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Metrics

What it Takes to Build a Dashboard for Your Small Business

What it Takes to Build a Dashboard for Your Small Business If you’re a small business owner, you know what it means to get the most out of every dollar. But what about getting the most out of your data?…

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Setting Goals, Working Towards Them, and Actually Achieving Them

Ironically, I’ve been meaning to write this blog post about setting goals for a few weeks now and just haven’t gotten around to it. Truly, it’s more of a January topic; the New Year brings not only a flood of…

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How to measure the success of your company’s training strategy

Old-school data is hurting your training program You’ve heard the phrase “Knowledge is power,” but when it comes to your corporate training program, knowledge isn’t just influential, it keeps your company moving forward. Knowledge should be readily available, easy to…

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Lean Logistics: Are You Tracking the Right Stats?

There’s a reason “lean logistics” has an athletic connotation. Just like training for a marathon, lean logistics takes hard work, dedication, and practice. For some companies, the concept of lean logistics may seem impossible; for others, a fully efficient system…

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How to Know if Your Meeting Was Effective

In the corporate work environment, meetings get a pretty bad rap. For many employees, few things evoke the levels of apprehension brought on by a pointless or unproductive company meeting. Even still, meetings are an important – if not integral…

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How to Know If You’re Asking Job Interviewees the Right Questions

When it comes to landing a new job, giving the right answers during the interview is everything. For recruiters, though, it’s important to understand that interviewees might not give the right answers if they aren’t asked the right questions. While…

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Motivate Employees with Data Sharing: Here’s How

Motivate Employees with Data Sharing: Here’s How Motivated employees build successful companies. If your company is going to sharpen its competitive edge, increasing employee motivation is a sure-fire path to realizing this goal. While the connection between employee motivation and…

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Social Media Marketing Just Got Easier for Nonprofits

Marketing For Nonprofits Is Unique, Including Social Media When it comes to marketing a business, the most important thing is showing your audience why your product or service meets viewers’ unique needs. For nonprofits, marketing is a completely different ballgame;…

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How Educators Can Get More Done with Dashboards

From student performance and enrollment rates to financial reports and program efficiency, higher education involves data and a lot of it. Upon my return from Educause, I realized even more that educators often feel that gathering and deploying this information…

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Are You Tracking the Right Facebook Advertising Metrics?

In light of Facebook’s recent focus on local commerce–like the little icon of a storefront at the bottom of your mobile app–it’s obvious 2016 is the year Facebook decided to step up its game in the business community. In fact,…

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