Transcript of "Three resolutions you should make for your business in 2013"
Three Resolutions You Should Make For Your Business In 20132012 was an important year for business. We saw the emergence of new social networksthat allow companies to connect with customers in innovative ways. Online businessesunited in the face ofSOPA legislation, demonstrating the value placed on freedom ofcommunication. And, of course, industry continues to expand in the wake of the globalfinancial crisis. All that said, 2013 is set to be a defining year for companies worldwide. Your success this year, or lack thereof, will depend on how quickly you can institute profitable strategies right off the bat. To help you out, here are three New Years resolutions you should implement to get the year off to a great start! 1. Diversify Communication Channels Business presence on Facebook and Twitter has become incredibly commonplace, where businessescan connect with customers more often and more conveniently. However, new socialnetworks such as Pinterest allow for creative discussions and out-of-the box businessstrategies. Image-based communication is becoming quite popular, so if you canincorporate that into your marketing and customer service efforts, it is worthwhile to doso. In addition, internal social networks such as Yammer give management and employeesa direct, casual means of discussion that allows for seamless collaboration.2. Cut Down On Software ClutterBloatware causes inefficient business operations and confusing data manipulation.Whereas in the past, software existed in a vacuum, today software offers integrations thatensure each individual component serves its purpose in a larger network. If you haven’tdone so recently, 2013 is the year to explore new software options to ensure that yourbusiness has the ability to operate at optimal efficiency for the foreseeable future.3. Get Complete Visibility Into Projects and ResourcesWhile it does require some time to implement and monitor, organization-wideaccountability is a goal that every business should strive to achieve in 2013. Whether youare assigning people to projects or determining the profitability of an individual employee’sactivities, a resource management system based on solid time-data will allow you to pursuevalue with minimal risk. Failure to maintain awareness of all of your operations can resultin wasted time or failed projects, an unnecessary risk given the availability of robust timemanagement options.
Follow these resolutions, and your company will be set to take the business world by stormin 2013. The opportunity is there this year, so waste no time in seizing it right away!Reference Link: http://journyx.com/node/2085