Business Growth

You Deserve to Have Employees Quit Without Notice

Quitting without notice is depicted as a deadly sin in the workplace. Hiring managers don't realize (or don't care) that the same reasons they would fire an employee are the same reasons an employee would quit without notice. Complaints are Warnings About Your Performance Picture this: You find an employee is making mistakes and under-performing.… Continue reading You Deserve to Have Employees Quit Without Notice

Business Growth

5 Reasons Why You Should Hire (or be) a Rebel at Work

A rebel on your payroll can help you beat your competition, or if you are the rebel, drastically improve your career. By rebel, I don't mean the punk in spiked leather breaking beer bottles on the cop car, while battling his arch nemesis: the inner conflict of the man-child crying for his mother's love. No,… Continue reading 5 Reasons Why You Should Hire (or be) a Rebel at Work

Business Growth

7 reasons why your job title doesn’t impress your customers.

If your job title is Chief Underwriter of Chinese and Korean Organic Legumes and Dill, you may want to avoid putting that acronym on your business card. 1: It's not important to them. In retail, there are only three jobs a customer finds important: Clerk: Someone to put the product on the shelf. Cashier: Someone… Continue reading 7 reasons why your job title doesn’t impress your customers.

Business Growth

What Makes a Product, Service, Business, App, or Idea, Succeed?

A successful product is one that fulfills people's needs. Conversely, a failed product is one that does not fulfill people's needs. And, boy, have I made plenty of failed products -- or products that haven't succeeded yet. Before we determine what makes a product, service, business, app, or idea, successful, let's look at some of… Continue reading What Makes a Product, Service, Business, App, or Idea, Succeed?