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  • Mistakes of a micro manager
    5 Major mistakes of micro managers
    While people say that there is a time and place for everything, I cannot imagine that they were talking about a crazed micro manager. If you are not sure if you have ever worked for a micro manager, then you have never worked for one. The rest of...
  • Scotty McCreery loses his legal dispute with manager
    Scotty McCreery 'loses' legal dispute; 'American Idol' owes $240K to manager
    Scotty McCreery was involved in a legal dispute with his former manager, Todd Cassetty, and a jury’s verdict this week resulted in the “American Idol” star owing almost $240,000 to the music industry expert. Although it may...
  • Providing actionable feedback: Coaching for change
    Providing actionable feedback: Coaching for change
    How do you provide feedback to your employees? Does your organization provide scheduled check ins with each employee throughout the year? Or are you caught in the cycle of annual performance reviews that often leave both the manager and employee...
  • System Explorer Makes Windows System Exploration Easier
    "System Explorer" Allows Windows System Exploration Easily
    If you use a PC, you likely have some iteration of Windows as an operating system--and, while more of the commonly known functionality has been explored, there is still much within the Windows OS that can be known. Windows own Task Manager allows...
  • ApplyForJobs_WeGotFired.COM
    Hiring 212: How to minimize unsuccessful hires
    Turnover is a part of every business; unless you work at Google...Google rocks.If you're not attracting amazing applicants with 80k internships, economic relief through free employee housing, or a coveted stress-free daily commute, then keep...
  • Available positions for operations manager
    Available positions for operations manager
    The New York City Administration for Children's Services (ACS) has two Operations Manager positions available. The civil service title is called Administrative Juvenile Counselor. The starting salary for these positions are $49,492.00 to $136...
  • Getting to know the team
    Even introverts can be taken seriously at work: Part 3
    Finding that perfect spot where you work well without changing too much of whom you are should be a joint collaboration with the company you work for. Here are a few tips for managers to help meet you in the middle:There are a lot of different...
  • advent2013eight
    Journey to the Manger: Advent, December 8, 2013
    Advent means coming or arrival. The celebration of Advent by Christians is the anticipation of the coming of the Christ Child as well as his anticipated return as Christ the King.Come here daily in December for your Journey to the Manger. Readings...
  • Francona named finalist to AL Manager of Year Award
    Francona named finalist to AL Manager of Year award
    The Indians had high hopes for Terry Francona, the two-time World Series winner formerly with the Boston Red Sox, when the team hired him following the Tribe's disastrous 2012 campaign.Now, he's the only member of the Indians with a chance...
  • Rick Renteria
    Cubs name Renteria as Manager
    After interviews with a few candidates, and being rejected by their number one choice, Yankees Manager Joe Girardi, the Cubs have finally decided on their 53rd manager in their history, and that is 51-year-old Rick Renteria. He spent the past 6...
  • Bill Humbert, RecruiterGuy - Consultant, Author, and Public Speaker
    It all began very innocently on Halloween in Salt Lake City
    It was Halloween in 1992 and a Salt Lake City company decided to create one of those new Recruiting Departments. While the President did not know exactly what responsibilities were going to be required, he did have someone in mind to lead his new...
  • Dale Sveum
    Cubs fire Sveum as Manager
    On November 17, 2011, Dale Sveum became the 52nd manager in the team’s history. He knew when he accepted the job that there would be constant roster turnover in hopes of improving the farm system among other reasons. His main job was to help...
  • Charlie Manuel
    Phillies push Manuel out earlier than deserved
    The Philadelphia Phillies removed manager Charlie Manuel on Aug. 16, two months ahead of the projected schedule. Since the Phillies only had Manuel under contract for the rest of the year, they were expected to let him walk after this lost season...
  • Following a good leader
    Love your employees before you lose them: Part 2
    Chapter two of “Love ‘Em or Lose ‘Em” discusses how important it is for managers to know and understand that it is not only their responsibility to try to keep their employees, but to understand that the factors that keep...
  • MMA manager Brett Atchley is hoping to clear his name
    MMA manager Brett Atchley making positive life changes
    Brett Atchley, president of Addison Sports Management and Media, said on July 7 in an exclusive interview with Long Island MMA Examiner Eric Holden that the recent backlash he received from the WMMA community may have been a blessing in disguise,...