Customer-Centric Strategies Win Over Product-Centric

Startup Professionals Musings

Is your marketing focus product-centric or customer-centric ? If you only sell products, it’s time to realize that times have changed. With a wealth of products now available, customers look for the most memorable experience , not just the best product.

The Psychology Behind Product Placement


You need to keep the consumer browsing happily through your area, finding the products they desire with ease. The study of retail product placement is big business. You need to use part knowledge and part instinct to find the correct location for the products you sell.

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5 Elements Of Innovation That Are Not Product Related

Startup Professionals Musings

Investors and others look for evidence of the virtuous cycle of innovation leadership – a lofty vision attracts better talent, producing better products and memorable customer experiences, attracting key customers, building a stronger brand, which attracts the best talent.

5 Modern Ways To Make Your Product Uniquely Memorable

Startup Professionals Musings

Every entrepreneur believes that their product or service is memorable, and that every customer will quickly see the advantage over competitors. Yet true product differentiation in the eye of the customer is rarely achieved.

Max Out Employee Productivity


There is a direct link between productivity and economic growth. Businesses that can maximize their employee’s productivity enjoy increased output, better morale, improved customer experience and an overall higher economic outlook.

Why Product Packaging Important For Your Startup


If you are planning to start a product line, it is imperative to know the basics and importance of product packaging. The product packaging you use can make or break your business. Below are some of the reasons why product packaging is vital for your start-up company; 1.

7 Critical Time Management Skills to Boost Your Productivity


We all want to be more productive and improve our time management skills. Here are seven critical time management skills to boost your productivity. We can’t make you work harder or become more disciplined, but we can provide you the knowledge you need to be more productive.

5 Market Obstacles That Kill Even Compelling Products

Startup Professionals Musings

Even when your new product or solution fills a real customer need, and has a positive value proposition, many new venture founders are surprised and frustrated to find that excited customers are hard to find and growth is slow. Product is “disruptive technology” or a “paradigm shift.”

How To Focus On Being Productive, Instead Of Busy

YFS Magazine

Lead personal development productivity productivity tips productivity toolsLet’s be honest. Entrepreneurs are notoriously busy. You know what we’re talking about –– hustle, grind, repeat. But there's a better way.

Productivity Hacks They Don’t Teach You In School


It means that we’re looking at a generation of people who have to learn the basics of productivity for themselves. The majority end up in what authors call the “grey zone” – a state of mind that is not particularly productive. .

Entrepreneurs Reveal How They Measure Daily Productivity

YFS Magazine

How do you measure productivity. We asked entrepreneurs to finish the sentence "I know my day has been productive when…" Here's what they said. Lead personal development productivity workflow

6 Simple Habits Productive People Have In Common

YFS Magazine

You don’t need complex systems or expensive tools to improve productivity. Lead personal development productivity productivity tipsDo you work so hard with little to show for it at the end of the day?

These 5 Things Are Killing Employee Productivity


In hidden ways, their productivity is being killed. If you have read our article on how to max out worker productivity then you have a head start in the right direction. Next, you have to take a look at some of the things to avoid to make sure you keep that productivity high.

How to Create a Product that Truly Delights Customers


You can create a product that truly delights customers. For entrepreneurs, this prototype should serve as an example of what it takes to build a continuously successful product. An idea that exists only in a vacuum will ultimately result in a product that’s set up to fail.

6 Productivity Hacks For Success-Hungry Startups


Well, if you’re determined to boost your productivity, keep reading for our collection of productivity hacks that every startup swears by. Assign work so that it maximises the strengths of your team, and watch your productivity soar. Others productivity hacks startup advice

Manufacturing: 4 Methods for Boosting Productivity

The Startup Magazine

It doesn’t matter what sector you operate in: every business owner wants to maximize their productivity. After all, the better the productivity levels, the more money you are likely to generate. If you are in search of ways to boost productivity, read on for four useful tips: 1.

This Is How Founders Achieve Product-Market Fit

YFS Magazine

To get a better grasp on the practical application of product-market fit, let's take a look at how founders achieved it rather quickly for their startups. Plan product development product market fit starting a business

9 Warning Signs Perfectionism is Killing Your Digital Productivity


In today’s rapidly changing world, we are in constant search of instruments and techniques that would make us more productive. Productivity influences our self-esteem. We believe: the more productive we are, the more others will respect us and consider […].

Maximizing Your Workplace Productivity


To stay productive in the office, all you need is a little motivation and some organizational strategies to help you out. And hey, if you’re interested enough to be reading how you can improve that productivity, you’re on the right track to success already.

When To Hire A Video Production Company


With the high demand for quality video content, video production companies have been on the rise. While it is important to choose the right video production agency , it is paramount that you make the right decision on when to seek such services.

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Savvy Entrepreneurs Plan Both Business And Product

Startup Professionals Musings

Most technical entrepreneurs I know demand the discipline of a product specification or plan, and then assume that their great product will drive a great business. A product plan is never a substitute for a business plan. business plan entrepreneur product plan startup

6 Keys to Marketing Customer Experience vs Products

Startup Professionals Musings

Not so long ago, every business assumed that the keys to success were the highest quality product, the best value for the buck, and the best customer service. Exploit your product and service differences. Scott Addis marketing products startup

Bringing Productivity To Your Production Line

Women Entrepreneurs Can

The smoother your production line runs and the more efficiently it operates, the more money you stand to make. Increasing productivity in such a rigid system can be tough, but it’s not impossible. Here are a few ideas that might help you bring productivity to your production line.

