As a manager, one of the essential aspects of your role is to look after those you supervise. When you first come into a role of this sort, it can be quite exciting – there is plenty of responsibility, and that can often be a heady mixture of thrilling and frightening. But no matter how frightening it might get, it is always important to try and remain the ideal boss at all times. When it comes to knowing how to handle your employees, there are many occasions when this might be somewhat unclear. However, it is likely that every situation you run into will be something that others before you have had to deal with. Knowing this should help you to retain some perspective on the matter at hand.
In an ideal world, if you could be at your office every minute of every day, your business would run smoothly, right? But yet, this isn’t even a possibility, not only for you as the business entrepreneur, but your potential customers and clients are always on the move. Gone are the days where appointments were made, time waited, and business transactions were done slowly and precisely. It’s a fast paced moving world thanks to technology and the internet, and any business, new or old, needs to be able to keep up. So if you feel like your business is immobilized, here are five steps you can take to make it mobile.
AGPR is pleased to welcome Carrie Miller as a 2017 summer intern. Carrie is a senior majoring in public relations and minoring in dance at Kansas State University, where she serves as the professional development chairman of her PRSSA chapter.
What could be something that brings your business down? That trashes your plans and destroys your idea? Something that doesn’t allow your business to achieve the heights that you not only aimed for but dreamed of? There are a lot of pitfalls in business that can trash dreams and destroy ideas and it is incredibly easy for a budding entrepreneur to fall into them. If you don’t know what they are, you could be deep into a problem without even knowing!
Creating inclusion and broadening involvement from Kansas City metro entities that drive innovation is the mission of the Gigabit City Summit: Local Edition, set for June 16, 2017, in Kansas City, MO.
The world of retail has changed a lot over the past decade. Sales are increasingly being made online instead of on Main Street. One of the things that generate loyalty amongst customers is a good shopping experience. That used to be defined by the way that you kept your shop and the staff that worked there. Now it is your online point of sale software that makes all the difference. Updating it can be very expensive and time-consuming, so you aren’t going to be giving it a complete overhaul every few months, it’s just not practical. You will inevitably need to make small updates fairly regularly, but when it comes to implementing a completely new point of sale system you need to pick your moment carefully. So, how do you know when it is time to update?