All posts in 'Small Business'

How to Increase Online Sales – 3 Tips for Business Owners

Posted on September 2nd, 2018 · Posted in Small Business

The most common challenge that most of the entrepreneurs face is how to increase sales online. Well, accomplishing sales goals faster can be a daunting job especially if you are not confident about your DIY marketing skills. You will need a proper strategy to attract potential customers in order to..
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The Four C’s to Maintaining Customer Relationships

Posted on May 25th, 2018 · Posted in Agile, Communication, Management, Project Management, Risk Management, Small Business

There are a number of realms to project management: risk management and response, budget management, leadership, talent and resource recruiting, resource management, communication, task management and organization, just to name a few. However, an additional area of project that doesn’t get much attention is customer and account relationships, which can..
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How to Manage Projects in a Changing Business Landscape

The world of business and project management has drastically changed over the last several years to a decade. We mostly have technology to thank for this. As we’ve discussed, technology has played a huge role in how communicate, manage teams, how we conduct business, and how to improve customers’ experiences...
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4 Insanely Easy Ways to Run an Effective Meeting

Posted on August 5th, 2014 · Posted in Project Management, Small Business, Software

What do you do when you receive a meeting invite? You might groan, feel annoyed, or think, “Why do I need to go to this?” This is often how others react as well. Why does it have to be this way? How do entrepreneurs and project managers get team embers..
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The Starter Project: Where New Project Professionals Get Their Start

Posted on July 24th, 2014 · Posted in Communication, Management, Small Business

Getting started as a project manager is challenging. If you don’t have experience, how can you obtain PMP certification let alone a project manager role? And how do you get experience if you cannot land a project management role? Fortunately, you can solve the experience dilemma. You simply apply the..
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3 Fool Proof Tips for Setting and Managing Project Expectations

Posted on May 13th, 2014 · Posted in Communication, Management, Risk Management, Small Business

You get assigned a project, or maybe as a small business owner you need to delegate or assign a project to a team member. You’ve spoken to the client, maybe on numerous occasions already, and you’ve got what they want and what they are expecting down. Now you know you..
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Are You Using Any of These Project Management Mobile Apps?

Posted on January 21st, 2014 · Posted in Entrepreneurship, Project Management, Small Business, Software

Our world and society become flooded with technology and media. Everybody knows this. And as a result, our world and society is now flooded with apps. There is an app for everything. Apps can do anything from serve as cat toys to monitor a plant’s health in your home to..
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Post-Mortem Meetings: They Don’t Have to Be Bad!

Posted on December 24th, 2013 · Posted in Meetings, Project Management, Small Business, Task Management

Professional project managers have all heard of post-mortem meetings. Some organizations work them into their workflows and project processes and others only hold meetings for high-level and high-risk projects. However, those project managers and organizations that incorporate them into their project processes typically dislike them. But why? Post-mortem meetings don’t..
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5 Trends that Project Managers Hate

Posted on December 11th, 2013 · Posted in Entrepreneurship, Leadership, Project Management, Small Business

At the core of project management are planning, organizing and controlling various elements. The goal is obviously the success of the project. The project may be a product, a specific result or a service aimed to be rendered. Various aspects involved in project management require foresight and the acknowledgement of..
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Business Metrics Dashboard Design and Implementation

Posted on November 22nd, 2013 · Posted in Entrepreneurship, Management, Small Business, Software

In today’s fast, busy, and technologically-driven society, it’s all about quick, fast, and hard data. We are no longer a patient society. We want information, we want it fast, and we want it in our faces. Some blame technology for our dependence and need for fast data and our impatience...
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