RICS report calls on organisations to adopt more responsible policies

The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) has launched a new ‘Responsible Business Report with recommendations for real estate firms to develop and implement responsible business practices, to improve their business culture, reduce their environmental impact and attract and retain the brightest talent. Best practice case studies from leading companies …

How Small Business Leaders Can Use Google’s Teamwork Study

In 2012 Google began studying teamwork in the company. Called “Project Aristotle,” results were released in 2016. Google in-house researchers studied 180 teams at the company and analyzed over 250 team attributes through more than 200 interviews. The final results reported five key characteristics that allowed teams to achieve high-levels …

3 Benefits to Employing a Bitcoin Robot

Trading in cryptocurrency is quickly gaining massive popularity worldwide. People are turning to this lucrative business with the hopes of earning substantial revenues on their investment. Successful people have shared their secrets and tips for investing in cryptocurrency and have inspired others to follow in their footsteps. Currently, there exists …

Do’s and Don’ts of Moving Your Business to Global Markets

One of the best ways for a business to increase sales and growth is to expand overseas. Despite what many perceive as complex local laws, political issues, and cultural barriers, the risk is worth the potential profit increase. There are obstacles to overcome, but none that can’t be appropriately addressed …

How This 24-Year-Old College Dropout Built a $5 Billion Business in Just 5 Years

Finding clean, affordable hotels in India can be a traveler’s nightmare. Too often, what looks good on a website turns out to be a roach-infested room in a crumbling building where water has to be schlepped to the bathroom in a bucket. Ritesh Agarwal’s solution is a booking app that …

Episode 82 – Cross-Selling, Up-Selling, Line Extension and Other Powerful Growth Levers with Michael Jackness of EcomCrew

Michael Jackness is the President & CEO of Terran.com – owner of multiple commerce brands including tactical.com, wildbaby.com, icewraps.com, color it and more. He’s also the host of the EcomCrew podcast and is a fantastic trainer and speaker. I got to hang out with Mike recently at an event and …

A look back at the social media trends and news that rocked 2018

Data-privacy issues have been front and center throughout 2018. Social media trends and news focused on users’ rights and whether individuals have true ownership of their data. Questions arose over the role social media platforms play in the protection of personal data and how it should be regulated. In the …

We need to change the terms of the open plan office debate, claims US report from Gensler

New workplace data from the Gensler Research Institute claims to challenge the current narrative surrounding the open plan office ‘debate’ and uncovers the right way to invest in work-focused amenities, including coworking, that result in higher employee engagement, business performance and profit. The 2019 Gensler US Workplace Survey includes the …

How to increase Instagram engagement for your real estate company

When you’re a nerdy girl in real estate, you don’t just sell houses, you sell them with flair. That’s just what the two women behind Nerdy Girls have — a whole lotta flair. It’s what has helped them not only with their Instagram engagement, but also with their real estate business …

Kumari Fulbright Wants to Help Women Get a Second Chance in Life

In the United States today, there is a group of women who are often overlooked. These are the women who are recovering from traumatic experiences such as abuse or incarceration. As there is a significant lack of support for these women, without proper help, these women can become susceptible to …