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The near exponential rate of technological advancement posesmore opportunities than ever before—and more potential problems within anorganization. That’s why successful leaders atall levels respond to changes in the business environment by seizingopportunities and developing new ways of doing business. “Embracing evolving technologies will definefuture growth markets,” says Stuart R. Levine, who leads an international strategic leadershipdevelopment firm in New York.Levine’s number one tip to leaders whoare facing industry...

Making up 25 percent of thepopulation, the millennial generation is three times larger than Gen X and alarger group than baby boomers. According to Forbes magazine, they spend $200 billion on an annual basis—and they’re changingthe entire face of marketing. Fast Company reports that millennials are expected to control $24 trillion in wealth by 2020. “As millennials demand more meaning from companies,” says Fast Company, “brands need valuable messaging to connect with young adult consumers.” While much has been written about...

Starting a business is a great adventure, but finding office space might be an unpleasant part of the journey. Most cities around the world are similar in theme where high rents are concerned. The closer to the CBD, the higher your monthly rent will typically run, and this is the case in Thailand’s major cities as well. For someone familiar with the landscape, finding suitable office space is a cinch. Conversely, for foreign investors and entrepreneurs, tackling real estate law while searching for appropriate, affordable space might...

Hard work doesn’t necessarily add up to productivity. It is a popular myth that squeezing more hours out of your staff leads to robust productivity scales. But nothing could be further from the truth. Essentially, workforce efficiency lies in how much work your employees can complete in the time frame they’re given without actually bearing the brunt of over-utilisation. A direct result of misaligned priorities is a scenario wherein critical work is left undone while timelines get pushed. Your employees are then forced into a frantic...

If you are to believe all of the characteristics that should be shown by great leaders, you have probably understood that giving feedback is one of these. In short, we are now in an age where the qualities of these leaders are much more understood. There has been a lot of research conducted on management, and the various theories behind it, and this has resulted in all sorts of qualifications coming to light such as an online California MBA. If we return to the theory of giving feedback, it would be fair to say that there are ways and...

Your career ladder is decided upon how your boss is i.e. whether your boss is in actual a boss or a leader? Technically, the company head or your immediate supervisor or your department head can work as a boss or a leader – it all depends on the way it heads up thing. The infographic today via Octatools.com shares about insights on putting up the context between the two. ...

It can be one of the most daunting times of your business career, and for this reason alone the chances of making basic mistakes immediately increases. Of course, due to the fact that so many startups fail in their first year of operation, this means that these mistakes can be more detrimental than they perhaps might usually be. It’s for this reason that today’s article has been penned. We will now mull over some of the most common mistakes that impact startups, and how you avoid them to give yourself the best chance of success...

If your job involves a lot of travelling and giving presentations to your clients or even your own company staff, then you must be fully aware of the pains that you have to go through to share the presentation. Getting the presentation to the right people at the right time and relying on them to locate it on the day of the event involves too much reliance on strangers on the day of your main event. Or you need to part with your laptop in a public space? Is that a risk you are willing to take? With CrowdBeamer, you can avoid all this hassle,...

In this age of the Internet, the goals of anyone with a dream to start a business and take charge of their future are closer and more accessible than ever. While starting an e-commerce business may be easy, the most difficult part of making such a business a success is knowing exactly what business to start and what you need to start on the right footing. If you already have a great business idea, here are five of the most basic requirements you need before you launch the business. A brand name and secure website In the e-commerce business,...

The last time, we saw AirTame, we were in awe of its screen mirroring capabilities and how effortlessly it worked. Today, the Danish company, launched a new version of its flagship product, and one can easily say that it is no longer just a screen mirroring device. AirTame 2 will change the way you think about screens altogether and be blown away by how much you can do with a collaborative screen. To begin with, the company AirTame, started with a simple vision to remove cables from professional environments. The overwhelming support...