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#652 Weekly Check In Meeting with Employees

If you want to stay on top of your business have a one on one weekly check in meeting with employees.…

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Posted by Joel Brookman in Management, managing people, Podcasts.

#651 Know When to Manage People Out

Not everyone you hire ends up being a good fit. It’s important to know when to manage people out.

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Posted by Joel Brookman in Management, managing people, Podcasts.

#649 Training New People

When you consider the long term cost of an employee and their potential productivity, why would you not spend resources on training new people?…

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Posted by Joel Brookman in hiring, Management, managing people, Podcasts.

5 Ways to Ensure Employees are Working in the Best Interest of the Organization

Recently I brought my family to a nice restaurant where we frequently dine. The food was wonderful as always, but the service on this particular night was atrocious. The waiter was condescending, he was nasty to my children, and he succeeded in putting a damper on what should have been a wonderful evening. On my way out I shared my experience with the manager. He confided in me that they had lost four servers over the past month and out of desperation, had made some bad decisions in bringing their replacements on board. It got me thinking about how critical it is to have the “right” people in a business.…

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Posted by Joel Brookman in eliminate negativity, expectations drive behavior, hiring, interviewing, Management.

#552 Ground Rules

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The most effective managers set ground rules up front.…

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Posted by Joel Brookman in accountability, Communication, expectations drive behavior, Management, Podcasts.

#397 Evaluate Employees

90SecondNavigator-AlbumArt Consider hiring a 3rd party to evaluate employees.…

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Posted by Joel Brookman in Management, managing people, Podcasts, success.

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