Dog Walking Company Wag Raises $300 Million

Small Business Labs

Key quote from the article: "Data on the real-world comings and goings of internet users — and, evidently, their dogs — is a highly sought-after commodity among technology companies."

2018 169

The Rise of Solopreneur Manufacturing Companies

Small Business Labs

  Growing numbers of solopreneur manufacturing companies is part of the broader trend towards more solopreneur businesses in general.

2017 208

ACME Hotel Company, Chicago

Practically Perfect PA

If you answer yes to either of these questions then the ACME Hotel Company is the place for your boss! Why book the ACME Hotel Company for your boss? ACME Hotel Company , 15 East Ohio Street, Chicago, Illinois 60611.

2014 188

Very Small Companies Create a Lot of Jobs

Small Business Labs

Over the past three decades companies less than 1 year old with 1 to 4 employees have averaged creating more than 1 million jobs per year.    Less surprisingly, 86% of all new employer companies have between 1-4 employees.

2016 282

Why Companies Must Foster "Constructive Conflict"

On The Job

One of the first signs is that people won’t engage in different ideas – they go along with the company line.” That doesn’t mean that companies should encourage employees to go at one another tooth and nail.

2017 130

Why Your Company May Be Losing Customers

On The Job

Service design often can get short shrift when a company is focusing on designing a product, but that’s a mistake if a business wants to succeed in today’s highly competitive marketplace, contends a new book, “ Service Design for Business.” Written by Ben Reason, Lavrans Lovlie and Melvin Brand Flu – all directors of Livework , a service design company – the book argues that service design is under-recognized and undervalued by businesses.

2016 136

10 Super-Charged Ways to Grow Your Company in 2017

Andrea Kalli

10 Great Ways to Grow Your Company in 2017. 10 Great Ways to Grow Your Company in 2017 and Beyond. Whether you own a brick-and-mortar store or an online business, if you are not growing your company, you are likely losing ground. Want to Know How to. Supercharge Your Business?

2017 170

Should a Company Be "It" or "We"?

Business Writing

In the past week, two clients have written to ask whether they should refer to their company or division using the singular it or a plural pronoun.

2015 151

Sustainable Business Advice for Startup Companies

Eco-Office Gals

Of course, you might also have another agenda when it comes to your business startup; you may be interested in running a company that operates in an environmentally responsible manner, in which case sustainability is likely an important factor.

2013 149

How Companies Can Avoid Costly Wrong Turns

On The Job

You might think that Mickey Mouse is Walt Disney’s greatest creation, but that little mouse with the big ears isn’t what has kept the company so profitable all these years. That doesn’t sound near as cute or engaging as Mickey, but it proved to be the invention that would put the company on the path to continually creating value. More important, it saved the Disney company when it became the target of a hostile takeover in 1984.

2016 122

A Brief Guide for Setting-up an Offshore Company

Small Business CEO

You can run a business from any corner of the world; however, for security and compliance reasons, you need to experience the process of setting up a company with perfect documentation and banking account. Here is a brief guide for setting up an offshore company.…

2017 57

Which companies use social media the best?

Office Dynamics

This month’s question from our friends at Business Management Daily’s AdminPro Forum asks which companies use social media the best. Question: “My company is gearing up to get into social media. The post Which companies use social media the best?

4 Long-Term Goals Your Company Needs to Set Now

Small Business CEO

Here are four long-term goals your company needs to set right now. … Management business growth company goals goal setting long-term goalsEvery business is launched with a mission – a goal – in mind.

Goals 79

Green Gift Giving: Green Glass Company

Eco-Office Gals

When I came across The Green Glass Company , I was intrigued. With its patent on the unique wine bottle to goblet conversion process, The Green Glass Company team and its state-of-the-art equipment are at the forefront of the reclaimed glassware market.

Gifts 175

What Your Company Must Do to Succeed Digitally

On The Job

It’s not that other companies don’t have a commitment to digital: 86% of CEOs are pushing digital technologies compared with 57% in 2013.

2016 173

3 Tips for Allowing Employees to Use The Company Car

Small Business CEO

Depending on the type of business you’re running, you may be considering allowing your employees to either use their own personal vehicles for company activities and then reimbursing them or buying a car for the company that employees can use. … Management company cars

2018 57

How are Business Analysts Valuable to Companies?

Small Business CEO

However, a lot of businesses believe hiring a business analyst is irrelevant or simply just an extra added cost, but in actual fact, they are highly valuable to company progression and evolvement.

2018 56

5 Tips for Making Your Virtual Company a Success

Small Business CEO

From a service perspective, very few companies require a fixed location to meet with their clients.… … Entrepreneurs online business virtual company

2018 52

How to Choose the Perfect Company Car

Small Business CEO

When you have the responsibility for buying a car for your company, the choice can be even more difficult than when you buy one for personal use. … Management company car company vehicle

2016 66

Real Estate Agent Team Marketing Video to showcase company and statistics

Andrea Kalli

Real Estate Agent Team Marketing Video to showcase company and statistics. When real estate agents and real estate companies want to showcase more than just properties. You’ve worked hard to become the expert real estate company in your area.

2017 130

Joining instructions for company events

Practically Perfect PA

Most of us will be involved in organising an event at some point in our career particularly if your company does not have a dedicated events department. Remember that social media is beneficial within an organisation as much as marketing outside of the company.

