WordPress Plugin Analysis & Facelift.

Eco-Office Gals

Post from: Eco-Office Gals WordPress Plugin Analysis & Facelift. WordPress is a wonderful platform, back in it’s early onset I knew this was going to be the medium I wanted to work with at Eco-Office Gals.

2013 201

3 Important Factors to Consider for an Effective Business Analysis

Dumb Little Man

This is when I realized the strategic utilization of business analysis. I will explain the three factors of an effective business analysis, but before that let me share a story with you. The 3 Factors to Consider in your Business Analysis Quest. Business analysis involves the process of engaging your employees to express themselves at every level in the organization. So, extend your business analysis to adequately address the industry trends.

2018 160

Analysis: Honesty Can Backfire in a Performance Review

On The Job

In a recent analysis by Ivan Marinovic of the Stanford Graduate School of Business, it was found that honest appraisals actually boost costs and cut profits because they increase the chances of erratic efforts that people put into their jobs. When can telling the truth be counter-productive?

2015 151

Using Digital Data For Economic Analysis

Small Business Labs

One of the biggest shifts going on in economics is the growing use of digital data for research. The Internet and cloud computing platforms are generating large amounts  of digital data on pretty much all areas of business and economics. In fact, the amount data is growing much faster than our ability to analyze and use it. In our work we've seen a clear shift to using digital data and away from our traditional sources - surveys and government produced data.

2015 100

Using Satellite Imagery for Investment Analysis

Small Business Labs

But they've expanded their product line to include investment analysis.    According to their analysis traffic fell in both August and September, so October showed a positive turn around (and yes, the pun was intentional if not good).  DigitalGlobe is a fascinating company.    According to their website: DigitalGlobe owns and operates the most agile and sophisticated constellation of high-resolution commercial earth imaging satellites.

2011 100

3 Essential Financial Reports to Ensure YOUR Profitability

Office Organization Success

Income Analysis: This is a very simple report that you can set up using a spreadsheet that tracks your monthly income. Expenditure Analysis: The flip side to the Income Analysis is the Expenditure Analysis and, again, you can set up a spreadsheet that will track this for you.

2016 193

Spending Smart by Maximizing Technological Investments

Small Business CEO

Business Case Analysis. Subjectivity in an investment can be offset by business case analysis.… … Finance Information Technology business analysis tech investments technology investmentsTechnological investments are a part of business.

2017 62

How to Present Data to Your Executive

Office Dynamics

Admin Assistant Training Communication Skills Mgr/Asst Team Organizational Skills Problem Solving Self Development Uncategorized balance sheet data analysis financial analysis how to present data presenting information to your executive profit and loss Sue Pekonen

2016 130

Why Your Small Business Needs A SWOT

The Small Business Blog

Why Your Small Business Needs A SWOT by Stefan Töpfer on Mar 17, 2010 As a small business owner, or entrepreneur, you have no doubt heard of a SWOT analysis. But with a heavy workload, is it really necessary for your small business to complete a SWOT analysis? E-Mail me or follow me.

2010 130

3 Essential Financial Reports to Ensure YOUR Profitability

Office Organization Success

Income Analysis: This is a very simple report that you can set up using a spreadsheet that tracks your monthly income. Expenditure Analysis: The flip side to the Income Analysis is the Expenditure Analysis and, again, you can set up a spreadsheet that will track this for you. Like the Income Analysis you’ll want to be able to see the whole year at a glance, and have it broken down month by month.

2010 149

BIG Actions for Career Ownership

Office Dynamics

The first step is to do an analysis. Step 1: Career Analysis. I have great news to share with you! There is great opportunity ahead for you to take ownership of your career.

2014 130

Featured Soloist Laura Brandenburg: “You Need To Be Self-Aware”

The Solopreneur Life

Name of business and city: Clear Spring Business Analysis; Denver, Colorado. Web sites: Bridging the Gap and Clear Spring Business Analysis. At the time, I wanted to build my career in business analysis by accumulating diverse project experiences.

