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13 Valuable Business Lessons from the Oil Magnate JD Rockefeller

Steven Imke April 14, 2021 JD Rockefeller grew up poor. His father, an unreliable con-man that sold snake oil to unsuspecting consumers. Although absent for most of JD’s life, he instilled in Rockefeller an entrepreneurial spirit and mindset. Rather than do chores like other kids his age, the young Rockefeller would buy a block of … Continue reading 13 Valuable Business Lessons from the Oil Magnate JD Rockefeller

Valuable Business Lessons From the Shipping Tycoon Cornelius Vanderbilt

Steven Imke April 8, 2021 Cornelius Vanderbilt was a shipping tycoon that started with shipping freight by ferry to controlling one of the largest railroad networks. Cornelius Vanderbilt Steamboat Legacy Cornelius Vanderbilt quit school at age 11 and began working on one of his father’s ferries. By the time he was 16, he decided to … Continue reading Valuable Business Lessons From the Shipping Tycoon Cornelius Vanderbilt

When the Supply Chain Is the Pain: The Lessons of Target in Canada

Rocky Osborn March 23, 2021 Meeting customer demands is hard. It gets even harder in terms of shipping. You have most likely heard of the Amazon effect. It’s the company’s approach to e-commerce shipping and logistics when a customer gets everything he or she wants in the shortest time possible. For Amazon Prime, for instance, … Continue reading When the Supply Chain Is the Pain: The Lessons of Target in Canada

Cracking the Product Demo Code: Lessons From 78 SaaS Demos

Jake Hatfield February 12, 2021 “Show, don’t tell” is a time-tested rule in writing and filmmaking that helps viewers draw their own conclusions rather than relying on a spoon-fed version created by the author. Yet, when it comes to product demos, many marketers and sales teams fall short in creating demos that convert. How do … Continue reading Cracking the Product Demo Code: Lessons From 78 SaaS Demos

4 Powerful Lessons 2020 Taught Us About Programmatic Email Monetization

Marika Zinca February 4, 2021 For most publishers, regardless of their industry, to say that 2020 has been a challenge is an understatement. However, since the onset of the pandemic, while so many channels have tumbled, email publishing has flourished. Email subscriptions have soared, as due to COVID-19 restrictions people are spending more time at … Continue reading 4 Powerful Lessons 2020 Taught Us About Programmatic Email Monetization

4 Lessons for Employers Looking to Retain Their Staff in 2021

Rebecca Siciliano January 11, 2021 In September 2020, we surveyed over 2,700 workers and job seekers on a multitude of topics – from their current salary and benefits, to how well their employer has supported them throughout the pandemic. This data informed the basis for our annual Salary and Benefits Review and shed light on … Continue reading 4 Lessons for Employers Looking to Retain Their Staff in 2021

4 Important Lessons When Developing Business Goals in the Face of Adversity

Natasa Djukanovic December 3, 2020 There is no doubt that the past year has been challenging for businesses across the globe, with the most carefully laid strategies for 2020 essentially tossed out the window. Suddenly, the goals we set for the year were no longer relevant in the face of uncertainty, and, as a result, … Continue reading 4 Important Lessons When Developing Business Goals in the Face of Adversity