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February 2017 Newsletter

With the industrial landscape becoming competitive more than ever, the aspect which has taken up a more pivotal role is the trade of talent or the way it is famously called – War for Talent. Another truth which is staring the organizations in their face is that …
People Matters

At the start of 2016 Google announced that it had discovered the secret ingredients for the perfect team. After years of …
Harvard Business Review

Did you know the way you answer phone calls to your business could be driving away customers? According to Marketing Land, one study found …
Entrepreneur

Boards of directors play two roles. They must protect value by helping companies avoid unnecessary risks, and they must build value by ensuring …
Harvard Business Review

Did you know the way you answer phone calls to your business could be driving away customers?According to Marketing Land, one study found …
Entrepreneur

Neither mobile marketing nor loyalty programs are new ideas when it comes to increasing share of the customer wallet, but the strategy behind …
Digital Marketing Magazine

I am not one to ask for help, but in this case I must. I am a fairly successful marketer but I don’t do social media. Kind of hard for me to be a …
AllBusiness

There are many factors that combine to give your business its productivity and performance. There are many factors that hinder performance, just as …
The Startup Magazine

You must think that I am a fool for asking you to quit. But at the end of the day, don’t we all want the hardships to end. The pressure of success …
Industry Leaders Magazines

Peri Gabriel has been self-employed for over two decades. Her newest venture is her wine and painting studio, Pinot’s Palette Alameda. She is married …
Thriving Women In Business Community

You may not have the title of a salesperson, but it’s imperative that you polish up on your skills and become a better communicator to win in …
Entrepreneur

To encourage loyalty, customers who purchase wine at the online store Yesmywine receive a stamp in the form of a “Country Medal” each time they …
Harvard Business Review

“The government announced a new economic stimulus plan today in partnership with Red Bull, Starbucks and Vivarin…”
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Trivia

On a February afternoon in 1959, the TV game show “Haggis Baggis” was interrupted with the announcement, “Ladies and gentlemen, Mrs. Franklin D. Roosevelt.” What followed?

See the answer below.

Everyone likes to talk about hard work. You’ll see quotes plastered on break room bulletin boards. CEOs and entrepreneurs like to talk about it …
AllBusiness

What Year Was It?

The first portion, or fascicle, of the Oxford English Dictionary, considered the most comprehensive and accurate dictionary of the English language, is published.

Trivia Answer

On a February afternoon in 1959, the TV game show “Haggis Baggis” was interrupted with the announcement, “Ladies and gentlemen, Mrs. Franklin D. Roosevelt.” What followed?
Answer: A commercial for Good Luck Margarine delivered by the former First Lady.

Quote of the Week

“If you can’t feed a team with two pizzas, it’s too large.”

Jeff Bezos, Amazon founder and CEO