Call it the 'Warby Parker effect.' The try-on-at-home model is coming to a jewelry store near you, or, more accurately, your front door. Joan Oleck Published 10:30 am, Thursday, May 24, 2018 Photo: WPA Pool | Getty Images Image 1of/1 CaptionClose Image 1 of 1 Photo: WPA Pool | Getty Images Need to Find Your Beloved Just the Right Engagement Ring? Here's a New Way How. 1 / 1 Back to Gallery It's probably too late for Harry and Meghan. But for the hundreds of thousands of couples slated to march down the aisle in June, traditionally the biggest wedding month, there's a new option out there for buying your beloved an engagement or wedding ring. Call it the "Warby Parker effect." Warby Parker disrupted the eyeglass industry by offering customers "home try-on" boxes of up to five frames, with free shipping … [Read more...] about Need to Find Your Beloved Just the Right Engagement Ring? Here’s a New Way How.
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How can managers most effectively navigate digital relationships with their direct reports? Joseph Freed Published 2:00 pm, Monday, May 21, 2018 Photo: Tero Vesalainen | Getty Images Image 1of/1 CaptionClose Image 1 of 1 Photo: Tero Vesalainen | Getty Images As a Boss, There's Much More to Digital Communications With Your Team Than Using the Right Emoji 1 / 1 Back to Gallery My friend Karen told me about a scenario that arose at her startup the other day. The team was onboarding a new team member, Bill, and on his first day, team members were welcoming him in a public chat channel. Related: Why Your Emails Could Use an Exclamation Point (or Three) Lena, a team member, wrote in the channel offering to give Bill a demo of the product. Bill did not immediately reply to Lena's offer. Several messages later in the … [Read more...] about As a Boss, There’s Much More to Digital Communications With Your Team Than Using the Right Emoji
Can you clearly demonstrate value when faced with a time crunch? David Meltzer Published 3:00 pm, Thursday, May 17, 2018 Photo: Hero Images | Getty Images Image 1of/1 CaptionClose Image 1 of 1 Photo: Hero Images | Getty Images 3 Components of the Perfect Elevator Pitch 1 / 1 Back to Gallery After filming two seasons of Entrepreneur Elevator Pitch, I've come to realize that there are three key elements to delivering the perfect pitch. Our show is unique when it comes to pitching: Potential entrepreneurs have just one minute to pitch their idea, service or product. Those 60 seconds have added pressure because the contestants are being filmed, and they are talking to a camera (instead of people) while riding up to the penthouse suite in an elevator. Related: Entrepreneur Elevator Pitch Season 2 Ep. 1: Breaking the … [Read more...] about 3 Components of the Perfect Elevator Pitch
Check out these interviewing tips from Noel Wax of GroundSwell Group. Business Rockstars Published 12:30 pm, Monday, April 9, 2018 Photo: Entrepreneur Network Image 1of/1 CaptionClose Image 1 of 1 Photo: Entrepreneur Network What's the Best Way to Follow Up After an Interview? 1 / 1 Back to Gallery In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner Business Rockstars sits down with Noel Wax of GroundSwell Group, who discusses his funniest and favorite interviews. Wax recounts the time one job applicant hid behind his coffee cup while giving every answer, making it impossible for Wax to see his face during the interview process and for Wax to feel comfortable hiring that person. On the opposite end of the spectrum, Wax remembers how he was blown away by one interviewee's follow-up note, which helped that person get … [Read more...] about What’s the Best Way to Follow Up After an Interview?
You want to attract talent and investors, and they both want to feel good about what they are committing to. Chidike Samuelson Published 9:00 am, Monday, April 9, 2018 Photo: Hero Images | Getty Images Image 1of/1 CaptionClose Image 1 of 1 Photo: Hero Images | Getty Images 5 Reasons Social Responsibility Is a Step in the Right Direction for Small Business 1 / 1 Back to Gallery The business terrain is one that changes much faster than most -- basically because the way business is done evolves based on cultural changes, changes in technology and even generational changes. It's safe to say that at all times, at least one of these things is changing. We are in the era of giving back and social impact. Businesses should face this, and stop using the fact that they are not yet "big businesses" as an excuse … [Read more...] about 5 Reasons Social Responsibility Is a Step in the Right Direction for Small Business