From a few weeks of paid leave to unlimited time off, companies take varying approaches to accommodating their employees’ maternity and paternity leaves.
Categories Leadership & Culture
Great leadership boils down to managing one key startup asset: your people.
You can’t expect to hire engaged startup employees off the bat -- your job is to manage them so they’re inspired to work harder, stay loyal and meet company goals. But hiring, firing and managing take practice; few of us are born managers. Plus, every decision you make (good or bad) helps set the tone for your company culture. That's a lot of responsibility. Are you up to the task?
While there’s no need for many companies to be based in the same location any longer, good management skills are still important.
There’s a lot of pressure surrounding your first hire. Consider this advice before signing on the dotted line.
Work on enhancing these personal qualities to improve your success in work and life.