How to Keep Customers in the Loop to Grow Loyalty and Expand Business 

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A company’s success often depends on how many customers it retains and, as a result of those relationships, new customers who are drawn by recommendations and favorable reviews. Marketing plays a creative role in attracting potential buyers, but the funnel concept many businesses have long relied upon doesn’t prioritize the customer experience, which is critical to retention … [More]

Popular Assets Among Retail Investors in 2021

by Austin Distel

In spite of the astronomic job losses and decline in productive activity that shared striking similarities with the global recession of the 1930’s, research by scientists at Paderborn University showed that in 2020, stock indices in certain industries still recorded significant growth. Quite notably, a lot of changes were observed in global investment trends as a fallout of the … [More]

EN NEGOCIOS: Plan de negocios de una página cómo crear un plan para alcanzar sus objetivos y crecer

por Edgar R. Olivo

¿Por qué es importante un plan de negocios? Le ayuda a los propietarios de negocios a explorar una oportunidad de negocio, a crear estrategias para operar con éxito y a guiar a los dueños de negocios hacia sus objetivos. Es una herramienta importante que se utiliza durante la valoración de una empresa y las instituciones financieras, así como los inversores suelen insistir en … [More]

One-Page Business Plan: How to Create a Plan to Achieve Your Goals and Grow

by Edgar R. Olivo

Why is a business plan important? It helps business owners explore a business opportunity, create strategies to operate successfully, and guides them toward their goals. It is an important tool used during the valuation of a business and financial institutions as well as investors usually insist on reviewing one before making an investment. And, according to research, having a … [More]

5 Tips for Improving Business’s Internal Communication System

by Phil Cord

Establishing effective internal communication within the company is an essential part of running a successful business. It is especially important today when many business owners manage office-based and remote teams simultaneously. Fortunately, many software tools, such as Weave Communications, help make this process easier and enable gathering customers’ insights, analyzing … [More]

Their Take: Union Bill Threatens Innovation, Employment Across Arizona’s Tech Sector

by Steven G. Zylstra

Continuing to grow and nurture a thriving technology industry in Arizona is fundamental to the state’s economic recovery. That is why, as the one of the largest technology-driven trade associations in the country, the Arizona Technology Council is deeply concerned about legislation in the U.S. Senate that could stifle innovation, limit employment opportunities and threaten … [More]

Productivity Guilt: 6 Mindset Strategies to Help You Avoid This Common Burnout Symptom

by Edgar R. Olivo

Do you ever feel guilty when you are not productive? That feeling is called “productivity guilt” and it is a mindset of feeling bad when you are not creating, achieving, producing or working hard. You might have intrusive thoughts about how you wasted your time, you are not good enough or feel like a failure because you did not do enough work. It is more common than you … [More]

EN NEGOCIOS: Culpa de productividad – 6 estrategias mentales para ayudarlo a evitar este síntoma común de agotamiento

por Edgar R. Olivo

¿Alguna vez se ha sentido culpable cuando no se siente productivo? Ese sentimiento se llama culpa de productividad y es una mentalidad de sentirse mal cuando no está creando, logrando, produciendo o trabajando duro. Es posible que tenga pensamientos intrusivos sobre cómo perdió el tiempo, no es lo suficientemente bueno o se siente como un fracasado porque no hizo suficiente … [More]

US Home Prices Post Third Month of Double-Digit Growth in April, CoreLogic Reports

CoreLogic

CoreLogic, a leading global property information, analytics and data-enabled solutions provider, today released the CoreLogic Home Price Index (HPI™) and HPI Forecast™ for April 2021. Sparse inventory and high demand continues to place upward pressure on home prices, creating challenges across generations as buyer preferences shift. Younger millennials continue to enter the … [More]

Best Memorial Day Car Deals for 2021, According to U.S. News

U.S. News & World Report

U.S. News & World Report, the global authority in rankings and consumer advice, today unveiled the best Memorial Day Car Deals for 2021. The list features 11 vehicles, including five SUVs, three compact cars, two full-size pickup trucks and an electric car. These models are all available with excellent financing, cash back or lease incentives. "Memorial Day weekend is a … [More]

