Outthinker, a leading growth strategy consulting firm, releases fresh findings from its innovation study showing how and why large incumbent organizations out-innovate smaller start-ups and are behind 22 of the 30 most transformative innovations of the last three decades.
If you want to start a business, you gotta pay the piper. Kent Capener spells out licensing and marketing to-do's for this college girl looking to start a party favor/wedding accessories biz.
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What flavor should your "Marketing Mix" be? Come fork over marketing questions or serve up your own sizzling sales/promo tips...... CyberSchmooz
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The voting deadline for the 18th Idea Cafe Grant was extended by two weeks. This way we will give everyone one last opportunity to vote for their favorite business idea. The winner will be announced shortly after voting closes on midnight, June 2nd, 2017.
So grab this opportunity and support your Business Idol.