Weekly Round-Up: July 25th
See those people up there? They’re fist pumping because they loved these articles we rounded up this week. We think you’ll love them too. Check them out.
- 13 Ways to Engage with Your Customers on Social Media
- The Four Day Work Week is Good For Business
- How to Assemble the Perfect Board
Summary: With more than 2 billion users worldwide, social media can provide your company with a ripe opportunity to engage with customers and showcase your brand. Creating a strong social media following can also help you become the preferred brand with your customers, and significantly improve customer loyalty and reach.
Our Take: The easiest thing you can do is to be authentic. Remember that you aren’t talking to another computer, you’re speaking to a person behind a screen. Add some personality, some flair, and really try to connect with your customers.
Summary: After spending two months testing a 20% shorter week, a New Zealand company found its employees happier, more focused, and producing the same amount of work. Now they’re making the change permanent.
Our Take: We’re just as amazed as you are. The dynamic of the working world is changing, and we’re curious to know what you think. Hit us up on social and give us your opinion!
Summary: When it comes to corporate governance, there’s no one-size-fits-all solution. But factors like board composition and the decision to utilize or eliminate earnings guidance are important decisions every company must make, particularly when it comes to positioning their board for short- and long-term success.
Our Take: Three words – diversity, diversity, and diversity. Thank you, that will be all.