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Kamyar Shah’s thoughts on a wide range of topics like Business Consulting, Management Consulting, Strategy, Operations Management, Business Development, Marketing, Social Media & more.
Analytical Decisions: A Great Place to Start

Analytical Decisions: A Great Place to Start

We live in a world overflowing with data. As a result company decisions no longer need to rely solely on the “gut” of the leaders, or opinions of the outspoken. The goal of this article is to discuss Analytical Decisions: A Great Place to Start. Thoughts will be...

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Customer Experience: It is Not Just About Satisfaction

Customer Experience: It is Not Just About Satisfaction

Customer Experience has grown beyond a customer’s satisfaction with your product or service. The best companies view Customer Experience as the end experience that a customer has with the company throughout the various touchpoints. The goal of this article is to...

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Strategy Planning: What Every Leader Should Know

Strategy Planning: What Every Leader Should Know

Whether you lead a team of a couple of people, a department with 25 people, a division with hundreds of employees, or an organization with thousands of individuals you are going to want to acquire some key skills when it comes to strategy. Having a formal...

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Operations Management

Operations Management

Why Dedicated Operations Management Is Essential Operations management is an element of every business, whether it is one person or 100,000 people. However, not every organization, especially small and/or growing ones, put sufficient effort and resources into managing...

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Business Coaching

Business Coaching

All About Business Coaching and Why It Benefits You How long has your company been in operation? Did you recently open your doors, or have you been at it for years? Are you seeing the success you envisioned when you first opened your doors? Do you know how to motivate...

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Marketing Management

Marketing Management

A Guide to Marketing Management and What It Means for Your Business When it comes to a company's market, it has a simple definition: A company's market includes the buyers and sellers in a region, which can be a city, a state, or an entire country. Markets, which sell...

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Management Consultant

Management Consultant

What To Expect From Your Management Consultant Most people in the business world have some sense of what a management consultant is. However, far fewer people know exactly what impact and outcomes to expect from working with one. Management consulting can be a...

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Project Management

Project Management

Project management is a component of all work. Whether you are a small team casually collaborating or a large enterprise with a strong, formalized set of policies, project management is playing a role. It can boost your team to success through organization and focus...

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Small Business

Small Business

Keys To Finding Success in Small Business Running a small business is an attractive career path for many. However, there is no denying that it is challenging. Small business owners have to wear many different hats and overcome many obstacles to success. The difficult...

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Hire an interim coo

Hire an interim coo

When and How To Hire an Interim COO In many organizations, the chief operating officer is one of the most important executives in the c suite. He or she serves as the head of the business’s operations and, in many cases, acts as a second-in-command and surrogate for...

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Hire an interim cmo

Hire an interim cmo

How To Hire an Interim CMO You work hard for your business. Naturally, you want it to thrive. It may be tempting to try to handle everything yourself so that you maintain control, but this can be a recipe for disaster. This is especially true when it comes to your...

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The Evolution of the Chief Operating Officer

The Evolution of the Chief Operating Officer

The chief operating officer is one of the key members of the C-suite in many organizations. In addition to overseeing the operations of the organization, he or she may also be the second-in-command to the CEO. For a long time, this position has played a key role in...

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The Evolution of the Chief Marketing Officer

The Evolution of the Chief Marketing Officer

Who could forget when IHOP changed its name to IHOb last summer, a move that had people talking and creating memes for weeks afterward? What about when SpaceX took the Tesla Roadster into space? You might even remember when Coca-Cola named K-pop group BTS as its new...

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Fractional Chief Operating Officer

Fractional Chief Operating Officer

Advance Your Growing Business With a Fractional Chief Operating Officer Running a growing business is an exciting and fulfilling experience. However, it is not without its challenges. One of the most common is deciding when to create new positions. For example, your...

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Fractional Chief Marketing Officers

Fractional Chief Marketing Officers

Fractional Chief Marketing Officers: Is Hiring One the Right Move for Your Company's Bottom Line? What's up next for your company? Are you launching a new product or merging with another business and in need of some rebranding to fit the new deal? Maybe you just need...

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