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Acumen in Action #10 | Innovation
Where is innovation born? Sure, sometimes it happens like Newton where an apple falls and you get that stroke of genius, but probably more often than not, innovation isn't a singular individual ah-ha moment.
The Top 10 Books to Build Your Business Acumen
Whether you received a business degree or not, building and sharpening your business acumen on an ongoing basis is necessary to stay on top of your game
Jeff Gargas invites Kevin Cope, author of the bestselling book Seeing the Big Picture, onto his show, Treps Unite, to talk about Kevin's journey as an entrepreneur and what it takes to run a successful business.
Using Google Alerts To Increase Your Business Acumen
One of our all-time favorite tools happens to be one that seldom gets used – Google Alerts
Franchise Euphoria | Podcast
Special guest Kevin Cope, author of Seeing the Big Picture, joins the Franchise Euphoria podcast to talk about the importance of developing business acumen.
Big Picture: Ideating
You're sitting in a meeting and someone says, "Now that's a good idea! We should move on that." The meeting ends and nothing happens
5 Interview Questions You Should Be Asking
Brian Tracy once said, “The smartest business decision you can make is to hire qualified people
Would You Quit Your Job For $3,000?
As a company that teaches and promotes business acumen, we get really geeked out looking for organizations that “see the big picture,” and Zappos is a company that has caught our attention.
The Difference Between Profit And Cash Flow
If your boss came up to you right now and asked what the difference between profit and cash flow is, would you be able to respond? Or even worse, what if you were asked this question in a job interview.
Big Picture: Guess the company…
A group of computer engineers were challenged to, no surprise here, figure out ways to support their company's initiative to cut costs.
Big Picture: Dilbert
consider this… At its heart “business acumen” means knowing how your company makes money, and making better decisions around the money you make, no matter your role.