Growth Strategies

GE's Beth Comstock: Here's How I Sell An Idea
Brilliant Ideas

GE's Beth Comstock: Here's How I Sell An Idea

You put it out there, but then you have to be prepared to defend your brilliant idea.
Beth Comstock
4 Ways Startup Employers Fail at Work-Life Balance
Work-Life Balance

4 Ways Startup Employers Fail at Work-Life Balance

Does your new company veer dangerously close to staff burnout? See some remedies.
Heather R. Huhman
Want to Be More Innovative? Do This.
Thought Leaders

Want to Be More Innovative? Do This.

Every company wants to be innovative, but not every company knows how to do it. Here's how you start.
Carly Okyle
Wal-Mart, Target Gird for Toughest Black Friday Battle Yet
Competition

Wal-Mart, Target Gird for Toughest Black Friday Battle Yet

The retailers are offering deeper and longer discounts this coming Black Friday, fighting to win a holiday neither can afford to lose.
Phil Wahba
6 Strategies for Transforming Your Life and Business Now
Personal Development

6 Strategies for Transforming Your Life and Business Now

New Year's resolutions have some value but every day is your opportunity to change your life.
Peter Voogd
Tech Solutions Are Beginning to Smooth the Bumpy Road to Selling Retail Across Borders
International Business

Tech Solutions Are Beginning to Smooth the Bumpy Road to Selling Retail Across Borders

Ecommerce allows retailers large and small to sell nationally but borders remain significant barriers to foreign markets. Patience and newly available technology can change that.
Oren Levy
6 Tips to Help Your Company Hire More Veterans
Inspiring Your Team

6 Tips to Help Your Company Hire More Veterans

It takes work and effort to create a successful hiring program for servicepeople, but the rewards to your company can be exponential.
Michael Vecchio and Krista Williams
How Using the Cloud Can Help Make Video Production a Snap
Inspiring Your Team

How Using the Cloud Can Help Make Video Production a Snap

With cloud computing taking over how we do business, video teams should also be utilizing this online network to simplify production.
Nick Vaka
How to Know If Your Business Has Reached the Next Level
Growth Strategies

How to Know If Your Business Has Reached the Next Level

The first three levels of size are largely determined not by revenue or employees, but by you.
Doug and Polly White
4 Ways Your Virtual Business Can Build Customer Confidence and Credibility
Trust

4 Ways Your Virtual Business Can Build Customer Confidence and Credibility

Just because you can't meet face-to-face with your customers, doesn't mean you can't build trust from a distance.
David and Carrie McKeegan
What It Takes to Build a Startup City: Meet 7 Mayors Promoting Entrepreneurship
Politics

What It Takes to Build a Startup City: Meet 7 Mayors Promoting Entrepreneurship

Ribbon-cutting ceremonies aren't enough to develop the next tech hub.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Consider These 10 Strategies When Preparing to Grow Your Company
Growth Strategies

Consider These 10 Strategies When Preparing to Grow Your Company

There are concrete steps you can take as your progress your startup to the next level.
Ron Yekutiel
Microsoft Ditches Lync for New Skype for Business Suite
Messaging

Microsoft Ditches Lync for New Skype for Business Suite

By merging Skype with Lync, its enterprise-specific messaging system, Microsoft looks to be gaining on Facebook Messenger.
Nina Zipkin
Why That Yearly Performance Review Isn't Working
Management

Why That Yearly Performance Review Isn't Working

Stop driving your business by looking in a rearview mirror. Instead, provide your employees guidelines to help them succeed.
Dan S. Kennedy