Managing Employees

Why You Need HR for a Small Business

Dahna M. Chandler
Like most small business owners, you're used to handling all business activities yourself. This includes all HR tasks. In fact, 54% of small businesses handle HR in house. But owners usually give HR work to staff with little practice... Continue

Younger Generations Leading the Remote Working Charge

The Hartford & Kelly Spors
Recent weeks have seen a surge in business owners and their employees working remotely. The social distancing and self-isolation tactics meant to slow the spread of COVID-19 have seen millions turn to remote working, taking advantage of... Continue

How to Deal With Difficult Employees

Mike Kelly
As much as you might want to gripe about your difficult employees holding your business back, their performance is largely based on your management. Learn how to deal with difficult employees because it's your responsibility to do... Continue

7 HR Apps Your Employees Will Love

Gene Marks
It's a growing economy, and the labor pool is very tight. Keeping your employees motivated, productive, and loyal is critical because you know as well as I do that losing just one or two can have a significant impact on your operations.... Continue

How to Coach Employees Who Want a Raise

Felicia Sullivan
Remember the days when you kept your head down, worked hard, and hoped for the financial best? With "best" being defined as a meager 2 to 4% annual raise, which wasn't even guaranteed, and if you were lucky enough to receive a raise, the... Continue