Amy Drader June 17, 2021 People vector created by freepik Last week my client, Jill (not her real name), began her coaching session with: “If one more person tells me to meditate or do yoga, I will punch the wall.” I paused. She chuckled. We both laughed. Irony, right? This is what her manager told … Continue reading Resilience, Don’t Go At It Alone
Charly Mostert May 25, 2021 If you’re reading this blog post, chances are you’ve also seen Scott Brinker’s annual Marketing Technology Landscape Supergraphic. Here’s a quick refresher on the state of martech tools as of April 2020: There are now 8,000+ tools in the landscape, up 13.6 percent year-over-year. (So basically the same amount of … Continue reading Why Are System Integration Projects Critical For Business Success? [With Examples]
Nicholas Ruggieri April 9, 2021 My 11-year-old interrupted me around 3:30 on a Friday afternoon toward the end of what had been a super busy week. He was done with online school and wanted me to go with him to take the dog over to the park. With him standing there and emails steadily flowing … Continue reading Overcome Adversity by Building Business Resiliency Every Day
Connor Benedict April 5, 2021 Tax season is a stressful time. There are so many questions and unknowns, and you’re looking for help from anyone. Scammers know that this is the case, so they will try a tax scam to steal your information or money. In this guide, we’ll tell you 14 tax scams, how … Continue reading 14 Tax Scams to Protect Your Small Business From
Spending Your Way Out Of A Pandemic by Ray Schultz , March 2, 2021 Contrary to what some may believe, last year was not a great one for advertisers. Overall, 61% of businesses experienced a drop in revenue — including 58% of firms that sell online only, according to State of Digital Advertising 2021, a study … Continue reading Spending Your Way Out Of A Pandemic
Dvorah Graeser February 25, 2021 Building a business requires fortitude, faith, and a lot of grit. You’re hustling every day, meeting with clients, leading a team, solving problems, finding solutions, serving customers. All of this is a predictable and essential part of being an entrepreneur. But are you protecting what matters most: your startup’s unique … Continue reading Should You Get a Patent to Protect Your Startup?
Sara Gelsheimer February 15, 2021 The business community has certainly felt the impact of the pandemic — so much so that the number of active business owners fell by 3.3 million between February and April 2020. That’s a 22% decline, the largest on record. Small businesses were hit the hardest, but nearly half have said … Continue reading If You Were to Fall Ill, Would Your Business Be Set Up for a Successful Transfer?
Liz Kislik January 15, 2021 We all deal differently with setbacks and disappointments. But it’s a lot easier to work with people who face the reality of the experience and figure out straightforward, practical ways to bring their teams and organizations forward. In contrast, leaders and colleagues who are perceived as living in a fantasy … Continue reading How to Face Failure: You Can Damage or Strengthen Your Business
Debra Murphy January 7, 2021 Small business owners tend to view their businesses very tactically. Taking an objective view of your business from both an internal and external perspective can uncover a host of opportunities while highlighting potential threats. A SWOT analysis can help you evaluate your small business and the surrounding business environment that … Continue reading How to Conduct a Small Business SWOT Analysis
Delaney Kline December 2, 2020 Many businesses are feeling the impacts of a turbulent economy in light of COVID-19. While most are still open for business, office spaces may look a bit different after the dust settles. Should you stay in your current office under the assumption that your workers will return? Are you questioning … Continue reading Downsizing? Here Are a Few Things to Plan For