You’ve probably learned by now that marketing has a HUGE impact on the success and longevity of a business. It’s important to remember that the world of marketing is always evolving, so staying up-to-date on the latest trends and best practices is extremely important.
| Business Growth, Employee Satisfaction, Business
We know that employee motivation plays a large role in company success. In fact, recent research has found that a strong positive relationship exists between employee motivation and organizational productivity, consistent in a wide variety of business types spread across several different countries. Knowing how to motivate your team can go a long way in improving the efficiency of your entire business. Here are five ways to develop stronger motivation in your team members:
| Budgets, Finance, Data, Business Growth, Organization, Business
Business owners know you need to spend money to make money. Being wise about your investments, though, is a key aspect of maximizing your ROI and helping your business grow. Fortunately, you can take several steps to effectively budgeting and spending your money.
| Business Growth, Data, Networking
Building your business the old fashioned way, through word of mouth, foot on pavement, networking and building lifelong business relationships has always been and will always be the best way.
| Business Growth, Business Coach, Organization, Accountability, Priorities
Let’s face it - everyone struggles with procrastination, from high school students to top-level executives. Some procrastinate simply out of a lack of desire to work or a deep resentment towards deadlines. For others, putting things off until the last minute helps them work harder because they are motivated by the short amount of time left they have to accomplish a task. There are many reasons why people procrastinate but, whatever your reason is, it is important to work past the urge to put
“Be Data Driven” - that’s what my professor in business school would drum in to us. He would say “because data changes behavior!” He was right of course, he’d had a long career consulting with many businesses and had seen the proof.
| Time Management, Apps, Organization, Processes, Business Growth
As technology continues to develop, there are more and more digital or online applications that can be extremely beneficial for businesses. It is important to take advantage of the available tools to help your company grow and thrive. A key to get on top of your business is being organized, so you should make use of all tools at your disposal. These are the most highly recommended tools that any business should consider using.