Unhappy Employees: Why There’s So Much Workplace Unhappiness and How to Fix It

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A number of recent studies have found large numbers of unhappy employees who are disengaged with their jobs, disconnected from their company’s mission, and have an unhealthy relationship with their work. But the news isn’t all gloom-and-doom—and there are clear, practical steps employers can take to improve employee happiness.

Bad Leadership: The Signs, The Impact, and The Cure

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U.S. companies are facing a crisis of bad leadership, and it’s costing them in terms of lost employee trust, excessive turnover, and ultimately poorer business performance. The good news is that companies with strong leadership are thriving, and their experience provides a guide to fixing the problems.

How to Resolve the Return-to-the-Office Dilemma

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Few topics have garnered as much attention and coverage in the business press recently as return-to-the-office plans. Many corporations want employees back at the office after years of virtual presence. Many employees, having grown accustomed to working remotely and avoiding the commute, are resisting. To achieve a win-win for both business performance and employee satisfaction, managers are figuring out the need to take steps such as making a compelling case for returning to the office.

How to Talk to Your Manager About Team Building

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Do you love taking part in team building activities? Would you like your company to do more of them? Are you unsure about how to approach your manager about this? If your answers are all “yes,” this post is for you!