Results of Last Week's Poll

7/03-7/07 Total Voters: 5 Which do you think is the best predictor of company growth? Customer satisfaction (40%, 2 Votes) Repeat business (40%, 2 Votes) New business (0%, 0 Votes) Year over year revenue growth (20%, 1 Vote)

Organic Growth with Existing Clients

In the past six months, I’m proud of the fact that our business has increased 100% over the comparable period in 2010. Every cent of that increase is from organic growth within existing clients. If you believe in the simple philosophy that…

Results of Last Week's Poll

6/27-7/3 Total Voters: 5 How bad are the internal problems at your business? We have a few issues here and there (60%, 3 Votes) Things run very smoothly (40%, 2 Votes) We have several internal challenges but I think our problems are normal…

"My Desk, My Mess, My Business"

The Garfield post-it pad on my desk that reads, “my desk, my mess, my business” constantly reminds me that we as individuals and businesses all have messes we must confront. The important thing is to identify the messes quickly, figure…

Results of Last Week's Poll

6/20-6/26 Total Voters: 6 What are your thoughts on virtual teams? I don't care where the team is, as long as they produce high quality work (50%, 3 Votes) A great way to work with the best and brightest minds (33%, 2 Votes) Nothing can replace…

A Virtual Win/Win

There’s an old adage in business: time, quality, or cost… you can only pick two. Here at Ideba, we believe you can pick all three, and we make it possible with our virtual team model. We seek to work with the best and brightest minds…

Results of Last Week's Poll

6/12-6/18 Total Voters: 9 What brand do you think is globally most recognized? Coca Cola (56%, 5 Votes) McDonalds (22%, 2 Votes) Nike (22%, 2 Votes) Disney (0%, 0 Votes) eBay (0%, 0 Votes) Starbucks (0%, 0 Votes) Visa (0%, 0 Votes…

Why Branding Guidelines Are Important

It’s been a long process: Many months of research and thought and negotiations went into developing your new brand, and now here it is: It is beautiful. It is juicy. It is memorable. It is relevant. Your brand is good and (if all goes well)…

Results of Last Week's Poll

6/5 – 6/12 Total Voters: 7 Which daily deal service have you purchased from? Groupon (43%, 3 Votes) I have never purchased from a daily deal service (43%, 3 Votes) Other (14%, 1 Votes) LivingSocial (0%, 0 Votes) DealFind (0%, 0 Votes) SwarmJam…

From the desk of the intern, part 2

by Michelle Clarke, Account Coordintor, Intern Here at Ideba, I am officially one month into my internship. I have been happily involved in multiple sides of the business: sourcing vendors, organizing local client events, preparing and distributing…