How to Encourage Your Staff to Be Its Best

How to Encourage Your Staff to Be Its Best Avatar Posted by smpayton under Human Resources
From 1057 days ago
Made Hot by: sundaydriver on January 8, 2013 3:15 pm
Encouraging, not berating, helps your staff blossom and your company grow. These tips will help you be a better encourager in your small business.


Written by smpayton
1056 days ago


Listening is key! And it's a good skill for anyone. But don't just listen: take action on their suggestions.


Written by tcamba
1056 days ago

Be a good listener. This is one of the most important skills that an entrepreneur should develop but it is mostly overlooked. Let your employees speak their minds and who knows you can uncover the best motivating factor.

Written by smpayton
1057 days ago

Thanks Sian!

Written by Sian Phillips
1057 days ago

Great post Susan. The carrot certainly does work better than the stick I think. You've made some great suggestions - hopefully some bosses take them onboard as they'll see far better results.

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