Management Tips to Keep Up With Technology in the Workplace

Along with advancements in computer technology, artificial intelligence, robotics and even autonomous automobiles, the technology in our workplace is changing at a rapid pace. From yesterday’s monolithic, big software systems that ran your entire business to today’s cloud-based small applications driven by real-time interactions and accessible on our tablets and smartphones, everything seems to be changing overnight. […]

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The Entrepreneur Setting SMART Goals

Setting ‘SMART’ goals a popular technique for validating your goals. This is important because it helps you save time and energy by making the process of goal setting more efficient and productive. It helps you avoid spinning your wheels! There are several ways you can define the acronym SMART. This is the definition that is […]

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How to Conduct a SWOT Analysis for Business

A SWOT (Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities and Threats) analysis is a strategic planning tool that helps a business owner identifies his or her own strengths and weaknesses, as well as any opportunities and threats that may exist in a specific business situation. A SWOT analysis is most commonly used as part of a marketing plan, but it […]

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Entrepreneurs, the Need to Delegate

“Most entrepreneurs are driven personalities, but you cannot overcome challenges and bring new ideas to the market through the sheer force of personality alone,” the Virgin Founder, Richard Branson writes in a recent blog post. “You need to learn to delegate so that you can focus on the big picture.” I dare add: “As well as stay […]

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Bootstrapping Makes Better Entrepreneurs

One of the earliest and most critical decisions an entrepreneur must make is whether to self fund a startup by bootstrapping, or raise outside funding through venture capital.  The implications of each decision are significant. How you fund your company will help determine its chances of success, its scale, its long term prospects, and ultimately, […]

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