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Month: January 2016

January 30, 2016

1) People

Embrace the mess: Research studies, Keith Jarrett’s Köln Concert, and the Oblique Strategies have all proven that certain kinds of obstacles can improve performance. In this recent TED Talk, learn how to make difficulties work to your advantage.


2) Strategy

Is your strategic plan collecting dust or living a rich, full life? These 4 easy exercises will help you energize your plan, loop in your team, gain crucial insights, and save time and money year after year.


3) Execution

Cell, cell, sell! Transactions on mobile devices will be at $700 billion yearly by 2018 – are you riding this wave? Find out the best ways to reap the benefits of mobile marketing now.


4) Cash

Profits ahead: As data deepens and becomes more complex, some CFOs are simplifying their forecasting and making more accurate predictions. Learn their 3 top strategies to re-imagine forecasting.

January 23, 2016

1) People

We’re better together! Learn how communal meals in the workplace can strengthen bonds, boost productivity and morale, and foster new ideas.


2) Strategy

Jumpstart your judgment! Making key managerial decisions can be stressful if you think you need to make them alone. Learn how to consistently make the right call.


3) Execution

Drowning in content? Learn how to manage information overload with these 5 easy steps, so you can take in what you need and get back to thinking about what matters.


4) Cash

Easy now! Just because the market’s going for a ride doesn’t mean your business has to go along. Protect your company and look for the opportunities with these 5 strategies.

January 16, 2016

1) People

Get the most from your contract workers. Discover how to manage today’s increasingly agile workforce with instant feedback.


2) Strategy

Protect your small business from a big nightmare. Guard your assets and learn how to shut down potential hackers going after your cash.


3) Execution

Think about it! How scheduling blocks of time every day to just reflect can boost your business – and save your sanity.


4) Cash

Are you missing out on your own money? Learn these 13 simple tax write-off strategies to ensure you’re getting everything you’ve worked for.

January 9, 2016

1) People

Why spend so much time on recruiting when your best, most knowledgeable, and most invested employees are right in front of you? Learn how to keep them with these 4 simple strategies.


2) Strategy

A New Year’s gift for small businesses: This 4-resolution checklist – social media, accounting, education, and collaboration, check! – will help you kick off 2016 with your best foot forward.


3) Execution

Learn from the best: Take a look back at the small business owners who wrote the top 5 posts for the Wall Street Journal experts blog in 2015!


4) Cash

Write it off now! Find out how you can invest up to $500,000 in new equipment for your business this year completely tax-free.