I’ve recently attended several area workforce development workshops and conferences where employers are trying to figure out how to get more qualified people to fill their growth needs. The most common solutions include “soft skills training” and workforce education to improve Read More
In our latest Niche Talk, Paul Reulbach, publisher at San Francisco Magazine, discusses the opportunities in 2017 for publishing events and ad sales.
Recruiting, hiring and managing the right sales team can be tough and time-consuming! But it doesn’t have to be. Yes, sales teams work in high pressure environments. And sometimes the competitiveness leads to backbiting. Then there’s that “lone wolf” type–intent on only commissions–exclusive of their Read More
3 Lessons from our Early Start on the New Year New Year’s came early for Niche Media this year. Yep… back in July we started digging in… taking a clear-eyed look at ways to build our business strategy to better support our Read More
A recent study in a manufacturing setting highlighted the power of recognizing employees for their efforts. The study utilized 4 different groups all performing the same tasks and experimented with different forms of rewards / recognition if the group exceeded their production Read More