Disciplining and Firing - Page: 3

How to Fire Someone Without Getting Sued (Infographic)

Dismissals can sometimes backfire, leading to taxing legal clashes. That's why it's crucial to have your bases covered.

Geoff Weiss

· 1 min read

4 Secrets to Firing Your First Employee

Know the rules, provide evidence and conduct the termination in a thoughtful and caring manner.

Heather R. Huhman

· 5 min read

Barbara Corcoran: I Used to Fire 25 Percent of My Sales Team Each Year

The 'Shark Tank' star knows a thing or two about how to fire someone. After all, she made it an annual, company-wide practice at her real-estate firm.

Geoff Weiss

· 2 min read

How Hiring and Firing Employees Is Just Like Poker

When do you go 'all in' on talent or fold the hand you are dealt?

Adam Toren

· 4 min read

Keep Your Promises and Other Must-Read Business Tips

A look at how to be a better leader, communicate with potential clients, keep your customers happy and more advice for business owners.

Brian Patrick Eha

· 4 min read

10 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Letting an Employee Go

Every time you are tempted to fire an employee, use it as an opportunity to look in the mirror and learn. The fact that an employee isn't performing according to your expectations may not be his problem, but yours.

Lisa Girard

· 6 min read

Nightmare on Main Street: Workers That Can Sap Your Soul

A horror-story employee can turn a high-performing team into zombies. Here's how to recognize this familiar plot line.

Chris McIntyre

· 4 min read

How to Protect Your Business from a Rogue Employee

As movie studios go after those who've illegally uploaded their content to the Internet, business owners should determine their recourse should an employee cross the line on your dime.

5 Problem Employees and What You Can Do About Them

Small companies aren't immune from workplace behavior problems. Here's what to do about them.

Gwen Moran

· 7 min read

7 Steps to Defuse Workplace Tension

Don't let unresolved conflict poison your office.

Dr. David G. Javitch

· 4 min read

Motivating Gen X, Gen Y Workers

A primer on how to get the most out of younger employees

Dr. David G. Javitch

· 4 min read

Layoffs: Who Stays, and Who Goes?

Assess what makes your company profitable, and who makes it happen.

Chris Penttila

· 3 min read