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Establishing a brand involves more than a logo, a tagline, or physical storefront. In fact, the systems you leverage to run your business, including the forms of payment you accept, can speak volumes about your professionalism as a company — and how consumers...

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5 Ways to Raise the Accountability Bar Inside Your Company

It’s one thing to create a grand plan to grow your company, it is a whole other thing to get your team consistently executing. The most essential “in the trenches” key to execution is to raise the accountability bar inside your company so that each team member feels like what he or she does is seen, noticed, and applauded. Here are 5 ways to create a culture of execution and accountability...

The 29 Key Questions to Ask Before You Form Any Partnerships

Whether it’s a formal business partnership, a joint venture, or a significant strategic relationship, partnerships can be an incredible source of business leverage. Like all forms of leverage, a partnership’s power can magnify good or bad. Over the years I’ve moved into and out of literally...

Why Collaboration Between CIOs, CFOs Is Essential for Making Sound Technology Investments

Collaboration among decision-makers drives business growth. Why? Because keeping company executives on the same page ensures that departments are working toward the same goals and their efforts are mutually beneficial. But unfortunately, department heads sometimes become...

15 Ways To Increase Your Productivity And Effectiveness As An Entrepreneur

In today’s busy world, if you’re trying to figure out how to become the most productive and effective Person. Here are few crucial productivity and effectiveness tips you can implement TODAY. How do you make sure every day is productive? Becoming productive...

5 Ways to Raise the Accountability Bar Inside Your Company

Time management

It’s one thing to create a grand plan to grow your company, it is a whole other thing to get your team consistently executing. The most essential “in the trenches” key to execution is to raise the...

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The 29 Key Questions to Ask Before You Form Any Partnerships

Business Partnership

Whether it’s a formal business partnership, a joint venture, or a significant strategic relationship, partnerships can be an incredible source of business leverage. Like all forms of leverage, a partnership’s power can magnify good or bad. Over the years I’ve moved into and out of literally dozens of joint ventures and partnerships. And over this time...

Why Collaboration Between CIOs, CFOs Is Essential for Making Sound Technology Investments

Collaboration among decision-makers drives business growth. Why? Because keeping company executives on the same page ensures that departments are working toward the same goals and their efforts are mutually beneficial. But unfortunately,...

15 Ways To Increase Your Productivity And Effectiveness As An Entrepreneur

In today’s busy world, if you’re trying to figure out how to become the most productive and effective Person. Here are few crucial productivity and effectiveness tips you can implement TODAY. How do you make sure every day...

What Do Bill Gates, Richard Branson, and Oprah Winfrey Have in Common: The One Trait?

Is it a fluke that some people more are successful than others? It isn’t easy to separate the super successful from the rest across different industries — but a clever analysis can help. Calm down! The one common traits found among...

What Your Payment Processing Says About Your Company?

mobile payment technology

Establishing a brand involves more than a logo, a tagline, or physical storefront. In fact, the systems you leverage to run your business, including the forms of payment you accept, can speak volumes about...

8 Tips When Selling Your Business That You Need to Know

How to Sell Your Business

In the course of giving keynotes to large entrepreneurial conferences I often get asked, “David, what’s it really like to sell your company? What do you wish you would have known before you sold that...

Top 12 American Cities Based On Their Overall Attractiveness For Business

The North Carolina State Capitol Raleigh snagged the top spot on Forbes Magazine’s annual list of “the best places for business and careers in 2014,” followed by Des Moines, Iowa at no. 2, Provo,...

How The Global Airline Industry Can Overcome Barriers To Growth And Innovation?

So what are the barriers which airline CEOs face when looking to expand?  With the global economic realignment and  rising profits, airline chief executives are looking to invest in research and development...

5 Ways to Raise the Accountability Bar Inside Your Company

Time management

It’s one thing to create a grand plan to grow your company, it is a whole other thing to get your team consistently executing. The most essential “in the trenches” key to execution is to raise the...

The 29 Key Questions to Ask Before You Form Any Partnerships

Business Partnership

Whether it’s a formal business partnership, a joint venture, or a significant strategic relationship, partnerships can be an incredible source of business leverage. Like all forms of leverage, a partnership’s...

Why Collaboration Between CIOs, CFOs Is Essential for Making Sound Technology Investments

Collaboration among decision-makers drives business growth. Why? Because keeping company executives on the same page ensures that departments are working toward the same goals and their efforts are mutually...

15 Ways To Increase Your Productivity And Effectiveness As An Entrepreneur

In today’s busy world, if you’re trying to figure out how to become the most productive and effective Person. Here are few crucial productivity and effectiveness tips you can implement TODAY....