Adam Torkildson

Management

9 Ways Managers Can Build a Better Workplace

Employees are the backbone of every business, but keeping them around can be a challenge. The key to success is to create an environment that employees look forward to working in and a culture where they feel valued. Managers can play an integral role in building a better workplace. Here’s how: 1. Be Positive and […]
1 week ago 89 Reads share

Finance

Secured vs. Unsecured Debt: What’s the Difference?

There are only two main types of debt: secured and unsecured. That means all the debt you acquire such as your car loans, student loans, and credit card bills belong to one of these two categories. You should know the difference between the two as it will let you know which debts to prioritize during […]
2 weeks ago 88 Reads share

Growth

4 Ways Businesses Are Going Green, Saving Money and Attracting New Talent

Businesses are making an effort to go green. Starbucks has been working on ways to go green, attracting press, saving the planet and bringing in new talent at the same time. There’s a good reason for small businesses to go green, too: tax credits and deductions. Going solar, for example, provides a 30% tax credit […]
October 1, 2018 88 Reads share

6 Simple Ways to Streamline Admin Tasks and Boost Productivity

Businesses spend a lot of time worrying about the front office. An integral cog in every company’s operations, the front office is where businesses meet with customers. Sales associates are in the front office, but there’s a lot that happens behind the scenes, too. Admin work is often the costliest. The back office is where […]
October 1, 2018 31 Reads share
organic link building

Marketing

6 Types of Content That Earn Links Naturally

Backlinks remain one of Google’s top three ranking factors. In addition to researching and creating content, it’s important to promote content and help it rank well by acquiring backlinks. Generally, search engines recommend taking a natural and organic approach to link building. With the addition of Penguin 4.0’s real-time modifications to Google’s core algorithm, spammy […]
September 11, 2018 247 Reads share

Business

6 Ways for Entrepreneurs to Improve Their Child’s Financial Literacy

Instilling financial literacy in children is the best way to set your kids up for a healthy approach to financial management later in life. If children grow up completely shielded from the sometimes difficult realities of fiscal responsibility, they may have more trouble managing their own money when the time comes. Parents are usually well […]
August 22, 2018 165 Reads share
Real Estate Agent Marketing

Marketing

A Personal Marketing Plan For Real Estate Agents

Regardless of skill level, experience, niche or what have you, one of the most important aspects for a successful real estate agent is to focus on attracting valuable clients. Lead generation is a top priority, with the Placester 2018 Marketing Strategy Survey Report revealing that the top goals for agents included generating more leads from […]
August 15, 2018 184 Reads share
Local Marketing

Marketing

Local Brand Recognition and Marketing Strategies That Still Work in 2018

Old school marketing still works. Yes, there’s a lot of emphasis put on marketing online, and with such a wide reach, it’s impossible to ignore online marketing, SEO and PPC. If you want to compete in the local and national space, you have to devote a lot of your resources to online promotion. But there’s […]
August 10, 2018 158 Reads share
Initial Coin Offering ICO

Financial Planning

6 Initial Coin Offering (ICO) PR Tips from the Pros

The cryptocurrency industry is becoming increasingly popular. As such, it is easy to see why new ICOs are now appearing on a daily basis. Therefore, to make your ICO project unique, build an effective PR hype strategy. Otherwise, your project could end up losing itself among the several initial coin offering startups available. Would you […]
July 27, 2018 200 Reads share

Business

7 Tips for Making a Successful Event Recap Video

Let’s face it… We love video. Over 8 billion videos or 100 million hours of videos are watched on Facebook every day. So when it comes to your next happening event, you might want to capture the best moments on film. But don’t just record the event. Whether it’s a small training video or a […]
July 27, 2018 208 Reads share