Famous Dave's of America, Inc. has appointed Wilson Craft as CEO of the company. Craft is currently executive vice president of operations for LongHorn Steakhouse and embarks on his new role next month.
To avoid adopting routines that stall productivity and innovation, companies need to discuss their strategies on a regular basis. Key employees from all levels should take part in the discussions, and issues addressed should include the three most important accomplishments in the past 90 days and the three most important shortcomings during that period.
A workplace bully can undermine co-workers and cause turnover. Victims not only can become physically ill from stress, but can suffer depression, anxiety and post-traumatic stress disorder -- prompting new research of the situation and some lawmakers to propose legal remedies.