Whether it be a systems failure or, instead, the ever-increasing risk of a cyber-attack, extreme weather, natural disaster or catastrophic health and safety breach, the event of a major incident could severely threaten the operation of your business. Having a plan in place is fundamental to maintaining a level of continuity and ensuring your business can keep running.
The only major personality trait that consistently leads to success is….
"It's emerging as one of the primary dimensions of successful functioning across the lifespan," Paul Tough writes in "How Children Succeed." "It really goes cradle to grave in terms of how people do."
Tough says that people who test high in ____ get better grades in school and college, commit fewer crimes, and stay married longer.
Most people use the month of February to prove their love and devotion to their other half, but smart businesses know that there is another important group to remember when Cupid comes calling: their clients! In this age of digital innovation, it’s more important than ever to show your customer that you truly care about them. You might have the most efficient experience in your industry, but if your clients don’t feel like you care, they won’t stay loyal to you.
In a time where we are focusing so much on “hard skills” like typing efficiently and organization, it’s easy to push aside the “soft skills.” But those skills, like compassion, the ability to listen, and etiquette are just as important, if not more so, when it comes to having a loyal and dedicated customer base.
Let’s go over a few ways that you can show your supporters that you really care:
might have a unique dilemma - I hate stuff. More specifically, I don't like clutter and try to avoid buying or owning anything I do not actively use. To others, my home or office may look empty, but, to me, everything serves a purpose. I rarely pick up swag, but when I do, it's made a meaningful impression.
That got me thinking... How can companies create better giveaways that actually inspire consumer behavior? Here are some tips.