March 19, 2015
A CEO’s character can change a company’s culture, the way it operates, and its performance.
March 3, 2015
Large chains that compete too aggressively against small businesses may suffer the wrath of consumers.
February 25, 2015
The joys and struggles that leaders experience at home have a major impact on their attitudes at work, as well as on their subordinates’ moods and performance.
February 18, 2015
Establishing a profile on Wikipedia can be a boon for companies, but managers must forge ties with the site’s contributors rather than relying on typical marketing strategies.
February 10, 2015
Although personal relationships among coworkers are usually viewed as positive, excessive socialization can lead to a decline in team performance.
February 6, 2015
Being honest about the expenses that go into developing and distributing a product can increase sales and enhance a firm’s bond with consumers.
January 29, 2015
Firms that make an effort to be responsible are rewarded more than those that seek only to make money.
January 22, 2015
The loss in stock value and trading volume for companies targeted by phishing scams proves that firms have plenty to lose from these high-tech attacks.
January 15, 2015
A chief executive with a diverse background usually brings innovation and new ideas to a company, but the shake-up doesn’t necessarily pay off.
January 7, 2015
While compensating managers generously might induce more of them to stay, paying anyone too much can upset the balance of the executive suite.