You?ve got the idea. You?ve got the product. You?ve even got the business cards. The only missing piece is the money to make it all happen, so you reach out to investors ??but how can you win them over?
Practitioners like myself are often asked what bosses can do to make their company customer-centric. In the first of three articles intending to answer that question, I unveil that it requires a great deal of commitment and consideration to go beyond simply being a buzzword.
In 2013, Yahoo! went on a startup shopping spree, which included the $1.1bn takeover of blogging site Tumblr – something Marissa Mayer promised not to screw up. What’s that saying? Oh, famous last words.
Toby Conibear, European business development director of Bond International Software, discusses the very real issue of candidate commitment and offers his advice on ensuring a smooth placement process.
The first Monday of February is so notorious for absenteeism that it’s been named "National Sickie Day", and the decision to call in sick, according to Nigel Purse, is influenced by a person's relationships at work.