Small-scale businesses such as startups or IT and marketing agencies can often feel underpowered compared to large-scale enterprises. However, artificial intelligence (AI) is slowly making it possible for small businesses to compete in the big league thanks to machine learning AI algorithms. How do you use artificial intelligence in a small business?
In recent years, performance marketing has become the new normal for many companies around the world. It works by using clearly defined measurable objectives to drive payment or optimization. Examples of Performance Marketing approaches include Cost Per Action (CPA) models and Affiliate Marketing. So why is Performance Marketing the future of digital marketing? This article will answer that question.
I like to think that you can apply lean to anything, and product development is no exception. Yet, product development is different than manufacturing, so the application of lean is different. Continue reading What Is Lean Product Development?
As a manager or owner, simply telling your employees “we have to be more efficient” won’t motivate better employee performance. Saying, like wishing, doesn’t make it so. You have to be a mentor and coach to get the most out of your employees — all of them. So how do you improve poor employee performance? Continue reading How Do You Improve Poor Employee Performance?
Organizational performance is occurring at many organizations throughout the world. Yet people constantly ask about how to get started motivating better performance. How do you get your organization moving in a direction of continuous improvement to achieve organizational performance? What drives organizational performance? Continue reading What Drives Organizational Performance?
Managers often have a lot to do with their employees’ performance, or so conventional wisdom goes. They’re responsible for motivating their employees to turn out quality and perform at their best, as well as for organizing, training, and so forth. However, motivation is a “soft” skill that many managers just don’t come equipped with. Some have never been instructed at length on the topic of motivation, and it’s not a skill one easily picks up on their own. Therefore, many employees need to motivate better performance from within. If not, they lose interest and momentum. Continue reading How Can You Motivate Better Performance from Within?
Good relationships between employees are extremely vital to your company. From performance reviews to benefits provided, what comprises successful employee relations? Continue reading Are Your Employee Relations Successful?
Are financial performance objectives more critical than you think? While almost every business pays attention to financial performance, studies show that small and medium sized businesses in particular frequently do not engage in thorough financial planning, including the development of financial performance objectives. Continue reading How to Develop Financial Performance Objectives