1Respect Is the Cornerstone of Company Growth

Respect Is the Cornerstone of Company Growth

Mar 31, 2017

Respect is the foundation of every successful company culture, and leaders need to embody the company’s core values to lead by example. In a ranch-style culture, which relies on a strong work ethic and teamwork, every job is just as important as the next — meaning that everyone at the company must give 110 percent […]

23 Ways to Decentralize Management and Boost Productivity

3 Ways to Decentralize Management and Boost Productivity

Mar 15, 2017

Originally Posted On: Entrepreneur.com By: Dusty Wunderlich Corporate structures are flattening. One big reason why is that the strict hierarchies of yesteryear are no longer effective for today’s fast-paced, tech-driven industries. No surprise then that major companies are shaking up their management styles. Take the example of Zappos. The shoe company famously runs as a holacracy […]

3Will These Technologies Kill Cash Once and For All?

Will These Technologies Kill Cash Once and For All?

Jan 11, 2017

Originally Posted On: ozy.com By: Kyle Ferguson When Lending Club fired its CEO over dodgy lending practices earlier this year, people feared the scandal would set back the world of alternative finance. But the misstep was actually a blessing: While the missteps were unfortunate, they inspired other lenders to get more disciplined. Financial technology (fintech) […]

4NCET Tech Tips: Powerful tech for a powerful new year

NCET Tech Tips: Powerful tech for a powerful new year

Jan 4, 2017

Originally Posted On: Reno Gazette-Journal By: Dave Archer NCET explores business and technology The use of broad data sets provides corporations with the ability to crunch tremendous amounts of customer data to identify trends and make good decisions. For a tiny handful of cutting-edge companies, the same disciplined use of data for day-to-day decision-making provides […]

53 Ways Startups Can Promote Innovation in the Trump Era

3 Ways Startups Can Promote Innovation in the Trump Era

Jan 4, 2017

Originally Posted On: Entrepreneur.com By: Dusty Wunderlich The next four years could mark a golden age for startups if, as he promised during his campaign, President-elect Donald Trump loosens regulations and special-interests influence — and if entrepreneurs hold regulators and policymakers accountable. When the president-elect declared that he would eliminate 70 percent of federal regulations, he attracted quite a bit […]

65 Steps to Embrace Alternative Lending and Build Credit

5 Steps to Embrace Alternative Lending and Build Credit

Dec 27, 2016

Originally Posted On: Equities.com By: Dusty Wunderlich Anyone who has followed the economy over the past decade has seen the effect lending can have on the world at large. From the careless practices that led to the 2008 economic recession to the shady banking activities of 2016, missteps have abounded in the financial sector. In […]