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Here are the top 3 ways how big data is empowering retail decision-making

As online sales grew, a new trend emerged, in which shoppers would do their research in the stores and then make their purchase online, after shopping around online for the best deal.

Here is a new strategy for fighting cyber crime: own the routers, own the...

Exploiting a router in place costs ways less than intercepting a shipping truck in the middle of the night and is much more scalable. Attackers can now own the entire Internet.

Did you know that your customers have a digital body language? Here’s how to...

You're probably wondering, is this even a thing?! Digital body language? Yep, it absolutely is! Your every move online contributes to your digital body...

4 business leadership lessons I learnt from the French on my recent trip to...

Pulse Marketing MD Lauren Fried found herself in Paris recently preparing her business strategy and taking a tip or two from the French about leadership
3 things an Edtech CEO did in his first year creating lasting value - Education Perfect

3 things an Edtech CEO did in his first year to create lasting value...

In March this year, I was just shy of completing my first year as CEO of an edtech company, and the first...

How startups can establish a cool office without breaking the bank [SPONSORED]

Whether you rent an office space or decide to operate from home, this will be a considerable investment. There are some essentials that you cannot imagine setting up your office space without.

How do you grow your business online? An expert gives a few pointers

In 2008, I founded and launched a website (DesignCrowd.com) with a laptop, $10,000 in savings and 3 credit cards.

Outpacing your own disruption: don’t be the start-up that starts out hot but burns...

Disruption has become a deep-rooted part of the start-up vernacular but keeping pace with disruptive innovation and staving off new competition is not easy

How colour psychology impacts your brand: is your business sleeping on its benefits?

99designs recently completed a study that reveals 65% of entrepreneurs are choosing their logo colours based purely on personal taste and preference, with around half doing little to no research on the wider implications of their brand colour choices.

3 key things that have helped me survive the roller coaster that is entrepreneurial...

The best advice for those keen to chart their own path and chase their dreams is to be brave, to back yourself and to seek the best education you can to propel yourself into the business world.

Should businesses be ditching employee ratings?

Performance management has been one of the hotter topics over the past years, partly because the process has caused so many of us angst. ...

Do you know why Australia is the perfect breeding ground for fintechs right now?

Even the Australian Government recognises the importance of the role fintechs are playing and will continue to play in our financial arena. The Treasury website states, “We want to see fintechs in Australia become a locus of creative thinking and business activity.”

Too few carrying too many: Why middle managers are business’ unsung heroes

Middle management is a thankless job. Wedged between restless Gen Y’s and entrenched baby boomers. Want to keep your stars? Middle managers are your ace

Breaking up is hard – this is what to do about your finances when...

There has also been an increase in the number of divorces for marriages that have exceeded 20 years or more. This statistic is troublesome as in such instances the assets to be divided are often greater and more complex in nature.

Is your business providing snacks and food for its employees? Here’s why it should

It is becoming common place for companies to offer their employees free lunches, or at the very least, free snacks and drinks. It’s a trend that started popping up at tech giants like Google, Facebook and Twitter, but stories of the successes of these programs have spread and the idea seems to be taking off.

“Oh look, we’re human again!” How being human will improve your bottom line in...

COVID-19 has shaken us all up to the extent that the spotlight has been shone on some of the historical misconceptions of what makes a great manager great.

These are the 3 most surprising responses to the COVID-19 outbreak that I have...

With the travel industry hit hardest by the Coronavirus global pandemic, we’ve seen a massive shift in the reasons for people booking with our luxury home hotel service, with further changes expected over the coming months.

Why do people work in better in different workspaces? How can you manage yours?

Research suggests that our workstations can play a huge role in how we feel emotionally and in turn how it affects our work productivity.

Why it’s just business as usual – an entrepreneur’s 2017/18 budget wrap-up

Scott Morrison delivered his second budget in May and there is barely a ripple in the water. No huge sweeping reforms, no budget emergencies, it was almost a non-event.

It’s not us it’s you: when you think you’re a good leader but your...

People don’t change jobs, they change leaders. When our habits are unproductive, the people influenced by them will form their own unproductive habits to survive in that environment. This stifles innovation, productivity and commitment.

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How to pitch sales and marketing ideas to your boss with...

If you work in sales and marketing, part of your job is to demonstrate your value. In fact, this is a universal rule in any workplace. So, how do you get the attention of your immediate boss – team leaders, sales managers, marketing direc-tors, the CEO or even the Board – to, ultimately, make your ideas happen? Check out this FREE REPORT

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Ever considered crowdfunding? [FREE REPORT]

Liz Wald is Vice President of International for Indiegogo.com. She has been terrifically successful raising funds through the crowd model.  One of her successes...

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New Zealand’s Xero eyes US IPO, further disruption as subscribers increase...

Xero recently held its annual meeting in Wellington, during which the company revealed some interesting details about its future. As has been widely suspected, the...

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