employee motivation

They say great leaders rise to the top in times of trouble. Discover--and adopt--the 9 smart tactics this adventurer used to keep his team inspired under extreme circumstances.

"Startup" isn't just a new business. As a busy business owner, here's how you can successfully manage the startup projects you deal with every day.

Praising your employees won't help them be more effective. Instead, learn how to use the right ratio of criticism and praise to help them succeed.

If your company could use a sales boost, it may be time to get your priorities straight. Find out why happy employees lead to happy customers, which lead to a healthy bottom line.

Many small-business owners think giving cash rewards to employees is the ultimate motivator. They couldn't be more wrong.

Don't waste time and money on employee motivation ideas that don't work. Here are ideas that work and won't break your budget.

Harvard lecturer and author explains how his "own your own space" principle can turn your employees into star performers.

Most business owners manage employees based on their intrinsic beliefs about people. What's your management style?

A business school study shows it's natural for people to shift focus as they get closer to their goal. Here's how to keep them on task.

What are the best ways to measure and increase employee engagement? Young entrepreneurs offer their tips.