Thanks for the Feedback

Thanks for the Feedback

In business and in life, most people understand that they need to continuously improve. However many people would like to believe that their words and actions are at an acceptable level and do not require correction or feedback. In Thanks for the Feedback, authors Douglas Stone and Sheila Heen teach people how to take in … Continue reading »
Developing a Cash Flow Analysis

Developing a Cash Flow Analysis

For any business, capital is usually an essential necessity. Capital is required to start, operate, and expand a business’s operations, but several business owners often have difficulty properly managing and maintaining capital. Utilizing inaccurate cash flow analysis’s or lack of available capital or cash can and will affect the everyday operations of your business. Also … Continue reading »
The $100 Startup

The $100 Startup

Many people often express woe and lament their inability in starting their great business idea due to lack of financing. However, often it is not the financial situation that is the barrier, but rather some other obstacle that they are not willing to face. The author of The $100 Startup, Chris Guillebeau, penned the book … Continue reading »
How to Create a Market Research Plan Efficiently

How to Create a Market Research Plan Efficiently

Market research is all about gathering information about your customers, competitors and the overall marketplace. Businesses can benefit from understanding the key factors that influence their customers buying decisions, and the edge that their competitors have over them in specific purchasing circumstances. It is estimated that only one fourth of all businesses carry out any … Continue reading »
The Lean Startup

The Lean Startup

In the business world, the concept of abundance is celebrated and often comes with it’s own terminology. There are terms that are lauded and markers that business owners strive to reach such as increased profits, larger margins, and exponential growth. That is why The Lean Startup by Eric Reiss is such a departure from the … Continue reading »
Why Create a Business Plan

Why Create a Business Plan

Creating a business could be one of the most important things you do in your life. So it would only make sense to spend time planning it. Most entrepreneurs initially develop a business plan as a way of describing their business precisely. A business plan is a statement of your business goals, the reasons you … Continue reading »