November 11, 2020 7 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Consider the camel.  This desert mammal might not be the most attractive creature. But a camel is built to last. Unlike other animals, camels can withstand extreme changes in body temperature and water consumption. You probably […]

October 10, 2020 6 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. It’s one thing to start and launch a business. But identifying and optimizing a company’s growth potential is an entirely different matter. And it’s one that many entrepreneurs struggle with as their business takes off and […]

Tami Erwin, CEO of Verizon Business, Kathryn Chase, Head of US Small Business Banking at Citibank, … [+] and Gabrielle Rabinovitch, Vice President of Investor Relations at PayPal Verizon Business, PayPal, Citibank Arguably, doing business, as usual, is no longer an option given the financial impact the global health crisis […]

The final communique of the 2014 G20 Leaders’ Summit called for enhanced economic growth that could be achieved by the “promotion of competition, entrepreneurship and innovation”. There was also a call for strategies to reduce unemployment, particularly amongst youth, through the “encouragement of entrepreneurship”. This desire to stimulate economic and […]

Business Intelligence Process: Ways to Master Business Improvement Skip to content Whoever tries the most stuff usually wins. Does your business put a priority on its business intelligence process? Does it monitor your competitive analysis, marketplace trends and its understanding of market change? And most importantly, does […]

Business intelligence can help companies gain insight into past performance for future improvement, though there are potential drawbacks to using BI tools for projects. Image: iStock/Jacob Ammentorp Lund Business intelligence (BI) tools help companies gather, analyze, and report important information. The potential benefits to using BI tools include: Improved data […]

Smart companies are adopting new technologies, such as business intelligence to get ahead. This helps them take advantage of opportunities, quickly respond to challenges and overcome threats. According to inc.com, analyzing data can help transform performance, boost revenue, increase profits and improve customer satisfaction and retention. Many companies are using business […]

New report: The Future of FinTech: A Paradigm Shift in Small Business Finance For decades, banks and insurers have employed the same relatively static, highly profitable business models. But today they find themselves confronted on all sides by innovators seeking to disrupt their businesses. Crowdfunding, peer-to-peer lenders, mobile payments, bitcoin, robo-advisers – […]

The Department of Commerce reported that retail e-commerce sales in the US increased by 5%, totaling to $154.5 billion between the second and third quarter of 2019. Online businesses are rising rapidly as people are embracing online shopping. Consequently, the need to have reliable online payment platforms is a constant […]

Observe a successful businessperson and an average businessperson. What sets them apart? Could it be just Lady Luck at work, or is there something about having a marvelous concept and constructing a well-planned business venture? As much contribution as these factors can give to turn a good business venture into […]