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Mistakes That Will Sink Your Startup

Posted October 16, 2019 By GuestSpot

Fifty percent of startups will go out of business within their first five years. However, the issues that bring down the companies that don’t make it are often self-inflicted and core root issues can stem from a lack of preparation. Keep reading for some things to keep in mind to avoid making mistakes that can […]

How to Build Your Personal Brand on Social Media

Posted September 30, 2019 By GuestSpot

It is estimated that there are a total of 3.7 billion people with at least one account on a social media platform. Many people use social media to communicate with friends and family. Others use it to check the news and stay up to date on trending topics and the latest information in their fields. […]

The traditional structure of the American workplace is quickly changing in the face of continuous innovations in technology. No longer are companies needing to rent large office spaces for their employees. Many encourage their staff to do their work remotely. Although some still have some reservations about it, data has shown that working remotely might be the best thing to happen to your career. ¬†However, it is important to remember that not everyone is a good fit for working remote. In fact for some, as attractive as it sounds, it may not be a good shift. So weigh out the pro’s and cons and the benefits

Every company That’s right every company requires adjustments and changes that are made from time to time to encourage growth and address issues that may be present. For many business owners or managers, company-wide changes can often be intimidating and overwhelming when working with a large team of people. Fortunately, there are a few ways […]

4 Characteristics of a Cohesive Team

Posted July 25, 2019 By GuestSpot

Many businesses get things done by assigning projects to task-oriented teams. When a group of people work together, they can complete tasks for the good of the company. However, when the team cannot cooperate, project progress comes to a halt. If you take care when preparing a team, you can make sure that they will […]

Thanks to mobile technology, people can communicate faster than ever, and business can get far more done.

3 Ways to Keep Your Team Members on the Same Page

Posted April 26, 2019 By GuestSpot

Communication among team members is vital for business success. When a team is not communicating well, it will lead to a loss of efficiency and will have other hidden costs. Here are some ways to keep your team cohesive and functioning as a unit. Frequent Meetings While many people dread meetings, they are a valuable […]

How to Mitigate Back-to-School Anxiety

Posted April 6, 2019 By GuestSpot

Returning to school when you haven’t been in the educational environment for years can be daunting for many past, present, and future students. Life can take us away from education because of family, work, or other circumstances. Sometimes the timing just wasn’t right for you then, but now it is.  Nothing should stop people who […]

3 Tech Skills Every Team Member Should Have

Posted April 4, 2019 By GuestSpot

Most communication has gone to an online format. Sales and marketing live on the web. Even team meetings are held with off-site team members using a computer to be virtually present. While no one expects that everyone in your workplace can serve as an IT specialist, it is very helpful for all employees to have some basic technical knowledge. Here are three tech skills that you should encourage your staff to learn.

Starting your own business can be one of the most rewarding and life-changing decisions that you can ever make. It will be one of the most challenging as well, but that is all a part of the journey. Becoming your own boss has a host of different benefits that can end up improving your overall quality of life. You might just realize that tapping into your entrepreneurial side is the thing that has previously been missing from your life experience.