Today's savvy businesses are increasingly connecting with consumers via smartphones and tablets.
A successful strategy is more than just tactics and procedures. It must align with how you see your business and what is possible.
Go ahead, let your mind wander. When it's appropriate, of course.
Following the prevailing trend or the tried-and-true could drain a new company's creativity. Aim instead to be an innovator.
Running a startup can resemble playing a game of blackjack. Be savvy and strategic yet willing to take risks at the right moment.
The Future of Work
The years until 2020 are poised to redefine almost every facet of how we work, from the way we run customer service to the way we build our businesses.
Being more organized and thrifty helps at work and everywhere else.
To make it in the world of startups, entrepreneurs just can't focus on the day-to-day tasks of running a business. They need to always be thinking about the future.
Business leaders should categorize choices by their potential impact to improve quality and speed.
Unlike competition, rivalry is personal, and it can either have a profoundly positive or negative impact on overall performance.
A large player starts to get wise to the ways of newcomers that are experimenting rapidly.
Cricket, the precursor to baseball, was popular in early America. Immigration from South Asia is boosting the sport and displaying the skill required to lead a team.
A few simple changes to your website or copy can spur customers into buying your offerings.
Business is a minefield of what we can't anticipate or control. The key is building that into your plan and, more importantly, your backup plan.