Pricing

Uber

Uber to Make Surge Pricing Less Obvious

Upfront fares are currently rolling out to an number of U.S. cities, though Uber didn't detail a timeline for how long it would take all riders to benefit from the new tweak.
Selling

It's Sell or Die Because Sales Are the Lifeblood of Every Company

It may not be brain surgery, but done right, sales is a practice like medicine or any other profession. Learn it. Practice it.
Innovation

You Need to Immediately Stop Believing These 5 Product Innovation Misconceptions

Don't launch your new product before you have a full grasp of how to monetize it.
Whole Foods

New Whole Foods Chain 365 Faces Tough Mission: Cut Prices Without Being 'Cheap'

The chain, which debuts in Los Angeles' Silver Lake neighborhood, is critical to Whole Foods.
Startup Mistakes

The 6 Biggest Startup Mistakes Entrepreneurs Make

The worst mistakes are also completely avoidable.
Retail Businesses

Here's a Great Way to Wake up Your Stagnating Retail Brand

Compete directly with consumer-direct manufacturers. Like it or not, it's the brave new economy that will shape our industry.
Labels

FCC's Broadband 'Nutrition' Labels Aim to Clarify Speed, Price

Internet services will soon have a label with a breakdown similar to the nutrition facts on groceries.
Apple

The One Surprise From Apple's Event Yesterday

About a half-hour into its sales pitch, the company announced the long-rumored iPhone SE, with one notable feature.
Freelance

3 Ways to Price Your Work for Your Freelance Writing Business

Smart tips for setting the best rates in order to help your freelance writing business succeed
Growth Strategies

When Mapping Your Growth Don't Assume Price Is Your Big Weakness

Price is the easiest way to compare your product with the competition but it's just one consideration for your potential customers.
Pricing

3 Ways Offering Something for Free Can Actually Make You Lots of Money

Here's why those operating in software or on the Internet should zero in on "thinking zero" to get a leg up on competitors.
Growth Strategies

Pro Tips for Hitting the Pricing Nail on the Head

To make sure you find the sweet spot when it comes to pricing your product or service, follow this marketing expert's advice.
Gender Differences

Study: Women Pay Thousands More Than Men for Products

New York City's Department of Consumer Affairs looked at almost 800 products from more than 90 brands.
Setting prices

5 Tips for Setting Your Optimum Price

The customer perception of the value of your offering may surprise you, but it's what counts the most.
Creativity

Why Creativity Can Be a Curse for Entrepreneurs

Creative people might be great at executing an idea, but they've got to get in touch with their practical side if they want to stay in business.