Business

8 Common Responsive Web Design Myths Busted

We all know how responsive designs have benefited us! The impact is such that some clients have started refusing to pay if their transaction is held up for extra time. Whenever something new comes up, myths about that get generated. It’s in human nature to create rumors so as to affect the common people. Myths…

Even critics of the euro didn’t see this coming

Recent studies show that the trade boost between eurozone countries didn’t turn out as expected Even long-term critics of the euro — the European Union’s single currency shared by 18 European countries — expected that a single currency would boost trade among participants by reducing conversion costs and exchange rate fluctuations. This was one of…

‘Best Practices’ for Your Web Presence Depend on Your

When it comes to creating an online presence for your business, there are a few generally agreed-upon standards across all industries: a well-designed website, social media accounts and responsive customer service. But if you’re following a set of broad guidelines like these without considering your specific business needs, you may be missing the mark. “Not…

6 Ways to Make Time Your Friend

Business people are constantly in a hurry. They have no shortage of justification. They want to get the new product out fast and be the first to market, or be the first mover in tech, orbuild sales quickly before they run out of cash. For those reasons, many have a pretty tense relationship with time. They…

Become a Better Boss: 5 Habits Managers Should Avoid

As a manager, you’ve found the perfect balance of coaching your employees just enough (without hovering), delegating efficiently (without micromanaging), and making yourself available for questions (while still encouraging your team to think for themselves). Right? As any manager knows, being an inspiring and knowledgeable leader doesn’t always come on the first, second or third…

5 Characteristics Successful Entrepreneurs Have in Common

Knowing the most common characteristics of successful entrepreneurs is a good place to start in order to better your own business chops. The good news? If you don’t have these traits, you can develop them over time. It won’t always come naturally to you, but mimicking the positives of successful entrepreneurs can help give you…

Part-Time Skills That Could Earn You a Full-Time Job

Over the last several years, many reports on the economy have indicated that the job market is up and companies are increasing their hiring. What some of these reports don’t mention is the fact that most of these new positions are part time or temporary, which isn’t necessarily what full-time job seekers want to hear….