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Entrepreneurs Love These 13 Tools for Conducting Market Research
By Scott Gerber | September 30, 2015

In today's world, market research is essential to you and your brand’s long-term success. Here are the tools you need to do it well.

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10 Successful Businesses You Didn’t Know Were Run by Women
By Chad Brooks | September 22, 2015

When we think of female CEOs we think of Marissa Meyer CEO of Yahoo, but there are many women founders that you may not know about.

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14 Tools to Track Key Performance Indicators for Your Business
By Scott Gerber | June 23, 2015

KPIs measure how effective your company is at achieving its goals; use the top KPI tracking tools to get a comprehensive look at your business.

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From Mall Madness to Sadness: Why Shopping Centers Will Soon Be Obsolete
By Chad Brooks | June 03, 2015

Retail shops need to act fast. Ecommerce is on the rise, while brick-and-mortar shops around the country are closing their doors.

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Expert Advice on Business Workflow
By Chad Brooks | August 20, 2012

Business workflow expert Brian Reale, CEO and co-founder of Colosa Inc. offers advice on implementing business workflow software.

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Management Theory of Edgar Schein
By Chad Brooks | December 30, 2011
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Management Theory of Frederick Herzberg
By Chad Brooks | December 29, 2011
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Classical and Scientific Management Theory
By Chad Brooks | October 17, 2011

Enlist classical management theories to boost efficiency and worker productivity.

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Merger and Acquisition Analysis
By Chad Brooks | July 08, 2011
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Management Theory of Henri Fayol
By Chad Brooks | July 02, 2011

Henri Fayol's management theory is a simple model of how management interacts with personnel.

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Management Theory of Michael Porter
By Chad Brooks | April 22, 2011
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Management Theory of Robert Waterman
By Chad Brooks | March 17, 2011
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The Management Theory of Peter Drucker: Key Terms
By Chad Brooks | March 03, 2011
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Contingency Management Theory FAQ
By Chad Brooks | December 27, 2010

The basic premise of Contingency Theory is that there is no one best way to lead an organization.

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Management Theory of Henry Gantt
By Chad Brooks | December 13, 2010
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Management Theory of Geert Hofstede
By Chad Brooks | October 08, 2010
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Management Theory of Elton Mayo
By Chad Brooks | September 20, 2010

The management theory of Elton Mayo can help you build more productive teams.

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Corporate Retreat Centers Pricing and Costs
By Chad Brooks | September 07, 2010
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Management Theory of Stephen Covey
By Chad Brooks | August 02, 2010
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Pricing and Costs of Delivered Water
By Chad Brooks | May 30, 2010
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Management Theory of Joseph Juran
By Chad Brooks | February 10, 2010