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20 Proven Tips For First-Time Managers

Becoming a manager for the first time is exciting. You’re being recognized for your hard work and moving up the corporate ladder. But...

20 Proven Grand Opening Ideas For Small Businesses

Your business’s grand opening is a very exciting — and important, and nerve-wracking — time. It’s vital to get it just right in...

The 14 Best Free Schedule Maker Tools In 2019

Discover the 8 best work schedule makers for restaurants and learn why certain features are more important than others.

4 Examples Of Performance Reviews That Inspire Greatness

Few tasks create anxiety among managers and employees like the performance review. Managers struggle to balance positive feedback with ...

Employee Discipline Best Practices For Small Businesses

No manager likes to deal with employee discipline, but it is an essential part of the job. When the need arises for this type of…

What’s The Best Work Schedule App For My Team?

Discover the 13 best work schedule apps and find out why only one can really make managing—not just scheduling—so much easier.

The 27 Best Exit Interview Questions To Improve Your Business

Exit interview questions are a powerful tool for getting direct answers about your company. Sling’s experts show you the twenty best ...

On-The-Job Training Advice For Small Business

On-the-job training provides a host of benefits your small business can’t find anywhere else. Your team members will better serve you...

Employee Absenteeism | The Straightforward Manager’s Guide

Employee absenteeism can have a serious impact on your business. It may not seem like such a negative thing at first — everyone has e...

How To Create A Weekly Schedule Template

Need to schedule your employees? Don’t reinvent the wheel every time. Let the experts at Sling show you how to create your own weekly...

8 Expert Tips For Handling Time-Off Requests

Learn 8 tips for handling your business’s time-off requests and discover one solution that makes the whole process easier.

The Best Way to Calculate Work Hours: A Must-Have Guide

Struggling to keep up with payroll? Let the experts at Sling show you a better way to calculate work hours (hint: a scheduling tool mak...

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