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The Secret to Growing a Great Team Around You

Written for EO by Gareth Williams, founder of YellowDog. When you launch a business on your own, you don’t need to worry about anyone’s performance apart from your own. As your business grows, you recruit talent to work with you. You make key hires and start building your team. But that’s just the beginning. How do you assess how your new team… Read more »

How to Conquer the Team Building Stigma (And Why You Need To)

When you think team building, what springs to mind? Embarrassing games? Trust falls? Facilitators who break into songs and cheers? It’s almost embarrassing to think that company leaders believe these activities could promote teamwork. If this is your idea of team building, let me apologize. I’ll be the first to admit that these exercises happen every day at… Read more »

6 Keys to Building a Winning Startup Team

Did you know every job opening attracts around 250 resumes? And that number can feel like hundreds more if you’re in the midst of starting your own company and searching for the perfect startup team. Before you begin reviewing candidates, consider this checklist of tips for developing a top team. Choose Experts. Whatever area you’re looking… Read more »

Empower Your Team to Free Yourself

Scott Maloney recognized a need to empower his team when he acknowledged his need to pursue travel, leadership and volunteer goals outside of his business. He was determined to create a firm staffed with empowered employees.