How praising employees can backfire on your business

09/19/2011 | BNET

Some people believe the key to success is to build your employees' confidence, but research has found that too much praise can backfire, Margaret Heffernan writes. Focus instead on strategy, she recommends. "And when that succeeds, remember: it wasn't you, it was the strategic thinking that made you a winner," she writes.

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