Monthly Archives: August 2014

From Start Up To Success – Making It To Ten Years In Business


In today’s modern society, it’s somewhat easy to be sceptical about businesses based on a ‘traditional’ business model. Everything’s about digital these days, after all. But that isn’t to say that we don’t need traditional businesses. For example, Paperstone, the office supplies company, are currently celebrating ten years in business. Selling paper, pens and all things ‘non-techy’ can be a ...

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The Importance of Window Displays and How to Get Them Right

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Does your business involves selling from a physical location, where you need to attract customers off the street? If so, you need to be giving some serious thought to your window displays. Your shopfront and the display in its window is the first impression that your potential customers get of you business. Much like someone buying a house, they aren’t ...

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Show Your Employees You Care with These Easy Methods


The happiness and health of your employees are paramount to the success of your business. Unhappy employees don’t work well, especially if they feel underappreciated. Employees who feel they aren’t being treated fairly will harbour resentment. This creates a bad atmosphere and depletes workplace morale. Showing your employees you care isn’t an effortless job, but it is something that you ...

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Why Back-Up Power Supplies are Crucial for Your Business

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The inter-connected worlds of business and commerce are challenging for start-up ventures, even as the economy continues to grow considerably. There are issues that are continuing to cloud the UK’s economic performance, however, including an increasingly precarious housing market and weak productivity figures. When you consider these factors alongside the pitfalls of an increasingly competitive market, there is a pressing ...

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7 Ways to Boost Your Business’s Productivity

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Your business is going well, and you’re making a profit, but there’s a nagging feeling in the back of your mind that you could be doing even better. While growth is something that every business strives for, it can be achieved by making your current work force more productive. Here are our 7 top tips to boosting your business’s efficiency. ...

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5 fascinating words that can do miracles at your negotiation


The key to success in business is to use words to master negotiations. Some negotiators employ intimidating strategies to win deals and others use body language and gestures to distract attention. While there are many useful strategies we can use to succeed, vocabulary is the simplest, most efficient way of making ourselves understood. Some words can work miracles in business ...

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