The #5 Words 30 Days Challenge – The Outcome

Brilliantly Better

Personal Development 30 days challenges analysis balance More than a month ago I started a 30 days challenge, called “#5words”. In short, I set myself up to write down each day, around noon, a short description, consisting of only 5 words, of how the day went out so far. I also posted this on Facebook, with a hastag #5words, so other people [.].

2013 55

Disruption and the Analyst Industry

Small Business Labs

  It is a analyst service that provides research reports and analysis on emerging technology. 

2010 130

Foreign Born in the US Workforce

Small Business Labs

  In March, the BLS released their annual analysis of the number and characteristics of foreign born U.S. workers. 

2010 130

Five Ways to Respond to Social Media Challenges and Criticism

Andrea Kalli

Articles were published after days, sometimes weeks, of study and analysis.

The Digitialization of Jobs

Small Business Labs

  The report: " presents a detailed analysis of changes in the digital content of 545 occupations covering 90 percent of the U.S. The analysis categorizes U.S. Brookings recently released an interesting study on Digitalization and the American workforce. 

2017 179

Want To Start Trading? Here’s What You Need To Know

Dumb Little Man

Learn how to conduct a fundamental analysis. Fundamental analysis is the central element of investing. There may be many different investment strategies, but the fundamental analysis is important to nearly all of them. In general, fundamental analysis is a method traders use to evaluate security and to determine the intrinsic value of that security. When conducted accurately, fundamental analysis can unveil whether a security is underpriced or overpriced.

2017 187

Graham-Cassidy Healthcare Bill Likely Bad for the Independent Workerforce

Small Business Labs

The quick summary of our analysis of the Graham-Cassidy healthcare bill on independent workers is: Low and moderate income independent workers would likely be worse off due to the reductions in medicaid and elimination of subsidies provided by the ACA (Obamacare). Normally the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) does an analysis of the impact of new bills.   The Kaiser Family Foundation's analysis shows the impacts of the bill on a state by state basis.

2017 132

Why Strategy Is Important In Business

Dumb Little Man

A good strategy is a result of a lot of analysis. Merge action and analysis. Since you are just starting out, try to separate your analysis and action for a clearer picture of what needs to be done next. Do more analysis or swinging into action. Being an entrepreneur is not a cakewalk. Far from it! When the responsibility of fulfilling your dreams lies on your shoulders alone, you find yourself burdened and clogged by fear and uncertainty.

2018 151

The One Thing That May Lead to Better Hires

On The Job

Specifically, the authors of the study -- Sameer Srivastava of the University of California, Berkeley, and Govin Manian and Christopher Potts of Stanford University -- used linguistic analysis to look at more than 10 million internal emails sent from a technology company from 2009 to 2014.

2018 141

Essential Ways to Generate More Sales in a Business

Small Business CEO

Proper Analysis of the Target Audience. To ensure that the company is successful in terms of generated revenue, it is important to have a proper coordination among the multiple facets of the organisation.

2018 73

3 Examples of How a Comma Can Change Meaning

Daily Writing Tips

Organizational structure does not specifically represent a building block of procurement success—at least not in the way that cost analysis, sourcing or savings methodology and tracking do.

2017 92

Horizon Scanning – Have you heard of it?

The Small Business Blog

SWOT analysis is one of the oldest and most well known and frequently used planning tools; for anyone… Read the full article here: Horizon Scanning – Have you heard of it? In a meeting last week the person I was talking used the term “Horizon Scanning”, I hadn’t come across this before.

2013 146

The Rise of Smart Farms

Small Business Labs

Plant Data/Analysis : systems that help farmers understand plant composition (microbial makeup, genetic expression, etc.) Tech startups are increasingly targeting agriculture.

2017 182

Gartner's Hype Cycle for Emerging Technologies

Small Business Labs

One of my favorite technology trend analysis and forecasting efforts is Gartner's annual Hype Cycle report.     The Gartner chart below summarizes the analysis for 2010. 

2010 173

WinWeb Updates Business Planning App To Make Your Business Execution More Coherent!

The Small Business Blog

A Business Module Canvas has been added to the existing modules of cash-flow planning, SWOT analysis (no allows for multiple SWOTs) and the more traditional vision, mission, action plan, etc. WinWeb has updated its Business Planning App to allow business startups and established business to have a fresh look at their business plan.

