Being the CEO or Being the President

The presidents and CEOs of many companies are known for their vision, rather than for their corporate title. When we hear the names of Oprah, Sir Richard Branson and Mark Zuckerberg, we think of the work these individuals have advanced in their respective fields. The mantle of “President” or “CEO” was not the end result of their work or life’s pursuit but was ...
Successful Small Businesses

Successful Small Businesses

Butler’s Pantry, Sunburst Farms and GAME Equipment LCC have in common that they all share the same investor; Advantage Capital. Advantage Capital Partners has invested in over 500 small businesses and startups for the past two decades. Butler’s Pantry is located in St. Louis, Missouri and is one of Missouri’s largest full service catering companies. Since 1966, when Butler’s Pantry was ...

The Successful Product Launch

Before you move forward, invest your time in developing a workforce management strategy or test. These types of tests tell you what your employees can do, a personality test tells you what they want to do, and determines how they will perform the tasks you assign to them.
Business-Funded Technology is on the Rise

Business-Funded Technology is on the Rise

In the Tpast, the majority of major technological steps forward were being made by forward-thinking individuals working in private settings. Only once the technology became main stream were major corporations being founded around the advances.
A Word about 3D Printers

A Word about 3D Printers

3D printing, also known as Additive Printing involves making just about any three-dimensional object out of a digital model (i.e. a computer model that has the ability to photographically replicate
Are Computers Replacing Employees?

Are Computers Replacing Employees?

The trend has started and no one knows where it will end. Employees are being replaced with machines in virtually every sector and industry.
The Future of Big Data

The Future of Big Data

Big Data, to put it simply, is the enormous amount of information, created and collected from various sources. Daily, Exabyte’s of information is created and this information collected. In turn, it is analyzed to develop secondary data on trends
Decline in Samsung Smartphones Sales

Decline in Samsung Smartphones Sales

Smartphones are the latest trend in handheld devices these days. Blackberry could be considered to be one of the pioneer smartphones. There was a time that every busy executives and business owners depended on this device for the day to day navigation of their corporate lives. But since then improved and better high end phones have been introduced. A few companies have been lucky to have an ...