Do You Have These 3 Things Every Business Needs To Be Successful?

You have a solid team. People are everything in business – that includes your employees. You strive to hire the best team (who match your core values and company culture and who bring top-notch skills to the table) and you train them well (they understand your systems and processes). On top of that, they’re happy!

You have a purpose behind what you do.

3 IT Investments You Should NEVER Skimp On

What is standing between your business’s data and hackers a world away? What’s your plan when your on-site server fails?

When you skimp on technology and IT solutions for your business, the answers to these two questions are simple: 1) There is nothing standing between your business’s sensitive data and people who want to take advantage of that data; and 2) There is no plan.

4 Reasons CEOs Should Plan For Failure And Encourage Risk-Taking

Every successful company leader will tell you that failure is a part of business, but far fewer will admit they plan for failure. Growing a business requires taking risks, and failure is a frequent outcome on the journey to achieving success.
In their best-selling book Switch, co-authors and brothers Chip and Dan Heath describe how world-renowned design firm IDEO (perhaps best known for its work with Apple) plans for failure during its design process.

Shiny New Gadget of the Month:

Drone X Pro

People are constantly looking for creative ways to express themselves, document their daily lives, share their adventures with their loved ones, and immortalize the most precious memories…Nowadays, it’s not so easy to stand out from the crowd, but there’s finally one assured way to do it – and we call it DroneX Pro! DroneX Pro was created with simplicity in mind so that everyone could use it.

5 Underrated Habits Of Super-Successful People

Asking Questions. Successful people are also the most curious. They’re more interested in finding answers than they are worried about appearing to not know everything.
Analyzing Feelings And Emotions. The strongest people understand that they’re still human and learn to monitor, manage, and understand their inner workings.

SHINY NEW GADGET OF THE MONTH: Logitech’s Circle 2 Home Security Camera

The Internet age has made home security a straightforward affair, and with Logitech’s popular Circle 2 home security camera, it’s easier than ever to get in on the action. Equipped with 1080p livestreaming, a wide 180-degree viewing angle, free 24-hour event-based cloud storage and rated for both indoor or outdoor use, it’s a powerful tool for keeping your home safe, whether you’re there or not.

Top Tips For Giving Better Speeches

By Mark Sanborn

Whenever you stand in front of a group, big or small, your influence and effectiveness are on the line. Whenever you speak publicly, no matter the occasion, it offers people a chance to form an opinion of you and your leadership abilities.

SHINY NEW GADGET OF THE MONTH: FlexSafe Is Here To Protect Your Valuables

Beachgoers all know the security dilemma that comes with a stray wallet. When it comes time to put on your trunks and head into the sea, do you bury your valuables in the sand? Hide them under a towel? Or leave them be and hope for the best?

For all of those who find each of these options less than ideal, there’s FlexSafe.

TOP TIPS TO PROTECT YOUR BUSINESS FROM SOCIAL ENGINEERING ATTACKS

Every year, millions of attacks are successfully carried out against businesses just like yours. It’s important to know what you’re up against and how to protect yourself.

The most common social engineering tactic is phishing, often coupled with a strategy called pretexting.

The Questions Entrepreneurs Need To Ask To Succeed

Many entrepreneurs fall into the same cycle. Working their fingers to the bone just to keep their heads above water. No exercise, no healthy food and no time for their family. If this sounds like you, then you are indeed in the trap.

CHASING YOUR TAIL

Popular entrepreneur and author Barry Moltz coined a phrase to describe these tendencies: the Double Helix Trap.