U.S. manufacturing output rose for a second straight month in March, a sign of recovery from a long winter.» Read More
Most stress is about change, whether good or bad. So how do you handle stress?
Tempting as it may be, you should resist the impulse to follow Greg Smith’s lead when leaving your job – assuming you still wish have a career that is.
The stock market will be closed this Friday in observance of Good Friday, but the government is still scheduled to release its March jobs report at the end of the week.
In this book excerpt the author writes, "This book is for you whether you are a highly accomplished leader, perhaps the CEO of a large company, or an emerging leader who wants to understand how the best leaders infuse valuable energy into their organization."
The author writes, "We live in a service economy. We give more of our money to companies that get service right. We make serious commitments to take care of our customers, and yet we’re still, for the most part, falling short. Service excellence is rare."
Since it opened its first store on May 19, 2001, Apple has redefined the customer experience and built unprecedented customer loyalty. A big part of Apple’s success is its commitment to training all of its employees to follow the “five steps of service” in every interaction.
A bad interviewer can do damage to a company’s reputation, not to mention inadvertently lose potential talent.
The author writes, "Our fixation is on leaders. We assume that they have the keys to the kingdom, that they have most if not all of the power and influence, and that they make the decisions that most matter. Wrong."
The recovery has been painfully slow, and Americans naturally look for the silver lining in new economic numbers. Yet, thirty-three months since the "recovery" officially started, and the unemployment rate still hasn’t fallen below 8.3 percent. Unfortunately, the recent “good news” on the drop in initial unemployment insurance claims and job number increases don’t mean what reporters think they mean.
One in five American workers say they don't know what their chief executive looks like.
A survey by theFIT finds that when most employees are taking sick days they are actually telling the truth.
What was it that enabled Shackleton and his teammates to overcome extreme adversity and return without loss of life? This author is convinced that it was much more than luck. He believes their survival was the result of certain leadership strategies - strategies can be used by leaders in any organization facing today's unprecedented levels of turbulence, ambiguity, and uncertainty.
The United States new found abundance of natural gas has set off a manufacturing revival that could spell jobs for many citizens in different sectors.
Americans are feeling better about the economy, according to the latest CNBC All-America Economic Survey, but still have deep-seated concerns that present problems for both parties in the presidential election.
If the U.S. Supreme Court finds the Obama mandatory health insurance law constitutional "it's going to basically bankrupt the states," Texas Gov. Rick Perry tells CNBC.
Some nations around the globe are in considerably worse debt positions than others. Here are nations with the world's greatest debts.
"Veterans have led in the field; they can lead in a factory or research facility. Veterans believe in getting the job done and doing it in the right way," writes GE Chairman and CEO Jeff Immelt.
The transition from serving in the U.S. Armed Forces to working in the private sector can be a difficult one.
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