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Could COVID Kill Entrepreneurship? How To Make Sure It Doesn’t

What steps should small business owners take to make sure they come out on the other side of the current crisis in good shape? Andi Gray, president of Strategy Leaders highlights a few points for them to consider.

Entrepreneurial Creativity

How does one begin to navigate problem-solving as an entrepreneur? Doug Patton, author of "Conquering the Chaos of Creativity", discusses the challenges of entrepreneurial creativity.

Evaluating The Viability Of AI In The Workplace

Leaders should deploy AI in the workplace when they feel confident that the systems reflect their organizations’ cultural beliefs, add value to the customer, employee experiences and productivity.

Small Business Optimism Persists, Despite The Pandemic

This year has undoubtedly taken a toll on so many small businesses, yet the data shows the entrepreneurial spirit remains strong with a drive to push onward, improve and succeed.

3 U.S. Thriving Cities For Entrepreneurs To Move To

What's the best place in the US for an entrepreneur to move to and launch a startup or business? Arnold Katz offers three of the cities he thinks are most suitable.

How A Small Business Can Bond with Customers Through Covid-19, And Beyond

Businesses that adapt quickly to work for their customers in this environment are more likely to prosper in the long term. Erin Yurday, CEO, Co-founder and Editor of NimbleFins shares some tips.

The Future Of The Remote-Working Model 

It is only a matter of time when organizations will need to optimize their policies about remote work and encourage a healthier work environment, insists Dominika Paciorkowska, Chief Managing Director of ClickMeeting.

9 Creative Meeting Ideas For Remote Teams

How do you meet the needs of your remote team members and keep them inspired and productive? Lisa Tener shares some creative remote team meeting ideas.
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Planning With A Mask… Creating The Future 2021

These are not normal times and real planning is crucial this year for an organization’s success next year, insists Bruce Hodes.

How The Economic ‘Reset’ Can Work In Your Favor

The future of a “new economy” in the post-COVID world can be bright, opening doors for entrepreneurs, working professionals and small-to-medium business owners, argues Rod Robertson, Managing Partner of Briggs Capital.

Go from Victim To Victor With Relentless Solution Focus

To effectively go from victim to victor, Dr Jason Selk says you must gain control over your thoughts and approach problems with what he calls "Relentless Solution Focus".

The Lodging And Travel Industries Will Reckon With A Multi-Year COVID-19 Event Horizon: 2021...

2021 promises to be a big year for vacation rental owners, who can successfully compete for the business of digital nomads by offering sought-after amenities, insists Pamela Knudsen, Director of Compliance Services for Avalara MyLodgeTax.

Valuable Tips For Creating Effective Video Advertising

Video viewing popularity isn’t going to go away anytime soon, which makes it that much more important that companies consider their advertising expenses. Now is the time to make decisions that will bring in more results, especially when it comes to advertising online.

Why Inner Peace Is The Workplace Skill You Didn’t Know You Needed

When life is chaotic and precarious, we can’t go to work a stressed-out mess. Instead, we must be calm, positive, and perpetually open to hearing and acting on the best ideas. Ed Hess explains why inner peace is the business skill we all need.

Why Buying A Small Business Now Is A Bad Idea

A convergence of factors have made the economic environment less favorable to small businesses, and Terry Monroe, founder and president of American Business Brokers & Advisors says he would hold off on buying one at the present time.

How The Gig Talent Economy Can Help Your Organization Post Covid-19

As organizations determine their new structure and processes, the gig talent economy can fill critical gaps without organizations needing to make a long-term commitment.

Mentoring: Successful People Ask For It

A mentor is someone who shortens your professional learning curve by sharing advice based on their experience facing situations you are facing or will face down the road.

High Emotional Intelligence: 10 Signs You Have It

People who are emotionally intelligent have the ability to identify and manage their own feelings. Dr. Bradley Nelson identifies the ten traits emotionally intelligent people have.

Your Employees Kept You Going This Year. Thanksgiving 2020 Is The Perfect Time To...

While scrambling to keep their business alive in tough times, leaders may forget to thank someone essential: their employees. Deb Boelkes says it’s time for that to change. And she shares some heartfelt ways to show gratitude this Thanksgiving.

How To Sell Your Business For Maximum Profit And Why It’s Best To Sell...

Successfully starting and growing a business can be a tough challenge for even the most adept entrepreneurs. Exiting a business for maximum profit, however, can prove even more difficult.

What’s Your ROI? Investing In Yourself

People can greatly benefit when they engage in self ROI. Now is a good time to take a look at what your personal ROI is to see if you are investing enough in yourself or if you could benefit from stepping up your investment.

Video Marketing Trends: What To Expect In 2021

There are many ways to get ahead and embrace the trends that are taking over video marketing. Maury Rogow, CEO of Rip Media Group shares a few of those trends.

The Digital Workplace: From An Impressive Trend To An Imperative Strategy

More and more companies are realizing that flexible work arrangements are beneficial, and professionals around the world are embracing the freedom that comes with remote work.

Why SMEs Need IT Support Amidst The Pandemic

Aaron Adlem, MD of Mercury IT Solutions, has provide some insight into the overwhelming importance of quality IT support in these trying times.

The Pursuit of Dopeness: The Single Pursuit That Makes All The Sweat Worth It

To be and work at your best, take a step back to reveal whether you have autonomy, find what you do meaningful, have the opportunity to continually learn, and enjoy who you work with. Find your "dopeness", Jonas Altman advises.

Do You Have The Mercedes Benz Syndrome?

Don’t have the “Mercedes Benz syndrome”, warns Ruth King, author of "Profit or Wealth?: Simple Rules for Sustainable Business Growth". Good cash management and savings will help prevent cash emergencies.

Taxes Are Good, Actually

Taxes suck, but they aren’t bad, any more than chemotherapy is bad because it sucks. They are how our community takes care of itself, says Eric Yaverbaum, CEO of Ericho Communications.

Manage Emotions To Manage The Unknown – 5 Steps To Stay Calm And Focused...

When the world around us seems to be going crazy, we may become distracted by feelings of fear, worry or dread. Joey Klein, author of "The Inner Matrix", outlines four steps to help you reset your internal state.

How Democratizing AI Will Impact The Future Of Businesses

The integration of artificial intelligence into our daily lives is an amazing thing to look forward to, argues Roland Polzin, co-founder and CMO of Wing AI.

Business Travel Decline Due To COVID And Environmental Concerns

The coronavirus has triggered a global change for corporate travel. Considering the pandemic, the environmental concerns and the shift to remote meetings, it’s not difficult to see that the future of business travel does not look bright.