All people respond to stress in their environment. At the most basic level, when it is hot, people seek ways to cool down. When…Read More
Articles on Business and Entrepreneurship
Most readers will benefit from the articles in the Business and Entrepreneurship category. Particularly, readers who may be starting up a business or have been growing their business for some time will find something for them in our range of articles.
Most businesses must make a profit to be successful. Business owners need to be well informed to make a decent profit. Not for profit businesses also benefit from the insights from our expert authors.
Readers must be equipped to succeed in an increasingly global market. Business owners must be prepared to take risks, hire the right people and create the right structure.
Many of our business articles are around soft skills, people management and developing teams. Our articles can provide a rich and valuable resource for our readers in these areas.
Our expert writers are experienced, with many having run businesses of all sizes.
Nicola Cook tells us how everybody has the skills they need to become a successful salesperson, and explains how to use them.Read More
Michael Nir discusses how important it is for managers to harness the influence of stakeholders: He sets out six practical guidelines for Influencing and leading strategic stakeholders successfullyRead More
Unpacking productivity Your productivity is the key to improving your quality of living. When you are more productive, you ultimately have more time to…Read More
Classroom response systems allow students to answer questions in real time. There are myriad uses for this technology: taking attendance, administering pop quizzes, gauging…Read More
Counsellors and psychologists play an important role in students’ lives as they learn and grow. Although most people recognize the need for students to…Read More
With the rise of today’s technologies, finding a job and learning new skills has never been easier. With advances in software, for instance, it’s…Read More
Working and living abroad gives people new opportunities It is a great way to see other areas of the world and learn through travel….Read More
“You can’t please everyone” is a popular saying for a reason. But sometimes in e-commerce, it feels like you’re trying to do exactly that….Read More
Six years ago, in a major report entitled A Review of Business-University Collaboration, Professor Sir Tim Wilson reflected on academia’s contribution to a knowledge…Read More
Communication is key Communication is key if you want to succeed in anything in life. Our relationships and the way we communicate with others…Read More
Business Growth How large can an organisation become before it’s stripped of its essence? How can it continue to enjoy growth without erasing nearly…Read More
“Lean” methodology emerged as a term used to describe Toyota Motor Corporation’s effective and streamlined business practices during the late 1980’s. The methodology is…Read More
You may have noticed that people have become inseparable from their phones. Situations that used to be technology free – watching a film on…Read More
Today, the question is no longer “Should our organization get involved with societal issues?”, it’s “How should we get involved?” In the U.S., corporate…Read More
How to make your business more successful You will make your business more successful with good planning and work. If you’re willing to commit…Read More
Some people dismiss work-life balance as an impossible dream, but the fact is that it’s never been more important to help employees manage their…Read More
Creating a productive and effective team Performance indicators show that a productive and effective team will almost always outperform people working individually. This is…Read More
Public speaking may not be everyone’s cup of tea but sometimes in business, needs must. If you get nervous when you have to…Read More
Dealing with employment issues in Spain The legislation, attitudes and customs of a country can have a significant impact on the success of your…Read More
Did you know that if you begin working in an office at 18 years old and stop working at 67 years old, you will…Read More
It is no secret that Amazon is a giant of industry. Many industries, actually. From selling books to changing the way you read and…Read More
Boosting performance with followership The first phase of any of my culture initiatives is one of discovery. I interview senior leaders, their direct reports,…Read More
Do you have work/life balance? Follow this carefully: The number of days in a year is 365 Sleeping 8 hours a day totals 122…Read More
If you want workplace inspiration you must intentionally model it and demand it for everyone by intentionally creating an environment where employees are valued,…Read More
Lessons learned increases your chance for success You currently work in a successful established company in marketing, sales, engineering, finance, accounting, product development, etc….Read More
Make a Plan, Make a Commitment How many times have you made a plan and it did not go as planned? and How many…Read More
Careers in Health Tech Are you looking forward to making a great career in the health tech industry? If yes, then here you can…Read More
People may romanticize the life of an entrepreneur. But the reality of starting your own business is that it’s difficult and often unglamorous. In…Read More
Social intelligence is often simplistically referred to as ‘people skills’ as it is the ability to get along well with others and to get…Read More