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Articles, videos, and related content associated with all aspects of Business and the culture surrounding business.

Patty Ramsen2 days ago
These Full Service Realtors Are Saving Home Sellers Half the Cost
Have you ever wondered why it costs 6% to sell your home? That’s no small number. For a $600,000 home, that equates to $36,000—more than the U.S. median individual income. If it seems like home seller...
What Entrepreneurship Has Taught Me so Far
Entrepreneurs are problem solvers. They are people who seek to solve problems by creating innovative solutions, and crave that satisfaction found when a person knows they did something important. Entr...
Sasha Konikovo4 days ago
Meet the Jabra SPEAK 810: The Ultimate Bluetooth Conference Speakerphone Every Company Needs
After yet another call rehashing the same details to yet another batch of clients, my boss looked like she was ready to have her head hit the desk. It had been a very long day. She had been working on...
David Wyld19 days ago
Marketing Socks for Good from the Big Easy
As a management professor and consultant, I can safely say that one of the waaaaaaaaay most overused—and overwrought—terms in business today is social responsibility. Companies will go out of their wa...
Debra Haydocka month ago
Once Upon a Time There Was a Business
Each and every business has a unique personality and customer offerings—or in modern business-speak, a brand. How effective a company is at communicating their brand to attract an audience comes down ...
Alex Osbornea month ago
Ways to Start a Business with Social Media
In today's society, starting your own business can lead to success or failure, but it depends on your character and how driven you want to be. For myself, I have been working on a business plan for my...
Mark Armstronga month ago
Amazon Marketplace: The Pros and Cons for Your Business
When launching a new business, Amazon might be just the place to break ground. As the world’s second largest online marketplace, there are millions of customers just waiting to be found. However, like...
Jessica Jane2 months ago
Pros and Cons of Marketing and Starting Your Business Online
There's no denying the appeal in being your own boss, and calling your own shots. There's also no denying the appeal in investing in something you love whether it be clothes, video games, or makeup. T...
Heather Wilkins2 months ago
How I Learned Marketing with Popcorn
I have had some brief stints in marketing and from what some of my previous bosses I have said, I am cold and distant and cannot properly create a good channel for a customer to continue to come to th...
Nina Simons2 months ago
Balancing Business Travel and Family Life
People who are frequent business travelers have unique issues. The fact that they are often on the road, missing important family events and not seeing much of their family often takes a toll not only...
Faith Stratton3 months ago
Starting my Own Business at 19 (Pt. 3)
This is the most important lesson I ever learnt about running a business. More importantly about me as a person and how I treated myself: Don’t sell yourself short. I know it is one of the oldest clic...
Eric Wilkerson3 months ago
My Dream
For as long as I can care to remember I have wanted to own my own business. I couldn't figure out just what I wanted to sell, but I have always wanted to start something, run it just the way I wanted,...
Lee Davis3 months ago
Managing Organizational Change
Organizational change can be a difficult process for any organization, but especially one to manage. Organizational change is when a company makes a change or transition from its current state to a fu...
David Wyld3 months ago
Making a Big Change
Perhaps the boldest move that a company can ever take is to try and rebrand itself. Marketing geniuses and advertising agencies, often armed with long PowerPoint presentations and seeming irrefutable ...
Jaden Bleu3 months ago
Taste and See
After studying a company for any length of time, it does not take long to get a good sense of what the company’s corporate culture consists of and how it permeates among all of its employees. Corporat...
Jaden Bleu3 months ago
Social Responsibility
In order to maintain ethical standards, every company must decide whether they will conform to either the school of ethical universalism, ethical relativism, or the integrated social contracts theory....
Jaden Bleu3 months ago
Give Me Vision
As an old proverb so aptly states, “Where there is no vision, the people perish…” Just as individuals require their own sense of vision for their lives; it is also important for businesses to have cle...
Megan Becker3 months ago
Au Pair for Paws
I never aspired to be the founder of a dog sitting business, but that is precisely what I did at age 16. Before becoming a dog sitter and satisfying my desire for a salary, I rigorously searched for a...