reputation

Reputation management is nowadays incredibly important for the success of a company. It is disappointing to realize how many do not actually know this. If you want to succeed in business both your personal and professional reputation have to be positive. If negative reviews start appearing and you do not take care of the effect caused, huge problems will appear in the future. The great news is that you can manage your reputation alone. The bad news is that few people do this at the right time. It is important to understand when a reputation management firm has to be…

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If you’re involved in business, then there can often come a time when you want to change things up by making use of specialist services. It may be that you are looking for a new challenge in business, and you’d like to buy into a growing business. You may have higher ambitions, and hope the take control of a business in its entirety. On the other hand, you may have been working for years and years, growing your own business, and want to take advantage of the success you have enjoyed, and sell up. All options are of course viable,…

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On first look, it might appear as though some of the biggest brands in the world just employee some of the most innovative individuals in the world. Of course, when you consider how popular crowdsource software has become, that is certainly the case a lot of the time. However, brands are also finding a similar crowdsourcing approach very fruitful. While crowdsourcing within an organization can be extremely effective, so is turning to your existing customers. Let’s take a look at some of the best examples of brands turning into their customer base to get the most out of innovation. McDonalds…

ceo

Do you know what the responsibilities of a CEO are? It is an incredibly difficult question to answer, because it varies so much depending on the industry the company is involved in, how established it is, who works there, how the senior management team is built up, and more. But there are a few things that all CEOs have to do. And according to Charles Phillips Infor CEO’s wife Karen Phillips, her husband fulfills those duties very well. Owning the Vision The CEO must set, own, live, and breathe the vision of the company. They need to know where the…

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A lot of people genuinely struggle to find a balance between their job and their personal life. In fact, the expression ‘being married to the job’ holds true for many people. For Charles Phillips ‘mistress’ comes closer to describing his relationship to his job. He is a man who is committed to his home life, but as Infor CEO, he also always has his mind on the job to a certain degree. Phillips’ approach seems to be working – he is not consumed solely by his job. But others, however, find it more difficult to find that balance. They put…