Having a well-defined strategy can make or break the future of your small business. This section will provide you with much needed advice, tips and news about strategic development that will help you grow your business.

You'll find hundreds of articles praising the benefits of automation. You'll find very few warning of the dangers. This is one of the very few. Read More
In this episode of Business Systems Explored we talk to Chris Savage. The Co-Founder and CEO of the video marketing platform Wistia. Chris breaks down the systems his customers are using to successfully drive traffic and increase conversions using video. Read More
In this episode of Marketing Nerds, Caitlin Rulien sits down with Jim Dicso of SundaySky to talk about content personalization, and what makes it cool versus what makes it creepy. Jim also shared how to do content personalization right, which platforms to use, and what tactics brands should avoid. Read More

5 ways to create a culture of productivity

5 ways to create a culture of productivity Avatar Posted by MashaKaran under Strategy
From http://www.alphagamma.eu 8 days ago
Made Hot by: bloggerpalooza on July 17, 2016 1:29 pm
Leaders, let me invite you to step back and take an honest appraisal of your company culture.

Do you find that there’s a lot of wasted time by your team members — even by yourself?Do you feel like you’re pulling teeth simply trying to get people to get some work done? Do you, personally, find yo Read More

How to be Productive While You’re Sleeping

How to be Productive While You’re Sleeping Avatar Posted by SmallBizAhead under Strategy
From http://sba.thehartford.com 10 days ago
Made Hot by: sundaydriver on July 17, 2016 12:51 am
According to psychologists from UC San Diego, sleep improves our ability to come up with creative solutions to problems by assisting the brain in flagging unrelated ideas and memories and forging connections among them. Take a look at more insights related to sleeping productivity! Read More

Business Hook-Ups: The Benefits Of Collaboration

Business Hook-Ups: The Benefits Of Collaboration Avatar Posted by SPCowan under Strategy
From http://www.mibusinessmag.com 12 days ago
Made Hot by: SimplySmallBiz on July 13, 2016 2:54 pm
Collaborations can include the obscure to the purposeful; corporations, small businesses, retailers, singers, actors, musicians, artists, designers, films, restaurants, museums and technology companies have all developed collaborations in order to thrive. Read More
In this episode, we find out the processes behind the man who manages to put out 4 podcast episodes every week. Jon shares with us how his podcast grew so quickly he was forced to create systems, and how he got over what Seth Godin calls ‘the dip’ — a rapid decline in listenership. Read More
Are you in the process of setting up your own business?

Do you dream of reaching the dizzy heights and going global?

Are you eager to be the next big thing?

If you have grand plans, here are five steps to help you achieve success. Read More
From an early part of my life, I always had an entrepreneurial drive and was focused on starting up on my own somewhere down the line in my career.

A few years on, I started working as an online community manager for a poker school. The poker school I was working with made money through the affi Read More

What Can The Connection Economy Do For You?

What Can The Connection Economy Do For You? Avatar Posted by ivanpw under Strategy
From http://www.onsmb.com 18 days ago
Made Hot by: luvhealthcare on July 7, 2016 4:23 pm
Uber, Facebook and AirBnB - what is behind the success of these international business giants and how do they embrace the connection economy? Read More

Give millennials a reason to stay - The benefits that can help you retain young talent

Job-changing is fast and furious in the early years of millennials’ careers: Young adults born in the early ‘80s …

Catalyst and Founder Makes BizSugar Contributor List!

When we think of BizSugar members, it's hard to come up with a more enthusiastic or energetic one than our latest … More
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