Fire insubordinate worker, despite complaint

  • May 22, 2011

Employees who complain about discrimination or harassment are protected from retaliation. But some of them mistakenly believe that complaining makes them invincible....

Take careful notes during all exit interviews

  • February 20, 2011

Employees often reveal their true feelings during an exit interview, and they frequently wind up burning bridges in the process. Smart employers take notes during exit...

Fire the liar?

  • January 19, 2011

Question: My husband listed a four-year degree on his resume, even though he only has a two-year degree.  When he was truthful about his education, he was not...

3 reasons to fire a prima donna

  • December 16, 2010

If you’re a leader who employs a prima donna (one who produces great results but alienates everyone), what should you do? It’s simple. Bite the bullet and...