It takes great leaders and talent to grow a successful company. One of the best descriptions of a leader I’ve heard is that leaders focus on vision and strategy, guiding and removing obstacles for their teams -- something like a coach in sports. Managers typically focus more on the execution... READ MORE >
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A recent Pew Research Center study reports that two-thirds of American adults get their news on Facebook, yet our legal and law enforcement systems have not kept up with the dramatic advances in communication technology. Just as these tools have the power to bring us together and enhance our lives,... READ MORE >
Dr. Oz teams up with Shark Tank’s real estate mogul Barbara Corcoran to confront scammers tarnishing and profiting off of celebrities’ names and images. Barbara and Robert Glazer bite back against spammers by sharing their experience and expertise about how it’s done. For example, while... READ MORE >
For the second year, Entrepreneur partnered with CultureIQ to find the best office cultures in America. No matter the size of your business, company culture is something that can make or break its success. For startups and established businesses alike, a high-performing company culture... READ MORE >
When people see what looks like sudden success from the outside, they don’t often think about the vision and persistence required to get there. Instead, they might attribute that success to luck or timing. These misguided assumptions have prevailed in the age of the startup. Take Pinterest: The... READ MORE >
Causation and correlation may sound alike but are very different. The former means the root of subsequent events, while the latter refers to an actual or apparent relationship between trends in which neither is the direct cause of the other. READ MORE >
In a recent survey, nearly 90 percent of advertisers said affiliate programs were important to their overall marketing strategies. Publishers also claimed that affiliate partnerships drive more than 20 percent of their annual revenue. Forty percent of U.S. retailers said their leading customer... READ MORE >
Affiliate marketing is one of the four biggest sources of e-commerce orders in the U.S. today — beating both display ads and social. In fact, affiliate marketing now drives as many e-commerce orders in the U.S. as email, with both channels currently accounting for 16 percent of all U.S.... READ MORE >
This may be the happiest season of the year, but for many managers and employees, things aren’t all that merry and bright. Many are stressing about whether they've put in enough face time with the boss or clocked enough hours at the office. Why the trepidation? Because they’re about to have... READ MORE >
It’s a fact of life: Staying happy and engaged at work over the long haul can be a big challenge. While a large part of your job satisfaction depends on the people and environment, you can do some things to improve your own outlook and strengthen your workplace culture. READ MORE >
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Founder & Managing Director
Robert Glazer, founder and managing director of Acceleration Partners, is an award winning customer acquisition specialist with an exceptional track record in increasing revenue and profits for fast-growing...