Category: Business

5 Business Strategies To Boost Your First Quarter Sales

5 Business Strategies To Boost Your First Quarter Sales

1. Incorporate videos in your social media adverts. Video is the highest-converting content format due to its unique ability to engage both the visual and audio senses of your audience. So, come up withengaging and valuable video contentfor your marketing campaign, post it on social media sites and pages and use itfor your social media…

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BILL GATES: A new kind of terrorism could wipe out 30 million people in less than a year — and we are not prepared

BILL GATES: A new kind of terrorism could wipe out 30 million people in less than a year — and we are not prepared

Mike Nudelman/Business Insider The following op-ed was exclusively provided to Business Insider to coincide with a speech Bill Gates is giving for the Munich Security Conference. The following is an abridged version of his remarks. When I decided 20 years ago to make global health the focus of my philanthropic work, I didn’t imagine that…

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Trump’s Mar-a-Lago visits are hurting business, companies say

Trump’s Mar-a-Lago visits are hurting business, companies say

LANTANA, Fla. –President Donald Trump’s frequent visits to Mar-a-Lago have companies at a nearby airport in a financial nosedive. The Secret Service closed Lantana Airport on Friday for the third straight weekend because of the president’s return to his Palm Beach resort, meaning its maintenance companies, a banner-flying business and another two dozen businesses are…

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What is 5G and How Can It Help Your Business?

What is 5G and How Can It Help Your Business?

In this day and age, the success of a business can live or die based upon the reliability of its wireless service. It doesn’t matter whether you’re operating a bustling eCommerce business or a quiet corner grill. In some way, shape or form, you’ve got to have a decent connectivity. That’s why so many business…

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How Worried Should You Be About Your Business in 2017?

How Worried Should You Be About Your Business in 2017?

Between Brexit and Trump, the global economy looks precarious, or, if youre optimistic, at least uncertain. Even if youre running a local business, global factors can and do influence your clients, thus affecting your business and you. You might think yourself immune as a lawn care company in somewhere like rural Oregon or as an…

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Small-business resources

Small-business resources

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Senate Dems ask DHS inspector general for probe of Trump’s business arrangement

Senate Dems ask DHS inspector general for probe of Trump’s business arrangement

Several Senate Democrats penned a letter to the Department of Homeland Security’s inspector general Friday, raising questions about President Trump’s potential conflicts of interest. The senators say that Trump may have violated the Emoluments Clause of the Constitution, which bars the president from using the office for personal gain. “It would appear that any payment…

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How 16 Successful Business Leaders Start Their Day (Infographic)

How 16 Successful Business Leaders Start Their Day (Infographic)

How you wake up in the morning can dictate how the rest of your day will go. That’s why it’s so important to have a positive and productive morning routine. If you don’t believe that, here’s proof: Some of the most successful people across various industries have established strict morning routines to help them maximize…

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Cautious Western insurers rebuild business ties with Iran

Cautious Western insurers rebuild business ties with Iran

Shut out of international financial markets for years, Iran is still trying to reap the benefits of last years nuclear deal with world powers. Despite the removal of international banking restrictions in January, Tehran has secured ties with only a limited number of smaller banks as US sanctions remain in force. By contrast, Iran is…

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Microsoft to add new SMB apps to Office 365 Business Premium plan

Microsoft to add new SMB apps to Office 365 Business Premium plan

Theres a sign-up page for business apps for Office that I saw via MSPowerUser.com that touts a handful of apps, including MileIQ, Bookings, Invoice, Spend, Point, and Presence. The apps listed seem to be supplementary to Microsofts existing Office app suite, and also seem to be mobile-first and cross-platform. Some of the applications either already…

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