Use Shipping Containers For Cost-effective Business Events

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Hosting business events can be a huge boon for your business. It attracts customers and clients and is a great advertising tool. But finding the space to run your events can be expensive and time-consuming. What’s more, if you run events regularly you might be getting tired of trying to find places to run them, or feel that venue costs ... Read More »

4 Simple Ways To Promote Your New Brand

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If you’ve recently launched a new brand, you will have a lot of things to think about. Firstly, you’ll want to make it as recognizable as possible. That often means selecting appropriate fonts and color schemes. If you need information on the best ways of doing that, there are lots of articles floating around online. Secondly, it will make sense ... Read More »

6 ways to reduce expenses and improve your IT infrastructure

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In today’s economy, it makes sense to try and reduce business expenses. But reducing expenses shouldn’t mean that your IT infrastructure has to suffer!  Here are six ways you can reduce your IT expenses while actually improving the quality of your IT infrastructure. Use cloud storage as part of your disaster recovery plan The benefits of using the cloud are ... Read More »

Seating Tips in Professional Settings

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When organizing presentations, brainstorming sessions, and even business lunches, your seating choice probably isn’t at the top of your list of concerns. However, where you sit in professional settings carries a lot more weight than you might realize—especially when you’re running your own business. Read on to learn where best to sit in different business situations in order to facilitate ... Read More »

The Benefits of IT Asset Management

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IT services are commonplace. They’re everywhere, in fact – but you still might not be a technological genius. In fact, millions of us still aren’t great with computers. That’s a real problem for the people who don’t know a keyboard from a trackpad. If you aren’t comfortable with IT, you face the world leaving you behind. It’s difficult to do ... Read More »

Need Inspiration? 5 Easy Startup Ideas

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Link to image Starting a business is a tough game. You need to capture the moment and tap into an emerging or stable market if you are going to make any money at all. Keeping your finger to the pulse and knowing what a safe investment is, is key when starting up. You need to make sure that your idea ... Read More »

How To Promote Your Business And Win More Clients

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Regardless of which marketplace your company exists within, you’ll have to think long and hard about promotion if you want to win more clients. Unless you’re selling a completely unique service, there will be lots of competition around that could cause serious issues. That is especially the case when you’re trying to make an adequate profit. For that reason, we’ve ... Read More »

Start Ups and SEO: How to Market on a Budget

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SEO can be a problematic endeavour for a fledgling company. For many, they believe that they need a never ending sum of money to pay for SEO. Many start-ups are aware that SEO can help them in the online marketplace. Business owners know that the key to success often lies within online marketing endeavours. But, many do not understand how ... Read More »

5 Vital Reasons To Hire A Graphic Designer

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Link to image Every company in the world will need design from time to time. If you just need a one-off design, then you might look online to outsource the project. Attempting to survive as a design heavy company without a graphic designer is the worst thing you can do. Of all the staff you have to hire, a graphic ... Read More »

Amazing Startup Business Ideas For 2015

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Credit here If you’re looking to start a new business next year, now is the best time to research and plan. While you’ll need to think about funding, that isn’t your main concern at the moment. You need to come up with a brilliant idea that has the potential to yield significant profits. Contrary to popular belief, this does not ... Read More »

Startup Business Suggestions For People Who Hate Working Outside

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Credit here If you’re looking to start a new business this year, you’ll have to think long and hard about the industry you plan to enter. Presuming you’ve been a builder or had outdoor jobs all your life, it will make a nice change to spend your days in the comfort of an office. Considering that, we’re going to list ... Read More »

6 Tips for Managing Your Best Business Assets: Employees

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Image credit – Calita Kabir (Flickr)   Your employees play a large part in the success or failure of your business — and it’s up to you to motivate them to give their best efforts. These six tips will help you to succeed with managing your employees. These tips were compiled by a retail store manager with extensive experience incorporating ... Read More »