 2019

Via: Mashable

Recently, a male friend of mine got a new job. He’s getting paid a good salary, and he didn’t even need to negotiate for it. But while talking to one of his new female coworkers (who has been working there […]

Administration, General organization management

The Brilliant Recruiting Strategy That You Can Do During Your Commute

August 1, 2019

Via: Inc.

Recruiting is top-of-mind for companies–and for good reason. It’s a competitive market. According to ManPower Group’s 2018 Talent Shortage Survey, companies are struggling to fill jobs. Nearly half (45 percent) of global employers say they can’t find the skill sets […]

Administration, General organization management

How to Fire an Employee

July 25, 2019

Via: Small Business Trends

Many states have at-will employment provisions for employers and employees. This gives bosses a wide berth to fire people. For workers, there is often a wrongful termination avenue to look into. Long story short is, small business needs to know […]

Administration, General organization management

Burnout for Business Owners—What to Do About That Tailspin

July 18, 2019

Via: Business 2 Community

Let’s talk about a tough subject for business owners and people in charge—burnout. Warning: This isn’t a zip-a-dee-doo-dah kind of post—burnout is a serious problem (that’s often ignored or swept under the rug). But we’re here to offer you some […]

Administration, General organization management

The 1 Word a Leader Should Use To Change An Organization and What Will Happen as a Result

July 12, 2019

Via: Inc.

The success of a business and a brand is not based on what one single person does, but in what an entire unit can accomplish together. Consider the African Proverb, “If you want to go fast, go alone. If you […]

Administration, General organization management

How to Calculate the Cost of Employee Turnover

July 9, 2019

Via: Business 2 Community

Do you know what it costs when you make a bad hire? Do you know what it costs if one of your star employees leaves you to work for a competitor? If not you need to compute your Cost of […]

Administration, General organization management

Secrets No One Ever Told You About Being a CEO

July 3, 2019

Via: Small Business Trends

Last week I hosted/emceed the 3 day Small Business Leadership Conference in Orlando, Florida hosted by the Jim Moran Institute and the Florida Small Business Development Center Network. One of the many breakout sessions I attended was focused on finances […]