Company values

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5 Insights for Veterans Competing in the Civilian World
Veterans

5 Insights for Veterans Competing in the Civilian World

The transition to civilian from the structure and values of the military might be the toughest mission yet.
Lida Citroën
How This Ceramics Company Is Moving Forward By Scaling Back
Artisanal Manufacturing

How This Ceramics Company Is Moving Forward By Scaling Back

Heath Ceramics is focusing on building value over volume.
The Entrepreneur's Simple Guide to Business Concepts
Business Plans

The Entrepreneur's Simple Guide to Business Concepts

Here are quick phrases to help clarify and solidify terms that many people get confused.
Jim Joseph
The 5 Types of Customers Fatal to Startups and How Employees Attract Them
Business Circle

The 5 Types of Customers Fatal to Startups and How Employees Attract Them

Small businesses cringe at these customers, but it might just be the internal team that keeps them coming back.
Matt Straz
Lessons From a Family Business 5 Generations Strong
Family Businesses

Lessons From a Family Business 5 Generations Strong

An Idaho banker reflects on the values that have passed, along with the bank, from parent to child for more than a century.
Daphne Mallory
Richard Branson on Why Hiring Should Always Be the Top Priority
Hiring

Richard Branson on Why Hiring Should Always Be the Top Priority

Your employees can make or break you, no matter how big your company is.
Richard Branson
4 Ways to Motivate Your Staff to Take Big Risks
Taking risks

4 Ways to Motivate Your Staff to Take Big Risks

Actively encourage risk taking within your company by using core values, positive pressure, hiring processes and storytelling.
Mike Watson
When Employees Live a Company's Core Philosophies, Profits Follow
Company Culture

When Employees Live a Company's Core Philosophies, Profits Follow

A 'transfer of ideas' must be done with care so each individual understands and appreciates the firm's values.
Joe Judson
The 3 Ways Respecting Your Team Builds Your Business
Company values

The 3 Ways Respecting Your Team Builds Your Business

As leaders do unto employees, so employees do unto customers.
S. Chris Edmonds
Do You Let Employees Show Their Tattoos? Starbucks Doesn't - But That May Change.
Tattoos

Do You Let Employees Show Their Tattoos? Starbucks Doesn't - But That May Change.

As Starbucks considers revising its visible tattoo ban, we ask you: Do you think tattoos are important self-expression or unprofessional in the workplace?
Kate Taylor
Before Incorporating a Social Mission, Consider These 5 Things
social mission

Before Incorporating a Social Mission, Consider These 5 Things

While more and more companies are weaving a social mission into their vision, it needs to be done correctly. Here are a few things to keep in mind.
Davis Smith
Lessons Learned on a Pizza Shop Owner's Long Entrepreneurial Journey
Entrepreneurship

Lessons Learned on a Pizza Shop Owner's Long Entrepreneurial Journey

The first Papa Johns' pizza was baked in the renovated broom closet of a bar. The facilities are better now but a lot else is unchanged.
John Schnatter
How to Make Your Logo Memorable
Logos

How to Make Your Logo Memorable

These tips can help you design a logo that stands out from the competition's.
Nina Zipkin
4 Reasons Why Startups Committed to Social Responsibility Succeed
Corporate Social Responsibility

4 Reasons Why Startups Committed to Social Responsibility Succeed

Difficult though it is to calculate ROI on doing good, startups find social responsibility connects them sooner with customers, investors and committed employees.
Alicia Lawrence