Grow

Selling grows your business, but so do a lot of other improvements. In Grow we tell you about anything and everything that could help you do business better: management, psychology, productivity, growth hacks… Whatever gives you a clear path to success.

4 Time Management Tips That Will Give You an Extra Day (Pt I)

Do you ever feel like your work time is slipping through your fingers? That feeling you have at the end of the day, when there are still things to do but no time left to do them. There’s a simple solution to your problem: you make more time. Unless you own a time machine, you... read more

9 minutes
Feb 12, 2016

Great Marketing Quotes for Breaking the Ice with Your Audience

Welcome to another chapter of our Book of Quotes. Recently it was all about sales quotes and tips on how can you keep a positive attitude during the sales process. Now it’s time to open the next chapter – Marketing Quotes. Being good at marketing means you need to know your... read more

4 minutes
Feb 8, 2016

How to Not Hate Your Job (and How to Learn from It)

Imagine for a moment that you’re looking for a job. You’re searching for it for quite some time and it looks like the only place to welcome you with arms wide oped is the infamous McDonalds. You are informed that they are looking for a staff member, who would be responsible for... read more

10 minutes
Jan 18, 2016

How Overpromising Can Harm Your Business

When George H. W. Bush gave a speech on the 1988 Republican National Convention, it was a famous "no new taxes" promise that helped him win the election. And what happened 2 years later? He did increase taxes when the country faced a recession in 1990. Breaking this promise was... read more

Lucjan Kierczak
6 minutes
Dec 30, 2015

Work Engagement: Do You Take Your Job Personally?

Many people claim that work isn’t personal but I think that work is as personal as it gets. After all, you spend the greater part of the day working than on any other activity. The money you make, the effort you put in your tasks, the time you spend away from your family. What’s... read more

5 minutes
Dec 14, 2015

Success Quotes to Keep You Moving Closer to Your Goals

Not everyone wants to reach the top of the world, but we all have our own Everest to climb in our lives. For example, having a successful business, reaching 1000 followers on Twitter (@okolodynska) or learning to play a sax. Here are a few success quotes that I hope will help you... read more

4 minutes
Nov 23, 2015

Why NASA’s Social Media Strategy is out of This World

There are few businesses or organizations that have such a great, established social media presence as NASA. All their updates, the content they share and the great bond they have with the community are so natural that it may seem that they don’t have to put any effort at all... read more

6 minutes
Nov 19, 2015

Business Quotes to Kick–Start Your Week

Relationships are at the heart of every business. Or certainly they should be. Times when business was all about money and profit are long gone. Now the most important are people and a desire to provide the best possible products and services to them. Here’s the proof in form on... read more

3 minutes
Oct 12, 2015

Crisis Management 101: 6 Methods to Defuse a Disaster

The best way to tell if a business is reliable is to observe how they act when everything is falling apart. And I’m talking end-of-the-world disaster here. For an airline company like Jet Blue, it’s a huge ice storm hitting the East Coast, grounding well over 1,000 flights. For a... read more

8 minutes
Sep 16, 2015

Let your personality shine through your business

Many businesses hide themselves behind stock photos, soulless copy and scripted conversations. Yawn... they are boring. But, there are other businesses, the brave ones, where people behind the brand show themselves up and tell personal stories. They are engaging, dip into our... read more

Ania
5 minutes
Jun 23, 2015

Become a Hero Your Customers Deserve: Adam Toporek Interview

What makes great customer service? Is it the customer-centric attitude? Is it about changing bad customer experience into a good one? Or maybe it all comes down to motivating and training customer service representatives? Adam Toporek, customer service expert and the author of Be... read more

10 minutes
Jun 15, 2015

How to Create a Call Center in 5 Easy Steps

Do you run a busy SMB and feel the need to graduate from your antiquated business phone to a more fitting solution? Are you feeling a little hesitant to jump into the big bad world of call center software? If you answered “Yes!” to either of those questions, you have come to the... read more

Tiago Paiva
7 minutes
May 12, 2015

Overcome Frustration with These Inspirational Business Stories

When it comes to business, there are many different places we look to for inspiration. But it turns out that no matter if it’s in business, art or science, a lot of great ideas come from personal frustrations. Would you look for inspiration inside this disturbing place?... read more

5 minutes
Mar 26, 2015

Give or Take – Our Intent Drives Our Success

When we make business with a client, meet with a friend or make love to our close one, we have an intention at the back of our head. Do we want to get as much as we can from them, or do we want to give without worrying about what we get in return? Our intent comes before all... read more

Ania
7 minutes
Feb 18, 2015