Any business that wishes to survive (and thrive) in today's constantly changing business environment must continuously evolve its processes, operations, strategies and product/service offerings. Fortunately, many business leaders in America appreciate and value innovation as an essential element of business. Because of this, many businesses across America spend millions of [...]
How did we arrive here, so suddenly? When for the first time was the original idea of the ‘age of curiosity, scarcity and abundance” published? It was right here in a syndicated column in 2005 and it was a very scarce notion. Today Age of Abundance is a useless [...]
Getting a loan for your startup can be daunting if you don't know how to go about it. However, it doesn't have to be difficult as anticipated by many people. When you are starting a small business, getting the adequate financing is a critical step that determines if the business [...]
Every business regardless of its type needs a business plan. Not only will your business plan provide you with direction, it's an important document required for when you need to seek finance from a bank or an investor.
In short, a business plan is a description of where you want your [...]
Technology is coming for kids' story time, but maybe not in the way that you think. The future of bedtime stories, as MIT Technology Reviewdescribes it, won't involve tablets or reading off screens, but it will have sound effects.
Novel Effect is an app that uses voice recognition to track the [...]
Increasing brand visibility and exposure is something that can really make all the difference, because no matter how good and unique your product or service is, you won't have too much success if you don't promote it through social media platforms. [...]
Innovation is an integral part of many organizations today, and for good reason: it helps companies stay agile, relevant, and evolving. However, innovation is often difficult to achieve—or is even met with resistance. [...]
You don't have to worry about 5p carrier bags – as customers are expected to take their own pots, jars and sandwich bags in order to carry anything home.
The shop opened earlier this year in Totnes, Devon, and has been so successful that the green-thinking couple are now planning to [...]
The more you allow disparate ideas to mingle and collide, the more you maximize your chances for true innovative thought to emerge. Learn all of this and more in a complimentary white paper about why innovators want to nurture workforce diversity. [...]
Heroic Food is an opportunity to train veterans for employment that is surprisingly congruous with their past experiences, while also helping to solve America's farming crisis. With six times more farmers over the age of 65 than farmers 34 and under (according to a study by the National Young Farmers' [...]