Member Since 2013
Adscend Media LLC
Austin, Texas Area
Fehzan Ali is the co-founder and Chair of the Board at Adscend. As Chair of the Board, Fehzan is responsible for driving the high level strategic vision of the company. He is an industry thought leader, providing editorial content about ad-based solutions through interviews, articles, and other strategic opportunities. Today, Fehzan is taking some time off to explore various industries and determine where to make his next impact.
After the Covid-19 pandemic hit and lockdown was in full swing, many businesses were forced to figure out how to run their operations remotely in order to stay afloat. Although business is regaining a sense of normalcy now, many job applicants continue to look for hybrid work environments when seeking potential job opportunities.
Companies with a 5-star rating have earned their stellar reputation by delivering a superior product or service and following best practices for customer service.
One of your most basic responsibilities as a leader is to provide your team with constructive feedback. Without feedback, employees don’t have a solid direction for moving forward, which can result in repeat mistakes and even low morale.
Members of Young Entrepreneur Council share their insights on what it takes to stay happy as a business owner.
Continuous innovation is important for the growth of any business. All innovation ultimately begins as a simple idea, but bringing that idea to life requires thoughtful and effective experimentation to reach a larger goal.
Small habits and practices might be contributing to burnout without you even realizing it.
When you're starting a new business, it can be easy to get lost in the excitement. Instead of carefully planning next steps, you may end up taking shortcuts or rushing to advance, which can ultimately have a lasting negative impact.
When you're starting a new business, there are a lot of priorities to juggle and a lot of learning curves to overcome. Maybe you're great at marketing, but need to work on your finance skills. Maybe you have enough capital but aren't sure where to begin with production.
No matter your current role, when work gets to be too stressful or monotonous you may begin to daydream about moving on to bigger and better things—things that you're in charge of. The thought of starting a new chapter of your life where you call all the shots can be thrilling, but the reality of making such a move isn't always what you dreamed of.
The beginning of January is ripe with new possibilities. "New Year's resolution" season is the perfect time for companies to reassess their business vision and set concrete goals for the upcoming year.
Are there specific traits of great managers, personal qualities that are crucial to success in any managerial role? It seems that there are, and while some of these traits are innate, others can be learned. In this article, 13 professionals from Young Entrepreneur Council list a few of the most vital traits you should possess if you want to thrive in a managerial position.
Investing in employee training and development is a great retention tool to ensure continued growth within your company.
In a world wrought with societal and environmental issues, both millennials and Gen Z strive to ensure their work serves the greater good, whatever that may mean to them. Finding purpose in their work is an attractive goal for both generations, and it’s one many of them are unwilling to compromise on.
Opening a small business isn't easy, even when you have plenty of money to do it. Getting a small business off the ground with little to no budget is an even more challenging feat. However, with the right amount of passion and strategic planning, anything is possible.
As the leader of a growing business, you might be tempted to set your goals high and hold your employees to meeting them. You and your team likely have a ton of great ideas and are eager to pursue each of them, but aiming too high can actually be detrimental to your business's growth and success.
Long-term brand recognition and customer loyalty are common goals of almost every business. To create this kind of longevity, business owners will need to create brands that people like, remember and trust.
Today's consumers are more skeptical than ever. They crave authenticity and often demand it from the companies they buy from. Today's most successful B2B and B2C organizations across many industries have learned to meet this expectation head-on.
You don’t have to wait to start your journey toward success.
Chief operating officers (COOs) are important assets to every organization. This critical C-level role oversees the day-to-day administrative and operational functions of the business they serve, as well as manages departmental leaders under their areas of purview.
When you're looking for advice on how to manage certain parts of your business, it can be wise to seek an advisor to counsel you. However, hiring the wrong advisor can lead you down a long and frustrating path that could even result in losses for your business.
Few things are more terrifying -- or potentially destructive -- to a new startup than a major lawsuit. Here are 7 steps you can take to minimize the damage.
Entrepreneurship isn't easy, but it shouldn't be this hard either.
Adscend creates rewards-based ad solutions for apps and websites. We help you earn more, boost retention, and acquire users in 180+ countries. Founded in 2009, we’ve paid out over $50 million to our publishers, while never missing a payment. Our solutions include: Rewarded Ads: Whether they are stuck on a tough level, need an extra life, or just want to obtain premium features, Rewarded Ads gives users easy options to earn in-app or in-site items (e.g. watching a short video, downloading an app, completing a survey). Rewarded Ads have proven to boost retention, earnings, and user experience for apps and websites worldwide. Capable of generating $90 eCPMs, current Rewarded Ad solutions include Offer Wall, Rewarded Video, and Market Research. More info: http://adscendmedia.com/developers. Advertising/User Acquisition: We specialize in high-engagement advertising and user acquisition solutions that deliver strong results for web and mobile brands. Our performance-based solutions deliver nine million acquisitions per year and reach users in over 180 countries. More info: http://adscendmedia.com/advertisers.
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