What the Answers to 4 Questions Reveal about Business Teams

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As the nation works its way out of the pandemic and associated economic troubles, some business leaders may fret about their company’s strength going forward. Perhaps it’s time for those businesses to assess just how well their teams are performing. “It’s always helpful to take an overview of your company, exploring both the strengths and the weaknesses to see where you … [More]

Maximizing Cash Flow to Help Your Business Survive and Thrive

by Jeff Friesen

The financial crisis created by COVID-19 has impacted virtually every U.S. business in one way or another. For some, the sudden shift in demand for products and services created a windfall as well as challenges such as keeping up with demand. But for many others, the crisis resulted in an abrupt decline in revenue and cash flow. While cash flow in your own business is your … [More]

Hotel Study Suggests Air Purifiers Help Reduce Exposure to Airborne Contaminants

Honeywell

The hotel industry was among the hardest hit by the pandemic. As travel rates increase, hotels are turning to science and technology to create environments that make guests feel safer. Honeywell, a leader in connected buildings, today released findings of a computer modeling study that examined indoor air quality in hotel common areas, focusing specifically on filtration and … [More]

How Businesses Can Give Back Meaningfully without Utilizing Big Bucks

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The COVID-19 pandemic curtailed some businesses’ ability to contribute to charitable causes. The crisis affected the bottom lines of U.S. small businesses in particular, many of them on a modest budget to begin with, preventing some of them from being philanthropic or as giving as they would like. But there are ways to give back to the community and help those in need … [More]

I’m Stuck in Weeds and Can’t Get Out: The Micromanager’s Recovery Guide

by Kate Zabriskie

He gives me an assignment and tells me to do it my way. I only wish he meant it. My way doesn’t seem to hit the mark. He changes the smallest details. I dread getting new work. I’ve had this job for six years. At this point, I think I understand how it works. It’s so frustrating to be treated like someone who just walked in the door. Yesterday, I found her checking my … [More]

3 Ways an Evolved HR Team Drives Profits

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When the COVID-19 pandemic forced businesses to adapt to a new reality, many human resources departments faced challenges like never before. Now a question that confronts companies is whether their HR departments have evolved enough to come through for them in a world that continues to change with unprecedented rapidity, says Bill Lyons, the ForbesBooks author of We Are HR: … [More]

The Art of Compliance: Doing What’s Right, Not Just What’s Required

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The rest of society got a taste of what corporate compliance officers go through when the pandemic forced restrictions and requirements on the entire population. Suddenly, people were told to wear masks, social distance, and wash their hands more regularly and thoroughly than ever before. Plenty of people didn’t like that, trying to dodge the new rules or openly defying … [More]

Seven Travel Tips to Help You Travel Safely this Memorial Day

Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport

We are already approaching the end of May and that means the three-day Memorial Day weekend is just around the corner. Travel has looked a lot different this past year and a half and safety policies and travel regulations are constantly changing. If you are planning to fly out of town for the Memorial Day holiday, these travel tips will help you be prepared. Tip #1 – … [More]

10 Strategies for Small Entrepreneurs to Adapt to a ‘New Normal’

by Phil Cord

In a world where the only constant is change, entrepreneurs have to be on the lookout for new threats and opportunities at all times. The current situation on the market calls for an even greater level of attention. When one small business after another crumbles, it might seem like there is no hope. Many people are discouraged from starting a new venture, while others close … [More]

Don’t Click the Link

by Dr. Greg Miles

Human psychology is a fascinating yet troublesome area of interest for me as a cybersecurity professional. In over 30 years in the industry, the primary “unsolvable” problem has been human behavior. Most people don’t intentionally try to create problems, but they sometimes can’t help themselves. Take for example, the continued growth of phishing campaigns, which allows malware … [More]

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