Apple, Salesforce, Google Among Top 25 Companies For Women, As Voted By Female Employees

The issue of equality in the workplace continues to be a point of contention. Some companies seem to be coping, and tney happen to be leading companies. Take a look at what they’re doing to overcome differences.

http://www.forbes.com/sites/clareoconnor/2016/11/18/apple-salesforce-google-among-top-25-companies-for-women-as-voted-by-female-employees/#141a13fb266d

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Offshore Outsourcing Alive and Well in Barbados | CIO

In this 2001 article, Barbados was suggested to the be place where outsourcing was a viable option. The advantages were touted within this article. Now in 2016, there has been a fall off. Why is this so? Where have we lost the advantages once had? Were we not paying attention to safeguarding those advantages and growing in value as an outsourcing specialist? Read the article below and discuss. I would love to hear your feedback. http://www.cio.com/article/2441240/outsourcing/offshore-outsourcing-alive-and-well-in-barbados.html Read more [...]
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17 Of The Best Motivational Quotes About Gratitude • Inspower.co

This is a compilation of quotes that came in via my social media account. It’s so good that I thought I would share it with you so that you too can experience gratitude that someone took the time to compile them. They serve as great reminders that we have so much to be thankful for. Check them out below.

http://inspower.co/best-motivational-quotes-about-gratitude/?utm_content=buffer0dcaa&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_campaign=buffer

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8 Unusual Ways to Pump Yourself Up Before a Sales Call | Inc.com

When I read the headline, I thought, what could they possibly have come up with this time. The intrigue worked and got me to reading. The information wasn’t new, but was a great reminder for those who work in sales. The thing is, the suggested methods actually work…

Here’s the link below!

http://www.inc.com/heather-r-morgan/8-unusual-ways-to-pump-yourself-up-before-a-sales-call.html?cid=sf01001&sr_share=twitter

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Quiz! How Did This Leader in Women’s Fitness Wear Create Millions of Loyal Shoppers?

Sometimes innovation of the business system(s) is what’s required to move from zero to hero. Here a link about how another retail giant emerged using technology and saving money at the same time. They became attentive.

https://www.entrepreneur.com/article/282786

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The pinnacle of a business

When you think about it, why do we get out of bed to do this thing called business? Is there a measure of satisfaction derived? Is it fear of the unknown? What is the driving force? Some entities continue to operate daily, even though those at its helm seem to have none of the qualities we are taught to be necessary when winning a business. Somehow these businesses seem to survive despite their being saddle with mediocrity. Yet still there are others, who seem to have grandiose ideas of Read more [...]
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Google for Work – Enterprise Solutions to Work the Way You Live

Totally enjoying what Google is doing with their products available via Google for work. It really simplifies the way we work without the hassle usually associated with technology. They handle all the upgrades and updates. Their software is user friendly and easy to use. Best of all they also handle the security issues usually associated with being on the internet. Take a look by using the following link and see how this bit of ingenuity can help your business grow and advance. https://www.google.com/work/ Read more [...]
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Even Tim Cook’s fawning visit could not get India an Apple (AAPL) store — Quartz

Even Tim Cook’s fawning visit could not get India an Apple store

Read this and other news about doing business in India noting some of the concerns of the environment that one must function within.

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Three big airlines just trashed your cheap fares

I saw this article and got to thinking. The airlines are saying and getting what they want; but what about the consumer, the traveling public who has been putting up with the poor service in spite of increased ticket fares. Maybe we can now expect, as a traveling public, some frills that were taken away when the price drops began. Surely we now have an appreciation of the operating costs of airlines and realize that now they're giving us the increased fees again we can expect in-flight meals being Read more [...]
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Ghanaian millionaire quits Microsoft to build university that Educates young Africans | RisingAfrica.org

This article is why we need to push that much harder to ensure that quality leaders are developed. http://www.risingafrica.org/success-stories/business/ghanaian-millionaire-quits-microsoft-to-build-university-that-educates-young-africans/ Read more [...]
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