Strategies for Effective Remote Teamwork

In 2020, millions of people transitioned to working remotely, dramatically changing the business landscape. Improving remote teamwork has become a main concern as the pandemic rages on and more and more companies are embracing the remote work model as a…

These Enterprising Students Show How to Start a Food Delivery Business

Instead of turning to Uber, Lyft, DoorDash or Grubhub, these college students started their own food delivery businesses to make money and show their entrepreneurial expertise to potential employers. Two met a demand created by the COVID-19 pandemic, while two…

Food Truck Owner Does Successful Pandemic Pivot

A Greek dessert served at the 776 BC Olympic Games has been transformed centuries later to enable a struggling food truck business to become a nationally-distributed food manufacturer. The ancient dessert, called Loukoumades, is similar to a doughnut but is…

Nurturing Jobs: 5 Side Gigs Taking Care of People and Pets

If nurturing comes naturally to you, there are ways to turn that instinct into extra money. Side gigs aren’t limited to doing other people’s grocery shopping or selling stuff online. There’s a slew of more personalized and nurturing jobs for…

Understand SMART Project Objectives & Learn How To Write Them For Your Projects

How many times have you heard the phrase “SMART goals” and failed to understand what it really means? We bet it happens all the time because project managers are often too busy to look for alternative solutions or learn new…

Gift-Giving Etiquette: How to Give Gifts in the Workplace [Infographic]

The holidays are a little different this year. You and your team may still be working from home, or going into the office a little differently than you used to. While this new season may have been exactly what you’re…

5 Effective SEO Tactics for Small Businesses in 2020

Running a small business is no easy feat. Unless your business is particularly niche or you are the only provider in your location, then there is most likely competition. This increases the pressure to attract customers and stay ahead of…

What Will the Future of Work Look Like in the Post-COVID Era?

When COVID-19 crashed down on the economy, work as we knew it came screeching to a halt. Most employees suddenly fell into one of three camps: Essential workers were forced to put their lives on the line by carrying on…

How to Avoid the Business Pitfalls of a National Crisis

The global pandemic is all anyone can talk about at home, work, and the grocery store. But whether it’s the coronavirus, an earthquake, or a hurricane, a national crisis can occur at any time and negatively impact businesses and supply…

5 Ways to Treat Your Freelance Gig Like a Small Business

Freelancing has become the norm—and many people start with a side hustle while maintaining their full-time job. However, a recent study showed that 81% of people with a side hustle want to turn it into a full time career. If…