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When the economy took a downward turn, many people decided to set up their own business in a bid to earn a living. This resulted in multiple microbusinesses, meaning that if you have recently started a company you’ll need to work hard to fend off the competition and stand out from the crowd – but fear not, it’s perfectly doable even with a small budget.
Of course, money is often an issue if you’re just getting off the ground, but with excellent value flyer printing from Helloprint Read more [...]
As technological advances make it easier and companies become more flexible in order to attract and accommodate workers, more and more employees are working from home or other remote locations than ever before. This raises a question that is being asked by a growing number of people nationwide: Are injuries incurred while telecommuting eligible for workers’ compensation, aka workers’ comp?
Telecommuters will be relieved to know that in most cases, injuries sustained stemming Read more [...]
With huge chains pushing little ones out of competition, it’s time to fight back. Most people certainly don’t want to go to Starbucks – especially if they’re looking for a good coffee – but there often aren’t many other options in prime retail areas. However, you can storm in there with your speciality teas and freshly ground coffee – here’s how:
Don’t Be Afraid of The Competition
You have competition. But that doesn’t mean that you should be intimidated. Often, being a Read more [...]
Although some companies are able to extend their activity organically by acquiring new customers through a natural process, most businesses face significant expansion issues that can only be solved with strategic planning, which revolves around creating a strategic profile.
Since the main role of a strategic profile is to define a company's activity, organizational concepts and competitive posture in a specific market segment, it focuses on relative performance across the most important competitive Read more [...]
The wise leader knows that while employees can be partially motivated by their salary and benefits package, the best employees will seek out a workplace that finds additional unique ways to motivate them. Once the right method of motivation is discovered, it’s time to find ways to maximize the motivational rewards.
Keep the Lines of Communication Open
The best way to know if employees continue to be motivated and inspired is to frequently follow up with them. This can be informal, such as Read more [...]
Businesses have different goals and missions, depending upon their size and what they do. But, no matter what business you’re in, there’s one goal you’re likely to have in common with every other business: to keep your workplace safe and secure. This task can be easier for some business owners than others. Nevertheless, it’s just as important for a two-person office-based business to be safe and secure as it is for a 100-person warehouse operation. Two-way radios are an excellent tool that Read more [...]
Earlier this spring, the news regarding the making and the 2014 official release of the fourth film from the Jurassic Park franchise inflamed fans and critics alike, especially since Universal announced that the screenplay writer and director was Colin Trevorrow, a newbie in the business, with a rather unimpressive portfolio. The world split then in two sides, one driven by the nineties nostalgia, when big ferocious monsters were cinema’s pets and people needed a good scare and thus asking for Read more [...]
With a quick, smart, and catchy name you can make your business a household name; but beware, you can have all the hopes in the world that it will become popular but if you have chosen the wrong name, you could end up spending much more money than you are making just to get people to remember exactly what it is you do.
Creating The Best Name: Make It A Good One!
Coming up with the right name for your business is one of the most, if that the most, important choices you will make for your business; Read more [...]
It is true for every individual that for living a stress free life it is necessary to know the right tricks of finance management. Until and unless a person knows how to handle his finance, it will always be difficult for him to keep himself away from botherations related to finance. Knowing the right ways of managing finance is of immense importance. Following certain systematic methods will help you to attain this objective.
If you are not familiar with the tricks of managing your finance, you Read more [...]
The evolution of the concept of division of labor can be traced back to the introduction of the factory system during industrial revolution in the 18th century. Since then, the concept of division of labor has become really popular because it is seen to produce better result. Division of labor implies that instead of a single person performing all the tasks, different people specialize in different tasks which yield better and faster result. This concept has become an integral part of our daily life Read more [...]