Published: July 31, 2017, 10:58 pm
6 Key Characteristics of a Successful Business
Everyone who starts a company wants it to be a successful business. Unfortunately, however, less than half of those who start a business actually succeed.
Is there a secret to how some businesses are more successful than others? Is there something you could be doing now that could help your company to flourish? There are many reasons why a company succeeds or fails, but there are some key characteristics of successful companies that you can apply to put your business on the right path.
1. Masterful Leadership
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Published: July 30, 2017, 10:26 pm
Reseller Hosting: Understand Your Customers and Pick the Right Plan
A thorough market analysis at the start of a venture lays the foundation of a successful business, and a reseller hosting business is no exception to this rule. To explain, a reseller host purchases hosting services from a larger host, then sells them to customers, hopefully for a profit.
If you are looking to venture into the reseller hosting business, you need to understand the needs and requirements of your hosting customers. Only then can you decide which web hosting reseller package is right for your business.
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Published: July 30, 2017, 10:25 pm
How to Plan a Thrilling Trip to Thailand with Friends
Once you have your business up and running, give your mind and your body a break by taking a trip to Thailand. A vacation in Thailand is one of the most exciting things you could ever do, especially if you go with friends.
Do you know you can book cheap airline tickets to Bangkok if you purchase them one or two months beforehand?
Then after you’ve purchased your tickets and booked your hotel, how will you know which places to visit? Here is a short list of some must-visit places (Read more...
Published: July 30, 2017, 10:24 pm
How to Budget for Your First Home
You’ve got your startup off the ground and you’re feeling pretty good about things. As a matter of fact, your business is doing so well that you’re ready to embark on the grand adventure that is owning your first home, right?
Not without a budget, you aren’t. It will be all too easy to get swept up in the excitement of renovated kitchens, picturesque yards, and master suites with hot tubs once you start touring potential properties. That’s why you need to sit down and set some financial limits for yourself (Read more...
Published: July 28, 2017, 12:01 am
Why You Should Hire a Jazz Band for Your Next Corporate Event
Whether you’re planning a product launch party, a milestone celebration, or a farewell dinner for your CEO, you should hire a jazz band. That’s because, in addition to food, your guests will be expecting high-class musical entertainment.
In the context of a corporate party, music needs to do more than entertain guests. It should also create an environment that encourages socializing, networking, and bonding. However, the type of music you provide will determine the quality of interactions your guests experience.
If your music is loud, your guests will (Read more...
Published: July 28, 2017, 12:00 am
“Get Rid of the Crappy Stuff” and Modernize Your Business
Steve Jobs is widely considered to have been one of the most transformational innovators of the 20th and 21st centuries. His products single-handedly changed the world—and have continued to do so after his passing. So when someone tells you a Steve Jobs story, you listen.
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Get Rid of the Crappy Stuff
When Mark Parker became CEO of Nike in 2006, most would have assumed he had “made it.” Even Parker himself felt some sense of gratification knowing that (Read more...
Published: July 27, 2017, 11:50 pm
7 Simple Tips for Attention-Grabbing Headlines
If you do any sort of web writing at all, you have written your share of headlines. You also know firsthand how much time and effort goes into your pieces. We know the first step is creating online content that will generate real traffic and backlinks to your site.
What you may or may not give much thought to, though, is how many people will actually read what you’ve gone to all that trouble to write! The key to this puzzle lies in your headline.
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Published: July 27, 2017, 11:45 pm
Is Your Company’s Online Social Media Presence Letting You Down?
Social media marketing seems like such a simple thing. You write a descriptive paragraph about your company, post it on your social media sites and check in occasionally, right? Well, it’s a start. But if you that’s all you do, you’re really missing out on everything a great social media presence can do for your company. What can you do? Follow these five tips.
1. Brand Consistency Reigns with Social Media
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Published: July 27, 2017, 5:02 pm
Starting your own healthcare service isn’t an easy feat. Many challenges await and much stress is involved. Even when your healthcare service has started, more stress will grow and more challenges will need to be completed to make it a success. If, however, you’re still up to the task, have a look at some of the steps you’ll need to take to start your own healthcare service.
Ensure You’re Qualified and Fully Regulated
Whether you’re starting a homecare service for the elderly or you’re looking to start your own healthcare practice, ensuring you’re fully qualified and regulated are (Read more...
Published: July 27, 2017, 6:05 am
Freight Bill Factoring Can Keep Your Fleet Running
Freight bill factoring can help freight and trucking companies to manage the intensive cash expenditures of their day-to-day operations.
The nature of the transport industry is such that customers pay for services rendered only after they have received the goods. Oftentimes, the customer will take weeks or even months to address the invoice and pay the balance owing. In many cases, this causes stress on cash flow management that can hinder operational efficiency. Trucking companies that are affected by these factors can benefit enormously from receiving advance funding on account receivables.
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