Published: October 17, 2017, 2:38 am
4 SEO Mistakes You Don’t Have to Make
Ryan Stewart’s new SEO office in San Francisco is teaching people about the importance of SEO. However, it is not the only SEO office that is doing so.
For the uninitiated, SEO stands for “search engine optimization,” and it refers to practices that help you make the most of the search algorithms that allow users to find your website.
Content marketing has reached a milestone, thanks to the evolution of SEO. With more than 2 trillion Google searches happening every year, SEO is needed now more than ever so (Read more...
Published: October 16, 2017, 8:31 am
Should Your Small Business File Bankruptcy?
If cash flow is low and you’re struggling to make ends meet, you’ve probably considered bankruptcy. Although the notion sounds scary and like it might spell the end for your small business, that’s not always the case. Understanding the fundamentals of bankruptcy and knowing how and when to file for your small business can help you through a difficult time. As a matter of fact, it can get you back on the road to success.
At its most basic level, bankruptcy helps you gain control of your finances when your assets (Read more...
Published: October 16, 2017, 8:28 am
Project Management Apprenticeships Change the Face of that Career
Twenty years ago, project management was almost exclusively a career in the construction and IT industries. Today, however, project management is a fundamental part of all organizations, as most businesses have adopted a project-centric business model.
Businesses have seen rapid change in many areas of the workplace over the past 20 years, not least the digital revolution and the impact of social media. These affect all areas of business. Further, these changes look set to continue for the foreseeable future. Yet even with these significant changes, some career opportunities remain fundamentally (Read more...
Published: October 16, 2017, 8:25 am
The Benefits to Your Business of Doing Things in House
One of the things you hear all the time is that this is a “gig economy.” What that means is that there are many people who freelance, refusing to limit their skills to one employer, instead hiring themselves out on a per-job basis. This means that business owners often need to hire these freelancers to do some work for them, outsourcing work that can’t be performed in house.
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Yet there are disadvantages in relying on (Read more...
Published: October 13, 2017, 2:50 am
Need Employee Training ASAP? Why Online Training Is the Best Solution
You rarely find something of great quality that’s also cheap. The same principle applies to hiring a workforce. While hiring trained professionals might a little too pricey for you, a good alternative would be hiring people and training them yourself. Moreover, it might not be a matter of giving them basic training but one of furthering their existing training.
Either way, if you want your employees to do a good job, it seems like you’ll have to pull out your wallet. There are more ways to train personnel, however (Read more...
Published: October 13, 2017, 2:46 am
The Best Ways to Build an Effective Mattress-Selling Website
In this post, we will be looking at some of the best ways to build an effective mattress-selling website.
The last few years have witnessed a major change in shopping trends. That is, many people these days prefer to purchase most, if not all, of what they want and need online, and that includes mattresses.
Therefore, taking your mattress-selling business online is in the best interests of both your customers and your business.
However, there is a lot that goes into developing a business website. That’s because website development is (Read more...
Published: October 13, 2017, 2:44 am
How to Increase Sales on Your Website in 4 Simple Steps
With a great website, you can sell your products to people in every corner of the world.
However, there’s more to it than just setting up your online store and letting it sit there. People’s buying habits are constantly changing, and there are some important things you can do to boost sales. Read on to find out more.
1. Product Reviews
Online product reviews, along with personal recommendations, influence the purchasing decisions of 88% of consumers. Websites that have positive online reviews from customers get far (Read more...
Published: October 13, 2017, 2:43 am
Why an Online Mattress Business Is the Right Business for You
It might surprise you to know that an online mattress business is one of the up-and-coming business models right now.
People are choosing to purchase more and more of what they want and need online, including mattresses. People love being able to purchase anything they want or need from the comfort of their own homes. Entrepreneurs, always on the lookout for new opportunities, stand to benefit from these digital trends, too, because they can make their products and services available to millions of people everywhere.
Beyond these obvious points (Read more...
Published: October 13, 2017, 2:39 am
How Benchmarking Can Help Your Organization Crush the Competition
How good of a driver are you? If you make your own espresso at home, how would you rate yourself? If you play basketball, how good are you at free throws? What these assessments have in common is that they rely on your generally having formed an opinion about your abilities based on comparing them with somebody else’s. They’re examples of informal benchmarking.
The only real way to know the quality of your free throwing, for example, is by sizing up the competition (hopefully it’s not Shaquille O’Neal) and then (Read more...
Published: October 13, 2017, 2:37 am
6 Innovative Apps for Buying and Selling Used Products
Thrift store shopping and antique shop hunting is always fun. But sometimes, you just don’t feel like going out. Thanks to the continual growth of e-commerce and some innovative entrepreneurs, there’s a way to do both!
Instead of heading out to your local second-hand store, download one (or all) of these online discount shopping apps and shop for gently used luxury items, neat gadgets, cool accessories, or whatever else you have your heart set on.
And if shopping is not exactly your thing, you could clear out your garage with one (Read more...