2013 144

How To Select A Billing Company For Your Business

Small Business CEO

Top 5 Benefits of Outsourcing a Billing Company over In-house Billing. To ensure that you get paid for the services your company offers, you need a knowledgeable, reliable, and focused team that will oversee the process. … Finance billing billing company outsourced billing

2016 83

Reduce Your Company’s Carbon Footprint

Eco-Office Gals

Today’s environmentally-minded companies are always looking for ways to make their carbon footprint smaller. To do this you’ll want a good Remote Desktop Protocol solution – you can find an RDP client for Mac or Windows, and browser-based solutions from industry-leading companies like Ericom.

Choosing The Right Chemical Supply Company

Small Business CEO

A chemical supply company should be able to produce blends following a client’s direct specifications. Whether you are working within the construction industry, the mining industry, or the water treatment and remediation industry, you will need chemical solutions to do your job effectively.

2017 78

5 Business Lessons to Adopt from Innovative Technology Companies

Office Dynamics

Even today, technology companies are on the forefront of business best practices. Here are some examples of their forward-thinking feats or 5 business lessons to adopt from innovative technology companies. Technology companies, by and large, employ smart and innovative people.

2016 130

Investing in Natural Resource Companies

Eco-Office Gals

Why exactly would you want to invest in natural resource companies as an investor? Before putting your money into any natural resource companies, you’ll need to do some research. Natural Resource Companies. How exactly can you invest in natural resource companies?

2012 130

Tools to Boost Organisation in Any Company

Small Business CEO

Luckily, there are a variety of organisational tools you can use to gain some control over the chaos and make sure everyone in your company or team is on the same page.

2018 55

Building a Company LinkedIn Page? Follow These 8 Best Practices

Small Business CEO

Does your company have its own LinkedIn page? Trusting individual employees to act as faithful ambassadors for your company isn’t a winning strategy — though there are certainly ways to incentivize this behavior, as we’ll see in a moment. It should.

2017 84

If You Don't Understand Your Company's Strategy, You're Not Alone

On The Job

That’s at the heart of a new book, “ Strategy: How Winning Companies Close the Strategy-to-Execution Gap ” by Paul Leinwand , Cesare Mainardi and Art Kleiner. Incoherent companies fall behind,” the authors say.

2016 141

The Growth of Private Company Stock Exchanges

Small Business Labs

» August 23, 2010 The Growth of Private Company Stock Exchanges Investing in venture-backed private companies used to be by invitation only.  But this has changed over the last few years as private company stock exchanges have emerged. 

2010 130

Grow Your Company by Hiring an Assistant

Office Dynamics

I love the honesty she shares about how hard it is to build a sustainable company and what it takes to make it. Whether you’re an assistant or the boss, you will get some valuable steps on how best to work together to grow a company.

2016 140

Wisconsin, Illinois Companies Feeling the Recovery

Small Business Labs

Blog powered by TypePad Member since 01/2005 « Yahoo CEO on Local Content | Main | Non-Mortgage Debt and Working in Retirement » June 30, 2010 Wisconsin, Illinois Companies Feeling the Recovery The QPS Employment Group is a staffing and recruiting firm operating in Wisconsin and Illinois. 

2010 130

Why Major Companies Seek Certification Professionals

Small Business CEO

There’s plenty of advocates in the business world that support the strategy of getting as many professional certifications as you can or deem appropriate for your line of work.

2018 53

4 Ways for Startup Trucking Companies to Reduce Costs

Small Business CEO

However, startup companies suffer from high failure rates, and new establishments survive on thin profit margins. Many entrepreneurs are starting to see the value of operating a business within the industry of truck driving.

2018 55

Complimentary Products Boost Sales and Company Revenue

Small Business CEO

Companies often explore every marketing and pricing technique they can, until they find what works best for their business model and their consumer markets. Without healthy and consistent sales, there is no sustaining a business.

2016 83

Virtual Companies Becoming More Common

Small Business Labs

Companies in all industries are increasingly using technology, automation, partnering, outsourcing and contingent workers instead of investing in fixed assets and traditional employees.  The Wall Street Journal's Virtual Biotechs: No Lab Space, Few Employees  focuses on how biotech startups are outsourcing lab work and hiring consultants and other contingent workers instead of traditional employees.

2014 100

How to Start a Company in the Netherlands

Small Business CEO

Its connectivity, high quality of life, business ecosystem and access to talented workforce from around Europe make it a prime location for investors looking to open a company. The Netherlands is a top business destination in Europe.

2018 65

Everything You Need To Know About Starting An SEO Company

Dumb Little Man

Dreaming of starting an SEO company? To help you start strong in starting an SEO company, here are some of the best tips you need to learn: Strive hard to rank in Google’s search results. By using all the tips mentioned above, starting your SEO company will not be as bad as those who started it without an outlined guide and tips. Keep in mind that you have to make sure that your company fulfills whatever promise you made to your clients.

2017 155

Why you should use a trusted ground transportation company for your Executive’s travel

Practically Perfect PA

Total Chauffeur Service , an Independent, privately owned Ground Transportation Company based in London, UK breaks down the key elements in prioritising your colleagues’ safety and wellbeing over the cheapest available cost.

2017 156

Etiquette Lessons for the Company Picnic

On The Job

Also, if your company culture isn’t supportive of tattoos, wear clothing that will keep them covered. It’s summer and we’re finally enjoying those carefree days of warmth and sun we dreamed of while enduring one of the most brutal winters on record.