Got an Abusive Boss? Here’s How to Deal with Harassment

Organizational performance is strong when employees are managed properly. In turn, employees perform well and they are confident in their employers. So it was disturbing when someone asked me what to do about an abusive boss. Here’s how to win over an abusive boss.

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U.S. Tech Jobs Decline In 2009, But Less Than Other Sectors

Study shows the U.S. high-tech industry lost four percent of its jobs – 245,600 workers – in 2009.

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Google vs. Microsoft-Yahoo Heats Up – Indirectly

There seems to be a misconception that recent upgrades on Facebook imply an intensified competition with Google. Well, yes and no.

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Why Proposed Washington Income Tax Will Kill Jobs

A Washington income tax would discourage investment in the creation of jobs, and it emboldens more bad behavior by spend-and-tax legislators.

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How China-Google Controversy Affects Business, Government Security

More fireworks between China and Google. But this time it was from Chinese state media aimed at Google, Apple, Yahoo, Microsoft, Cisco Systems and Facebook. The Chinese journalists wanted the government to “to punish severely the pawns” of the U.S. government. The tech firms were accused of spying on China.

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Will Goldman’s Scandal Prompt Cultural Changes on Wall Street?

A government agency’s triumph over Goldman Sachs in the controversial derivatives deal underscores the fear of many Americans that the market is rigged against them because Wall Street is a haven for questionable behavior.

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Invigorate Sales with 11 Customer Retention, Referral Tips

How to attract and keep brand evangelists with customer service and word-of-mouth advertising.

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Small Business Tax Tips for Your 2009 Federal Return

Unless you have too many write-offs or your small business lost money last year, filing your 2009 federal return might be more pleasant this year.

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Vital in SEO — Google’s Tips to Increase Download Speed

How fast does your Web site download? Google announced that it determines site rankings, in part, by download speed.

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Marketing to Women? Study Says More Love Social Media

Compared to men, women have become bigger users of social media — with one caveat — LinkedIn. LinkedIn is slightly more of a male bastion. Here’s a look at the history of social media.

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Seattle business consultant Terry Corbell provides high-performance management services and strategies.