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mission statement

A written declaration of an organization's core purpose and focus that normally remains unchanged over time. Properly crafted mission statements (1) serve as filters to separate what is important from what is not, (2) clearly state which markets will be served and how, and (3) communicate a sense of intended ... more

Effective Methods for Fostering Employee Growth

Want to build a stronger company with employees who are invested in the success of your venture? Want to reduce turnover and build a strong company culture? Then it's vital for you to start ... Read Full Article

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Efficiency in Growing Markets

by Paul Graham

In a rapidly growing market, you don't worry too much about efficiency. It's more important to grow fast. If there's some mundane problem getting in your way, and there's a simple solution that's somewhat expensive, just take it and get on with more important things. eBay didn't win by paying less for servers than their competitors. ...Read more

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