Business trends come and go, but they impact our daily work lives. When it comes to HR management, evolving technology and a shift in workforce needs will continue to shape the trends we’ll see in 2018. As HR professionals seek ways to operate more effectively, let’s examine four of the key trends the human capital...
In the age of social media, self-criticism and perfectionism are more prominent than ever. We continue to become increasingly focused on being “perfect”: having the perfect physique, having the perfect job, or keeping the perfect house. In reality, however, this striving for “perfection” simply makes us increasingly unhappy as we lose focus of what we...
It’s January again, y’all. You know what that means: new year, new you! But if you’re not into the whole total rehaul thing, why not just try adding something new to your routine? If you’ve got a knack for writing or if you love critiquing other people’s work, then we’ve got some freelance positions for...
Apple is looking for additions to its workforce and you don’t even have to leave home. The tech company is looking to fill about 50 AppleCare at-home positions to offer tech support of devices like iPhones, iPads and MacBooks, the Houston Chronicle reported.
Mike Zima always dreamed of moving from the US to Europe. To supplement his household income during a potential move, he started digital consulting on Fiverr, a platform for freelance and remote work. Today, he lives in Mallorca, Spain; owns his own digital media business; and does all of his work remotely.
If you’re anything like me, you’re a wanderlust. You seek greener pastures in far-off destinations. You live to travel. And your laptop and phone are your office. Thoughts of sugary-white-sanded beaches and shimmering turquoise waters beckon and call your name. Sure, it sounds alluring to become a digital nomad, doesn’t it? But, what does it...
While influencer marketing works well, it’s important to know exactly how well your influencer marketing campaign is working, specifically. Each company wants to see how influencer marketers improve their branding. Hence, tracking your campaign is important. Show More Summary
If you’re a good communicator and have the knack for making sure people have a good time, events management could be your calling. With the right equipment, staff and savvy, you could soon be earning a decent living. What's more, you would be doing so by pulling together product launches and sumptuous soirées for exciting clients. Show More Summary
Successful entrepreneurs often spot innovative opportunities that mere mortals overlook. They’ve got a knack for recognizing the potential of an innovative product or service. Or they develop an entirely new way of marketing things that already exist. Show More Summary
Change is going to happen, whether you like it or not. As a business leader, the best thing you can do is promote stability in the midst of uncontrollable change. The more calm, collected, and strategic you are, the better off the company and your employees will be. Show More Summary
If you want your small business to thrive while also retaining employees, you need to help them grow. Here are 12 tips to keep your employees learning.
When it comes time to look for a customer relationship management solution, what should it include? Here are 7 CRM features you should look for.
New data from the RetailNext Retail Performance Pulse December 2017 report shows a slow month for brick-and-mortar retailers. More details after the jump.
A new report offers 2018 cybersecurity predictions, including increasing attacks on small businesses through the Internet of Things (IOT).
How can you make 2018 the year of the customer? By saying thank you. Start with these 4 ways to show clients your appreciation, and discover why you should.
According to the Rocket Lawyer 2018 Small Business Index report, the belief that President Trump's legislation will help small businesses is waning.
Know how to make a good first impression is vital to running your small business. Here are some tips on how to make a great first impression right away.
Rather than developing solutions to every problem all on your own, start scoping out your small business competition for ideas and inspiration.
Apple is hiring dozens of people to work-from-home. The tech company announced it’s looking for people interested in being Apple Care at home advisors. “As our customers’ first point of contact, you’ll be the friendly voice of Apple,...Show More Summary
Welcome to the Smarter Living newsletter. The editor, Tim Herrera, emails readers with tips and advice for living a better, more fulfilling life. Sign up here to get it in your inbox. This week I’ve invited Kenneth R. Rosen from the Smarter Living team to share some great tips about working from home, with a little help from readers....