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By: Laurie Bennett
Published: May 28, 2017, 1:10 am
Source: The On Demand Food Co., “Sprig” Shuts Down It is important to realize that just because you have a solid idea, and lots of capital behind you, sometimes things don’t go as planned. Here is an article about the on-demand food company Sprig, that despite it’s best efforts, closed down today. It just doesn’t seem to make a lot of sense. Despite it’s Best Efforts Sprig, the startup that makes and delivers its own food, is shutting down today, The Information reports. TechCrunch has since obtained a copy of the email (Read more...)

By: Bizop Team
Published: February 24, 2017, 10:14 pm
Storage Ideas for Space-Starved Startups   Business storage; the how, the where and the when. It is the key to efficient selling and stock control. The bigger the space, the more complicated it gets to keep track of everything. Regardless of your stock level during the startup phase, putting methods and systems into place early can most certainly help you be organized and efficient into the future. Here are a few ideas for you:   Cloud Based/Online Storage  The smartest start-ups get their cloud storage organized as one of their first jobs, and as a matter of priority. For security (Read more...)

By: Bizop Team
Published: February 24, 2017, 9:36 pm
How to Choose a Manager for Your Business Business is booming, orders are up, customers are happy, taking on more staff, happy days…. Yes? Hmmm… This is what I’ve always wanted.   Why am I feeling so stressed? I can’t do everything. I’ve always thought I was good with people. But if I am going to build this business — and that was always the plan — I haven’t got time to deal with all the issues my larger workforce is bringing to me. I could carry on as we are, save money on manager wages and not have to deal (Read more...)

By: Bizop Team
Published: February 17, 2017, 8:44 pm
10 Things You Should do to Market Your Business Online   Online advertising is slowly taking over more traditional forms of marketing. In the event you currently have little or no online presence, you will want to jump on the online train so you do not get left behind. Here are some easy steps you can take to boost your exposure and ultimately draw in more customers.   Figure Out Your Goals   Establishing a marketing plan can be difficult to do without knowing what it is you want to achieve. Your goals could be to increase sales, develop a (Read more...)

By: Laurie B
Published: February 16, 2017, 11:09 pm
How to Generate Great Leads for your Law Firm Like any other business, when running a law firm, there is always the same marketing question; what part of your campaign and spend is generating good, quality leads? Once any business can answer that, they can begin to improve their campaign and spend money in the right places – ones that improve the bottom line. Six months ago, a new website was launched in the medical negligence market (The Medical Negligence Experts). This is the first technology platform within that industry which sought to answer the question from paragraph 1. As (Read more...)

By: Bizop Team
Published: February 11, 2017, 2:07 am
Online Advertising for Small Businesses Gone are the days you had to go door-to-door to sell your product. There was a time when door-to-door selling was seen as the most effective way to sell products. Salesmen had to visit their prospective buyers individually. However, the growth of the internet has brought about a new dawn in advertising. There is no dearth of advertising options on the web. Today’s online advertising platforms allow you to set up highly targeted and cost effective campaigns to reach the right kinds of people. It’s no brainer that you need great content and captivating pictures (Read more...)

By: Bizop Team
Published: January 26, 2017, 3:47 am
Article by: Freedom Matters With the fireworks over and the hangovers subsided, resolution season is now officially in full swing. Each year, we take time to review our lives and decide which habits we hope to create or get rid of in order to live a more fulfilled life. We pledge to exercise more, eat better, save more, be more productive, be less stressed, wake up earlier, stop procrastinating, and just generally achieve more. We pledge to be happier. Unfortunately, life is complicated and come February or March, our new routines are often abandoned and forgotten. All of us are (Read more...)

By: Bizop Team
Published: January 26, 2017, 2:28 am
How to Become a Successful Solopreneur Perhaps the most sought after kind of freedom is business autonomy. More and more people are risking everything to go “solo.” I mean, who wouldn’t want to be their own boss? You set your own hours, enjoy all the profits, and most of all, there is no boss breathing down your neck all day. But of course, this is no mean feat. As a lone wolf, you lack the support and amity that comes along with being part of a team. Being short of an extra pair of hands to share the (Read more...)

By: Shayna Marks
Published: May 6, 2016, 4:00 pm
Video   Whole Foods Announces Earnings Growth Despite Lowering Prices This week, organic grocer Whole Foods announced better than expected quarterly earnings despite lowering prices. Facing growing competition and customer dissatisfaction, Whole Foods slashed prices and announced a more affordable line of stores called 365 by Whole Foods. Responding to customer and market demands have paid off for the grocer, proving that continued brand evolution is best executed by listening first.   Instagram Rolls Out Business Profiles with Contact Button, Maps, Etc. Earlier this year, Instagram announced that they were rolling out business profiles. A small group of beta (Read more...)