Transparency http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/transparency The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Transparency en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Wed, 23 Jul 2014 13:30:00 GMT How Brand Transparency Builds Enduring Relationships With Customers Consumers can choose from an endless list of good products. They are loyal to brands as open about their values as their ingredients. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 13:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235664 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235664 Mat Franken Consumers can choose from an endless list of good products. They are loyal to brands as open about their values as their ingredients. 6 Alternatives to Micromanaging Employees Communicating goals and letting everyone know how their work contributes reduces the need to micromanage. Tue, 15 Jul 2014 16:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235173 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235173 Andre Lavoie Communicating goals and letting everyone know how their work contributes reduces the need to micromanage. 7 Clues So Millennials Will Spread Your Marketing Like Wildfire Gen Yers don’t respond to the advertising strategies that worked for their grandparents, boomers or Gen X. Tue, 01 Jul 2014 18:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234884 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234884 Dave Hawley Gen Yers don’t respond to the advertising strategies that worked for their grandparents, boomers or Gen X. The Savvy Business Owner's Guide to Honesty Via Social Media All customers want to know the truth about the company, even if it hurts. Use Facebook and Twitter to good effect. Fri, 16 May 2014 19:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233680 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233680 Karen Mishra All customers want to know the truth about the company, even if it hurts. Use Facebook and Twitter to good effect. With GM's Massive Recall, Is Corporate Culture to Blame? Did the mistake lie not with a faulty part but rather with how the entire company dealt with problems? Tue, 22 Apr 2014 20:15:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233279 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233279 Brian Fielkow Did the mistake lie not with a faulty part but rather with how the entire company dealt with problems? Win the Talent War by Opting for Transparency Instead of being afraid to share information about your firm, embrace it as a new way to hire (and retain) social media-savvy job seekers. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 16:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233196 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233196 Allyson Willoughby Instead of being afraid to share information about your firm, embrace it as a new way to hire (and retain) social media-savvy job seekers. Radical Transparency Can Re-Energize a Company's Culture and Deliver Results See what a few innovative organizations are doing to foster information sharing, improve the work produced and better employee retention. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 19:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232910 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232910 Heather R. Huhman See what a few innovative organizations are doing to foster information sharing, improve the work produced and better employee retention. $30 Million Disaster: What Went Wrong at Clinkle The startup boasts big-name investors and a 22-year-old CEO at the helm, but its much-hyped mobile wallet app still has yet to launch publicly. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 15:51:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233084 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233084 Alyson Shontell The startup boasts big-name investors and a 22-year-old CEO at the helm, but its much-hyped mobile wallet app still has yet to launch publicly. What Mozilla's Chief Forgot About 21st Century Leadership The rise of 'glass house' transparency is redefining the reality of business life. Are you aware of the new rules of the game? Fri, 11 Apr 2014 19:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232973 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232973 Monica C. Smith The rise of 'glass house' transparency is redefining the reality of business life. Are you aware of the new rules of the game? Talk About an Open-Office Plan: Why These Two Companies Regularly Open Their Doors to the Public Interior design studio dPop and brand consulting firm Sisarina say that inviting people to work and hang out in their workspaces is a win for everyone. Tue, 08 Apr 2014 14:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232819 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232819 Laura Entis Interior design studio dPop and brand consulting firm Sisarina say that inviting people to work and hang out in their workspaces is a win for everyone. This Company Wants Its Customers to Know Exactly How Much It Is Making From Them Luxury clothing maker and e-retailer Everlane is building its brand on serious transparency. Tue, 25 Mar 2014 12:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232444 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232444 Catherine Clifford Luxury clothing maker and e-retailer Everlane is building its brand on serious transparency. 10 Questions CFOs Should Ask Their Controllers Understand your accounting department's methods and foster a process to improve efficiency, transparency and solid reporting. Wed, 19 Mar 2014 21:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232319 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232319 Jeff Epstein Understand your accounting department's methods and foster a process to improve efficiency, transparency and solid reporting. How Warby Parker Used the Element of Surprise to Win Over Customers Warby Parker Co-CEO and founder Neil Blumenthal explains how inspiration can come from the most unlikely sources. Thu, 13 Mar 2014 13:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232151 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232151 Nina Zipkin Warby Parker Co-CEO and founder Neil Blumenthal explains how inspiration can come from the most unlikely sources. At Whole Foods, Employees Can Look Up Other Employees' Salaries Whole Foods has had a long-standing tradition of keeping compensation details open. Here's why. Tue, 04 Mar 2014 19:51:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231940 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231940 Alison Griswold Whole Foods has had a long-standing tradition of keeping compensation details open. Here's why. Google, Microsoft, Other Tech Giants Detail Government Data Requests Under New Relaxed Rules The companies won the right to publish the data after suing the federal government for the right to be transparent. Tue, 04 Feb 2014 15:53:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231258 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231258 Benjamin Kabin The companies won the right to publish the data after suing the federal government for the right to be transparent. Just Gone Public? Here's How to Keep Investors Happy While many people celebrate going public, this new milestone can be challenging on many fronts. Here, we discuss how to keep investors engaged and your board satisfied. Fri, 31 Jan 2014 19:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231139 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231139 Chris Collett While many people celebrate going public, this new milestone can be challenging on many fronts. Here, we discuss how to keep investors engaged and your board satisfied. How 'V-Commerce' Could Be the Next Big Trend for Startups There's e-commerce, m-commerce and even t-commerce, but the next wave of tech-driven shopping may be driven by something different. Thu, 30 Jan 2014 12:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231082 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231082 Gabrielle Karol There's e-commerce, m-commerce and even t-commerce, but the next wave of tech-driven shopping may be driven by something different. The Holy Grail of Workplace Motivation When lighting a spark under your employees, keep these two critical factors in mind. Fri, 24 Jan 2014 11:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230982 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230982 Skip Weisman When lighting a spark under your employees, keep these two critical factors in mind. Spotify Musicians Can Now Sell Merchandise on Their Artist Pages Hoping to improve its artist relations, Spotify is letting musicians sell merchandise through their profile pages without taking a commission. Mon, 20 Jan 2014 18:18:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230967 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230967 Nina Zipkin Hoping to improve its artist relations, Spotify is letting musicians sell merchandise through their profile pages without taking a commission. The Ethics Coach on Cash Deals, Transparency and More Our ethics coach takes your questions about under-the-table payments, planned obsolescence and price transparency. Mon, 20 Jan 2014 17:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230220 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230220 Gael O'Brien Our ethics coach takes your questions about under-the-table payments, planned obsolescence and price transparency.