Metrics The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Metrics en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Fri, 22 Aug 2014 23:00:00 GMT 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 How to Tell if Your Social Media Efforts Are Paying Off Monitoring and measuring your social media efforts is essential. Here are the two metrics to watch. Fri, 14 Mar 2014 15:00:00 GMT Scott Levy Updated Facebook 'Pages' Allow You to Stack Up Your Competitors' Social Metrics Facebook is rolling out a streamlined version of its Pages feature that will allow administrators to keep an eye on the social performance of competing businesses. Tue, 11 Mar 2014 16:00:00 GMT Geoff Weiss Getting Your Small Business to Scale Like a Tech Startup With small businesses starting to think more like tech startups in terms of innovation and growth, here are a few tips to help companies get started down that path. Wed, 26 Feb 2014 13:30:00 GMT Larry Baker and Charlie Tribbett Look Out Startups, 2014 is About Results, Not Buzz Companies may have been able to get ahead before with cool ideas -- but not anymore. Tue, 04 Feb 2014 14:30:00 GMT Erika Trautman Tracking These 6 Metrics Could Boost Your Sales If you're not tracking these numbers, you'll have a hard time growing. Fri, 17 Jan 2014 12:30:00 GMT Dave Lavinsky Planning for Next Year? Get a Fix on These Numbers First Figure out the metrics that drive your business and you'll zoom ahead of the competition. Tue, 15 Nov 2011 08:03:00 GMT Brad Sugars