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jess Newton6 hours ago
How Did I Get Here?
How did I get here? A woman of 27, a mum to three beautiful children and partner to one adoring man. The same time every year there is an urge for change bubbling away in the depths of my soul, someth...
Stephanie Turner13 hours ago
Benefit Local Communities with Small Business Saturday
Before the surge of corporate entities, there were small businesses. No matter where you live or are visiting, mom-and-pop shops are likely part of the town's makeup. Small businesses are what make a ...
Leasha small2 days ago
Finding My Niche In The Business World
Like many others, I had finished school as a two time graduate. I made my mother proud but after College I really was lost!! I got a job working at a hospital as security in the Emergency and Trauma u...
The Biggest Mistake Small Businesses Owners Make
Businesses fail for all different types of reasons. From running out of money to management committing fraud, no firm is immune to the pitfalls of the business world. However, there is one major mista...
Joshua Warren7 days ago
Stick with What Works
When I was a child in the 1980's I loved some things more than others: Garbage Pail Kids (this one was my favorite...) Don't you dare make fun of me! The Dallas Cowboys. Danny White was the man! Pee W...
Roy Osing9 days ago
How Can HR Make a Difference in Recruiting the Best?
I give HR a mixed review on their effectiveness as the organization’s agent to bring in the talent necessary for long term success. Even though they would argue that one of their key roles is to recru...
Ember Phoenix 13 days ago
Why Should Employers Encourage Volunteerism from Their Employees?
Supporting the community is great and all, but whats in it for me as a company? What's in it for me as an employer to make time for employees to volunteer during their shifts? We have quotas/metrics/t...
Saajid Islam17 days ago
Why is Amway Global a Legitimate Business?
Amway Global is a 50+year-old company and has created billions of dollars in revenue. Rich Devos and Jay Van Andel had the vision to be successful and have made millions of people financially independ...
dana blouin22 days ago
Five LinkedIn Tips for Entrepreneurs
Reach and exposure are key factors for any entrepreneur looking to scale their business or their brand and social media has become the defacto way to go about it. While Facebook, Instagram and Twitter...
Product Design vs Services
Keeping in mind the layout of the Business Model Canvas, Key Activities are strategically positioned to the left, next to the list of Key Partners and close to the associated Cost Structure. Channels ...
Teresa Hull25 days ago
Why Buy Handmade
Buying handmade products is a great idea. Here's why.
Make It Close and Personal
Millennials have a very particular approach to what they like to buy and how they do so. We're talking about a generation shaped by the rise of the Internet and the economic crisis: as saving money be...
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Vic Wintera month ago
Do Your Job!
When did it become socially acceptable to ask the customer to do your job for you? This chapter will focus on the delivery service industry. This specific series of events has happened to me personall...
Alexa Athelstana month ago
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I am proud to be a member of a new workers co-operative that was established this year (2017) in the UK. We offer transcription services for research interviews to academics and students, amongst othe...
The Business Model Canvas
The Business Model Canvas is a template designed by business theorist Alexander Osterwalder to support companies in the definition (or redefinition) of their business model. The canvas is visually org...
Daniel Byrona month ago
The Manager's Mistake
Managers are, in fact, leaders and should focus first on leading their crew and staff before managing their business. As a former US Army JROTC cadet, I was taught how to lead and how to optimize the ...
Ossiana Tepfenhart2 months ago
How Bad Employees Get Good Jobs
At my last job, I witnessed the best, most talented people all get fired and laid off — myself included. We all worked tirelessly, never complained, and did what we could to make sure things still wor...
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Zeynep Suslu2 months ago
A Vague Business Concept
Have you ever put together IKEA furniture? Well, I have. It is as much complicated as it is fun. There is this pile of boxes, instructions, and images. You attach little pieces one-by-one going step-b...