Management

Business management is part art and part science with a sprinkle of insanity. As a leader, you need to form the bedrock for your team. You do that by being consistent, reliable and available. These articles on TYB are designed to help you become a better leader everyday by feeding you a constant diet of business wisdom from people that have been there, done that and succeeded.

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Growth

5 Reasons Why Your Social Media Strategies Aren’t Working

Everyone knows that social media offers businesses and individuals an excellent opportunity to market themselves more effectively and engage with customers, clients and fans in an eminently direct manner. However, understanding its power is not enough to secure success in the social realm; you also need the right strategies to turn your presence on popular […]
January 10, 2019 235 Reads share

How to Become a Freelance Lawyer

Credit: Woody Hibbard Is being a freelance lawyer the new trend? It’s hard to say, but it’s surely on the rise as more and more people who are entering into the lawyer workforce want to ditch the old ways of doing things. There are many types of lawyers out there who run freelance, there are […]
January 9, 2019 245 Reads share

Management

Do Your Employees Trust Your HR Department?

In the American TV show The Office, manager Michael Scott loathes Toby Flenderson, the mild-mannered HR representative, because he perceives Toby as stopping him from doing the things he wants to do. In real-life work environments, it’s not usually managers who believe HR is against them; it’s line workers. A 2016 Edelman study found that almost […]
January 9, 2019 265 Reads share

Finance

A Look at the Future of Wealth Management

Over the past decades, the wealth management industry has seen very few changes in the way it operates and does business with people. However, the role of technology becomes bigger and bigger each day, and investment institutions are left with little choice but to adapt to the change. Evolution is a constant, and in order […]
January 1, 2019 315 Reads share

How ConvertKit Are Pioneering Honesty in the Workplace

The idea of everyone being open and honest with one another in the workplace may sound like a pipe dream. It may be a nice idea to strive to or a pleasant tagline for company meetings. However, no one actually does it, right?   ConvertKit’s policy of honesty   Meet entrepreneur Nathan Barry, who runs […]
January 1, 2019 290 Reads share

Management

Massive E-Commerce Growth in India

The e-commerce environment in India offers lucrative opportunities for brands willing (and ready) to get involved. In fact, in a race to be the world’s largest economies, India jumped from the 10th position in 2005 to third in 2011. As per the report has drawn by the International Comparison Program (ICP) of the Development Data […]
December 31, 2018 367 Reads share

9 Business Trip Mistakes You Should Avoid

Don’t make your business trip even stressful by committing these silly mistakes. Being a business traveler is not fun. After all, it is not a leisure trip. The objective of the trip is to seal the deal or make a new client. And there are many challenges that add to this stress. From delaying flight […]
December 27, 2018 292 Reads share

Management

8 Tips to Win Over New Hires (Employee Onboarding Checklist)

Employee onboarding is a two-way street. To make it successful, the employer and the employee should make absolutely sure that they woo each other’s potential before the journey starts. According to a survey conducted by BambooHR on over 1000 newly hired Americans, 31% research participants reported quitting their jobs within the first 6 months of […]
December 26, 2018 298 Reads share

Business

9 Tips to Improve Your Employee Evaluations

Managers and employees alike are calling for an end to the traditional performance review. And who can blame them? Reviews eat a boatload of time. They’re uncomfortable. And worst of all, they’re not always effective. But that doesn’t mean we’ll see an end to them anytime soon. Evaluations are still an important part of determining […]
December 26, 2018 295 Reads share