Building Customer Trust Through UX

What is the main component that determines a business's success or failure?

If you answered trust, you are correct. The relationship between you and your customers is the same as any other relationship. Without trust, the relationship ultimately fails. In a business, that means you lose customers. In the days when most business relationships took place in person, building trust was a lot easier. Today, you may never come face-to-face with the majority of those you do business with, but that means trust is even more important.

How You Can Create a Better Culture at Your Company

When employees first step into their position within your company, what do you want them to feel? Ideally, you want all your employees to feel welcomed, motivated and happy to be there; however, to accomplish that, you first need to develop a positive company culture. Simply stating that you would like to have a happy and positive company culture isn't enough to make it happen. To truly create a culture that you can be proud of, a lot of detail and work must be put into it. Here are three tips to creating a better culture at your company. 

What Are Some Things I Can Do To Expand My Business?

Running a business is hard work, but growing it can be even more of a challenge. To grow a business, there are at least a dozen different factors you need to account for before you can even start the planning process. It may seem too complicated to even make the attempt, but you shouldn't let that stop you. Don't be content to stay a small business forever — expansion is possible, and should be pursued. To help you reach your goals, we'd like to share some things you can do to grow your enterprise.

How to Build Your Business' Reputation Effectively

If you own a business, you know just how vital it is to establish your presence and create a reputation that stands far ahead of the competition. In this digital age, however, maintaining your stance as a trusted company can be quite complicated and downright overwhelming at times. You want to stay ahead of the game, but what tools do you use to accomplish this? As confusing as everything may seem, it's not as complex it appears.

Kanban and 5S and Lean! Oh My!

Ever since Ransom Olds designed the first car assembly line in 1901, people have been looking to make producing many different types of products more efficiently. Over the years, there have been many different lean management systems invented. Yet, the goal of all of them is to raise reliability while producing a quality product more effectively. Lean manufacturing systems, like Kanban and 5S, are worth investigating to raise your return on investment while creating a better product.

4 Tips For Better Networking

Networking is essential when you are a small business trying to make yourself known in a sea of large competitors. If done correctly, networking can give you an advantage over those who don't. Done incorrectly, you could end up being the least possible person anyone wants to work with. One way to get put into that second category is to make a networking event all about you.