As a business owner, it is important to understand both the risks and opportunities associated with the internet. There can be tremendous benefits from the internet including engaging with customers online, expediting your workflow, and communicating with vendors or co-workers in an instant. However, there are also dangers lurking in the darker corners of cyberspace.
4 Minute Read Written by Carson Olofoson Increasing efficiency and productivity in the operations of your organization is a constant goal that business leaders strive to achieve. Employees on the other hand place more of an emphasis on collaborative work environments and they see it as a true indicator of job happiness. (Read more about
Microsoft Planner is a powerful tool for project management that can help keep your team organized and accountable. With its intuitive interface and robust features, Planner offers a range of benefits for project managers and team members alike. To get started with Planner, simply log in to your Microsoft account and open the Planner app.
By Cohen Barnes Manufacturers operating in Illinois need to be aware of the enforcement and penalties outlined in the updated version of the Illinois Personal Information Protection Act (PIPA). Staying up to date with changes and amendments to the Personal Information Protection Act is an essential task for manufacturers. In today’s digital age, businesses are
Every business owner and leader wants to lead and inspire their team effectively, but this is easier said than done. You’re going to face challenges within your business that will put your mettle to the test. Many of these obstacles will stem from your team as you learn to manage different personalities and overcome communication
(5) Minute Read Article by Mallory Albright As a manager or CEO, you’re always on the lookout for ways to improve employee satisfaction and engagement. Creating an environment where your staff will thrive will increase productivity and reduce turnover — but making it happen can be easier said than done. Your workplace needs to enable
Our phones are always on us, making many areas of our life more convenient. We can communicate with our friends, family and coworkers easily; look up important information instantaneously; and read through our e-mails effortlessly. Although our phones and other electronic devices have brought a lot of good into our lives, there comes a point
Listening is a skill we can build on and improve, but many leaders consider it a non-skill. However, what could be a more fundamental skill for hiring talented teams, leading people or closing the next big sale? And what skill is more important in getting hired for your dream job and achieving career success? Listening
Zero-trust security is a term that has gained increasing popularity in recent years as companies have become more aware of the need to protect sensitive information. Essentially, zero-trust security means that no one is automatically trusted, even if they are within the company’s network, and that every single individual or device requesting access to the
Business owners have a wide variety of responsibilities. In many cases, they oversee the hiring process, ensure operations run smoothly and find the best third-party vendors to help benefit their business for years to come. One problem many business owners face when hiring a third party is knowing whether they’re the right fit for their