Private Equity and Digital Transformation – Creating Value Through Vision
The Holy Grail for private equity is to find a business you can grow rapidly and profitably. One area of growth that private equity (and everyone else) cannot ignore is the power of Digital Transformation. OK, that sounds a little like the start of a super-hero film but give this a moment. Actually, a superhero doomsday setting isn’t that far off the mark. It’s a fact that a huge number of businesses are not prepared for the digital age. They don’t have a digital strategy and they are going to begin to fail more frequently, more rapidly as all aspects of digital marketing and digital buying continue to be felt. So what does that mean for private equity firms?
The affiliate marketing business is like being a commission paid sales person. Your job is to sell somebody’s products and services and when you make a sale, the product owner pays you a commission.Let’s take a look at 6 affiliate marketing basics that will serve you well as you progress.Survival Skills: 4.5 Aspects on How to Survive a Sinking Ship
New launches for internet marketing and business opportunities can be short. Some launches don’t even make it past the first week let alone 90 days. The darling companies of 2012, 2013, and 2014 are either gone or on their last leg. The smart entrepreneurs get in, make money, make their teams money, and hop on the next wave.CASL: A Business Owner’s Survival Guide
be caught unaware by this law. While the title says “anti-spam”, this piece of legislation actually covers all commercial email messages, even a single one. This means your monthly news-letter, your referral emails, your weekly coupon messages, your SMS campaigns, and any other commercial communication to an electronic address falls under this act. The penalties for violating this act are very severe. You could be fined up to $1 million as an individual or $10 million as a company, and the public can sue you for $200 per message received (though public redress doesn’t kick in until 2017.) Got your attention now? In fact, in my opinion this legislation is going to affect standard commercial email messages far more than any actual spam long-term. It’s a very radical law that fundamentally changes how companies can communicate with their customer base online. Here’s what you need to know about this act so you can stay compliant.Which Parts Of Your Website Should You Monitor Regularly?
A simple task like monitoring your website for suspicious or abnormal behavior will help you to take timely action and plug any vulnerabilities at the earliest. This article points out the parts of your website which you should monitor regularly to keep it healthy and fit.
Shared Hosting services offer a small share of physical hardware on a server, for each website or account. This means that every website shares the RAM, CPU Processing Power and the Networking System of the server. This article explains why web hosts use throttling mechanisms to restrict shared hosting accounts.Value Based Marketing – Interesting Concept!
Value based marketing is a concept that if you aren’t using in your online business; you should at least consider! Far too many marketers are all about making a sell and as such many times the individuals they are pitching to have already “closed” the door on that sell!5 Reasons Why Enterprises Should Opt for Mobile App Marketing
These days, mobile technology arises as one of the most efficient and cost-effective marketing platforms. In order to leverage its benefits, enterprises require proper mobile app marketing. The blog discusses the importance of such marketing method for achieving a sustainable business growth.Professional Tips When Starting An Internet Marketing Business
More people than ever are trying to break into the Internet marketing business to make a name for themselves or to create a second stream of income. Internet marketing (IM) is the art of selling, buying, and marketing various products and/or services online. Internet marketing today has become one of the biggest, fastest growing businesses across the globe because of its ease of availability along with the ability to engage literally millions of people worldwide. Although starting an IM business takes time and dedication and isn’t always easy, it’s very doable with just a bit of persistence. Overall, there are many pro’s of having an online business for a number of reasons. Here are some of the best tips for internet marketer protocol to ensure your success.Income Producing Activities: Do, Delegate, Defer, Delete
What are your income producing activities? How much time are you spending on your IPAs (Income Producing Activities)? Entrepreneurs have to wear many hats when they start out. Especially if it’s a one person show. Jack of all trades master of none… better become jack of all trades master of “One.” That trade is sales and marketing.5 Reasons Why Marketing Innovators Should Embrace 3D Immersive Virtual Events
3D virtual environments boost networking and lead conversion thanks to powerful analytics that track behavior in both quantitative as well as qualitative terms. Unlike any other technology, avatar-based platforms replicate real-life dynamics driving higher engagement. 3D immersive environments provide for a life-like experience and are becoming the next big thing in the field of marketing and customer engagement.How Safe Is Your Job – 800 Redundant?
Do you consider your job to be safe? Well at least 800 people in Northampton and smaller units all over the country thought theirs were until yesterday. A large paper organization hit the dust. It is possible buyers can be found but it was a shock for 100s of families. Some staff had been their all their working lives – 20, 30 years or more.