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 255

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 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 158

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 139

Quick Biz Tip: Income Analysis Financial Report

Office Organization Success

This is a very simple report that you can set up using a spreadsheet that tracks your monthly income. This is money you receive into your business from clients, products, programs, affiliate commissions – in fact, any income that you receive as part of your business activities you need to list in this report. Set up your report so that you monitor the whole year on one spreadsheet, broken down month by month.

2012 130

Analysis of the Cloud Computing Market: Trends in 2015

Small Business CEO

According to Business Insider, the price war on cloud computing rages on. Described as “the race to zero” by some tech experts, the competition seems fierce in the coming year and the market continues to be a vicious battle ground for cloud service providers.

2015 105

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 123

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

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

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 60

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 175

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 191

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.

2010 186

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

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 64

Five Ways to Respond to Social Media Challenges and Criticism

Andrea Kalli

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

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 147

Disruption and the Analyst Industry

Small Business Labs

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

2010 137

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 210

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 194

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 175

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 159

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 165

Judging Fundamental Versus Technical When Dealing with Foreign Currency

Small Business CEO

Some use technical analysis, which focuses strongly on statistics and trends. Other prefers the usage of fundamental analysis, which is a way of determining the strength, or lack thereof, of the underlying financial instrument.…

2018 66

8 Best Places to Buy a Business in Florida

Small Business CEO

If you come across someone specifically looking for a business owner selling his venture in the state, he must have done a comprehensive business analysis of the economic environment. Looking to buy a business for sale in Florida is quite an informed move.

2018 73

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 136

The Top 15 Cities for Specialized Freelancers

Small Business Labs

Census non-employer business dataset for this analysis.  So it was a good choice for the analysis done in this study.

2018 193

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

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.

Most Millennials Think Starting a Business is Risky

Small Business Labs

  We're in the data analysis phase of a new study looking in more detail at how Americans view the risk associated with starting a business.  According to a report from the global financial giant UBS , 72% of Millennials say starting a business appeals to them.

2018 210

Co-Living Startups Continue to Attract Funding

Small Business Labs

According to Crunchbase , an "analysis of residential-focused real estate startups uncovered a raft of companies with a shared and temporary housing focus that have raised funding in the past year or so."

2018 188

Why You Don't Want to Rely on Gut Instinct

On The Job

Make sure you're doing a good analysis of data and not just using it to prop up your opinion. As you rise through the ranks and become a manager, you may be faced with ethical dilemmas.

2018 141

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 259

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 198

4 Reasons to Stop Thinking and Start Doing

Eat Your Career

In business they call it analysis-paralysis : becoming so obsessed with understanding what happened in the past and why that you fail to actually move forward. You simply become stuck in the analysis phase. I’m a compulsive over-analyzer.

2010 238

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 153

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 282

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 70

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 224

Strategies for Ranking Your Business WordPress Site Using Search Engine Optimization

Small Business CEO

If you are looking to rank your business high in the search engine, consider using these steps: Target Market Business Analysis. There are two main objectives associated with Search Engine Optimization (SEO).

2018 72

2011 Survey Results: Solopreneurs Are Optimistic About 2012, Despite Challenges

The Solopreneur Life

Below are partial results of the survey; I offer a brief analysis after each section. Analysis: Women are driving the solopreneurship bus — there’s no doubt about it. Analysis: There was an increased percentage of twentysomethings and thirtysomehthings who participated in the 2011 survey, at the expense of those in their 40s and 50s. Analysis: These percentages are essentially unchanged from 2010.

2012 166

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 70