Category Archives: Management

Strategy Series Part 1: The LinkedIn Business Model

The LinkedIn Business Model The business model of LinkedIn can be characterized by three strategies which have allowed the company to be successful to date. Firstly, strategies of differentiation and a focused approach at capturing a niche market have led LinkedIn to be an industry leader in social networking, recruiting services, and online advertising. Secondly, [...]

Avoiding Distractions to Improve Time Management

The technology inspired shift in the way businesses are run on a day to day basis has made effective time management perhaps the most critical skill a contemporary manager can possess.  Distributed teams and remote employees must be able to set aside distractions while working from home.  Facebook, Twitter, pets, children and even household chores [...]