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Brazilian’s New Regulations Allows International Degree



Brazilian’s New Regulations Allows International Degree

Own a degree is a dream for many Brazilian workers who can only make it happen by online education. That’s the main reason why online education has been outpacing growing after Brazil Educational Government’s new regulations. Among the main changes, the newest legislation allows higher education institutions to offer undergraduate and graduate programs without a […]

The Ability to Sell Will Make or Break Your Company



The Ability to Sell Will Make or Break Your Company

Tech is suffering from a fundamental imbalance. Everyone wants to be a visionary without realizing they need to be salesmen, too. It’s a widespread and shocking oversight. We constantly bemoan the lack of technical talent, citing shortages of talent in fields like engineering and computer science, but don’t realize we’re facing a similar crisis in […]

How Franchises Can Find the Right Technology Partners and CRMs



How Franchises Can Find the Right Technology Partners and CRMs

Working with a technology provider can streamline operations across the entire franchise business. But first, consider your specific needs — and a potential partner’s strengths. Here are three stories. 1. Ease Into It!   When franchisors come to us, we hope they have very specific goals and problems they’re trying to solve. We make sure they can prioritize them and […]

Cybersecurity Risks Should Weigh on Investors’ Minds More Often



Cybersecurity Risks Should Weigh on Investors’ Minds More Often

Tensions over tariffs and pacts like the North American Free Trade Agreement have dominated recent economic headlines, but Thursday’s triple-whammy of cyber hacking news gives justified prominence to what may be an even bigger threat to global prosperity. Cyber crime costs the world almost $600 billion annually, according to a report published earlier this year […]

Readers in Michigan: We Need More Skills, Not More Jobs



Readers in Michigan: We Need More Skills, Not More Jobs

The Reader Center is one way we in the newsroom are trying to connect with you, by highlighting your perspectives and experiences and offering insight into how we work. A common experience after writing an article is that once it’s published, people come out of the woodwork to tell you things you wish you had known. It […]

How Long Does It Take to Start a Franchise?



How Long Does It Take to Start a Franchise?

Purchasing a franchise involves many steps — and a lot of time and effort. But, if you’re organized, and you’ve taken the time to learn all you can about franchising, you’ll be able to speed up the process. Keep reading to learn how long it will take to start your franchise business. Purchasing Steps: 1. […]

4 Solid Strategies for Expanding Your Professional Network



4 Solid Strategies for Expanding Your Professional Network

If you ask anyone how they got where they are today, you’ll quickly learn that many successful businessmen and women have connections. These connections, however, were likely not handed to them; they were forged through passion and networking. “Business revolves around people, and it is driven by relationships, which affect every aspect of business from […]