KFC has awarded its U.S. media agency of record business to Mediavest | Spark after a review that launched in September and did not involve the incumbent agency MEC. Select Resources International managed the process, helping the Yum!...Show More Summary
To combat food and resource waste the concept of upcycling food has recently been gaining mainstream popularity. It’s estimated that one third of the world’s food supply is either lost or wasted, with fruits and vegetables having the highest waste rate of any food produced. Aesthetic shortcomings alone cost farmers [...]
Results from the O’Reilly Cloud Platform Survey. Businesses must move fast to remain competitive. Cloud-native applications offer improved speed and scalability over traditional applications, with better resource utilization and lower...Show More Summary
It’s people that make your business operational, and it’s people who will make your business succeed or fail. However, the resources you provide for those people—even if you’re the only person in the business—will directly affect how much they’re able to get done, how efficiently they’re able to do it, and how organised they remain into the future. Show More Summary
There’s a statistic that only 8 percent of people actually achieve their New Year’s Resolutions. I happen to think part of the reason is because people don’t set good goals in the first place. Here are some resources to help you set better goals in 2017. Show More Summary
Have you been thinking about starting a business forever? Perhaps you have it all written down but you don't have the resources to start or you don't feel confident that it will succeed. No matter what is holding you back, let 2017 be the year that you finally make some moves. Show More Summary
"Rosneft" - a leading company of the world oil business - adopted a new development strategy: it wants to gain qualified intelligence through collaborative projects with the sharks of the West. The first step in this direction is an agreement with Exxon-Mobil to develop the potential oil fields off the coast of the Gulf of Mexico.
Solar energy has been identified as a potential low-cost and highly-efficient means of providing electricity to those in off-grid, remote areas, but a new study has concluded that with little access to financial resources, new business...Show More Summary
LAS VEGAS - While running Information Resources Inc. beginning in 1980, Gian Fulgoni had an insider's view of the consumer research business. With comScore now measuring some 120,000 Internet-connected devices within U.S. households,...Show More Summary
Real estate agents spend their own funds and resources everyday to help people find homes. But are your expenses business, personal or something in the grey zone? The answers aren’t always black and white, leading to lost deductions and overpaying the...
Sales has long been the biggest priority for many organizations, while customer service has often taken a backseat, being treated as a necessary evil and only ever being given limited resources. But a new report from Salesforce.com Inc.’s...Show More Summary
Happy 2017 everybody! It's been a busy and productive week for me but I want to make sure I update my blog. I'll use this blog post to share some resources that can help you...
(Oregon State University) Low-cost, off-grid solar energy could provide significant economic benefit to people living in some remote areas, but a new study suggests they generally lack the access to financial resources, commercial institutions and markets needed to bring solar electricity to their communities.
Low-cost, off-grid solar energy could provide significant economic benefit to people living in some remote areas, but a new study suggests they generally lack the access to financial resources, commercial institutions and markets needed to bring solar electricity to their communities.
A business plan is an essential tool for every aspiring entrepreneur. If you’ve never written one before, it can be daunting to create one. However, it’s actually quite easy to write a business plan once you have a framework in mind. My favorite resource for learning to write a business [...]
From this piece by Evan Williams, it sounds like Medium is still trying to figure out what it wants to be when it grows up. So, we are shifting our resources and attention to defining a new model for writers and creators to be rewarded, based on the value they’re creating for people. Show More Summary
By Jesse Kolber Design can be the unsung hero of a company (especially during its nascent stage), so it's important to invest the proper energy and resources into making the look and feel consistent, from the logo to the workspace. Through...Show More Summary
By Zohar Steinberg Many new business owners overlook their business credit scores, one of your most essential resources. If you don't make an effort to establish a solid business credit score, growing your business will become more difficult. Show More Summary
Viridity Energy, the startup with well-connected founders that sought to break open the business of aggregating distributed energy resources into virtual power plants, has been acquired by a company that offers it a lot of opportunity to expand. Show More Summary
Adam Miller, founder of human resources firm Cornerstone OnDemand, says successful business growth can't happen without proper planning and a change in mindset.