Posts Tagged“business”

Imagine operating an international business from the comfort of your home. You set your own working hours, your lunches can last as long as you want and you can enjoy time with your family without having to take the full day off from work. Within the working day, you get more accomplished on the clock than you would in a traditional office setting. Being in control of your day in this way, allows you to be happier and more productive in your working day. A virtual office can offer those who use these plans the freedom to work in their…

The industry analysis, webinars, management experts, and online research is telling you that your organization needs to be agile. In fact, the language is so persuasive that it almost feels that if you’re not embracing agile management – you’re many steps behind your competitors. You’ve started questioning how you and your teams are communicating, planning, and working. Now, we know that the agile management approach can and does work – but only when it’s introduced and implemented in the way that works for your unique organization. You don’t rush out and copy your competitor’s products so why would you rush…

Keeping up with innovations and changes in marketing is vital if you want to keep ahead of your competition. If you aren’t making the most of the newest marketing methods, it’s likely that very few people are seeing your ads. Here are six different ways you can keep your marketing strategy on the cutting edge. Go Mobile It may seem like everyone has a smartphone these days, and according to statistics, that’s not too far off. Many people from teens to senior citizens are using smartphones or tablets, so any marketing strategy that doesn’t include these devices is outdated. Make…

As your business grows you will need different tools to help manage it. These tools will depend on the type of business you own. Since you have an abundance of choices, you have to be selective about which ones will offer the most value for the money you spend. In order to make some good decisions on the tools your business might need, it’s important to clearly identify your business needs, learn how to use your tools closer to their full capacity, and avoid buying tools that turn out to be a poor purchase in the long run. Let’s take…

Social media has played a big part in the search marketing industry for many years but it’s a platform that not every business is confident using. It’s a common sight to see a company with social channels yet the last post they made was a long time ago and the channels only have a small following. Social media can massively benefit your business if you do it correctly, but if done the wrong way then it’s only going to reflect badly on your brand. There are 7 social media platforms that can be used to the advantage of many companies…

When I left school I didn’t have too many prospects and I sort of fell into a job which paid me alright, but never really made me happy. I genuinely thought that I’d be miserable for the rest of my life working in these types of jobs, and then I met up with an old school friend, Abhishek Gattani. Abhi began to tell me about how he was earning money online and actually making a living from doing it. I couldn’t resist asking him to show me how I too could earn money online and around 2 years ago I…

With the growing popularity of conventions and in person exhibits, creating the best possible convention booth is one of the best ways for you to promote yourself, your project, or your company. There are a few different ways that you can make sure that you are creating the best possible booth to catch the attention of all your potential customers. 1. Go For Visual Impact When people are walking through a convention center or an expo, they are going to stop at any booth that looks really interesting. This means that they are looking for the booths that stand out…

When you’re a cook, you understand how to make the food taste good and look appealing. When you are a waiter, you know how to make your diner feel at home. When you’re an accountant, you instinctively balance the books. These are all necessary elements of establishing a successful restaurant, and careful attention should be given to them. However, the design of the restaurant is just as important as all other issues; the customer isn’t just looking for great food at reasonable prices or good service. They want to have a memorable experience, and the design of the restaurant should…

Whenever a reseller is shipping controlled commodities across borders, they must also pay import taxes which can make up as much as 90% of the total cost of transfer. One specific type of tax, the value-added tax (VAT), can extend up to 25% of the goods’ total value. These are hefty sums to be paying out of pocket, and while many businesses write this off as a price to pay for doing business, it doesn’t need to be so. Did you know that if you retain ownership the equipment, you can retrieve many of these taxes back when partnering with…

People often spend a lot of time considering what they will wear and trying to guess the types of questions a job interviewer might ask. These are important things to prepare for, but they don’t go far enough. It’s equally important to take the time to understand the point of view of the hiring manager. Does the Candidate Truly Understand What the Job Entails? The fact that a candidate read and understands the job description won’t come off as overly impressive to the hiring manager. This is especially true when considering that the ability to research a company, its competition,…