Match the patterns in business

Match the patterns in business

Have you ever lost your car keys and tried to find them by mentally walking through where you’d been since you last had them? It’s actually an effective method of finding something you’ve lost. A lot of it has to do with how the brain stores and recalls information...
What sports can teach us about teamwork

What sports can teach us about teamwork

As great a player as Michael Jordan was in his prime, he never would have been able to win single-handedly against an entire team of NBA players. He needed his teammates to run plays and work alongside him. Business operates in a similar way. One person creating all...
Focus fully to find clarity

Focus fully to find clarity

We live in a world full of distractions. Ensuring full focus almost seems like a novel concept; something of bygone days. But it’s still possible, and the results can be astounding. Taking a full focus approach in business can generate clarity, more on-target projects...
Why is empathy critical in business?

Why is empathy critical in business?

We’ve all heard the expression, “put yourself in someone else’s shoes” or something close to it. In other words, have empathy. Empathy is defined as the ability to understand and share the feelings of another person. It’s not just something reserved for personal life...
Omnichannel strategies effectively reach shoppers

Omnichannel strategies effectively reach shoppers

As online shopping increases in popularity, many traditional brick-and-mortar stores have suffered and, in some cases, disappeared. The most successful retailers, however, have learned how to turn the online marketplace to their advantage. This evolution in purchasing...
How disruption can get your brand noticed

How disruption can get your brand noticed

There’s a lot of noise in the world today. Digital, print, social, mobile—messages are coming at us from all angles, and brands are competing on an increasingly greater scale for consumer attention. So how do you stand out? Some companies are finding success by going...