How to Create a Succession Plan for Your Business

When you leave your position as an owner, you need someone new to keep your company alive and flourishing. A succession plan is to choose a successor continuing your good work and improving what you missed. Many business owners don’t have clear plans for their business succession. If you’re one of them, you might want […]

3 More Ways to Build Entrepreneurial Networks

Consider spider webs. The spider is an intelligent species and has a design sensibility–some spiders actively decorate their webs with their silk designs. This, in turn, attracts prey instead of the spider actively pursuing it. We’re not here to convince you that you must create a network similar to that of a spider–that would be […]

5 Ways to Build an Adaptive Culture

An adaptive culture is “simply a way of operating where change is expected and adapting to those changes is smooth, routine and seamless.” Here are five techniques you should consider to create it for staff members and yourself. Being Anticipatory The adaptive corporate culture is not passive. As a leader, you need to sense unforeseen […]

What You Can Learn from the 12 Characteristics of Successful Entrepreneurs

If you want to be successful, learn from those who have already achieved success. What does it take to become a successful entrepreneur? What makes someone pursue their dreams and make them come true? How can we work on our flaws and become better at what we do?  Successful entrepreneurs often share some of the […]

4 Tips to Connect with Other Entrepreneurs

Connecting with other entrepreneurs is an important part of growing your entrepreneurial network. The more people you know, the more resources you have to turn to when it comes to your startup. Want to connect with other entrepreneurs? Here are four tips that will get you started. Join an Entrepreneurial Organization Entrepreneurial organizations are a […]

7 Books for Any Stage of Entrepreneur

Strategy is the door to your success, and choosing the right one is the first step to do as a new entrepreneur. What books should you pick to read? Here are eight of the most influential books on business strategy and management. “Good to Great: Why Some Companies Make the Leap and Others Don’t” by […]

Why Culture is Your Greatest Asset

Being culture conscious is often overlooked in many organizations. Most businesses understand the importance of instilling a sense of pride and team spirit in their employees, but the notion of culture extends beyond employee morale. Creating an adaptive company culture not only strengthens your business, but it can help you learn and grow as a […]

10 Startup Blogs Every Entrepreneur Should Read

Want to know more about marketing your startup? Looking to get advice from other entrepreneurs? Check out these ten startup blogs to get inspired and stay ahead of the curve. AllBusiness AllBusiness is a one-stop-shop for small and mid-sized businesses. It features expert opinions on everything from sales and marketing to tech and how-tos. The […]

23 Best Books on Strategic Management

Strategy is the art of making choices. As a manager and leader, you must make difficult decisions every day. A strategic management book will help you do just that. Here are 23 books on strategic management that will have you ready to lead in no time. Business Strategy: Managing Uncertainty, Opportunity, and Enterprise Author J.C. […]

How to Make Networking a Part of Your Business

Building an entrepreneurial network is both gradual and rewarding, especially if it’s built with a clear vision for the growth of your business and an open mind. Whether you’re a sparkly-eyed entrepreneur fresh into the startup industry or a veteran in business who knows the ropes, there is no single asset that can pave your […]