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November 7, 2019

To be viable as a business, you need to make enough sales. In fact, whether it's physical products or services that you are offering, this is the principal aim for most companies. Why, then, do so many fail to meet their sales targets? Well, it is often because they are not using the best ways to boost their sales. Something that you can read about in the article here. … Read More »

Business

November 6, 2019 by Willy Beamen

The online market has significantly grown over the past couple of years. Consumers prefer to shop online because it's a more convenient method after all. Despite the fact that the market is crowded and competitive, many stores are successful. What's more, many entrepreneurs want to partake in this kind of businesses and they want in fast, which is why the dropshipping model became so widely popular. Moreover, dropshipping is an ideal model for beginner entrepreneurs. That being said, here are a few ways to start your dropshipping business. … Read More »

Business

November 5, 2019 by Lesley Haught

Big or small, brand building is vital to making any business a success. Branding for a small business is that much tougher. Your big brothers can spend millions on publicity and you cannot.Disheartened? Don’t be. Here are 10 tips for small business branding that will surely give your brand a big push towards success. … Read More »

People Skills

November 4, 2019 by Adam Reynolds

Of all the factors that determine the job satisfaction of employees, leadership is the one that can most easily be controlled by the managers. As the leaders of their teams, managers are expected by the other team members to provide direction and the guidance required to achieve the organisational goals. Since the manner in which leaders manage their team members determines how effectively they perform their tasks, you need to have the right people skills to inspire confidence in those that look up to you. This article lists 12 skills that you will need to gain and constantly improve on if you want to be an effective manager of your team. … Read More »

People Skills

November 3, 2019 by Jake Waller

Any manager worth their salt will know that their business aims are best served with a team of happy, productive employees. The link between employee satisfaction and business success has been made abundantly clear through several studies; It’s therefore in the interest of managers, especially those at small businesses, where every team member counts, to ensure their staff enjoy their jobs. And a key factor in that enjoyment is empowerment. … Read More »

Career Development

November 1, 2019 by Elise JobDiva

A good resume is your key to getting your foot in the door. A poorly written resume can mean that your application is discarded even though you may be the best candidate for the job. Professional resume writing services can help and if you're not sure what they are and what they do then this article explains their services. … Read More »

Office Management

November 1, 2019 by Ryan Engstrom

Did you know that the presence of plants can increase your productivity? A 2010 study showed significant reductions in reported anxiety, fatigue, hostility and other negative emotions all too familiar during the workweek. Another study indicated that one houseplant per meter of space was enough to boost productivity by an average of 15% while improving memory retention and test scores. And even if you don’t believe in their stress-reducing and productivity-boosting benefits, there is no debating their beauty when placed around the office. Here are four that make great choices and aren’t too difficult to maintain. … Read More »

Business

November 1, 2019

Developing your business is about fine-tuning the inadequate components. You may find that you're wasting money a lot, and then if you start to constrict certain aspects of your spending, you may find that the business struggles overall. When it comes to business finances, we can struggle to make the right investments. This is especially true when so many components of the business need altering or improving. This means that you've got to make your business finances go further. But what do the ways to do this without constricting your business? … Read More »

Business

November 1, 2019

Data breaches seem to be in the news all the time at the moment. For businesses, this means that finding ways to keep their IT systems secure is crucial to prevent their company information and customer data falling into the wrong hands. The impact of a data breach can have far-reaching consequences for businesses. This includes negative publicity, damage to their reputation, disgruntled customers, and even a hefty fine to boot. The effects associated with falling victim to a cyber-attack demonstrate how important it is for companies to take cybersecurity seriously, and make it a priority for their business. … Read More »

Office Management

October 31, 2019

Employee scheduling is one of the most critical business operations. Even if you run a small business with a limited workforce, you still cannot ignore schedules. In fact, you need to schedule your staff effectively and efficiently if you want to get the work done. A fair and proper schedule creates order and flow in operations, minimizes conflicts and ensures the smooth running of the business. Hence, you must make sure that you have a proper employee scheduling system in place, irrespective of the size of your business. Here are some smart and effective workforce scheduling tips for small businesses. … Read More »

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