Tag: technology

Customer relationship management, General organization management

4 Current Trends Affecting Customer Success

October 13, 2017

Via: Business 2 Community

Customer success is an ever-changing role. Add in the detail of SaaS customer success, and it’s a veritable landslide of new ideas, trends, and upstarts. For CSMs in the thick of the action, these changes can be confusing while simultaneously […]

General organization management, Systems management

6 Lessons in Data Strategy for Startups

October 12, 2017

Via: Small Biz Club

Data can be an intimidating concept for a new company, especially a startup. The paradox is that the agility of a new business and the lack of fixed structures and processes makes it the best candidate for using the insights […]

Department management, General organization management, Marketing, Strategic planning

4 Ways to Prepare Your Marketing for the Upcoming Holiday Season

October 10, 2017

Via: Entrepreneur

Depending on the products and services you sell, you’re likely already thinking of ways to maximize your business for this coming holiday shopping season. But even if you don’t sell traditionally “giftable” items (think web hosting or cybersecurity packages), you […]

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, Marketing

5 Fascinating Marketing Automation Tactics that Can Help Your Business Grow

October 2, 2017

Via: Small Business Trends

Automation is considered the next major frontier in marketing, but are you extending your business’s automation practices far enough? For too many companies, the concept of automation is restricted to triggered emails and little else. In reality, the field contains […]

General organization management, Other

How Artificial Intelligence Is Revolutionizing Business In 2017

October 2, 2017

Via: Business 2 Community

84% of respondents say AI will enable them to obtain or sustain a competitive advantage. 83% believe AI is a strategic priority for their businesses today. 75% state that AI will allow them to move into new businesses and ventures. […]

General organization management, Systems management

10 Things Small Businesses Should Do Immediately to Protect Their Websites from Cyber Attack

September 26, 2017

Via: Small Business Trends

Cyber attacks have become a common ongoing issue for small businesses. Entrepreneurs need to be proactive. Here are 10 things small businesses should do immediately to protect their websites from a cyberattack. How to Protect Your Website from Cyber Attacks […]

Accounting, Department management

5 Reasons Your Small Business Should Switch to Digital Bookkeeping

September 22, 2017

Via: Small Biz Club

In the 21st century, it would be an understatement to say technology and the internet have made running a business easier. With all this useful innovation at your fingertips, why would you continue to perform essential tasks such as bookkeeping […]

General organization management, Other

Digital transformation: How machine learning could help change business

September 20, 2017

Via: ArsTechnica

Machine learning (ML) based data analytics is rewriting the rules for how enterprises handle data. Research into machine learning and analytics is already yielding success in turning vast amounts of data—shaped with the help of data scientists—into analytical rules that […]

Department management, Marketing

How to Get the Best Marketing Automation Tools on a Budget

September 13, 2017

Via: Business 2 Community

If you’re really excited about automating your business but you don’t have a big budget to invest in expensive tools out there, this article is for you. Marketing automation is evolving very fast. According to a recent Clickz survey, “59% […]