You Talkin’ to Me?

17 Jun, 2015
Taking time out to get customer feedback pays off.

Winning the economic development game

17 Jun, 2015
WVTF radio covers Penny Lewandowski’s presentation to Virginia lawmakers and business leaders attending a meeting of the state’s  Small Business Commission on Sept. 29. Read more…

Winning the Board Game

17 Jun, 2015
Board governance invites challenge and change to grow your company.

When Errors Are Not an Option

17 Jun, 2015
Digital Library > Operations and Technology > Inventory control “When Errors Are Not an Option” Alaskan Brewing Co. leveraged its biggest operational obstacle to develop impressive organizational muscle. The Juneau-based microbrewery, ...

Tips for Communicating With Your Employees

17 Jun, 2015
Create a culture of open communication in your entire organization with these easily mastered skills.

Tips for Being a Good Board Member

17 Jun, 2015
Serving on a corporate board of directors can be rewarding for both you and that company. Board membership has its advantages and drawbacks — read these tips so as not to ...

The Makings of a Great Leadership Team

17 Jun, 2015
Digital Library > Building and Inspiring an Organization > Teams “The Makings of a Great Leadership Team” Three key differences are what count, according to a recent study by the Hay ...

Ten Critical Elements of a Winning Business Plan

17 Jun, 2015
The financial experts agree: the business plan is the most crucial element of a loan application. Regardless of what type of investor you approach — a traditional bank lender, venture capitalist, ...

Surviving, Prospering, Growing By Capitalizing on Media Attention

17 Jun, 2015
Ed holmes turns disaster into opportunity.

Streamlined E-Procurement

17 Jun, 2015
Digital Library > Defining and Serving a Market > Electronic commerce “Streamlined E-Procurement” If you do business with large corporations — or hope to — listen up: U.S. business-to-business e-commerce will ...