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8 Common Mistakes E-commerce Entrepreneurs Tend to Make in a New Business

E-commerce entrepreneurship is not for the faint-hearted given the slew of challenges involved. You need patience, courage and a strong will to get going regardless of how big the mountain of challenges is. To be honest, online entrepreneurship is not everyone’s cup of tea. And yet, people are taking the plunge into it not just...
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Does Your Workforce Spend Too Much Time Searching for Information?

Corporate professionals have to deal with a humongous amount of data on a daily basis. Especially for those at the managerial level, this task becomes even more tedious when the information is scattered across various files and folders. According to a McKinsey report, employees spend 1.8 hours every day—9.3 hours per week, on an average—searching...
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Employee Handbook Content – Turn Your Handbook From Good to Great

A well-written, information-rich employee handbook is a valuable business asset.  It spells out the rules of the game and conveys your vibes and values clearly. In short, it helps you achieve your ultimate goal – employee happiness.  The question is, how do you ensure that your employee handbook is of real help to your workforce? ...
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Manage Your Business Knowledge in a Personal Knowledge Base

Ever wondered if you could consolidate all the important business information, your work experiences, meeting notes, and much more on a single online platform?  Life would be sorted, right?  No heavy files to take along every time you go for a business meeting and minimum risk of information loss.  This is possible if you have...
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Why a Searchable Knowledge Base Is the Best Thing for Your Business?

“Alone we can do so little, together we can do so much.” This quote by Hellen Keller is quite relevant today when collaboration is touted as the new innovation and is seen as indispensable by businesses to craft a positive growth trajectory. Let’s start with a few questions. Does your organization have its roots globally?...
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6 Quick Hacks to Optimize Your Knowledge Base

A knowledge base speaks volumes about your business dynamics, about what you actually offer to your customers. It is the face of your firm on the basis of which your customers create a perception about your brand in their minds because through knowledge base your customers learn about your product or service. If it’s something...
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How to Acquire and Apply Knowledge Acquisition in Your Organization

Large companies with complex organizational structure—thus, a repository of disparate knowledge across its various business units—should leverage knowledge acquisition to improve their overall efficiency. Although knowledge acquisition is commonly associated with a manufacturing company’s research and development goal, it can be utilized also for other business processes, namely: I.T., operations and, to a degree, customer...
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The Future of Knowledge Management in Education

The past few decades in education have witnessed a respectable trend away from Behaviorism and towards more Constructivist pedagogies in the classroom. Rather than engaging students in repetitive “drill & kill” exercises with scantron exams, the thinking goes, we should be assigning more collaborative, project-based activities that encourage students to seek their own knowledge. State...
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Breaking Language Barriers With a Multilingual Knowledge Base

Businesses have gone global these days; not only geographically, but also in terms of their customer base. Given the staggering growth a global business promises, business owners can’t be restricted to a single city or even country. Expanding cross country is the way to go; however, it comes with its set of challenges. As geography...
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