Quality Assurance

Outsourcing

Outsource Everything but Accounting, Quality Control and Sales

You want to lighten the load but you need to stay in control.

What Quantified Self Did for Six-Pack Abs, 'Quantified Business' Can Do for Your Startup

You'll find the extra time you need when you start tracking how you're spending your days.

How Software Teams Can Learn to Make Beautiful Music Together

Bluegrass bands and software teams might seem worlds apart, but those fiddlers and pickers might teach the techs a thing or two.

Don't Believe These 4 Customer Experience Myths

People will reward you for thinking differently.

4 Reasons Why Raising Your Price Is a Brilliant Marketing Move

Charging less than your competitors signals potential clients that you doubt the value of what you offer.

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Consultants and Advisors

Hiring a Consultant? Shun the 24-Hour Turnaround and Other Hype.

Any outfit promising a super-speedy turnaround will probably deliver less than optimum results.
Customer Service

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Make your client-support process a win for all involved, not excluding those answering the phones.
Finances

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Sometimes a solution is counterintuitive: Your fledgling business can save money by spending sums up front.
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