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    Solutions to Managing Negative Workplace Behaviors

    Managing employees is no easy task. Individuals' personalities clash, conflicts arise, and differences of opinions can all get in the way of productivity. It is up to the company to keep its work environment pleasant and its operations running smoothly. It is beneficial to have established protocols in place to deal with the challenges of managing your workforce.

    Busting Through Writer’s Block: Giving Employee Feedback Without Losing Your Mind!

    Employee performance appraisals are imperative for many businesses to function smoothly, as they ensure that everyone is communicating and doing their job at an optimal level of performance and efficiency. However, sometimes it is difficult to give employee feedback – wording something incorrectly can cause misunderstanding and may even come across as offensive, even if that was not the intention. If an employee is struggling with their performance, it is important to clearly phrase their need for improvement in a positive light to avoid any...

    The 360 Degree Review

    Does your company include 360 degree reviews in their employee appraisal process? The popularity of this approach to employee evaluations continues to grow. There are clear benefits of this approach to the complete evaluation of employee performance. Oftentimes, the result is a more holistic view of the employee's work, as their peers may see strengths or areas for improvement that their manager may overlook.

    Build Up Your Employees’ Confidence

    Confidence does not always come easily but once your employees gain self-confidence it can assist them in every aspect of their life. Confidence is both internal and external. This means people see your employees as your employees see themselves. If they don’t believe in themselves first, no one will believe that they have the confidence to succeed.

    Can Your Employees Talk to You?

    How approachable is your upper management? If there is a gap between employees and management, that can mean a lack of communication. No organization wants that, as communication is one of the most important working aspects within a company. Don’t inhibit your core goals. As soon as communication ceases to exist between employees and management, the company will stop functioning properly in achieving such goals. Allowing open communication and having management that is approa

    Dealing with Conflict in the Workplace

    It is said often that the time spent with coworkers surpasses time spent with anyone else, including family. Typically we work 8-9 hours a day often in a location surrounded by virtual strangers who we grow to know through stressful occupational projects and social interaction. Taking in society’s increased connectivity, that work day tends to last late into the evening or early morning hours as well. Maintaining

    Quality Over Quantity

    Is your company so rushed to get a product out that the quality declines and your employees turn into programmable robots?
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