100 Motivational Quotes for Employees

100 Motivational Quotes for Employees

Here are 100 quotes from some of the most successful and inspirational people around the world. Use this list of simple yet powerful motivational quotes for employees to inspire teamwork and positivity. In fact, why not use them to start meetings?

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The New Rules of Managing in a Crisis

The New Rules of Managing in a Crisis

Managing a team that works from home is challenging but not impossible. Here are seven practical tips to help you manage in a crisis, take care of yourself, and help your team succeed. 

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Surviving and Thriving When Working From Home

Surviving and Thriving When Working From Home

If you're new to working from home, I get it. Even though I've worked from home for years, I have to say I liked it better when it was my idea. We'll get through this. To help you stay healthy, hopeful, productive and energized, I wrote down this...

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How Smart Managers Deal With Office Gossip

How Smart Managers Deal With Office Gossip

If you want to grow your team, attract the best talent and improve office morale -- preferably by Friday -- you’re going to have to put an end to office gossip. Sound impossible? It isn’t. Here are five strategies and some practical tips to help you...

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Interview Red Flags No Manager Should Ignore

Interview Red Flags No Manager Should Ignore

Have you ever been so eager to fill a job that you overlooked some things--or ignored your own instincts?  The key to avoiding bad hiring decisions: Arm yourself ahead of time by knowing the most common (and revealing) interview red flags. Here's a...

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When You (Badly) Need a Bereavement Day

When You (Badly) Need a Bereavement Day

No matter how bright, capable and motivated you are, you're going to have those moments when you just can't get unstuck. That's where I found myself last Tuesday afternoon. Then I realized why.

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How HR Leaders Can Attract Top Talent

How HR Leaders Can Attract Top Talent

Do you find it difficult to attract and keep great employees?  You can make noticeable improvements in your recruiting and hiring without spending a fortune—and engage your existing employees in the process. Here are five strategies to help you...

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What Every CEO Needs to Understand About Company Culture

What Every CEO Needs to Understand About Company Culture

You don't have to be a CEO to improve your company culture or enjoy this post—but if you are the CEO, here's a framework to help you maximize your impact.

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Necessary Endings, Exciting Beginnings

Necessary Endings, Exciting Beginnings

If you want to succeed at business or life, you've got to be willing to shake things up—to change course when necessary, no matter how hard it seems or how it looks to the outside world. In that spirit, I've decided to take Monday-Morning Pep...

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9 Signs Your Company Culture Is Too Nice

9 Signs Your Company Culture Is Too Nice

I never realized a company culture could be too nice—until several years ago when one of my peers said something about being "too blessed to be stressed." No you're not. And cut that out.  A happy workplace is wonderful—but a culture of nice spells...

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