Kelly Santos

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Why Letting Employees Be Themselves Is So Darn Good for Business

A study shows that letting employees be themselves decreases turnover and increases customer satisfaction.<p>If you missed this jam when it lit up the web back in 2009, it’s not too late to buckle up and enjoy. (Behold rapping flight attendant David Holmes in the video below.)<p>Holmes is an oft-cited …

13 Types of Job Applicants You Should Never Hire

Beware of candidates like the Chatterbox, the Chameleon, and the Mobile Device Maven, whose behavior during the hiring process portend the disastrous effect they could have on your company.<p>There are some clichés that, though old and somewhat tired, still ring true in the workplace. A company’s …

New-Hire Training: 'You Owe It to Your Employees to Train Them Correctly' | Inc.com

10 Reasons Employees Really Care About Their Jobs

Want your employees to really care? First you have to really care about them.<p>What makes a job more than just a list of duties?<p>Caring.<p>Pay is important. Benefits are important. But pay and benefits are also expected; what makes employees go the extra mile is the feeling of belonging to a team, of …

11 Interview Questions You Wouldn't Think to Ask--But Should

Does an out of the box question help you make better hires? These companies think so.<p>Everyone wants to make better hiring decisions. Most people focus on how well candidates perform in the interview: In theory, if you ask the right questions, you'll get answers that will give you insight into what …

Technology in the Kitchen

I sometimes wonder what people from generations before ours would think if they could see how technology today has infiltrated our lives. It’s all …

Sbarro, Taco Bell, and McDonald's Are Among Nation's Least Favorite Fast Food Chains

Americans really hate <b>Sbarro</b>: The mall food court pizza slinger has been named the worst chain in the country. According to a new <i>Consumer Reports</i> fast-food survey, out of <b>65 chains</b>, Sbarro is the nation's least favorite. Survey takers complained that the "food wasn't fresh" and that they didn't "get …

Consumer Reports' best and worst fast food lists may surprise you

When it comes to fast food, the "food" is becoming more important than it used to be. More and more, quality is valued above price with many patrons, according to a new Consumer Reports fast food survey. And when it comes to diners' preferences, biggest and cheapest isn't always best.<p>In a report …

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Must-read business news, delivered every morning.<p>Must-read business news, delivered every morning.<p>A former White House staffer alleges there is a …

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Forget the IPO. Taking a company public can help create a legacy that will ...<p>Forget the IPO. Taking a company public can help create a legacy that …

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Pantry Essentials: All About Dijon Mustard

The first time I saw a mustard field in full bloom was from the window of a car during a family vacation in France. It was an extraordinary sight; mustard flowers are a stunningly bright shade of yellow, and to see them blanketing the landscape beneath a vibrant blue sky is to feel for a moment as …

Finalists: Your Best Recipe with Potatoes

The Finalists are in, and we want to know -- which recipe is your pick for Your Best Recipe with Potatoes?<p>We've tested and tasted our way through the recipes for Your Best Recipe with Potatoes, and have emerged with two promising finalists: Wonder Fries from vvvanessa and Scalloped Potatoes with …

Easy Roasted Brussels Sprouts Recipe

The key to roasting Brussels sprouts is to use the full-on, frontal-assault, no-prisoners-taken, blast-the-sh*t-out-of-'em approach, a.k.a. very high heat. This allows the exteriors of the sprouts to caramelize and brown, producing sweet by-products, while at the same time making sure that they …

Christmas Headquarters

Your guide to eating, drinking, and carrying on through the holidays.<p>The Main Event<p>How to make the best ham, roasts, and more.<p>Apps & Sips<p>To tide yourself over 'til dinner and deal with overzealous relatives.<p>Sides to the Front<p>Let's be honest: They're the best part of dinner.<p>All the Cookies & Desserts<p>…

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