Tag: administration

Department management, Marketing

5 Ways to Build Your Nonprofit Email Subscriber List

July 26, 2018

Via: Business 2 Community

Gaining support for your organization via email marketing has become easier than ever. In fact, Dunham+Company found that the percentage of donors motivated to give online via email has jumped 40% since 2015. This is why it is important to […]

Administration, General organization management

5 Tough Situations You’ll Eventually Face When Managing People

June 19, 2018

Via: Small Business Trends

As a business owner, managing people is by far the toughest responsibility of all. Every person is different, unpredictable, and motivated by a unique set of factors. And while good hiring practices will mean smooth sailing most of the time, […]

Administration, General organization management

The Worst Leaders Aren’t Controlling. They’re Unreliable

June 5, 2018

Via: Inc.

Difficult personalities can make the workplace challenging, but inconsistent management is downright crazy-making. One moment you’re being told to innovate and think creatively. Then the next day you’re chastised for failing to following protocol when do you take a risk […]

Administration, General organization management

Don’t Waste Time! 4 Reasons to Change Your Business Model — Now

June 4, 2018

Via: Small Business Trends

Changing your business model can be a tough decision to make, but it’s crucial for some business owners who are in it for the long run. Industries evolve and markets change. Not to mention, your goals and values as an […]

Administration, General organization management

Here are 10 Ways to Plan for the Unexpected in your Small Business

May 7, 2018

Via: Small Business Trends

Small business owners need to wear many different hats to keep things running smoothly. From start up costs to seasonal slowdowns, smaller entrepreneurs need to plan for everything including the unanticipated. Here are 10 things every small business owner should […]

Administration, General organization management

Your Business May Be Failing: 20 Reasons Why and What to Do About It

April 10, 2018

Via: Small Business Trends

It’s a reality all entrepreneurs must come to terms with: the potential for failure. Over 51% of businesses will fail in their first five years (U.S. Census data), and even 25–30% of venture-backed businesses fail. If you want to innovate […]

Communication, Department management

Knowing These 5 Secrets Will Make Your Business Meetings Amazing

April 9, 2018

Via: Small Business Trends

If you’re like most business professionals, the majority of your day is spent in meetings. Sometimes you can get a lot accomplished during this time. However, they are often ineffective. If you want to become more accomplished in your business […]

General organization management, Strategic planning

Reconstructing Performance Management for Both the Employee and the Company

April 6, 2018

Via: Aberdeen Essentials

In 2017, Aberdeen found that 64% of Best-in-Class companies (the top 20% of performers as defined by Aberdeen’s Best-in-Class research methodology) distrusted traditional performance reviews. This sets the tone for a major challenge facing organizations today: Traditional performance reviews are […]

Administration, Communication, Department management, General organization management

5 Keys to Building Business Relationships

March 8, 2018

Via: Business 2 Community

Few would argue with the notion that building business relationships is critical in professional services. And while marketing efforts put toward pricing and service strategy, or articulation of a firm’s competitive position, their real advantage lies in the strength of […]

Department management, Information Technology

Waiting for the Perfect Moment to Start Your Business? 4 Reasons the Time is NOW!

March 7, 2018

Via: Small Business Trends

Everyone has a formula for doing a business “right.” You know that when you start your business, there’s a right way to build your list, fund your ideas, post on your blog, and do any number of things. In fact, […]