3 Questions to Answer Before Going to 100% Remote Work

If you've been toying with the idea of going to 100% remote work, it's an endeavor worth pursuing, just ask yourself a few questions first.

The COVID-19 pandemic accelerated a trend that was already underway, namely the move to remote work. Nearly every industry has been impacted by this culture shift, making remote work increasingly an employee expectation. If your company’s been toying with the idea of going fully remote, it’s an endeavor worth pursuing. Companies that offer remote work […]

4 Ways Companies Can Improve Their Information Security Stance

Nearly every day, it seems there is a new report of a data breach or information security risk. Taking extra steps now can prevent disaster.

Thanks to advances in technology and increases in cyber threats, operating a business is becoming more complex. Nearly every day, it seems there is a new report of a data breach or information security risk. News of mobile device and app vulnerabilities and repetitive security patch updates for web browsers are examples. IT leaders and […]

How to Create Systems of Wealth to Better Support Your Future

Passive income streams don't appear overnight. The accumulation of wealth takes time, commitment, and resources to cultivate.

Everyone wants to find ways to be successful and accumulate wealth over the long term. But the truth is, passive income streams don’t appear overnight. They take time, commitment, and resources to cultivate. If you’re looking for ways to create a system of self-perpetuating wealth for the future, here are a few tips to keep […]

The Secret Video Game Advertising Industry: How Companies Sneak Ads Into Games

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Technology has always been at the leading edge of advertising communication with consumers. The expansion of the videogame industry and developments in the advertising environment have increased over the last several years. So, this has resulted in marketers’ growing interest in employing digital games for promotional objectives. Here are all the details of the secret […]

How to Retain Key Talent When Turnover Rates Are High

Some employee contributions and institutional knowledge are nearly irreplaceable. Oftentimes a need to retain key talent can become obvious.

Team leaders bear a lot of responsibility, and when resignations are on the rise, the stakes are even higher. While teams are made up of many dynamic individuals, some employees’ contributions and institutional knowledge are nearly irreplaceable. The need to retain key talent can become obvious. The risk of losing key talent is more than […]

7 Ways to Improve Delegation and Take Some Tasks Off Your Plate

You know you need to improve your delegation skills but you aren't quite sure how to go about letting go. Here are seven suggestions to try.

Were you the student in school who took responsibility for all parts of a group project? Maybe it was difficult for you to trust anyone to do the job well. Today, now that you’re a manager, do you find yourself in the same pickle? You have plenty of employees that report to you, but letting […]

How to Save Money by Switching Banks

Money tight? Budgeting and deleting shopping apps are both good ideas. But one simple move might be even more effective — switching banks.

Money seems tighter than ever these days, and you may be racking your brain for ways to save. Budgeting, conserving car trips, and deleting your shopping apps are a great start, especially as you trim spending on luxuries. But one simple savings move could have you counting even more cash each month — switching banks. […]

How to Write a Thoughtful Card

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In a busy digital world, one great way to build human connection and trust with your team is by sending cards. Celebrations, congratulations, thanks, sympathy—all can be occasions for personal touchpoints with your team, customers, and clients. You may already have a calendar of employee birthdays, a box of cards, and a pen at the […]

Are You Suited For Management: Ask Yourself Four Questions

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Many people who want to advance in their careers struggle to demonstrate that they are promotion-ready or develop a strong enough image among a sea of colleagues. Choosing a career in higher education or the labor sector management becomes much more challenging for people just starting. Companies are constantly in need of competent and qualified […]

4 Steps to Implementing an IVR System Your Customers Will Appreciate

When implemented properly, an interactive voice response (IVR) system can help bridge the gap between a human hello and overwhelming menus.

Most customers pick up the phone to call for assistance as a last resort. When they do, they’re hoping to reach a live person to help them resolve their issue as quickly as possible. However, staffing a call center to provide human support for every call is tough to do. Luckily, interactive voice response (IVR) […]

You Should Expect More From Your Financial Advisor

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Times are uncertain. The decisions you make right now have the potential to impact your long-term financial, and perhaps general, well-being. The importance of understanding the current market environment—inflation, interest rates, the Federal Reserve, geopolitical issues, and the impact these important topics have on you, can’t be stressed enough. Wisdom, as a core value, empowers […]

Want to Connect Better with Your Team? Here are Six Things to Practice

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As the famous saying goes, teamwork makes the dream work. As the manager or the CEO of a company, it is extremely crucial for you to connect better with your team for increased productivity. However, many leaders fail to connect with their teams. It is because they think more like a boss and less like […]