Magazine article Workforce Management

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Magazine article Workforce Management

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WORKFORCE. COM March 17, 2008

Verbal abuse as a workforce strategy

Workforce Management editor John Hollon writes: "I've worked for a few screamers in my career, and for some over-the-top, intimidating bullies, too. The worst one was this short, stocky guy who used to love to stand and glare, clenched fists at his side as if he was ready to punch you. He didn't scream much, but when he did, it was a full-on string of your typical obscenities delivered in a full-throated roar. As a bad manager, he was the complete and total package."

Escape from 'Excel hell'

For companies seeking a release from the tortures of manually calculating sales commissions, sales incentive management software can be a godsend. It has been available for about six years, but it is finally taking off now that companies have begun to offer "software as a service" and hosted solutions that are priced much lower than the original high-end, on-premises software.

E-learning hits its stride

Despite some differing numbers, two widely regarded and independent reports on the training market in the U. …

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