How to Do SWOT Analysis for Your Business

SWOT Analysis Is the Swiss Army Knife of Business Planning Tools What is SWOT Analysis? SWOT analysis is a simple planning tool that compares strengths and weaknesses with opportunities and threats to create an action plan. Strengths and weaknesses are internal to the business or individual being analyzed while opportunities and threats are external factors. While SWOT analysis can be used for personal […]


7 Tips for More Effective Time Management

Time, having enough of it is a challenge for many small business owners. There just never seems to be enough time to get everything done, especially when you’re wearing a lot of different hats and taking on many different roles in order to run your business. Not only is it frustrating, but it can be stressful to […]


How to Increase Workplace Productivity

Imagine closing each work day with a satisfied sigh, knowing that you had been so productive that you accomplished every thing you wanted to get done that day. And knowing, too, that you were at the top of your creative game getting your tasks done both efficiently and well. See yourself walking away from work […]


How social motivations are reshaping employee expectations?

In the penultimate session of Talent Tech Evolve, Mark Stelzner from IA discussed the different integral social components of employee expectations. The fact that employees are increasingly treated as consumers is old news. In today’s age, employers must go above and beyond their traditional role, and take into consideration how their employees think, behave and […]


7 Management Practices That Can Improve Employee Productivity

All companies want to improve employee productivity, but how often do they examine their own management practices  as a means of attaining it?  Studies consistently show that a disturbingly high number of non-management employees are disengaged, not working at full productive capacity.  Following are 7 practical suggestions – steps management can take to improve productivity by putting […]