How did 2016 go for your small business? Whether it was plain sailing or a rocky road, it’s essential that you’re prepared for whatever 2017 will throw at you.
These are the basics, but to truly succeed, you need to blaze your own path, like Richard Branson and Mark Cuban did.
Keep perspectives clear by following these simple steps and avoid possible pitfalls.
The vesting schedule and the vesting cliff are two great ways of protecting a company’s interest by ensuring that founders or other investors earn any long-term equity they hold in the business.
One of the most challenging aspects of implementing governance is the selection of the right directors for your board.
A strange phenomenon has emerged recently and I like to call it the ‘Busy Factor’.
This is why it’s high time you adapt.
Why performance-based remuneration leads to higher profits.
A deliberative, thoughtful process for making decisions doesn't guarantee a good result but it makes one more likely.
The role of a board is to hold senior management, particularly the CEO, accountable for targets, ensuring higher targets are set – and met.
Several studies conclude that positive reinforcement is the best way to encourage better behaviour. Two new studies examine these concepts more and give us better insight into why this works well.
The best well-run businesses suffer periodic strategic decay.
Bold decisions are not always easy to take but sometimes they are the only option, so take them regardless.
Don’t be misled by portions of data that stick out from and dominate the rest.
Every business has problems, and the best businesses are constantly in a problem-solving mode. The trick lies in approaching each problem from the correct angle and using the right tools to solve it. Here are three ways to help you learn to think like a business consultant and find innovative ways to solve your business’s problems.
If your business isn't as successful as you'd like, it's time to take it apart piece by piece to see just where the problems are. In his own words, author of best-selling book E-Myth, Michael Gerber shows you how.
Check out these tips for creating a board when raising money for your start-up.
Do your problems stem from a lost company mission?
The economy is up one day, down the next. What is the best way to profit, regardless of this fluctuating environment?
Is your company tough and tenacious, or lithe and limber?
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