Jennifer Shroyer

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5 Ways to Keep Employees From Checking Out on the Job

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Have you ever interacted with an employee at a local business who was checked-out? You know the type. You ask to pay, and they roll their eyes at you and act as if they're doing you a favor by taking your money.<p>Well, you're not alone. …

4 Keys to Coaching Underperforming Employees

Dealing with an employee who's struggling to keep up? These 4 simple steps will help you make your team stronger.<p>Winning leaders are those who coach good employees to become better people. These leaders equip their teams for success at work and at home.<p>Occasionally, though, leaders can get so …

5 Obstacles That Are Demotivating Your Employees

Employee motivation is vital for the continuing success and development of any business. However, motivators do not only include good salaries and …

There's Something About Mary: Why Hiring for Experience Doesn't Work

Want to find a diamond in the rough? Stop looking for candidates with experience in one specific function or industry. Instead, screen for an Achiever Pattern.<p>Who's the better candidate: someone who can do all of the work with half the skills and experience, or someone with a resume built of gold? …

Why mutual funds beat Obama’s myRA plan

There are a few problems with President Obama’s new retirement savings program, the myRA, but the biggest one may be that Americans have been able …

10 New Books You Need to Read This Year

From biographies to technical studies and step-by-step guides, here are 10 books that you should look for in the next few months.<p>Of course, we think you can learn a lot online. But, if you’re looking to take a deeper dive, there is often no substitute for the kind of thoughtful analysis you can get …

4 Ways That IBM’s Watson Could Transform How Humans Think And Make Decisions

By Jessica Leber4 minute Read<p>Terrell Jones, the founder of Travelocity and the founding chairman of Kayak.com, let the world in on a secret …

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