18 Infographics Every Smart Boss Has Bookmarked

As a business owner, you don’t always have extra time available in your day to spend reading lengthy, word-heavy industry articles or blog posts. If you fall into that group and are looking for a way to consume valuable information in less time, look through the infographics in this post. They are a lot more visual than your average blog post and a lot easier to quickly digest—and still packed full of helpful information and tips that you can use to improve your business.

1. How Colors Affect Conversions

92% of people say that the visual dimension is the #1 influencing factor affecting their purchasing decisions. Look through this infographic to learn how to use colors to impact the behavior and feelings of your customers.

How Colors Affect Conversion

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2. The Data Behind What Makes an Effective Sales Process

Companies that respond to potential customers within an hour of receiving an inquiry are 7 times more likely to have meaningful conversations with decision-makers than those who wait longer than one hour. This infographic offers a number of other data-backed recommendations that you can use to improve your sales process.


The Data Behind What Makes an Effective Sales Process
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3. Grow Your Business Using Content Marketing

If you want to connect with more current and prospective customers online, you need to invest in content marketing. This infographic provides helpful information on where to get started and what to focus on.

Grow Your Business Using Content Marketing 
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4. How To Retain Talented Gen X and Gen Y Employees

If you manage Gen X or Gen Y workers, you’ve probably realized that they require different attention than other workers in different age groups. This infographic will outline what you need to do in order to keep your Gen X and Gen Y workers happy.

How To Retain Top Employees

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5. Website Do’s and Dont’s

Your potential customers are probably visiting your website a lot more than you think. To ensure that they have a positive experience and that you make the right first impression, follow the recommendations outlined in the infographic below.

Website Dos and Donts

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6. The Year of The Social Small Business

Social media can be an extremely effective and valuable tool for small business owners. This infographic will show you how other small business owners are using social media, and will make the case for why you need to be using it for your own business.

Year of The Small Business

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7. The Evolution of Human Resources

This infographic is from us. It outlines the evolution of human resources and offers information that can help you stay ahead of the game when it comes to hiring, managing, and interacting with your employees.

The Evolution of Human Resources

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8. The Cost of Stress on Your Business

Work can be a stressful place for some people. An estimated 40% of workers say they are unproductive because of stress.  This infographic outlines the top 8 work stressors and presents solutions for them.

The Cost of Stress on Your Business

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9. The High Cost of New Hires

Hiring employees can be expensive. This infographic provides some useful data on the average amount of money businesses typically spend on hiring and training employees, and also outlines how turnover can contribute to the high costs associated with new employees.

The High Cost of New Hires

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10. What Does Time Mean to Small Business Owners?

Small business owners spend a lot of time on a lot of different tasks. This infographic outlines how small business owners typically spend their time, and presents a handful of time management tips.

What Does Time Mean to Small Business Owners?

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11. What is Bad Customer Service Costing Your Business?

Forty percent of customers say that improved interaction with service employees is the key factor that affects whether or not they will remain a customer or buy from a business again. This infographic presents more data on how bad customer service can negatively affect your business and what you can do to improve the customer service experience at your business.

Bad Customer Service

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12. Finding The Work-Life Balance

This is another infographic from us. According to research presented in it, around 83% of Americans are stressed out by their jobs. This infographic illustrates how a lack of work-life balance can affect how happy, productive, and loyal your employees are. It also presents a few solutions for creating more work-life balance.

Finding The Work-Life Balance

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13. What is Customer Loyalty and Why Is It Important?

According to research presented in this infographic, although 80% of business owners believe that they have effective customer service programs in place, a whopping 54% of their customers disagree. This infographic illustrates how customer loyalty can impact overall success at your business.

What is Customer Loyalty

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14. 22 Ways to Create Compelling Content

If you’re like many business owners, you may struggle from time to time with being able to decide what kind of information to share on your blog. This infographic can help. It offers over twenty ways to create compelling content to share with your online community of customers, prospective buyers, and friendly followers.

22 Ways to Create Compelling Content

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15. Why Cloud Is a Big Deal For Small Business

More and more businesses and people are moving the majority of their information to the cloud these days. This infographic will show you how you can leverage the cloud as a small business owner.

Why Cloud Is a Big Deal For Small Business

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16. The Evolution of Employee Scheduling

This is a final infographic from us. It outlines how employee scheduling has evolved over the years, and what business owners can be doing today to spend less time on it.

The Evolution of Employee Scheduling

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17. How To Design The Best Business Card

Despite how popular the internet and social media sites are, a lot of companies and individuals still benefit from having a stack of business cards at their disposal. This infographic will help you decide how to design your next batch.

How To Design The Best Business Card

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18. What’s Keeping Your Business From Succeeding?

No matter who their customers are, what their business is, or what industry they operate in, every business owner is ultimately concerned with the same thing: how to be successful. This infographic will help you understand what keeps businesses from succeeding.

Whats Keeping Your Business From Succeeding

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Do you have a favorite infographic that you’ve looked through recently? Share a link to it in our comments section below!

18 Infographics Every Smart Boss Has Bookmarked