Posts Tagged‘business’

Understanding the Process of SEO

SEO is an acronym for search engine optimization. Digital marketing and search engine optimization are two peas in the same pod. It is all about getting people to come to the website because they are genuinely interested in what is on there, through the major search engines.

Four Key Steps in Using Innovation Software

Crowdsource software is a vital tool towards driving innovation in your business. However, getting the most benefits out of this takes quite a bit of work. You need to identify the software, install it on your network, encourage people to participate, and so on. Once you have done all of that, however, it is still no guarantee that thousands of ideas will suddenly start flowing in. Rather, you need to be realistic about the things that need to be done, and the challenges you can expect along the way. So what are the four key steps you need to think about?

What Is Synygy Inc. and Who Is its founder?

Mark Stiffler is just 35 years old, and he has already founded a huge company: Synygy Inc. of Bala Cynwyd. Stifler is obsessed with analytical processes, because he understands that information is what is needed to reach goals. He started to become interested in data analysis as an MIT undergraduate student, and kept going from there. Following his undergraduate degree, Stiffler went on to complete an MBA. As part of his degree, he had to complete a thesis, which he entitled “Overcoming Barriers to the Effective Use of Simulation as a Strategy Analysis Tool”. What shines through, even just in…

Larry Polhill – Things to Consider Before Buying a Business

For some people, the thrill of starting their own business and of making something from nothing makes all of the sacrifices of time, energy and money well worth it.  However, other people like Larry Polhill prefer to acquire businesses that are already established with proven revenue streams and existing customers.  If you are considering the purchase of an existing business, here are some things to keep in mind. Contracts and Agreements There is no question that it is a good thing to have contracts or sales orders in place as you take over – this can take some of the…

Big fashion, big money: who controls the global clothing industry?

The clothing that we wear every day is something that almost all of us take for granted. However, when you think about it, everybody needs clothes to cover their bodies, but while we are at it, we also want to look smashing as well. Because of this, the fashion industry is one of the most profitable sectors in the global economy. Given clothing’s dual identity as a commodity and a status symbol, it is no surprise that the biggest companies in the fashion world are making money hand over fist. So, who controls the global fashion industry? As in many…

Startups Do Holiday Parties Differently With Axe Throwing

Oktoberfest may be over, but all that means is it’s time to start thinking about holiday parties to show your staff your appreciation for a hard end-of-year push. You don’t follow conventional wisdom in your business, and nor should you when it comes to your holiday parties; the good news is, you don’t need Silicon Valley money to pull off a great time with the people you work so hard with all year long. With all the tech startups in Kitchener-Waterloo, you’ve probably heard (and attended) some unique staff parties, maybe even Kitchener’s latest attraction: axe throwing. With the opening…