Posts Tagged‘business’

Marketing Tips for Startups

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When you are venturing into business ownership for the very first time, your time is a very precious asset that you will feel has been monopolized by tasks ranging from small admin tasks to developing crucial business strategies. Getting the ball rolling for any new business is hard, and that is why many businesses, unfortunately, end up failing. Of course, there are a lot of factors that influence whether a business takes off or not. From whether the customer demand is there to having the right marketing strategy, there is no guarantee of success particularly in an uncertain economic climate.…

What to do in Order to Become a CEO

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CEOs like Robert Bassam may be mega rich, high powered business men and women who sat at the top of some of the World’s biggest companies but remember, the majority of them were not born into their roles. If you think about it like this then you will soon realize that you, like anyone else, has the potential and the opportunities to head to the top of a company yourself and become the Chief Executive Officer of a business or enterprise. There is nothing wrong with lofty ambitions and if this is a position that you desire then here are…

Marketing Your Bakery

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If your bakery has great products and a small customer base, it usually means your marketing is not clicking. Companies like Café Valley, a supplier of baked goods to dozens of bakeries and other businesses, echoes the importance of good marketing in the food industry and has seen it make all the difference. Larry Polhill, Café Valley executive knows that one of the best forms of marketing is word of mouth, because it often leads to good reviews and referrals. Here are some tips to get your marketing up to speed and people talking about your bakery. Become the Expert …

Your Specialization Can Help Boost Your Career

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We tend to focus on length of study and the degree we can acquire at the end of the course when choosing a master’s degree to pursue. Today, however, there is another factor to keep in mind when choosing which master’s degree to get – especially if you’re planning to enroll in one of the best online MBA schools such as Northeastern University – specialization. According to recent studies, employers prefer MBA students that specialize in a particular industry or field of study. Fortunately, there are plenty of specializations to choose from. You can, for example, pursue an online MBA…

Why Your Next Degree Should Be in Business Analytics

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Pursuing an MBA online is one of the most effective – and easiest – ways to push your career forward. The demand for professionals with an MBA degree is higher than ever thanks to the growing economy. While an MBA degree can really help catapult your career to a whole new level, choosing to learn about business analytics as a specialization will help you shape an even brighter future. Businesses are realizing the importance of business analytics. According to studies compiled by Ohio University, advanced optimization is now done with the help of four types of business analytics. Predictive analytics, for…

The biggest names in fast fashion: H&M and beyond

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At the present moment, consumers have never had so much choice when it comes to what to wear. With dozens of options in malls and on the High Street, as well as the innumerable stores available online, the era of fast fashion is now upon us. What most people don’t realize is that many of these new brands are owned by a handful of corporations, with each of them having decades of experience in the clothing industry. Who are the biggest players in fashion today? In this post, we’ll profile the companies that craft the trends that take High Street…

Not All Heroes Wear Capes

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Indeed, some, like Marc Leder, actually wear business suits. This is because Marc Leder is the Co-Chief Executive Officer of Sun Capital Partners Inc., a global private equity firm that specializes in helping under performing companies reach their true potential. Together with partner Rodger Krouse, they have been scouring the globe since the establishment of their company in 1995 to look for companies with great but unrealized prospects. “It’s incredibly rewarding to come in and provide the necessary capital and human resources to transform potential into results,” Marc Leder said. “Sometimes our work saves companies and jobs that might otherwise…