Canada’s oil reserves, exceeded only by those of Saudi Arabia and Venezuela, represent decades of potential contribution to the country’s economy and to the world’s energy markets.
At any given moment, there will be people on LinkedIn sharing news about taking on a new job or role, an open position at their firm or one they know, a recent article that affects their industry and a quote from a leader they admire.
Here’s how a single customer service rep could cover off anything that transpires, at least in some scenarios, and how they could decide when it might make sense to add more people to assist.
The most successful companies in the world tend to start with a detailed business plan -- and you should too.
Even if you’re a seasoned Instagram user in your personal life, running a business account might seem like a bit of a mystery. Start here to begin developing your Instagram strategy, keeping closed deals and other sales results top of mind.
Considered by many to be “the founder of modern management,” Peter Drucker defies easy summation. In a career spanning over 70 years, Drucker gave a whole new meaning to the concept of “prolific,” publishing over 39 books.
When crafted with care, a business plan can become an invaluable resource as you search for potential partners and make critical decisions that will shape the future of your organization.
SMB owners may never be expert sales people, but they’re almost always an expert on selling their vision of what success for the organization will look like.
Writing a business plan might seem like a chore or necessary evil compared to the actual experience of running an SMB, but try to find the joy in it.
As companies grow, their needs will change, and so will the benefits that matter to their employees. The best way to stay in sync is an ongoing, active dialogue where they can share what kind of experience they hope to have at work, and even what they want their lives to look like outside of work.