Growth Strategies

Use Metrics to Maximize Results From Your Sales Team
Sales Metrics

Use Metrics to Maximize Results From Your Sales Team

Tracking key variables can focus, motivate and educate your staff, netting greater profits.
Dave Lavinsky
Yes, You're Probably Guilty of the Biggest Office Time Wasters (Infographic)
Productivity

Yes, You're Probably Guilty of the Biggest Office Time Wasters (Infographic)

A recent survey proves you're not alone in thinking certain work disruptions are a waste of time.
Linda Lacina
This Company Wants Its Customers to Know Exactly How Much It Is Making From Them
Take It From The Pros

This Company Wants Its Customers to Know Exactly How Much It Is Making From Them

Luxury clothing maker and e-retailer Everlane is building its brand on serious transparency.
Catherine Clifford
No Brown M&M's: What Van Halen's Insane Contract Clause Teaches Entrepreneurs
Lessons

No Brown M&M's: What Van Halen's Insane Contract Clause Teaches Entrepreneurs

What was thought of a case of rock star excess actually provides a powerful business lesson.
Steve Jones
Birchbox Goes Brick-and-Mortar in NYC
Bricks and Clicks

Birchbox Goes Brick-and-Mortar in NYC

The e-commerce company, which sends beauty samples to subscribers' doorsteps, plans to open a retail store in May.
Nina Zipkin
3 Ways Owning Your Mistakes Will Make You Powerful
Mistakes

3 Ways Owning Your Mistakes Will Make You Powerful

Nobody likes that person that always denies or casts blame.
Matthew Toren
Counteracting Copyright and Trademark Infringement Online
Copyrights

Counteracting Copyright and Trademark Infringement Online

Take protective measures and find out how enforcement actions can provide your businesss relief.
Darin Klemchuk
What Happens to Your Business If You Die?
Retirement

What Happens to Your Business If You Die?

What happens when you want to retire and stop running your business? Here are a few tidbits of advice on how to keep your company growing, even when you are no longer the boss.
Melanie Spring
How Thinking Like a Hacker Will Grow Your Business
Growth Strategies

How Thinking Like a Hacker Will Grow Your Business

While developers are being sought out to help scale a business, many entrepreneurs could apply an engineer's mindset to help grow their own.
Dan Pickett
How to Deal With the Customer Who Isn't Right
Customer Service

How to Deal With the Customer Who Isn't Right

The customer isn't always right. In some cases, they are just plain wrong. Here's what to do.
Sandi Krakowski
Supreme Court to Decide Whether Businesses Have Religion
Obamacare

Supreme Court to Decide Whether Businesses Have Religion

A challenge to Obamacare will decide whether companies are really people, too, and can express religious values.
Ray Hennessey
Have an Idea for the Cokes or Apples of the World? 6 Ways to Get Their Attention.
Inventing

Have an Idea for the Cokes or Apples of the World? 6 Ways to Get Their Attention.

Pitching a product at one of these mega companies isn't as daunting as you may think.
Stephen Key
The Balancing Act: Sharing Data Versus Guarding Trade Secrets
Collaborative Economy

The Balancing Act: Sharing Data Versus Guarding Trade Secrets

Companies are grappling with how to foster collaboration inside and outside the organization while protecting proprietary information.
Tianyi  Jiang
No Cash on Hand? 3 Tips on Attracting Top Talent With Stock Options.
Compensation and Benefits

No Cash on Hand? 3 Tips on Attracting Top Talent With Stock Options.

Entrepreneurs are frequently faced with the conundrum of how to recruit top-tier talent with little cash. To overcome this challenge, many offer stock-based compensation.
Lynda Galligan
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