Economic Conditions

News and Trends

2024 Business Leaders Outlook: Economic Confidence Strong, But Recession Concerns Remain

Roughly three-quarters of respondents from the survey expressed confidence in the national economy (76%) and their industries' (77%) and companies' performance (75%).

Leadership

Interest Rates Are Going to Drop This Year. Here Are 6 Ways Businesses Can Take Advantage When the Time Comes.

Opportunity is around the corner, so here's how you can make sure you're watching the right rates.

Growing a Business

Where Will the Economy Go Next? What to Watch For in 2024

Keep your eye on the data in these categories to make more strategic decisions in the new year, according to an economist.

Management

How to Protect Your Small Business' Finances Regardless of the Economy

Several political, macro, economic and other risks demand that we try to keep our corporate treasuries ready for any eventuality.

Growing a Business

Invest in Growth or Cut Costs? 3 Things Top Companies Do Well Despite Economic Uncertainty

Even during an unpredictable economy, some companies grow — why is that and what do they all do with ruthless intention?

Growing a Business

4 Key Insights for Driving High-Performance Business — Even Amidst Economic Uncertainty

By embracing diversity, leveraging generational dynamics, addressing work-life balance, and continuously improving, companies will thrive in the present and prepare for the future — whatever it may bring.

Leadership

I'm an Economist — You Need to Ask These Questions About Your Business as You Look Toward 2024.

Executives: Use these three questions as a check-up on your business heading into an uncertain future.

Leadership

4 Secrets to Unwavering Leadership Amidst Turbulent Times

Feeling overwhelmed by change and uncertainty? Learn how to navigate these challenging times and transform your worries into game-changing opportunities.

Growing a Business

How to Navigate to the Next Phase of Your Business — 3 Tips as You Scale

Three to five years into a steadily growing business is often a key inflection point for those looking to scale, either from a small to midsize company or from a medium to large company.

Thought Leaders

How to Build Resilience into Your Business During a Recession

Here are three key steps to help you build resilience in tough economic times.

News and Trends

The Global Economy: A Looming Recession, Speed Breakers, Mega Trends And More

As we find ourselves in the midst of a rapidly changing world, several significant questions need to be asked with regards to the economy.

Growing a Business

From Reactive to Proactive — 3 Ways to Make Your Venture Recession-Proof

Many entrepreneurs are reactive when it comes to adapting to crises. However, getting ahead of the curve and making decisions proactively will give you a greater chance of success when times are hard. One essential element of your success plan should be to focus (feasibly) on marketing to trump your competition.

Leadership

6 Steps to Becoming a Recession-Proof CEO

Future economic battle? Let's get your business kitted out for war.

Growing a Business

5 Ways to Scale and Grow Your Business During an Economic Downturn

It's important to be prepared for crises to ensure your business will not only survive but thrive when things get tough.

Business Process

How to Craft a Bulletproof Sales Strategy That Will Survive Any Economy

Discover five strategies for creating a sales process that remains strong even during challenging economic times.