Metrics The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Metrics en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Fri, 19 Sep 2014 22:00:00 GMT 5 Dashboards for the Data Every Business Needs to Track People and money are the two constants regardless of what a company sells. Keeping tabs on the comings and goings of both is indispensable. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 22:00:00 GMT Rohan Ayyar 7 Tips for Startups to Engineer Traction and See Big Growth You’re only as good as the number of people using and, more importantly, paying for what you built. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 22:30:00 GMT Armando Biondi 8 Ingredients of an Off-the-Charts Email Marketing Campaign For extraordinary results, test, measure, tweak. Don't stop. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 14:45:00 GMT Vikas Lalwani Data Driven: What Amazon's Jeff Bezos Taught Me About Running a Company A former employee of the retailer reflects on the lessons learned from the boss of the web giant. Thu, 11 Sep 2014 20:30:00 GMT David Selinger 3 Essential Laws of Management No Entrepreneur Can Afford to Ignore What you encourage and what you won't tolerate are the biggest factors shaping your team. Tue, 09 Sep 2014 17:30:00 GMT Dixie Gillaspie You Can Manage Certain Sales Metrics, Just Not Revenue (Infographic) Leaders can have a significant impact on the success or failure of their sales force by focusing on achieving specific numbers. Fri, 05 Sep 2014 16:15:00 GMT Jason Jordan Analytics Offers a View Into How Customers Experience Your Product Here’s the roadmap a data company uses when advising their customers how to utilize their numbers. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 17:15:00 GMT Peter Reinhardt A Successful Content-Marketing Strategy Goes Far Beyond Page Views With many companies turning to content to help build their brand, some entrepreneurs and CMOs are looking at the wrong metrics. Here is how content-marketing has evolved and what people should be measuring. Fri, 22 Aug 2014 23:00:00 GMT Jon Salm 3 Reasons Your Business Isn't Growing If your startup has started to stagnate after a couple of years, look no further for the cause than your leadership. Thu, 21 Aug 2014 18:00:00 GMT Adam Callinan Keeping Score Matters, But Not How You Think Tracking your progress is important to self-improvement, but beware letting others be the referee. Wed, 20 Aug 2014 20:30:00 GMT John Brubaker How Big Data Will Change Everything About Managing Employees The analytical tools that have revolutionized marketing are set to do the same for leading your team. Thu, 07 Aug 2014 15:00:00 GMT Ryan Fuller Get and Stay Ahead of the Competition With These 3 Tools If Navy SEALs training teaches you anything, it's that you need every advantage you can get to be elite. Fri, 01 Aug 2014 14:00:00 GMT Jeff Boss How Media Startups Can Get Investors on Board Our expert Jon Elvekrog provides insight on how media startups should discuss milestones and scalability to investors. Fri, 27 Jun 2014 15:30:00 GMT Jon Elvekrog Just Keeping Track of Key Measures Can Double Your Profits "Operational dashboards'' keep employees and entire businesses focused on improving the tasks that make everything work. Mon, 23 Jun 2014 20:00:00 GMT Dave Lavinsky The 3-Step Cure for Micromanagement Learn to let go safely by putting the proper infrastructure in place -- your business depends on it. Thu, 19 Jun 2014 15:30:00 GMT Doug and Polly White The ABCs of Market Research Here are three things to consider when collecting data on the basics of your industry to stay ahead of the game. Thu, 29 May 2014 18:30:00 GMT Matthew Toren How the Advice of the Past Can Save Us Now On the 60th anniversary of Peter Drucker's business classic, its concepts are still debated along with W. Edwards Deming's quality circles. Fri, 09 May 2014 19:30:00 GMT Brent Misso Savvy Business Owners Know This Metric Business owners who understand their cost of goods sold have an understanding of what their firm needs to succeed. Thu, 01 May 2014 16:30:00 GMT Entrepreneur Staff Make Financial Statements Useful With These 6 Tips Without accurate and up-to-date numbers, your business can suffer. Here's how to upgrade your reporting. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 15:00:00 GMT Doug and Polly White Hello? Is Someone There? Why Customer Support Matters. Your service team can not only address client problems but give valuable feedback to your company and product. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 19:00:00 GMT Chris Herbert and Christian Smith