2016 should be a great year for entrepreneurs. Modern technology has given more opportunities to the little guy, allowing small businesses to develop low-cost, high-quality products and services. With the power of social media and the internet, your business has the potential to reach markets across the world as long as you take it in the direction the winds are blowing. Here are some trends you should be following in 2016.
First and foremost, the millennial generation is reinventing the way businesses operate. They demand comprehensive leadership and opportunities for growth in every position, and they value transparency, collaboration, and great work-life balance. These workplace trends are vital to follow. After all, the millennial generation is no longer the future of the American workforce; they’re the present. In addition to incorporating millennial values into your workplace culture, you’ll also need to push for a strong web presence, if you haven’t already. Websites like Wix and Squarespace allow anyone to build clean, professional websites in a snap, so there’s no longer an excuse for a small business to not be online. That means a social media presence, content marketing, and an eCommerce site! Take a look at the link below to see what other trends you need to be following in 2016!
Read the full article here: The Top 6 Small-Business Trends on the Rise