NASCAR’s TV Ratings Success Provides Lessons for Overcoming a Crisis That Every Business Can Learn From

Television ratings for major sports are down sharply. Recent figures from Sports Media Watch show viewership for hockey’s Stanley Cup Finals was down 61 percent. The NBA Finals were down 49 percent. Game 1 of the Dodgers-Rays was the least-watched World Series game since sporting events have been measured for viewership.  Even the NFL, long the gold […]


Free Webinar | Nov. 23: Adapting to the Unexpected – Preparing your Business and Pivoting in Real-Time

Spartan Race founder Joe De Sena discusses what it takes to pivot in real-time and make fast decisions that can mean the difference between standing strong or shutting down. October 22, 2020 2 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. When the pandemic hit and the world went into lockdown, businesses had […]


3 Crucial Risk-Avoidance Strategies to Protect Your Business

October 20, 2020 5 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. The current circumstances have had a major disruptive effect on business operations around the world. Many countries have imposed lockdowns to various degrees, limiting movement locally and internationally. Add the fact that markets (stocks, futures, bonds, etc.) have seen tremendous levels of […]


Lessons From the Inc. 5000 Conference: How to Run a Business During the Pandemic

The second day of the 2020 Inc. 5000 Vision Conference was designated as a Day of Service, benefiting members of the nonprofit Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE) and Inc.’s Military Entrepreneurs Program. Among other virtual events, during the morning attendees were able to receive one-on-one mentoring from Inc. 5000 CEOs. The afternoon session included more networking opportunities, […]


Recognizing data points that signal trends for the future of business post-pandemic

The audio problem Learn how new cloud-based API solutions are solving imperfect, frustrating audio in video conferences. Access here Planning for a post-COVID-19 future and creating a robust enterprise strategy require both strategic scenario planning and the ability to recognize what scenario planners call “news from the future” — data points that tell you whether […]