Management Tools

The Art of Leading Grieving Employees: Being an Adaptive Leader

Consider the following scenario: A business leader (let’s call him Lou) has been troubled by an employee (let’s call him Joe) whose performance was suffering. Lou noticed that Joe was becoming more and more unreliable—requesting days off without notice, often with just a phone call on the morning he was unable to come in. Joe’s appearance and overall attitude seemed to have … [Read more...]

Inventory Management Essentials Every Small Business Needs

It’s an email no small business owner wants to receive: a customer is upset because they received the wrong item in their order, or maybe they didn’t receive their order at all. While these sort of inventory mishaps are fairly common, they can be very stressful for small business owners, especially when it leads to problems for and with the customers. This is why if you own a … [Read more...]

4 Ways Entrepreneurs Can Improve Their IT Administration

One of the major things that can make or break a company is the efficiency and reliability of their IT administration. IT keeps your company running smoothly, so when your IT administration is operating effectively, your company’s productivity and efficiency is boosted. Because of this fact, you should look for ways to improve this department and to empower your team. Below are … [Read more...]