The commercial beauty industry is big business, stuffed with giants it would be hard for a start-up to compete against (anyone fancy going up against L’Oreal?). However, it is also changing. People are seeing the benefits of organic, herbal beauty products, made with natural ingredients and without the nasty chemicals employed by many big companies.
There has never been a more important time for businesses to step up their cybersecurity measures. As technology continues to play a more integral role in every industry, we are also seeing a significant rise in cybercrime. Cybercriminals and hackers are taking advantage of the increased reliance on technology by targeting networks, applications, and systems […]
All businesses have problems to deal with over the course of their lifetime, and so it’s not necessarily a condemnation of your leadership to experience them! What you do when a challenge appears is much more a means to define yourself as a leader than having a problem in the first place, but of course, […]
It is time to face the music. Your business needs to create a social media page. Marketing is a huge part of the growth of your company. At the same time, social media plays a major role in the way marketing strategies have changed over the years. Marketing with social media is a requirement now […]
Sometimes businesses experience rapid growth and need to hire people quickly. Finding them, though, can be a massive challenge. People aren’t as available as you might imagine. And even if unemployment is high, you can often struggle to find the people you need for your operations. Workers might be in ample supply, but skills aren’t.
If you’re just starting up your own business, you’ll no doubt be filled with optimism, and you’ll be buoyed by dreams of success. And, while it is important to go in with a positive attitude, you should also ensure that you have a healthy dose of realism thrown in to make sure that you stay […]
If you’re living in the 21st century, then you’ll have a good idea of how important building and maintaining a sustainable business is. However, it can be difficult to do this when your business is already established. It’s not impossible, though; you just have to commit to making sustainable changes and you should find that […]
There are several reasons that your business should consider hiring a consultant. This might be an IT consulting firm; it could be a marketing consultant firm or a strategist. It is really about what your business needs in order to move forward.
If you have a small business that has shown some great growth since starting, then it is likely that it would also do well in other countries. Plus, it can be a good idea to be part of that market in different countries, before someone else gets there first. If you want to take your […]
Entrepreneurs, no matter what sector they operate in, can generally be defined by a handful of shared characteristics – being independent, optimistic, creative and fiercely ambitious. And while these are all vital ingredients to have the belief and tenacity needed to launch your own business, there are also some flip sides to possessing this mix […]