Category: business

How Technology Is Changing Human Resources

How Technology Is Changing Human Resources By Brian O’Connell, Business News Daily Contributor August 1, 2017 07:00 am EST Credit: Rawpixel.com/Shutterstock The money spigot is wide open on the human resources technology front, with U.S. companies investing $2 billion into HR technologies in 2016. In fact, those investments have churned upward at an annual rate [Continue]

Are You a True Leader, or Just a Boss?

Are You a True Leader, or Just a Boss? By Sammi Caramela, B2B Staff Writer August 1, 2017 07:40 am EST Credit: Rawpixel.com/Shutterstock Employees want to feel like they’re part of a team. A manager, much like a coach, should have their staff members’ best interests in mind while encouraging improvement and training talent. But [Continue]

What Employees Really Need From HR

What Employees Really Need From HR By Sammi Caramela, B2B Staff Writer August 2, 2017 07:20 am EST Credit: nd3000/Shutterstock To achieve a productive atmosphere – and an engaged company culture – you need to establish open communication with your employees. However, only 16 percent of employees feel connected and engaged at work, finds a [Continue]

7 Business Ideas That Don’t Require Employees

7 Business Ideas That Don’t Require Employees By Adam C. Uzialko, Business News Daily Staff Writer August 2, 2017 09:00 am EST Credit: GaudiLab/Shutterstock Many entrepreneurs are embracing the “lean startup” model, in which operations are kept simple and overhead remains low. Few businesses are run leaner than those without any employees. A good “solopreneur” [Continue]

10 Successful Businesses Run by Parents and Kids

10 Successful Businesses Run by Parents and Kids By Sammi Caramela, B2B Staff Writer August 2, 2017 10:15 am EST It’s inspiring to hear of parents and their children getting along like friends while still respecting each other’s positions in the family. Such a quality relationship can be channeled into entrepreneurship: With generational differences and [Continue]

Small Business Snapshot: Attitude Apparel

Small Business Snapshot: Attitude Apparel By Matt Lawrence Davis, chief marketing officer of Attitude Apparel August 3, 2017 08:10 am EST Credit: Matt Lawrence Davis/Attitude Apparel Our Small Business Snapshot series features photos that represent, in just one image, what the small businesses we feature are all about. Matt Lawrence Davis, chief marketing officer of [Continue]

Does My Restaurant Need to Offer Mobile Ordering to Get Ahead?

Does My Restaurant Need to Offer Mobile Ordering to Get Ahead? By Lori Fairbanks, B2B Editor August 3, 2017 10:07 am EST Credit: Joshua Resnick/Shutterstock National chains like Starbucks, Five Guys, Chick-fil-A, Taco Bell and, most recently, McDonald’s have popularized online ordering, and busy customers appreciate the convenience of skipping the line. But if you’re [Continue]

5 Solid Strategies for Expanding Your Professional Network

5 Solid Strategies for Expanding Your Professional Network By Jennifer Post, Business News Daily Contributor August 4, 2017 07:35 am EST Credit: RawPixel/Shutterstock There’s an old saying: “It’s not what you know, it’s who you know.” Knowing the right people can help you get where you ultimately want to be in your career, which is [Continue]