Management

Business management is part art and part science with a sprinkle of insanity. As a leader, you need to form the bedrock for your team. You do that by being consistent, reliable and available. These articles on TYB are designed to help you become a better leader everyday by feeding you a constant diet of business wisdom from people that have been there, done that and succeeded.

Why You Need 3 Month Check-in’s with Employees Not Just Yearly

Are you terrified of losing your highest value employees? There’s no doubt you need to retain employees – but the job market is hot right now, and young employees have no loyalty! The money will only go so far towards keeping people, and upstart companies need to find a balance of providing meaningful work to […]
1 week ago 216 Reads share

Professional Networking That Will Power Your Startup

According to the last research from the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), the secret ingredient that nurtures the entrepreneurial success of a startup ecosystem like Silicon Valley is informal professional networking. When you are a startup founder, you’re on your own working 24/7 tackling the challenges of how to find investors, how to find a business […]
1 week ago 139 Reads share

Management

Why Are Your Employees Disengaged And How To Fix It

Employee engagement is good for business. According to a study published by Gallup, employee engagement has a greater influence on business profitability than improvements in processes or an increase in operational efficiency. This is primarily because engaged employees are more productive at work and this improves overall efficiency. But it is not always easy to track […]
October 18, 2018 168 Reads share

Business

7 Ways to Improve Employee Satisfaction and Productivity

A happy employee is a loyal employee. At one time, yearly raises were enough to keep employees satisfied and productive. Today, it takes more than just money to keep an employee on your payroll. Workers want to feel valued and appreciated. They also value work-life balance more than a higher paycheck. Here are seven ways […]
October 16, 2018 223 Reads share

Business

The Pros and Cons of Co-Working Spaces

Nowadays things are changing rapidly- people’s lifestyle, work culture, working environment, and other personal and professional aspects. This changing era gave birth to coworking spaces. Coworking spaces culture are very different from traditional office culture as they are much more engaging, employee friendly and cost effective. Nowadays, the young generation is leaning towards startups and […]
October 10, 2018 224 Reads share

Management

9 Simple Tips for Startup Success

Whether you’re in the early stages of your startup or getting ready for launch, your main focus is success. It’s the dream of every entrepreneur to bring their vision to life, and watch it succeed and grow. But there are many steps between the dream and the launch. These nine simple tips can help your […]
October 10, 2018 201 Reads share

Management

9 Ways Managers Can Build a Better Workplace

Employees are the backbone of every business, but keeping them around can be a challenge. The key to success is to create an environment that employees look forward to working in and a culture where they feel valued. Managers can play an integral role in building a better workplace. Here’s how: 1. Be Positive and […]
October 9, 2018 221 Reads share

3 Ways Businesses Can Use Technology to Support Remote Teams

AdobRemote work is increasing thanks to online connectivity and related technology. According to one report, only 18% of full-time employees reported working from home in 2003, but by 2017, this number grew to 24%. Working remotely generates multiple benefits for businesses and employees. Operational overhead decreases with a smaller office footprint. Talent can be leveraged […]
October 5, 2018 259 Reads share

Global

5 Things You Need to Know Before Starting an eCommerce Business in China

Conquering the Chinese market is the ultimate goal for many businesses, who see its population of over a billion people as an enormous opportunity. While this is true, breaking into the market has its difficulties, not least the cultural differences with many western nations. Here then is a rundown of everything you need to know […]
October 5, 2018 198 Reads share