Leading a team meeting? The worst way to start off is to ask everyone to introduce themselves and include their titles. Job titles can intimidate, mislead and confuse others. They immediately call teammates’ attention to inequalities that can breed resentment. Instead, ask individuals to identify the skills they can contribute to the team’s overall strength.
Thousands of employers have been snared in the IRS's all-out initiative to increase employment-tax audits—its first such initiative in 25 years. A main target: the tax treatment and reporting of employee fringe benefits....Click here to find out more.