Author - sambahreini

Why Retail Businesses Must Make Service Innovation Their Top Priority

Few industries have evolved as rapidly in the 21st century as the consumer retail industry. Retail organizations face new challenges every day as technology contributes to market upheaval but also facilitates new possibilities for service innovation that were mere pipe dreams just a few years ago. Retail businesses that...

Why Professional Networking Is the Missing Piece to Your Success

Personal relationships are important for entrepreneurs because they provide an outlet separate from the company and can help you avoid burnout. However, they are inherently limited because you can only have so many family members and close friends that you engage with on a frequent basis. Professional networks, however, enable you to connect with...

Why Your Retail Employees Hate Their Job (And What You Can Do About It)

Employee engagement is typically one of the most pressing concerns for retail organizations. It has massive implications for the company across numerous categories: Retail companies with highly-engaged employees perform better financially, employ a more productive workforce and have higher employee and customer satisfaction scores. However, you can’t just stick...

How To Choose A Co-Founder Who Will Help You Thrive As An Entrepreneur

[et_pb_section bb_built="1"][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type="4_4"][et_pb_text] Many budding entrepreneurs have dreams of building a Fortune 500 company on their own and becoming a household name on par with Jobs, Gates or Branson. But in reality, the entrepreneurial process is collaborative in nature. An effective co-founder can make it that much easier. Choosing someone to...

Most Successful Business Owners Have These 5 Character Traits (And Not All Are Born With Them)

Some business champions are born. These days, though, many are made. Lifetime employment with a company followed by retirement with a pension isn’t standard any more. With fewer companies committed to employees for the long haul, more success-driven people are seeking their futures in their own businesses. So, can anyone be a...

Four Tips For Improving Employer-Employee Relationships Through Technology

The employer-employee relationship is vital not only to retaining talent, but also growing your company. This is why many organizations are investing in building this connection. And it all starts with trust. As the 2016 Employee Job Satisfaction and Engagement Report from the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) found, 55...