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5 Cs Of Servant Leadership

Leadership is not about telling people what to do. A true leader is one who knows how to serve, insists Vijay Eswaran, author of "Two Minutes from the Abyss: 11 Pillars of Life Management"

6 Facets Of Human Needs That Drive Business Success

Jeanet Wade shares the six facets of human needs leaders must take into account in order to expect teams to perform at the highest level possible.

The Battle For Your Marketing Dollars: PPC Or SEO – Or Both?

Many small businesses began to move their marketing budgets away from SEO and towards PPC advertising when they fully bought the line that SEO was dead. But Jerome Swanson of Titan Digital says SEO is not dead - it was still essential to good website ranking and traffic generation.

4 Creative Ways To Finance Your Growing Business

When evaluating one financing option or another, always try to think about both the cost and, perhaps more importantly, what the money is going to allow you to do, shares Krista Morgan, CEO and co-founder of P2BInvestor.

5 Ways Small Business Owners Can Improve Their Agility In The New Year

The New Year brings new events that may positively or negatively affect your business. Known events are possible to plan for in advance. Taffy Williams, author of "Think Agile: How Smart Entrepreneurs Adapt in Order to Succeed" shares some agile activities may help you be more prepared in the New Year.

The Three Golden Rules Of Logistics

Logistics is an integral part of starting your own e-commerce business. Simone Baret of Fastlane International shares three golden rules every retailer should follow when setting up their business online.

Launching Your First Business Event? Here Are Four Key Areas To Watch.

Launching your first business event can be an exciting yet daunting prospect if you’re a start-up or SME. These four crucial details will help you nail it.

Keeping Your Overheads Down When You Travel For Business

Travelling for business can become an expensive affair, especially when you have to do it quite often. If you are having trouble managing your travel expenses, you will find the following tips helpful.

Seven Things Your Customers Can Do Better Than You

If you think your customers exist solely to “buy your stuff,” you’re missing a huge part of the picture. Bill Lee, author of The Hidden Wealth of Customers, says your customers are uniquely equipped to influence your product development, sing your praises, and even close sales for you. He describes seven things they can do better than you.

Here’s Why Office Workers Say They Would Like To Wear A Uniform to Work

As fashion changes and our country becomes more progressive, so too does standards of office attire. Rob Wilson, CEO of Employco USA shares his tips for employers and employees when it comes to the dress code.

The 5 Main Conflict Management Styles And How They Affect Resolution

S willingness to understand your conflict management style is an essential component of good leadership; while much of how someone engages in conflict is due to personal temperament and personality, identifiable styles do exist. Here are a handful of them.

Can We Prevent Everyday Conflicts?

Tim Scudder explores how conflict, both at work and at home, can actually be an opportunity to resolve long-standing issues and help you lead more fulfilling and productive lives.

4 Emerging Concepts & Trends In Social Media Marketing

Marketing to Millennials? Tech Entrepreneur Identifies Opportunities for Businesses

5 Tips For Effective Networking

Whether you’re new to networking or have tried it and decided it’s not for you, Amanda Lambert shares some tips for finding a way to make the most out of networking and leave with an armful of leads.

Breakroom Basics And Beyond

By Lea Schneider Building a great working team is a goal for every company. As you work toward that goal, keep in mind that your...

Right-Size Your Office For Collaboration And Productivity

Right-size an office to develop an environment that continually inspires productivity and business growth. Look for opportunities to build a workspace that realizes that potential, says Leonard Callejo of Cisco Webex.

Five Tips To Dealing With Insider Threats Facing SMBs

Each employee and manager is an insider with access to sensitive information. Isaac Kohen, founder and CEO of Teramind explores some insider scenarios small business owners may easily find their organization in.

Is It Time To Change from An S-Corp To A C-Corp?

Current tax reform proposals put forth by the incoming Trump Administration and the Republican House of Representatives would greatly reduce tax rates on C-Corps. Such a reduction could turn out to be the largest tax rate reduction in U.S. history, says Lance Christensen, CPA, partner at Margolin, Winer & Evens LLP.

3 Reasons To Reconsider Pre-packing Your Company

Prepack administration is an insolvency process. It is used by insolvency practitioners to sell the assets and business of an insolvent company as soon as it enters administration. Eamonn Wall, managing director of Robson Scott Associates shares a few potential reasons why you should reconsider pre-packing your company when that happens.

Improving Employee Recognition Efforts – Overcoming The Challenges

by Steve Sims, CDO of Badgeville  A recent Gartner report clearly illustrated the need for recognition of quality performance for employees. The report states, “Recognizing...

Stand Out: Three Areas That Visually Push Your Business

When it comes to running a business, you want to stand out and be outstanding. Lea Schneider shares three key areas you need to address these three key areas to help you stand out so you are well on your way to be outstanding.

Why Company Culture Is Vital for Every Remote Company

Having helped countless remote web developers find trustworthy companies to collaborate with, the folks at Soshace noticed a curious trend: remote companies with great company culture perform better.

4 Steps To Register A Trademark In India – The Fast And Cost Effective...

While the Indian Trademark Office has been constantly trying to complete the mammoth task of clearing several thousands of trademark applications pending before it at various stages of prosecution, Raja Selvam, Managing Attorney with Selvam and Selvam shares four steps that would help you to protect your trademark in India quickly and cost-effectively.

Stop Wasting Time In Meetings!

Author of "Wheel$pin: The Agile Executive's Manifesto" Mike Richardson offers various tips for meetings that get things done.

Four Marketing Automation Solutions Every SMB Should Have In 2020

2020 is here and it’s time to embrace the new decade with the marketing automation tools that will set your business up for sustained success in the new decade.

Top 5 Happiness Tips For Business And Sales Professionals

J.B. Brocato, CEO of Intense Coaching and Consulting Worldwide and author of "A Service Provider's Guide to Starting a Unique Business Networking Group" offers 5 keys that, while applicable to everyone in creating a life of long-term happiness, are particularly relevant to the sales professional.

Always Right: Five Risks You Must Take With Your Customers

Many business owners are risk-averse, and for good reason. However, if you want to be successful, Tom Panaggio says there are five risks you must take when it comes to building relationships with your customers.

Building A Great Team Culture

It’s difficult to focus on building a Great Team Culture when you’re simultaneously trying to build a great product or service – but both are critical for the long-term success of your company. Jack Litewka, author of "The Sophisticated Manager: A Guide to Success" looks at how you can do both at the same time.

Advice For Innovative Companies Entering Emerging Markets

If you are an innovative company entering an emerging market, you should be aware that you are sailing into a vast ocean and will need to engage in purposeful navigation. Joanna Malaczynski, founder of DESi, shares some lessons how you can do so.

5 Tips To Find ‘Culture Fit’ In A Candidate

Company culture provides your team with direction and is effectively the glue that binds the team. Joel Patterson shares five tips on how to hire for culture fit.