Small Businesses and Success/Failure

Over the decades, a lot of new products have been developed and marketed by small firms. Sometimes, these products find unfulfilled product niches (such as the original Vitaminwater) and then

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The Impact of an Industry’s Life Cycle on a Company

This post is a nice complement to our discussion about Apple’s recent performance. How much do industry life cycles affect firms in those industries?

Consider these remarks from

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All Are Welcome Here

The American Express OPEN Forum has produced a valuable video, All Are Welcome Here,  based on the acceptance of diversity:

“More than 10,000 small business owners around the country

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Avoid These Mistakes When Selling to China

Selling goods and services to companies and consumers in China is not an easy task for foreign firms. Here are some mistakes to avoid.

Based on an interview with Frank
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