When you first start a business, you’re often really excited about the business idea itself. So, you focus on getting it up and running. But, when it comes to making things work, one of the most important things of all is that you need to find out what will bring you success. These three things […]
Some of my friends seem to think that because I’m a modern woman I’m free to work every waking hour, without any commitments to my family or around the home.
Like the changing of the guard, every business will have certain moments that come around once but every 5 years or so. A mass hiring or new employees can happen less than every 5 years but this is due to your growth, expansion to new territories and possibly recovering from an economic shock.
There’s a lot of talk about how much shopping is done online these days, but the truth is that the majority is still carried out “in real life.” And there’s more good news if you’re a store owner, too — while internet shopping is most definitely here to stay, people are making a slow return […]
Back in the eighties a British politician infamously told the nation’s unemployed to “Get On Yer Bike” and look for work rather than relying on state handouts. It was harsh and a lot of people didn’t like it, but at least it kind of stuck.
We work hard to provide for our families and to ensure that we ourselves are fulfilled in our careers. We do all that we can to stay on top of current trends within our business and keep our skills polished to ensure that we can deliver to the best of our abilities every single day.
Boosting sales is the golden egg when it comes to running your own business. It’s not easy and for many small business owners it doesn’t come particularly naturally, but if you can find some time to focus in on some specific sales-boosting activities, it’s going to pay off.
Technology has transformed the way business people operate for sure, and that applies not just to the billion dollar enterprises and the global corporations but all the way down the food chain to the smallest independent set-ups.
Every business needs a dedicated team in order to operate effectively. Of course, employees are people, and people have their limits. That’s why it’s so important to keep your workers in good physical and mental shape if you want your company to work well. Are you doing enough to ensure your staff members are healthy? […]
How long is a piece of string? When we have a duty of care to our employees, it can be almost as much as we want to take on. As such, we can have a very arms-length approach to looking after our employees, or we can be so caring that we are too caring. How […]