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Building Leaders From Within—Growing Employees Into Management Roles

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Companies that promote from within sidestep many of the pitfalls associated with filling management roles. It helps them preserve their organizational culture,…

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Marketing

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Crafting a Memorable Brand Identity as a Small Business 

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As a small business owner, standing out can feel as challenging as being a mom-and-pop shop on a street full of big-box…
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How to Equip Any Employee to Deliver a Showstopping Presentation

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In the modern era of work, a great presentation is more than simply a ‘nice to have.’ They can be the primary…
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How Second-Hand Shopping is Unintentionally Driving Sustainable Fashion

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A quiet revolution is taking place in a world increasingly defined by fast fashion and fleeting trends. Gen Z and Millennials are…
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Why Making it Easier for Subscribers to Cancel is a Winning Subscription Strategy

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I recently came across an article titled “Subscriptions are hard to cancel and easy to forget by design” by NerdWallet that throws…
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The Essential Trio for Small Business Branding: Purpose, Vision, and Mission

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When you start a small business, the last thing on your mind is sitting down, and having a long think about your…
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Scaling Up: 6 Survey-Backed Strategies for Small Business Growth

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A small business is at the heart of every community and a driving force of our economy. Small businesses employ 62 million…

Manage

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5 Ways Small Businesses Can Recover from Supply Chain Disruptions

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Over the past four years, global supply chains have been pushed to their limits, revealing the weaknesses of a complex system that…
CurrentLeadManage

Building Leaders From Within—Growing Employees Into Management Roles

3 Mins read
Companies that promote from within sidestep many of the pitfalls associated with filling management roles. It helps them preserve their organizational culture,…
CurrentManage

How to Improve Employee Accountability

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The term accountability sometimes has a negative connotation. Some may think it’s an organization’s way to “catch” employees doing something wrong or…

Money

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5 Strategies for Small Business Leaders Can Maximize Profitability

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Maximizing your company’s profit is crucial. Small businesses often operate with slimmer margins and narrower customer bases, and thus must diligently extract…
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Bank Transfers as a Small Business Owner: Everything You Should Know

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Bank transfers are a staple in managing the finances of a small business, helping streamline everything from supplier payments to payroll. As…
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Recordkeeping Revamps and Regulatory Rigor

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The typical narrative is that as time passes, digital regulation becomes more stringent. Accountability becomes a greater requirement as technology continues to…

Trends

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Baby Beauty Boomlet

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WWD’s BeautyInc reports that luxury beauty brands are fighting to win the hearts—and wallets—of the country’s youngest consumers—children and babies. This “growing…
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Holiday Shopping Predictions for 2024

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What’s in store (literally and figuratively) for this year’s holiday shopping season? Salesforce just released its 2024 holiday shopping predictions. Consumers are…
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Brick-and-Mortar Shopping Comes Roaring Back…For Now

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In its recently released Global Retail E-Commerce Forecast, 2024 To 2028, research giant Forrester reported that global retail e-commerce sales reached $4.4…

Tech

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The Rise of AI in Customer Service: Innovation or Consumer Backlash?

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The customer experience should be improving, right? Businesses have already poured billions into customer-facing chatbots, and there’s no end in sight to…
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Why Small Businesses Can’t Ignore Consumer Privacy and Security Concerns

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Cyberattacks pose a significant risk for businesses of all sizes, especially today when so many companies are digitally dependent. However, the consequences…
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AI Washing – Are You Being Taken to the Cleaners?

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Artificial intelligence is all the rage these days, so understandably, people want to hop on the trend and take advantage of this…

Sales

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Brick-and-Mortar Shopping Comes Roaring Back…For Now

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In its recently released Global Retail E-Commerce Forecast, 2024 To 2028, research giant Forrester reported that global retail e-commerce sales reached $4.4…
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Are Retailers Listening to Consumers and Preparing for the Imminent Hyper-experiential Retail Renaissance?

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Retail is on the precipice of a renaissance, which will be characterized by great advancement and economic rebirth, yet to get there,…
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How to Redefine Your eCommerce Business With Composable Commerce

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Composable commerce is a development approach that allows you to choose the best-of-breed commerce components and combine or ‘compose’ them into a…