Growth Strategies

4 Fundamentals for Evaluating an Overseas Expansion
Global Expansion

4 Fundamentals for Evaluating an Overseas Expansion

The world is interconnected as never before but expanding into a foreign market retains its very steep learning curve.
Zeynep Ilgaz
WATCH NOW: Entrepreneur360 Conference Livestream
Entrepreneur360 Conference

WATCH NOW: Entrepreneur360 Conference Livestream

Don't miss live updates from our first-ever Entrepreneur360 conference featuring noted innovators such as will.i.am and Alexis Ohanian.
Entrepreneur Staff
7 Considerations for Finding Your Ideal Customer-Support Structure
Customer Service

7 Considerations for Finding Your Ideal Customer-Support Structure

Define your customer's 'delight,' meaning that person's perfect support experience.
Rich Pearson
What Leaders Can Learn From Black Churches About Keeping Team Members Engaged
Inspiring Your Team

What Leaders Can Learn From Black Churches About Keeping Team Members Engaged

If your team members feel that they can't speak out, you've got a problem you've got to fix. Say amen, somebody!
Tara-Nicholle Nelson
Why It Pays to Identify and Approach Mentors in the Professional 'Cafeteria'
Mentors

Why It Pays to Identify and Approach Mentors in the Professional 'Cafeteria'

Advice from an Entrepreneur contributor who wasn't afraid to walk right up to John Sculley -- yes, Apple's John Sculley -- and start a friendly chat.
Kelli Richards
5 Red Flags to Watch for During Video Interviews
Inspiring Your Team

5 Red Flags to Watch for During Video Interviews

Candidates tend to prefer this method of interview after they've participated in them. Now, you just need to make sure their off-camera mothers aren't giving them advice.
Andre Lavoie
6 Cloud-Based Learning Platforms That Can Help Educate Your Workforce
Education

6 Cloud-Based Learning Platforms That Can Help Educate Your Workforce

Today, online-learning platforms are flexible, dynamic and can be accessed on the user's preferred device, including smartphones and tablets.
Adam Toren
Study Uber's Hiring Practices to Build a Winning Team in the Sharing Economy
Inspiring Your Team

Study Uber's Hiring Practices to Build a Winning Team in the Sharing Economy

Hiring the right people for a company taking root in an entirely new economic sector might be the ultimate recruiting challenge.
Tx Zhuo
For Grown-Up Companies, Here Are the 5 Levers to Managing Managers
Business Management

For Grown-Up Companies, Here Are the 5 Levers to Managing Managers

Many entrepreneurs long for the day when they can hand over much of the daily running of the business to a group of talented managers.
Doug and Polly White
What You Need to Know to Compete With the Surging Sharing Economy
Sharing Economy

What You Need to Know to Compete With the Surging Sharing Economy

By 2017, 80 percent of U.S. consumers will be using services from peer-to-peer collaborative companies. Here's what you need to know if you aren't Uber or Airbnb.
Catherine Clifford
For Startups Recruiting Talent, Money Really Isn't Everything
Inspiring Your Team

For Startups Recruiting Talent, Money Really Isn't Everything

Top prospects can make the same or more at another company. Money alone won't persuade them to join your team.
Matt Straz
4 Ways to Entice Departing Talent to Return
Inspiring Your Team

4 Ways to Entice Departing Talent to Return

The day that employee you wish hadn't quit leaves is the best time to begin wooing her back.
Heather R. Huhman
5 Cues on Brand Loyalty You Can Take From Chick-fil-A
Customer Loyalty

5 Cues on Brand Loyalty You Can Take From Chick-fil-A

This restaurant chain is known for much more than its yummy chicken.
David Saef
Don't Risk Losing That Spark. Set Realistic Expectations With Customers Early On.
Customer Service

Don't Risk Losing That Spark. Set Realistic Expectations With Customers Early On.

Your service, offers and selection that you put forth when you first interact with a prospective customer will be what they expect to be the norm.
Carol Roth