Competition

Competitors

A Quick Guide to Monitoring Your Competitors in 2019

Competitor analysis can help you unearth untapped opportunities in a variety of verticals.
Goals

Shh! Keep Your Big Goals to Yourself.

Sharing too much information apparently diminishes the likelihood you will follow through with your life-changing intentions, research shows. Here's what to do instead.
The Digest

General Mills Claims to Sell a 'First of Its Kind' Product That Has Been Eaten by Native Americans for Hundreds of Years

Epic Provisions, owned by the food giant, took credit for creating a buffalo meat and dried fruit bar, but Native Americans have been eating it for hundreds of years. Another company also debuted a similar product years before.
The Digest

This Entrepreneur Is Challenging Category Leader Bulletproof Coffee With Her Keto Creamer Startup

Shari Leidich wants to help consumers make better dietary choices with Know Brainer.
Fresh Ideas

Your Next Great Innovation for Your Business Might Come From Another Industry

It is always worth paying attention to what is happening in other sectors, as it led to my success.
Competitive Advantages

Maintain Your Competitive Advantage by Focusing on Your Most Valuable Asset -- You

For many products and services, it's not simply about developing a competitive advantage -- it's about keeping one.
Amazon

eBay Accuses Amazon of Trying to Steal Sellers

According to eBay, Amazon employees sent thousands of messages to eBay sellers to get them to move over to Amazon Marketplace. This could mean Amazon has broken California law as well as its own user agreement.
Women in Business

To Win at Work, Let's Stop Competing With Men

Reaching pay equity and leadership parity doesn't have to mean playing by men's rules.
Company Culture

6 Ways Healthy Office Competition Builds Teams and Improves Productivity

Done well, competition within your company can dramatically improve success, productivity and even happiness.
Competition

Why FreshBooks Launched a Competitor to Itself

After realizing his accounting and invoicing company FreshBooks wasn't innovating fast enough, Mike McDerment had to take extreme measures.
Chick-fil-A

Chick-fil-A Is Taking on Blue Apron in an Unprecedented Move for a Fast-Food Chain

The meal-kit business has been heating up recently as grocery chains start selling them and startups begin to burn out in the face of increased competition.
The Digest

Before Halo Top Became One of America's Fastest-Growing Ice Cream Brands, It Was on the Verge of Death

Three things led to its explosion in 2016 that saw sales grow by a staggering 2,500 percent, its founder says.
Competition

When Larger Rivals Come for Your Business, Use These 6 Tactics to Stay Ahead

For smaller businesses facing off with larger rivals, your counter strategies spring from your value proposition and company culture.