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Playing it forward: The benefits of fun in the workplace PDF Print E-mail
Written by Nat Measley   
Thursday, 25 June 2015 00:00

To have fun or not to have fun? That is the question.

 

Are you curious how companies like Google, Zappos, Southwest and others develop those winning workplace cultures, with such high productivity and profitability? Regardless of the industry, there is a common thread running through the highest performing companies: the inherent or stated culture of fun. Among companies denoted as “great” in Fortune’s “100 Best Companies to Work For,” a whopping 81 percent of employees say they work in a “fun” environment.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 30 June 2015 13:38
 
Are businesses too timid with their growth plans? PDF Print E-mail
Written by Cameron Herold   
Wednesday, 24 June 2015 00:00

Variety in business is generally good, but when it comes to profit and revenue, an entrepreneur’s expectations should be fairly singular – go big.

 

If you’re a CEO or entrepreneur and you do not plan on doubling your profit and revenue within the next three years, you may be lacking focus.

 

It’s within your grasp to increase your business drastically within a few years, but you need to make several smaller goals in order to do so. It all starts with a vivid vision.

 

Here are four ways to cultivate that vision:

Last Updated on Tuesday, 30 June 2015 13:30
 
How to turn connections into 'shoppertunities' PDF Print E-mail
Written by Ted Paynter   
Tuesday, 23 June 2015 00:00

Not so long ago, marketers of highly considered products neatly plotted out the consumer journey in a direct, linear funnel. As you know, times have changed and so has the journey. The path to purchase has become scattered – a self-paced exploration that’s riddled with twists and turns. In order to keep up with the changes we, as brand advocates, need to shift our mindsets about shopper marketing, too.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 30 June 2015 13:23
 
Six degrees of separation PDF Print E-mail
Written by Marvin Montgomery   
Monday, 22 June 2015 00:00

Six degrees of separation is the theory that everyone and everything is six or fewer steps away — by way of introduction — from any other person in the world so that a chain of “a friend of a friend” statements can be made to connect any two people in a maximum of six steps.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 30 June 2015 12:58
 
How to turn a one-time buyer into a lifetime buyer PDF Print E-mail
Written by Benoît Gruber   
Friday, 19 June 2015 00:00

Customer service, both good and bad, has a long lasting impact on revenue. Today, customers can immediately go online to voice frustrations and discontent with a brand, and with online purchases and competitor information easily available, a business’s time frame to please customers during the purchasing phase is short. It’s up to each business to make sure customers are happy at every stage in order to gain repeat business. Now more than ever, businesses need to create a strategy to build relationships that result in a lifetime of purchasing.

 

With that in mind, here are a few tips to turn a one-time buyer into a lifetime buyer:

Last Updated on Tuesday, 30 June 2015 12:50
 

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