Tag: finance

Department management, Financial

Things to Look Out for While Raising Funds for Your Business

October 12, 2017

Via: Business 2 Community

Securing an investment from an angel fund or a VC business can be a vicious cycle. Investors love businesses that make money, and these are exactly the kind of startups that are not desperate for cash. On the other hand, […]

General organization management, Strategic planning

5 Keys to Modern, Ongoing Performance Management

October 9, 2017

Via: Aberdeen Essentials

As we continue to move deeper into the performance management revolution, more and more companies are following in the footsteps of Deloitte, GE, and others who have overhauled their approach. No longer is the annual review the sole form of […]

Department management, Financial

7 Things About Funding Sources that Small Business Owners Don’t Know — But Should

October 4, 2017

Via: Small Business Trends

Getting funding for your small business is essential but not always as straightforward as you might think. Here are 7 things about funding sources you might not know about but should. Small Business Funding Facts You Need to Keep a […]

Finances, Self-management

Broke No More: How do you financially prepare for a career change?

September 28, 2017

Via: CNN

Q: How should someone prepare, financially, for a career change in their late 20’s, 30’s? — Jason Mathews The first step in preparing for a career change: thinking about time. Ask yourself: “How much time do I need to make […]

Investment, Organization management

Goldman Sachs Announces New $10 Million Investment in Baltimore Small Businesses

September 7, 2017

Via: Small Business Trends

Goldman Sachs (NYSE:GS) just announced a new $10 million investment in Baltimore small businesses. The latest investment is a continuation of Goldman Sachs’ 10,000 Small Businesses program in Baltimore, an initiative aimed at creating jobs and economic growth in the […]

Communication, Customer relationship management, Department management, General organization management

Critical tips for navigating difficult client relationships

September 6, 2017

Via: Marketing Land

At some point in your PPC career, it’s nearly guaranteed you’ll have to manage a difficult client. Whether it’s an agency, consultancy or in-house relationship, somebody’s bound to be unhappy. Numerous issues will arise that will test your patience, attitude […]

Department management, Financial, Marketing

Demand gen tunnel vision: Why your company probably needs to invest in branding

August 25, 2017

Via: Marketing Land

If you’ve been in the B2B marketing business for fewer than 15, you’ve been operating in the first generation of data-driven marketing’s golden age. The internet and the tools we use to leverage it give us the ability to be […]

Department management, Marketing, Personal information & knowledge management, Self-management

3 Ways to Stop Overcomplicating Your Content Marketing Strategy

August 24, 2017

Via: Entrepreneur

If you want to drive more people to your website or attract more followers on social channels, Entrepreneur Network partner Kate Volman has some advice for you: Create more content. Whether it’s blog posts, infographics or videos, it’s important to […]

Customer relationship management, General organization management

3 Ways for B2B Companies to Efficiently Retain Their Customers

August 18, 2017

Via: Entrepreneur

The marketing and business models for B2C and B2B models are different. For the latter category, strategies for nurturing existing customers are significantly more important than for the former. For B2B companies, in contrast, the customer pool is significantly smaller, […]

Department management, Financial

5 Things Your Startup Needs to Spend Money On

August 17, 2017

Via: Business 2 Community

Many of us don’t like spending money, even if it is for the business. It can be especially hard to get excited about spending money when you are bootstrapping your business. However, every startup needs to spend money on a […]