Competition

Food Fight: Aretha Franklin Is Launching a Line of Comfort Cuisine to Rival Patti LaBelle's Pies
Competition

Food Fight: Aretha Franklin Is Launching a Line of Comfort Cuisine to Rival Patti LaBelle's Pies

'Miss Patti gon' have to move that pie to the side,' said Franklin, who added she has never tried LaBelle's famous sweet potato pie.
Geoff Weiss
7 Ways to Use Negative Customer Feedback to Beat the Competition
Customer Experience

7 Ways to Use Negative Customer Feedback to Beat the Competition

You can learn a lot about -- and how to improve -- your company from unhappy customers.
Jeremy Gin
So Many Good Businesses Fail By Neglecting These 5 Key Elements of Entrepreneurship
Business Optimization

So Many Good Businesses Fail By Neglecting These 5 Key Elements of Entrepreneurship

Paying attention to cash flow, competition and leadership quality are just a few things that can save your company in trying times.
Larry Alton
3 Ways to Use the Power of Persuasion in Your Marketing
Marketing Bootcamp

3 Ways to Use the Power of Persuasion in Your Marketing

Persuasion requires the ability to alter not just action but attitude.
Laura Entis
4 Ways to Differentiate Your Brand in a Congested Marketplace
Competitive Advantages

4 Ways to Differentiate Your Brand in a Congested Marketplace

As a business owner, or marketer tasked with elevating the status of your brand, it's imperative that you find a way to rise above the crowd and overcome the burgeoning list of industry competitors.
Samuel Edwards
How Small Business Can Beat the Global Megacorporations Today
Competition

How Small Business Can Beat the Global Megacorporations Today

If we look hard, we find all kinds of supposedly established legacy companies that would be vulnerable to competition from an eager and creative startup.
Susan Solovic
Why Entrepreneurs Must Fight Mediocrity
Performance Ignited

Why Entrepreneurs Must Fight Mediocrity

The partial-reinforcement extinction effect is a real threat, which is why it's up to competitive business people to keep standards high.
John Brubaker
3 Companies Using Speed as a Competitive Advantage
Competitive Advantages

3 Companies Using Speed as a Competitive Advantage

How you utilize speed may be different than the next company, but it's critical that you spend some time and energy thinking about it.
Samuel Edwards
Uber Reaches 1 Billion Rides
Uber

Uber Reaches 1 Billion Rides

The controversial ride-hailing company shows no signs of slowing down.
Nina Zipkin
10 Reasons Not to Build a Mobile App
Performance Ignited

10 Reasons Not to Build a Mobile App

Sure, you're smart, capable and love a challenge. But in a marketplace with three million competitors, you'd better think 10 times or more about entering it.
Malcolm Friedberg
Yelp and OpenTable Quietly End Partnership as Rivalry Heats Up
Yelp

Yelp and OpenTable Quietly End Partnership as Rivalry Heats Up

The companies parted ways under mounting competition, with OpenTable facing new rivals to its reservation business and Yelp dogged with questions about stalling growth.
How to Compete in a Crowded Marketplace
Competitive Advantages

How to Compete in a Crowded Marketplace

Here are five tips to being the superior businesses.
Dorie Clark
Don't Declare War. Respect Competitors, and Capitalize on Your Own Strengths.
Competition

Don't Declare War. Respect Competitors, and Capitalize on Your Own Strengths.

Here are eight ways to stop denigrating your competition and start using it to your advantage.
Martin Zwilling