2012 103

Top 5 Twitter Accounts to Follow for Business Tips

The Small Business Blog

From online marketing advice to trend analysis and hardcore metrics, these five profiles provide a wide range… For small businesses, keeping on top of digital marketing channels such as Twitter can be time consuming. The article identifies five of the best Twitter profiles that are publishing relevant and useful information for SME owners and employees.

3 Innocent Subject-Line Words That Harm Open Rates

The Solopreneur Life

The post said: “An unexpected discovery in our analysis was the negative impact of three innocent words. A recent best-practices post at the Mailchimp website included information on three innocent, non-spammy words that harm e-newsletter open rates.

2014 130

Ken Thompson's New Book on GAME-BASED LEARNING (GBL)


My friend Charles Jennings who introduces the book kindly notes in his foreword that ' it provides a deep analysis and clear guidance to help practitioners develop effective social game-based learning solutions

What Are KPIs, And How Do IT Consultants Help You Target Them?

Small Business CEO

Ticket analysis. Every business has indicators that aid in determining how a company is doing regarding meeting set objectives or measuring employees’ accomplishments after a given period. These “measurables” are achieved using Key Performance Indicators, KPIs.

2017 80

Proper Word Order to Enable Parallel Structure

Daily Writing Tips

This publication is neither intended to be a legal analysis nor a detailed cookbook of steps to take in every situation. Sometimes, word order in a sentence does not interfere significantly with comprehension of the sentence, but it does produce an awkward obstacle to clean reading.

2016 99

UK: Cash still important for High Street

The Small Business Blog

In an analysis of 10 billion retail payments in 2012 (accounting for 60% of total sales), cash was the preferred method of payment for 54%. The British Retail Consortium (BRC) has revealed that cash is still the king when it comes to UK retail sales.

Why You Need Good Writing Skills To Survive College

Dumb Little Man

College writing involves more analysis, citing of facts and days of research. Anyone can write. But not everyone can write well. College requires a lot of writing.This isn’t like high school where you can pass a 500-word essay about your reflection on a movie and get away with an easy A+.

2015 179

In An Emergency, Be An Asset, Not A Liability

Dumb Little Man

When emergencies happen, there is little time for comprehensive analysis, thoughtful contemplation and making good choices may feel impossible. Most of us experience life as a set of predicable events that unfold as a series of manageable challenges.

2014 201

Open Loops 5/23/2014: Articles I Think Worth Passing Along

Simple Productivity Blog

On Fridays I pull the best of my blog readings to share with readers. Topics can come from anywhere, and cover anything.

2014 149

Quantum Computing Getting Closer

Small Business Labs

The good news is quantum computing would greatly improve many things, including weather forecasting, financial analysis, logistical planning, drug discovery and curing disease.  Intel recently announced they've developed a quantum computer chip.

2018 179

Disruption in the Industy Analyst Industry

Small Business Labs

 There are several worth noting: Industry Analyst/Journalism Hybrid : These are firms that are augmenting or replacing their traditional advertising based business models by adding industry analysis and/or research services. BI Intelligence : provides data and analysis on a wide range of digital topics. They do more in-depth analysis than the typical news site and claim they are filling a gap between traditional journalism and industry analysis.

2014 100

Podcast 073: Journaling

Clutter Coach

When I write about my day, particularly about work related activities, I record what happened, but I also write how I feel about it and do some analysis if that seems appropriate. by Subscribe: iTunes ⋅ Stitcher ⋅ Soundcloud ⋅ YouTube ⋅ Google Play. You can leave a review here! Why journal? I compare what I’m doing now to what I did a few years ago. I write about it in relation to where I want things to go.

2017 100

3 Errors Involving Correlative Conjunctions

Daily Writing Tips

This publication is neither intended to be a legal analysis nor a detailed cookbook of steps to take in every situation. Alternatively, the sentence can be written “This publication is not intended to be a legal analysis or a detailed cookbook of steps to take in every situation.”).

2017 62