I was briefly scanning a great article on Forbes when something struck me: cofounding a business is hard! So many new, small businesses are started and run as a passion gig or side hustle. What about those who want to immediately grow with investments and a team? Their recent article pulls advice from veteran business … Continue reading What Do You Need In A Good CoFounder?
As technological improvements are made each year, running your business simplifies. What about your employees? Technology is good for running a business, and thankfully the fear of job loss due to this trend is slowing. As a matter of fact, only a small percentage still fear losing their job to AI. Advances help companies save … Continue reading Does Your Team Fear Technology? Why AI Is Good For You (And Them)!
There has recently been a discussion on offering your employees raises and what translates into a deserved raise. Needless to say, I have my own two cents to add to the mix. I do not argue with some of the reasoning behind offering and giving raises to employees. There are multiple good reasons besides just … Continue reading Raises For Employees: Yay Or Nay?
Traditionally, the big investment firms give a hand up to men. Men are often the face of big business, and women are viewed as softer. However, time has proven consistently that women are smart, strong, and capable too. It is a fact that XFactor is well aware exists. Women in business need to take notice. … Continue reading XFactor is Investing in Women
Most people are used to the hidden fees they find when purchasing airline tickets or hotel rooms. A common hotel fee is the resort fee that gets tacked on when you rent a room for the night. Often the hotel does not even have any 'resort' options. However, it also loops in wifi into the … Continue reading Hotel Resort Fee Under Attack
Automation is extremely important. While it can help you by getting tasks completed with little to no effort on your part, it helps the most by saving you time and sanity. Going back to the customer side of business, emails or cards to wish your customer a happy birthday can be fully automated! If you … Continue reading 7 Steps Part 3: Automate Repetitive Tasks
If you want to succeed, you need to learn from those who have come before you. What made them successful. More importantly, where did they fail? As a matter of fact, one big business entrepreneur stands out among the rest, Amazon's Jeff Bezo. Amazon is 20 years old and booming. They started back when Google … Continue reading Learn Success From The Best in the Business!