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LivePlan Posts Written By Candice Landau

If You Want to Grow, Forecasting Is Your Best Friend
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If You Want to Grow, Forecasting Is Your Best Friend

Figuring out whether or not it’s a good time to grow comes down to planning strategically and taking the time to understand what you’ve done as well as and what your opportunities are. Learn more about growth in this interview with LivePlan CEO, Sabrina Parsons.

Should You Offer Equity Compensation to Employees?
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Should You Offer Equity Compensation to Employees?

In 2005, David Choe was invited to paint a number of murals at Facebook’s HQ in Palo Alto. At the time, Facebook wasn’t the goliath it is today and so, Choe was given a couple of options: he could have $60,000 in cash, or stock (equal to the equivalent amount of the cash back then). Choe… Read more »

8 Easy Ideas to Motivate Your Employees
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8 Easy Ideas to Motivate Your Employees

Your employees are the most important asset you have. Their successes (or failures) have a direct impact on your company’s future. The crazy thing? You have the ability to change your business by the way you interact with your employees. You can change their environment. You can offer perks. You can help build teams of people… Read more »

What Is Operating Margin? Metrics in a Minute
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What Is Operating Margin? Metrics in a Minute

Operating income is your company’s earnings before interest and tax expenses, also called EBIT. To calculate your operating income, just subtract your expenses (excluding taxes and interest) from your revenue.