Growth Strategies

7 Strategies to Help Breathe Life into Your Dying App
Apps

7 Strategies to Help Breathe Life into Your Dying App

Know what a 'paid-to-free' campaign is? You should.
Steve Young
5 Lessons Venmo's Co-Founder Learned While Building a Twice-Acquired Company
Growth Strategies

5 Lessons Venmo's Co-Founder Learned While Building a Twice-Acquired Company

The co-founder of the mobile payments service shared his wisdom during a keynote address at the #StartupColumbia conference.
Lydia Belanger
Planning a Road Trip? If So, Use It as a Guide to Business and Life.
Travel

Planning a Road Trip? If So, Use It as a Guide to Business and Life.

Road trips help us establish an ongoing process of self-recognition, self-definition and self-awareness.
Matt Mayberry
Apple Shows Us It's Hard to Be Innovative When You're on Top. But Does it Really Matter?
Growth Strategies

Apple Shows Us It's Hard to Be Innovative When You're on Top. But Does it Really Matter?

The iPhone maker is no longer the scrappy upstart it was in the early 2000s. Now, it's the most valuable company in the world.
Nina Zipkin
Are Millennials too Reliant on Technology to Fund Their Future?
Millennials

Are Millennials too Reliant on Technology to Fund Their Future?

Having the right technological tools is one thing, knowing how to use them is something else altogether.
Jennifer Fitzgerald
12 Dark and Sordid Truths That Every New Entrepreneur Will Learn the Hard Way
Reality Check

12 Dark and Sordid Truths That Every New Entrepreneur Will Learn the Hard Way

The myriad of surprises that await a first-time entrepreneur will trigger the desire to crawl under his or her desk and hide in a fetal position.
Peter Gasca
How Do You Sustain Your Brand's Value? Follow These 6 Steps.
Make More Happen

How Do You Sustain Your Brand's Value? Follow These 6 Steps.

Hint: You want your logo to be more like the bitten apple and less like the walking fingers.
Chipotle's E. coli Outbreak Brings Company Down to Earth
Chipotle

Chipotle's E. coli Outbreak Brings Company Down to Earth

The fast-casual restaurant chain is now using more widely-accepted marketing methods.
7 Good Entrepreneurial Habits That Turn Bad
Habits

7 Good Entrepreneurial Habits That Turn Bad

Learn to capitalize on your strengths, rather than trying to fix your weaknesses.
Martin Zwilling
Keeping a Good Employee From Leaving Is Your Best Growth Strategy
Inspiring Your Team

Keeping a Good Employee From Leaving Is Your Best Growth Strategy

Hiring is perhaps the most nerve-wracking aspect of running a business. Avoid the ordeal by keeping the good people already on your team.
Jacqueline Whitmore
Designing a Customer Strategy Focused on Genuine Loyalty
Customer Loyalty

Designing a Customer Strategy Focused on Genuine Loyalty

How to win customers and influence sales with five factors that help cultivate loyalty.
Mark Harrington
Leave Policies Are Leaving Out Some Key Opportunities
Leave

Leave Policies Are Leaving Out Some Key Opportunities

The only expectation most companies have from employee leave policies is that the worker returns. That's short-sighted.
Ray Hennessey
3 Lessons J.K. Rowling Taught Me About Sales Opportunities
Opportunity

3 Lessons J.K. Rowling Taught Me About Sales Opportunities

The author of the now-legendary classic "Harry Potter" series was a broke stay-at-home mom who simply learned how to seize opportunity.
Ken Dunn
Why It Makes Sense to Build a Brand Around a Singular Idea
Make More Happen

Why It Makes Sense to Build a Brand Around a Singular Idea

Staying very focused on what the company does best -- and what makes it different -- allows an organization to refine a product and excel.
Michael Luscher