4 TED Talks On Productivity


TED Talks touch on a large amount of topics and we decided – why not add our favorite productivity talks for you? Here are a handful of those talks focusing on issues with being productive and how you can overcome them. Carlin Daharsh: Too Busy for Productivity.

The Four Parts of a Minimal Viable Product

Grasshopper Herder

Isn''t an MVP just a bare bones product? If people sign up for our MVP, that means we''ve got Product/Market Fit, right? Lean Startups Minimum Viable Product Product/Market Fit product/market fit storyboarding

Improve Employee Productivity Using The Following Strategies


If you are looking to improve the productivity of your employees, you first need to ensure that they have all the tools they need. Training your employees will, for sure, improve their productivity.

Open Plan Offices Kill Productivity. Here’s What to Do Instead.


The post Open Plan Offices Kill Productivity. Culture Productivity Startups productivityFor years, the business world lived under the false pretense that open plan offices were a killer idea. I myself even bought into the hype.

5 Habits That Kill Your Productivity

YFS Magazine

You may have picked up a few habits that make productivity an uphill battle. Here's a list of 5 common habits to break asap and boost your productivity. Lifestyle health and wellness lifestyle personal development productivity

The Pros Of Developing New Products For Your Business


As a business owner, you need to innovate your products and services to become incessantly appealing to your customers. While it might not be easy to start conceptualizing a new product, there are plenty of benefits to doing so. So, how can new products add new value to consumers?

What’s your best productivity hack?

Version One Ventures

I’ve been thinking about productivity a lot lately. My best productivity hack is to touch every email only once. Nothing wrecks productivity like a lack of sleep. As an investor, time is always the scarcest resource.

How To Design Your Office Space For Optimal Productivity

YFS Magazine

A well-designed office space plays an important role in company culture, workflow, and overall productivity. Workspaces office design productivity workspacesHere are a few fresh ideas.

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False Positives and Product / Market Fit

Grasshopper Herder

Which one of these tests will actually tell us if we have the fabled Product / Market Fit? Business Model Lean Startups customer development survey product/market fit startup marketing pyramid Lean Startup is hard. All we want is to build something people want.

5 Ways Flexibility Can Improve Productivity


If you’re like most workers, you’re constantly striving for greater productivity. By some reports, the secret to increasing productivity is flexibility , both in terms of the flexibility that employers give employees and the flexibility that employees give themselves.

Reuniting Product Management and Lean UX

Grasshopper Herder

We product managers have let ourselves be put into smaller product owner boxes. Product Management User Experience lean UX user experience We''ve been focused on process when the biggest risks are about markets.

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Get Ready To Announce Your New Product Launch

Rembrandt Communications

Tips For a Successful Product Launch. As a Chief Product Officer for a B2B, promotion may not be top-of-mind when you are in the conception and development stage. 3 Reasons to Include Your Public Relations Team at Product Inception. Is Your Product Launch Going to Do Well?

How To Boost Your Productivity, Health, And Wellness At Work

YFS Magazine

Since we spend an average of eight hours each day at the office, ensuring our workplaces are safe, happy, healthy, and productive is essential. Lifestyle health and wellness lifestyle productivity workplace wellness

Top 5 promotional products for targeting millennials

The Startup Magazine

Giving promotional products are one of the most effective marketing techniques with significant ROI for establishing your brand, creating customer loyalty, and spreading awareness of your brand. Thus, a stylus pen is the modern pen, and makes a great promo product for the younger crowd.

Is Packaging the Most Important Aspect of Product Design?

The Startup Magazine

Everyone knows the importance of great product design, but one aspect that is sometimes pushed to the backburner is the actual packaging that carries and represents the product. It is an obvious fact that massive multinational corporations usually have the best product packaging.

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7 Tips To Transform Boredom Into Productivity

YFS Magazine

So, here's a look at 7 tips to help transform boredom into productive solutions. Lead managing workflow personal development productivity time managementChallenging business tasks can leave you feeling stuck.

5 Key Actions To Maximize Entrepreneur Productivity

Startup Professionals Musings

That’s productivity. That is a huge hit on productivity. For insight, I recommend the details provided in a recent book “ The 5 Choices: The Path to Extraordinary Productivity, ” by Kory Kogon, Adam Merrill, and Leena Rinne. That’s extraordinary productivity.

Skyrocket Productivity with Xebec

Austin Startup

In order to balance the various responsibilities at home, at work, and personally, productivity is becoming increasingly essential. How can we boost our productivity, especially as it relates to time spent on computers? productivity digital-nomads laptop workstation news

10 Personal Productivity Mantras For Entrepreneurs

Startup Professionals Musings

The real solution is better productivity and less procrastination, to put you back in control of your business. Dr. Jan Yager, a recognized expert on the subject of time management, just released a new edition of her most popular book, “ Work Less, Do More: The 14-Day Productivity Makeover.”

Bringing Your Office Environment To Higher Productivity


You may have heard it before, but the workplace environment is one of those deal makers or deal breakers when it comes to worker’s productivity. Clutter is killing you mentally and your productivity levels at the same time.