Turnaround Strategies

BlackBerry

Could BlackBerry's Turnaround Efforts be Beginning to Gain Traction?

The company reports fourth-quarter profit but a sales miss.
BlackBerry

BlackBerry CEO Says Focus Is On Profitability, Fewer New Devices

The company is entering the second phase of its two-year turnaround plan.
Trep Talk

How a 'Yes' Mentality Helped Turn 'Yes to' Into a Major Beauty Brand

Joy Chen, CEO of the company behind the Yes to Carrots and Yes to Tomatoes beauty lines, shares her experience turning the once unprofitable company into a fast-growing brand.
Growth Strategies

Turn Around Your Business in 5 Steps

As an entrepreneur you are going to face your fair share of challenges, some more dire than others. When times get tough, you are going to need to turnaround your business, develop a pivot strategy and get your company back on track. Here is how.
Growth Strategies

The Best and Worst Business Transformations

When businesses get stuck in a rut, they are confronted with a stark choice: Change or die. See some major transformations, for better or worse.
Growth Strategies

'Kinky Boots,' Musical Mixing Fetish and Family Business, Leads Tony Nominations

The flamboyant new Broadway show about reviving a family shoe business by catering to drag performers today earned 13 Tony nominations.
Growth Strategies

How to Take Advantage of an Economic Upswing

Business owners have become experts at dealing with a down economy. But how do you take advantage of the growing economy to put your business ahead of the curve?
Starting a Business

A Fix-and-Flip Business-Buying Checklist

Plenty of business owners are looking to sell their businesses. Consider these seven points before writing your check.
Growth Strategies

Five Steps to a Successful Business Turnaround

A comeback starts with a vision for reinventing your company for the post-recession era.
Franchises

How Ground Round, Sizzler and Bennigan's Bounced Back from Bankruptcy

A handful of classic restaurant brands have reemerged from bankruptcy. Here's how these franchises fought their way back from the great strip mall in the sky.
Finance

Five Tips for Retooling Your Business

Is your business feeling like an old jalopy? Here are strategies for getting the money-making engine humming again.
Growth Strategies

Does Your Small Business Suffer from Owner Neglect?

If you've been checked out and letting your business's problems multiply, restaurant expert Jon Taffer from the series 'Bar Rescue' has some tips on how to turn things around.
Finance

Five Signs It's Time to Change Your Prices

Are your prices driving away customers or creating unrealistic demand? You may be making one or more of these common mistakes. Here's how to turn it around.
Leadership

From Mess to Success: Spike TV Readies Bar Rescue Reality Show

Bar consultant Jon Taffer offers his top three management tips for business owners in all industries.
Leadership

Shift Your Mindset, Save Your Business

Five steps to see your company in a new way -- and make a comeback.