In The News This Week…November 19

What to Do When a Good Employee Stops Trying to Grow

by Whitney Johnson

“The best managers know they’re supposed to give the people they lead challenging assignments to keep them interested and engaged. But what do you do when someone you manage gets to the top of their learning curve — and doesn’t really want to be pushed any further?”


by Paula Fernandes

“Women-owned firms are still in the minority, and the hurdles faced by women who have embraced entrepreneurship are vast and often very different than those experienced by their male counterparts. To shed light on some of these disparities, Business News Daily asked female CEOs about the key challenges women entrepreneurs face and how to overcome them.”


How to Deliver Bad News as a Manager

by Sheila Ingraham-Russell

“No one likes to receive bad news. But it sometimes seems harder to deliver than to receive it. If you do not know how to deliver bad news as a manager, it is time you learn before it is too late. Unfortunately, too many new or inexperienced managers find it so difficult that they tend to avoid sharing bad news altogether.”


How to Transform Poor Leaders into Good Leaders

by Lolly Daskal

“Poor leaders fail to lead by example. They often ask others to do things they don’t want to do themselves. It may even be unintended, but the result is a loss of respect. Demonstrate for them how the best leaders roll up their sleeves and lead by example, always in with their team, always walking their talk.”