Too Many Meetings Suffocate Morale & Productivity

Too many meetings suffocate morale and productivity getty Early stage companies have many demands on an employee’s time. From getting the product built to marketing for new customers to getting the capital lined up, it is a never ending battle to fit in all that work in a limited amount of time. But what is … Read more

Why Situational Leadership Is More Relevant Than Ever

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. The 1959 classic film Ben-Hur is frequently cited as one of the best movies of all time (watch it if you haven’t). At one point before the epic chariot race scene, the Sheikh introduces Charlton Heston’s character Judah Ben-Hur to the four horses he’ll be racing. The … Read more

4 Reasons Why You Need to Stop Micromanaging Your Team

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Employees all over the world work in a constantly changing and evolving work environment. While leaders and managers should focus on ways to improve their team’s overall work experience, they should also not forget about upgrading their leadership strategies. Micromanagement has been widely used in terms of … Read more

The Best Managers Have These 6 Skills

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. The Great Resignation is still unfolding around the world. And with headlines touting that recent quitters are feeling happy with their decision, more and more people are considering their options. Poor managers have long been a driver of resignations — nearly two-thirds of people quit their boss, … Read more

How Your Business Can Make It Through the Labor Shortage

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Most people thought that “The Great Resignation” and the labor crisis would be a temporary issue. But not only has the situation not recovered, it is getting worse. 428,000 jobs were added in May 2022, to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, participation in the labor force declined … Read more

The 3 Most Common Excuses for a Lack of Innovation – and How You Can Conquer Them

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. “We are focusing on something else right now.” “We already focus on innovation, but we call it something else.” “We already have a strategy for innovation.” “That’s not my job.” While challenges for companies vary, excuses for a lack of innovation are always surprisingly similar. Below are … Read more

3 Costly Mistakes Leaders Make When Trying To Resolve Conflicts

Many leaders have been in a situation where there was a proverbial elephant in the room. In the workplace, the default course of action is to tiptoe around the elephant. Anxious about a potential confrontation, leaders are often afraid they’ll be misunderstood or perhaps worried that they’ll somehow make the situation worse by speaking up. … Read more