Month: September 2017

There are many ways that companies can do good in this world, and now is the time to do it

Thanks to advancements in science and technology, CEOs and their companies are able to go further than ever before in advancing their companies in every aspect. There are initiatives all around the world to promote a healthy environment for the whole world for years and years to come. The hurricanes of recent are going to be nothing compared to the hurricanes coming if we don’t fix our environment. Continue reading There are many ways that companies can do good in this world, and now is the time to do it

8 Experts Reveal What’s More Important Than Money For Running Your Business

In the article “8 Experts Reveal What’s More Important Than Money For Running Your Business,” many points of running your own successful business are touched upon. Most successful people find that being in tune with your own emotional wellbeing is one of the best ways to achieve success. For example, if one is able to see and correct their own mistakes, they are more likely to be able to benefit and learn from their own mistakes. Learning to navigate your business environment is more important than your business itself. Continue reading 8 Experts Reveal What’s More Important Than Money For Running Your Business

What is a Project Manager? The Lead Role for Project Success

Project managers are high-paying jobs in companies that need a person to manage and create ways of doing things to increase production; salaries vary with education. These managers specialize in different ways of doing things. Continue reading What is a Project Manager? The Lead Role for Project Success

What Can We Learn From Steve Wozniak About Launching Apple?

Steve Wozniak, co-founder of Apple, can offer some great insights into what is necessary when launching a new product or company. As half of the head of one of the most well-known companies in the world, his advice is much more grounded than one might expect. The tips he offers are very basic: allow others to contribute, work with other’s ideas, love what you do, constantly learn, and be passionate. Continue reading What Can We Learn From Steve Wozniak About Launching Apple?

Take Creative Control with the Ancient Wisdom of Stoicism

Sometimes the work seems too much, and every fiber of your being wants to stop, to sleep, to give up. But you have to control the urge to stop, because the work’s due, the price is right, or your job is on the line. Everyone has moments when they must take control over their minds and their instincts. This ability is what separates creative leaders from the pack. Control over your actions lies at the heart of Stoic philosophy. Exercise logical control over your actions and avoid the fate of the people who stumble through life following instinct alone. Continue reading Take Creative Control with the Ancient Wisdom of Stoicism

One Simple Hack that Will Help You Make the Most of Every Conference or Tradeshow

There is one simple hack that will help you make the most out of every conference or trade show. If you are a salesperson, then you probably know that one of the most important opportunities a conference can offer is the ability to have meaningful conversations about sales with potential customers. One challenge that is presented by the conference is finding the people that you want to talk to. Continue reading One Simple Hack that Will Help You Make the Most of Every Conference or Tradeshow

Four Fundraising Lessons From A Startup Founder VCs Kept Turning Away

Michelle Kennedy proves that connecting new moms is a big success! After some pushback from initial investors, Michelle Kennedy, a long-time developer and mother, wanted a new outlet for connecting mothers; so she developed Peanut, an app connecting moms that some of the potential investors told her wouldn’t work. Michelle strove even harder and did her research. Continue reading Four Fundraising Lessons From A Startup Founder VCs Kept Turning Away

How To Test A Business Idea

Once you had the business idea, decide if it is valuable. Research to see if the idea is needed or if it already exists. Make sure the idea is complete; if not, it could cause the idea to be pushed back or even fail. Give yourself a set of questions and make sure the answers are honest. Research to see if your idea will cost more than you will make from it. Continue reading How To Test A Business Idea

6 Executive Communication Tips for C-Suite Success

Effective leadership begins with communication skills. Communication skills at an executive level may differ from the communication skills one has adapted from working in a managerial, supervisory, or low-level role. An executive must adjust their language style based off of the audience. Continue reading 6 Executive Communication Tips for C-Suite Success