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Marketing, Software and Tools

OneRail expands horizons with OrderBot acquisition: A strategic move to transform order management

July 9, 2024

Via: Venture Beat

In a significant move to enhance its last-mile delivery capabilities and broaden its international presence, OneRail has announced the acquisition of OrderBot, a modern Order Management System (OMS). Bill Catania, CEO of OneRail, provided insights into the strategic goals behind […]


Marketing, Marketing Strategy

How to Be a More Authentic Entrepreneur (and How It Can Help Your Business)

July 8, 2024

Via: CO

A recent study in the Strategic Entrepreneurship Journal suggests that consumers not only want brands to be authentic, but they’re also increasingly skeptical of what it means to be “authentic.” “The modern consumer is jaded, skeptical, and even cynical about […]


Marketing, Software and Tools

Mastering LinkedIn Analytics: A 5-Step Guide

July 3, 2024

Via: Small Biz Club

To maximize the impact of your LinkedIn Business Profile, it’s crucial to harness the power of LinkedIn Analytics. In this blog post, we’ll explore the five key steps to utilizing and mastering LinkedIn Analytics to enhance your business profile. Step […]


Leadership & Career Development, Management

These are the best U.S. cities to work at a startup in 2024

July 2, 2024

Via: Venture Beat

If you’re job hunting this year, you’ll probably have noticed that the job market isn’t quite as busy as it was during the pandemic, for example. While U.S. employers added 175,000 jobs in April, this is actually the smallest number […]


Finance

Veteran and Military Business Discounts for the 4th of July (and All Year!)

July 2, 2024

Via: Small Biz Club

As America celebrates her Independence Day this week, what better time to highlight the military men and women and their families who have continuously made that freedom possible? There’s no way to adequately thank members of the military or veterans […]


Management, Strategy & Planning

Small Businesses Gear Up to Serve Customers Through Heat Waves

June 28, 2024

Via: Small Business Trends

Heat waves often lead to lower activity for small businesses. But for companies that help customers stay cool, from frozen treat stands to AC repair services, heightened temperatures create a frenzy of activity. So, these businesses need to keep an […]


Marketing, Marketing Strategy

Vocable AI introduces instant content strategy and planning with a single click

June 24, 2024

Via: Venture Beat

As businesses vie for visibility in a saturated market, the key to increasing brand awareness isn’t just creating compelling content — it’s maintaining a consistent, effective and efficient content engine that evolves with your audience’s demands over time. Where many […]


Management, Strategy & Planning

How to Choose a Business Name

June 17, 2024

Via: CO

Choosing a name that both captures your business idea and reflects your brand personality can be a daunting task. However, it’s important to spend time developing the right name to create the right impression of your business. Your name should […]


Management, Strategy & Planning

Cozy Entrepreneurship is the Latest Trend in Anti-Hustle Culture

June 14, 2024

Via: Small Business Trends

For years, the narrative surrounding entrepreneurship has been about hustling and doing whatever it takes to reach your goals. However, some business owners are now pushing back on that idea, launching a new trend known as soft or cozy entrepreneurship. […]


Management, Strategy & Planning

Startup spotlight: Hard Skill Exchange and FINQ transformation in business and tech

June 13, 2024

Via: Venture Beat

Disney CEO Bob Iger once said, “You can’t allow tradition to get in the way of innovation.” Conventional systems and structures often jail the potential for groundbreaking progress and creative evolution. The same ideology couldn’t be truer in business and […]


Management, Strategy & Planning

Appian CEO Matt Calkins challenges AI industry to prioritize trust, proposes new era of responsible development

June 12, 2024

Via: Venture Beat

Matt Calkins, the visionary cofounder and CEO of Appian, a leading provider of low-code automation solutions, has thrown down the gauntlet to the AI industry. In a major development this week, Calkins unveiled a new set of guidelines designed to […]


Marketing, Software and Tools

Apple Intelligence first reactions: from ‘pure slop’ to ‘excellent work’

June 11, 2024

Via: Venture Beat

Apple had been among the tech giants most conspicuously absent from — or at least, low-key about — the generative AI craze, at least until today. At its annual Worldwide Developer Conference (WWDC 2024) in Cupertino, California, the company unveiled […]


Management, Strategy & Planning

Navigating Recent Changes That Impact Small Businesses (Video)

May 31, 2024

Via: Small Biz Club

In the dynamic landscape of business operations, staying abreast of legal and regulatory changes is paramount for entrepreneurs and business owners. Recent developments in employment agreements and overtime pay regulations merit close attention, as they can significantly impact organizational strategies […]


Finance

Gamefam launches multi-million dollar fund for UGC creators

May 30, 2024

Via: Venture Beat

Gamefam has created a $5 million fund for user-generated content (UGC) creators working on Roblox, Fortnite and other UGC gaming platforms. Gamefam calls itself a metaverse media company for GenZ and Gen Alpha. It has more than 30 live-service games […]


Leadership & Career Development, Management

From sludge to success

May 28, 2024

Via: Strategy+Business

Calculating the hidden costs of letting inefficiencies slide Red tape, rigamarole, friction—however you refer to it at your organization, it boils down to the same thing: sludge. Organizational sludge—a term popularized by Nobel laureate Richard Thaler and Harvard Law School […]


Management, Strategy & Planning

How to Integrate Your VoIP Phone System With Business Tools

May 22, 2024

Via: CO

Connecting your Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) phone system to third-party applications enriches customer and employee experiences. It simplifies workflows by reducing app switching while tracking all interactions. The integration process varies by vendor, with some providing native connections available […]


Management, Strategy & Planning

6 Favorite Mom & Pop Shops in the US

May 16, 2024

Via: Small Business Trends

Here’s what YEC community members had to say: 1. Voodoo Doughnut – Portland, Oregon “One of my favorite Mom & Pop shops in the US is Voodoo Doughnut, located in Portland, Oregon. This iconic doughnut shop is known for its […]


Marketing, Marketing Strategy

Unsubscribe: How to Ensure Your Customers Can Opt Out of Your Marketing

May 13, 2024

Via: CO

Building and regularly using an email list is one of the best ways to grow your business. However, a certain percentage of customers will inevitably unsubscribe. That’s why it’s important to understand the laws and best practices regarding email unsubscribes. […]


Leadership & Career Development, Management

Dropshipping Business Ideas

May 7, 2024

Via: Small Business Trends

Dropshipping is a retail fulfillment method where a store doesn’t keep the products it sells in stock. Instead, when a store sells a product, it purchases the item from a third party and has it shipped directly to the customer. […]


Legal

Navigating The Legal Challenges Of A New Business

May 6, 2024

Via: Small Biz Club

Legal challenges are one of the issues that can throw your business off the right path. In the long term, it could mean that you struggle to keep your company operational. With that in mind, here are some of the […]