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“Now is the winter of our discontent.” – John Steinbeck. It’s certainly been a long economic winter for the U.S. and across the globe. But signs of life are poking up everywhere, even in the week before spring officially begins.
The news this workweek made it clear how research can and should drive important business decisions. In a shocking policy reversal, CEO Marissa Mayer said no to Yahoo! employees working from home – a decision based on available data. Also this week, technology workers gathered in Austin to check out the latest tech innovations at SXSW, and students left home to learn how to catch a… Read the full article.
How to Succeed in Business (With a Whole Lot of Trying) Small Business News – February 25 – March 1, 2013
Ever have one of those days where everyone wants you to succeed? No? Well, you’re in luck. Every news item on BuildMyBiz this past workweek was focused on helping you save money, achieve work/life balance, master social media, launch a lucrative startup, or make more sales.
Trust, camaraderie, charity…love. Valentine’s Day may have subconsciously caused our news posts to take a turn toward the fuzzy-wuzzy this past workweek. But regardless of any subliminal motivation, the fact remains that great ideas will happen when people share their passion for business.
Writer’s block, traffic jams, my peanut butter sandwich finding its way to the roof of my mouth, the adorable pair of shoes on sale that are just a bit too snug…it’s the stuff in my life that gets me stuck in one way or another. For business owners, they may have other concerns.