Tina Gabbard

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5 Difficult Conversations Managers Hate To Have

No employee wants to hear “you’re fired” or “you’re not getting a raise,” but it’s no picnic for the manager either.<p>From delivering poor performance reviews to telling someone that their coworkers have been complaining about them, no one likes to be the bearer of bad news, but as a manager, it’s …

Sexual Harassment

How to Keep Your Employees Motivated

Keeping employees motivated is important for brands for many reasons.<p>It improves productivity, raises the quality of work and makes the workplace a …

Employee Engagement

What You Should Do When Your Team’s Communication Falls Apart

You’re not a mind reader, but you’re likely working in a team where you wish you were. Here’s how to communicate better with them.<p>Regardless of our roles, most of us work in teams at one time or another. If we want to achieve our goals it takes coordination, cooperation, and collaboration to keep …

Leadership

Boost Employees' Engagement by Truly Inviting Their Feedback

5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>How’s your company doing? Are employees happy -- really?<p>Many organizations are struggling to develop a culture that's compelling enough to engage and retain their talent.<p>A 2012 Gallup study of workplaces in 140 countries found …

Employee Engagement

5 Simple Ways To Appreciate Employees

Appreciating your employees is an important part of engagement, because it lets them know that you notice all the hard work they’re doing.<p>You don’t …

The 10 Employee Engagement Metrics That Matter

When organizations get started measuring employee engagement, it can quickly become overwhelming.How do you know what to measure? Is one metric more …

The 3 Secrets To Improve Employee Motivation

Employee motivation isn’t very hard to get right, but, unfortunately, many companies are still stuck in the past.It’s not all about money. People …

The 7 Biggest Mistakes You Can Make as a Leader

Everyone makes mistakes, but leaders are accountable to a much higher standard for theirs. Avoid the following seven common mistakes made by leaders.<p>Leadership is a tricky path, and for inexperienced leaders, it can be intimidating. While every person's leadership style is unique, and no approach …

Team Building

10 Things Your Employees Aren't Telling You

There is a lot said outside the boss' office and not all of it pleasant. Find out if this is the chatter at your company.<p>There is almost an implied stand off between most executives and employees. Don't tell me what I don't want to hear and things will move along just fine. The problem for …

Employment

How to Become a Thought Leader People Will Actually Pay Attention To

<i>This post was originally published on FrontPageIt</i><p>Thought leader.<p>Influencer.<p>Expert.<p>Have you ever heard these terms and rolled your eyes?<p>I mean, they sound great. Who doesn't want to be seen as an influential leader? The frustrating part isn't the concept of becoming a thought leader or an …