Tag: management

General organization management, Strategic planning

Project Management Lessons From a Project Without a Manager

October 13, 2017

Via: Business 2 Community

Team projects are a necessary evil in school. The teacher randomly assigns the group, four or five students reluctantly push their desks together, and suddenly they have to become best friends or else their grades will plummet. Inevitably, one student […]

General organization management, Strategic planning

5 Steps to Follow During the Small Business Startup Process

October 10, 2017

Via: Small Business Trends

It’s a common question — “What should I do to successfully launch my startup?” Best Small Startup Resources There are a lot of things you can do to get your small business going, and turning to the best resources to […]

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 […]

Customer relationship management, General organization management

How to build an audience of consumers in today’s highly competitive environment

October 6, 2017

Via: Marketing Land

Today, brands market and sell their products in an environment that is more competitive than ever. Consumers are subjected to so much marketing content that it is hard for any one brand to stand out, leaving them trying in vain […]

Association, Organization management

Come on down! Amazon is running a contest to find where to build its new headquarters.

September 7, 2017

Via: Mashable

Come on downnnnnnnnnn! You could be the lucky winner of a new Amazon headquarters, complete with $5 billion in investment, 50,000 “high-paying jobs,” and plenty more economic development. Amazon announced on Thursday that it’s soliciting proposals for “HQ2″— Amazon’s second […]

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 […]

Customer relationship management, General organization management, Strategic planning

How to Create Connected Customer Service

August 31, 2017

Via: Direct Marketing News

This widget does not work. That service was a bad experience. Such things lead to customers calling companies to complain. A firm can apologize, maybe offer a voucher or coupon. Or maybe it can use the information to fix the […]

Personal information & knowledge management, Self-management

Is a Family Business or Partnership Right for You?

August 28, 2017

Via: Inc.

What does Harper Lee’s classic novel “To Kill a Mockingbird,” which was turned into an equally stellar film, have to do with business? It gave us this quote: “You can choose your friends, but you sho’ can’t choose your family.” […]

Self-management, Task management

5 Quick Bootstrapping Tips for Entrepreneurs

August 23, 2017

Via: Entrepreneur

Bootstrapping your business can be a smart and effective way to go. It gives you an added level of control and independence, as you can follow your own vision (within your financial limits) and not be bound to the opinions […]

Department management, Information Technology

3 Ways the Right CRM Technology Can Enhance Your Sales Funnel

August 23, 2017


To optimize a sales funnel effectively, you need total visibility over everything that happens across your sales department. Computer telephony integration (CTI) solutions that offer easy integration with existing CRM systems can help businesses increase efficiency, effectiveness and glean insights. […]