Successfully running a project is no easy task. That’s why anyone in this position needs to have the right set of skills. While technical skills are often the first thing that comes to mind when someone thinks about a project manager, there are actually quite a few other traits this type of leader needs to … Continue reading Project Management: How to Keep Your Team Engaged
In the past, personal branding was something that only really applied to individuals like speakers or authors. But now that so much of everyone’s daily activity takes place online, there’s a lot of value for anyone involved in a business to build a strong personal brand. When you have a recognizable personal brand, you can use … Continue reading Personal Branding: How to Become A Household Name
Launching a startup is an uphill battle. Although you can definitely get to the top, it takes a lot of hard work and support. Because there’s so much you need to get done, it’s very useful to have resources you can turn to. And since it’s common for startups to run on limited budgets, it’s … Continue reading 6 Free Resources for Startups and New Entrepreneurs
If you look across different industries and stages of businesses, one of the most common mistakes you’ll see is piecemeal business planning. While there’s a lot to be said for rolling up your sleeves and getting to work, it’s vital for business leaders to have a handle on the bigger picture. Without a clear … Continue reading Strategies for Avoiding Piecemeal Business Planning
When entrepreneurs dive into a new venture, they’re generally on the lookout for any and every opportunity that comes their way. While being open to different ideas and possible pivots can be crucial for a startup to get some initial traction, that doesn’t mean this strategy should remain in place throughout the lifetime … Continue reading Startup Success Often Means Saying “No”
A big part of why startups are so exciting and receive so much media attention is they can lead to huge successes in a relatively short amount of time. However, it’s important to remember that for every startup that achieves notable success, countless other startups completely fail. Since everyone from entrepreneurs to investors to … Continue reading What Actually Determines Whether a Startup Succeeds or Fails?