Who would have thought, for instance, that a world-shaking company like Apple could have come from someone’s garage? Forget fancy equipment and high-rise views – all you need is a good idea and the passion for seeing it through.
Matt Sweetwood is known for his innovative and transformative ideas as a marketing, social media and business-development consultant. He has experienced professional and personal success as an award-winning marketer and CMO club member and as president of Unique Photo, through his reinvention of the modern camera superstore. Sweetwood is currently writing his first book, Man Up, and is a regular contributor on national TV and to several publications in the business, social media, marketing. parenting, ethics and politics arenas.
Unfortunately, some sales teams aren’t up to the job. For businesses that want to go back to basics, the key is to implement traits of successful sales teams from around the world. Here’s a selection of the top characteristics.
Getting together a group of your peers and industry influencers can be an extraordinary experience for those attending.
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Starting a new business is a big deal, and there is so much you need to think about and prepare. Mainly, the barriers that are going to prevent you from even acquiring a business license in your state.
The eternal debate surrounding the question ‘what hurts teamwork?’ has challenged millions of businesses worldwide. Every now and then, we as entrepreneurs and business owners, are reminded of how fragile our workplace cohesion can be
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The healthcare industry is often seen as one of the most reliable sectors for entrepreneurs hoping to “future-proof” their business, as it is reasonable to expect that healthcare will remain an essential necessity for many years to come.
It’s the worst-kept secret ever that many successful businesses – especially the large ones – outsource some of all of their day-to-day tasks.
Frank DiTommaso, co-founder of Interstate Drywall Corp., knows a little something about success. Having co-founded a lucrative and well-respected construction company, a corporation that is doing great business…