Growth Strategies

12 Ways to Hack Your 9-to-5 Job and Live Worry Free
Productivity

12 Ways to Hack Your 9-to-5 Job and Live Worry Free

I'm sure that Peter Gibbons, the much-loved character from 'Office Space,' would endorse these tactics.
Andrew Medal
3 Reasons HR Needs to Be Involved in Planning a Business's Strategy
Human Resources

3 Reasons HR Needs to Be Involved in Planning a Business's Strategy

In a job market defined by competition for skilled talent, HR leaders can, and do, make an impact on an organization's bottom line.
Andre Lavoie
Airbnb Agrees to Collect Tourism Tax in Paris, Its Biggest Market
Airbnb

Airbnb Agrees to Collect Tourism Tax in Paris, Its Biggest Market

The home-rental platform today announced that it will automatically collect tourism taxes for guests and remit them directly to the City Hall.
Catherine Clifford
5 Tasks Entrepreneurs Are Better Off Outsourcing
Outsourcing

5 Tasks Entrepreneurs Are Better Off Outsourcing

The smart move is focus on growing your business and hire talented freelancers for everything else.
Jacqueline Whitmore
Don't Mistake Lack of Response for Lack of Respect
Responsiveness

Don't Mistake Lack of Response for Lack of Respect

The flipside of having so much contact with people through email and social media is that we feel more offended when we don't get a response.
Claudia Chan
Are You Quitting Too Soon or Staying With It Too Long?
Decision Making

Are You Quitting Too Soon or Staying With It Too Long?

Entrepreneurs are advised to embrace failure but never give up. Recognizing which to do when is tough in real life.
Chelsea Berler
Do You Have a 'Business Continuity Plan'?
Emergency Plans

Do You Have a 'Business Continuity Plan'?

If disaster strikes, what will you do? Here are four tips on how to prepare.
Heather Ripley
Will Your Interview Answers Get You Hired?
Interview Questions

Will Your Interview Answers Get You Hired?

Your ability to wow the interviewer and land the job hinges on how well you answer their questions. Here are some tips.
Travis Bradberry
4 Ways to Manage Employees Who Like to Figure It Out Themselves
Human Resources

4 Ways to Manage Employees Who Like to Figure It Out Themselves

There is a new breed of worker who takes pride in achieving goals with minimum direction. They still need to be part of the team, though.
Matt Straz
These 6 Companies Are Boosting Growth by Delighting Customers
Customer Service

These 6 Companies Are Boosting Growth by Delighting Customers

If you're serious about your future success and the growth of your business, you have to focus just as much on service as on sales.
Sujan Patel
How Entrepreneurs Can Capitalize on the Latin American Ecommerce Boom
International business

How Entrepreneurs Can Capitalize on the Latin American Ecommerce Boom

Latin America is young, tech savvy, increasingly prosperous and open for business.
Oren Levy
10 Skills That Make a TV Producer a Great Hire or Partner for Businesses
Hiring

10 Skills That Make a TV Producer a Great Hire or Partner for Businesses

Producing a show is a lot like founding and running a business -- you need a message, a team, content or service and great execution.
Deborah Mitchell
Chipotle Plans to Hire 4,000 New Workers in Just One Day
Hiring

Chipotle Plans to Hire 4,000 New Workers in Just One Day

Chipotle's first ever national career day will be held Sept. 9.
Kate Taylor
Why Your Business Needs a Chief Customer Advocate
Customer Service

Why Your Business Needs a Chief Customer Advocate

Businesses of all sizes would be well served giving their customers a seat at the table with an executive that represents their interests.
Carol Roth