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8 Traits of a Successful E-Commerce Business

The low overhead of Internet real estate makes it the perfect place to have a business presence. However, some online stores seem to languish, while others thrive. What factors make one e-commerce store more successful than another?

Around 63 percent of Internet users around the world have purchased something online. The number grows every year, with predictions for 65.2 percent by 2021. Now is the time to look at your e-commerce site and mimic eight traits of the most successful online retailers.

Unymira recognized again as Top 10 Provider for Knowledge Management Solutions

FREMONT, CA, USA - Möglingen, Germany, January 17, 2019. Unymira, a business unit of USU, has once again been recognized for its intelligent and innovative knowledge management solutions. Following a comprehensive evaluation and review of knowledge management technologies, Unymira has been ranked among the top 10 most promising global providers.

How to Improve Your Company's Customer Experience Strategy in 2019

In many ways, customer experience is what sets good and successive businesses apart from the rest, and there is a simple explanation for this. People have become extremely picky. This is quite understandable when taking into account the wide range of choices we have regarding most things in today's world. Because of this, if there is even just one thing that makes your customers’ experience less enjoyable, they are bound to jump ship. And of course, fewer customers means less profit and growth in the long run. This is why having a customer experience strategy that is in top shape is a must, and here are some of the best ways to make sure of it in 2019.

The 2019 Plan Bryan Ruby Tue, 01/01/2019 - 17:06

Several months ago, I announced a plan to spend less time on socPub and focus my attention elsewhere. I'm now making a few tweaks to that plan as I've decided that through 2019 I will be first publishing all my original articles though my blog, bryanruby.com. Through the year, I will cross-post relevant articles here at socPub but managing this website will not be a priority for me.

4 Important Reasons to Not Buy Facebook Likes

Facebook has been a great source for people who want to grow their business all around the world through social media. There are other mediums as well but Facebook has been the ultimate way of finding the right audience at the right time and in the right place. To build an audience on the social networking site buying can be a very great option which one won’t be able to resist. There is no doubt that everyone wants followers and likes on their pages that would help them get their audiences intrigued. This is the basic relationship building of the people with the page on Facebook.

Quoting IT: Minecraft and New Power

"Of course, the battle and balance between old power and new power; the transformation of a world that worked like Tetris to one that functions more like Minecraft, has implications much bigger than gaming. 

The rise of new power is shifting people’s norms and beliefs about how the world should work and where they should fit in. Indeed, what is emerging — most visibly among people under thirty (now more than half the world’s population) — is a new expectation: an inalienable right to participate."

6 Ways to Start Outsourcing Business Tasks

Many companies nowadays have the potential to become lucrative businesses. However, during the business development phase, you may find yourself in a situation where you lack the means or resources to hire adequate professionals who will help your company grow. Fortunately, the modern digital age has provided means to handle such situations with efficiency. In short, any expertise you might need as your company asset can easily be outsourced.

How to Choose the Right Candidate for the Job David Koller Fri, 08/24/2018 - 15:34

Regardless of the size of your company or the industry you’re in, the single most valuable asset you have are the people who work for you. Knowing that your company is in good hands while you’re out and about is invaluable, and having a solid, reliable team is the only way to ensure this. So, it comes as no surprise that hiring employees becomes one of the most important tasks you’re going to have to deal with. You can’t allow yourself to make a mistake here, because hiring the wrong person can become a costly issue in the long run, so proper preparation is of the essence.

Why Buying, Not Building, a Business Makes More Sense

Many people like the idea of launching their own business and leaving the 9-to-5 behind to become their own boss. But you don’t need to come up with a revolutionary idea to start your own business. You don’t even need to start anything if you don’t want to.

Instead, the best option might be to buy an existing business.

These days, many businesses operate exclusively online, and purchasing websites is easier than ever. You might find that you are more skilled at taking over a business than starting one from scratch.

Why Buy a Business?

There are many reasons why buying a business makes sense.