Archive for April 29th, 2009

Management Tactic #18: Pay Your Employees to Quit

The first time I read about this tactic, I was awstruck by the audacity of it. There’s a company out there (maybe more than one–I only read about the one) that pays employees to quit after one month on the job. Picture this scenario: You get hired at a company. You go through training for […]


Management Tactic #52: Lunch

I’ll keep this short and simple: If you’re going out for a business lunch, decide what you’re going to eat before you get there. Go online to get the menu if necessary. The last thing you want during a lunch when you need to be “on” is to spend 5 minutes poring over the menu […]