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Growth Strategies

Business Failure

What Every Business Owner Can Learn From the Fall of Rome

As quickly and dramatically as Rome came to power, it fell -- swiftly. Remember that old adage about those who who fail to learn from history?
Trump & Business

3 Reasons Trump May Be Softening His Protectionist Stance and How This Helps Startups

Protectionism is damaging to our economics in the long run, domestically and in global markets.
Customers

6 Innovative Ways to Attract New Customers

Trouble luring in new business? Check out these insights from entrepreneurs about how they did it.
Growth Strategies

How This Online Secondhand Store Facilitates Charitable Donations

ThredUp learned that many of its sellers wanted to donate their clothing rather than exchange it for cash.
Marketing Strategies

The Problem With Whole Foods Is the Doritos It Won't Sell

When your customers start going to your competitors to purchase what you refuse to stock, it's time to rethink your plan.
Advice

The Power of Having Trusted Critics in Your Life

Write down at least five people who could serve as a trusted critic in your life. Think of them as your own special advisory board.
Procrastination

4 Reasons People Procrastinate and a Cure for Each One

With the ever-increasing barrage of distractions, the percentage of people suffering from serious procrastination issues is on the rise.
Bill Gates

Billionaire Bill Gates Tweets Advice to New Graduates

Forget about commencement speeches -- the Microsoft co-founder turned to Twitter to share some great advice.
TED Talks

7 TED Talks That Will Change the Way You Look at Business

These presentations can teach you about the importance of time off, where you can do your best work, how to pitch to investors and more.
Employee Retention

Want Tech Workers to Stick Around Longer? Think 30 Years -- Not Three.

Turnover can have a huge impact on your bottom line. But, there are meaningful steps you can take to ensure your people will want to stay with your organization for years to come
Confidence

Only You Can Change Your Life

'If you're still looking for that one person to change your life, take a look in the mirror.'
Seasonal Businesses

5 Strategies for Hiring Seasonal Employees

The boys and girls of summer are looking for many attributes uniquely found in small business environments. Entrepreneurs should exploit their advantage over large firms to improve their workforce, sh...
Focus

4 Ways to Focus Fiercely and Stress Less

Are there things you're striving for that you can let go of so you can focus more fiercely on the things you care about most?
Growth Strategies

6 Ways to Handle Rapid Growth

If you are not properly prepared for the big changes, things can easily spiral out of control and turn your dreams into nightmares.
Leadership

Is Your Company's Mission Up to Snuff?

Focusing on your core mission fosters strong values and vibrant culture, if your mission matches your company and goals.