Category: Business

Ask the Experts: What Is the Best Piece of Advice You Would Give a New Entrepreneur?

Are you beginning to break out on your own, and finally starting your own small freelance or “solopreneur” business? If so, congratulations—it’s a big leap. But, don’t get caught up in the thrill of entrepreneurship just yet; there are still plenty of i’s to dot and t’s to cross. The reality is, starting your own business […]

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How to Build an Audience

People have more ways to entertain themselves than ever before. Whether it’s checking their emails, scrolling through social media feeds, or watching funny YouTube videos, there’s always something to do. No one wants to pay attention to a boring ad. Attention is quickly becoming the most valuable commodity. Buying it with paid advertising can still […]

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How to Deal With Conflict in the Workplace (a 6-Step Strategy)

All businesses experience conflict – it’s an inevitable consequence of asking individuals to work together closely. Differing personalities, goals, and approaches can lead to tension and disagreement, either among coworkers or between employees and management. You can try to reduce the incidence of conflict in the workplace, but no one is perfect and issues will occasionally arise. That’s […]

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5 Famous Brands That Found Success (and What to Learn From Them)

Sometimes when we look at huge, globally successful corporations, it’s hard to imagine how they got where they are today. Most started out as small businesses that seemed to have that ‘magic touch’. But what exactly is the secret recipe behind the success of these top global companies, whose names are so familiar that we […]

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5 Areas Where Your Business Can Benefit Massively from ‘Kaizen’

The dream of every small business is to gain a vital competitive advantage (and improve their services) in order to bring in and keep happy customers. However, figuring out how to achieve it can be nightmare. ‘Kaizen’ is one interesting solution. It’s a concept of achieving continuous improvement, and it’s caught on like wildfire among companies […]

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