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4 steps to successful crowdfunding
Crowdsourced funding offers special benefits for women-led startups, allowing women to bypass entire layers of male funders, who are slow to back women startups. Instead, women...
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Empathy often lacking in the leaders
A research study carried out by the University of Southern California’s Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism asked business leaders what attributes executives...
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Empowering Meetings
Meetings can be the most dreaded part of business life. Too often, they feel aimless and unproductive, and can quickly sap employee morale. But the best leaders can run effective...
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Blogging for Small Businesses
Blogging can be important for small businesses who want to communicate with their customer base and boost their SEO (Search Engine Optimisation) rankings.  A blog is a...
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Business Leveraging Local News
Local news can be a very useful tool for entrepreneurs. While it is true that viewing of local television news has declined over the past few years, this does not mean that...
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Time management in real time
The chances are that all of us at some point in our lives have taken a time management class, read about it in books, or tried to use an electronic or paper-based day planner to...
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Clear Marketing Strategy Tips
A clear marketing strategy is key to business making everything it does more effective. It is the foundation for creating awareness, generating interest, closing new sales and...
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Building a Board of Advisors
An advisory board has no legal authority over a company, so founders are free to take the advice of advisors or dismiss it. By selecting advisors wisely, outlining their...
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The Importance of Emotional Intelligence...
According to emotional intelligence (EQ) success is strongly influenced by personal qualities such as perseverance, self-control and skill in getting along with others. Much has...
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To innovate or not to innovate?
There are many options for leaders who wish to boost their organisation’s ability to innovate: set up a new-growth group; launch an idea contest; change the reward...
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