I'm an expert in business development so you would think that I am uniquely skilled at remembering names. You might even imagine that I've mastered this like some name recollection ninja. You would be incredibly mistaken.
The human race has never known any limits to the imagination. From energy exploration on the moon to the space act signed last November by the Obama administration, space and science fiction mixes seamlessly into the possibilities of innovation and future opportunities. What lessons does this genre hold for analysts and researchers of international affairs, economics and political risk?
Who amongst you has not anteed up for a book from Amazon? Admit it, even those of you who dream of publishing your own book have spent money at Amazon buying e-books or printed books for less than any competitor could afford to sell them.
There's been pretty vocal criticism that this year's Super Bowl buffet of advertising didn't quite cut it. Sure, there was creativity (Puppy Monkey Baby), technology (New Money), and sarcasm (TJ Miller), but was there true entertainment and engagement?
Starting a business comes with truckloads of challenges and commitments, especially on the part of the business owner(s).
I've observed first hand the impact that this has had on employees to the detriment of their health. Very capable and skilled professionals were pushing themselves to the limit with the consequence being that their physical and mental health was failing.
Why does losing an employee cost so much, and in what other ways do high turnover rates impact a company? From there we look to what can be done to keep strong employees engaged and happy at the company. Not just surviving but thriving at work.
David Angelo has been extremely successful. He is one of those Mad Men-style advertising icons who has managed to bridge the gap between old school and new winning him numerous awards.
As someone who sold cassette tapes in elementary school, I knew that one day I would be become an entrepreneur. In January 2014, at the age of 33 with a family and two young kids, I decided to chase my dream and go full-time in my app marketing business.
The majority of US households--57%--are struggling, meaning that most of us are barely keeping up with our day-to-day expenses, let alone investing in our futures.
Ideally, content marketing is a strategy of steady, measurable growth over an extended period of time, netting you higher and higher returns with no limit as you develop it over the course of years. Unfortunately, we don't live in an ideal world.
Any industry or economy that leaves more than half the team on the bench will never be as strong as it could and should be.