Published: September 20, 2017, 8:42 am
Find the Best Mobile Plan for Your Home-Based Business
When you are starting a home-based business there is sometimes little or no point in having a landline phone. However, the chances are that you will still need a good mobile plan for a phone to use for your business. Whether it is customer facing or something you use to keep in touch with colleagues or contractors, you will want the best deal you can get. And you’ll want one that includes calls and texts as well as mobile data.
Finding the Best Mobile Plan
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Published: September 19, 2017, 2:23 am
4 Ways to Become a More Disciplined Entrepreneur
There is no secret formula to entrepreneurial success. However, there are some common threads. One such thread is discipline. In order to achieve any sort of lasting success as an entrepreneur, you have to master the art of self-discipline and take control of your life.
The Noble Pursuit of Discipline
Discipline is a skill that has to be honed in every area of life. Whether it’s your personal or professional life, you have to find a way to keep yourself moving in a positive direction, regardless of what’s happening around you (Read more...
Published: September 19, 2017, 2:20 am
Move to Another City Painlessly—Even with a Home-Based Business
Have you ever had to pack up your things for a move to another city? If you answered yes to this question, then you know, at least, how to put all your valuables into labeled boxes so that nothing important gets lost.
Moving is never easy. However, things can really get complicated when you’re planning a move to another city and you own a home-based business. All the same, with a little planning and foresight, it doesn’t have to be a nightmare, even with a home-based business.
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Published: September 19, 2017, 2:03 am
Here’s How to Set up a B2B Reward Program for Your Business
Have you ever thought about setting up a B2B reward program for your business?
B2B (that’s business-to-business for the uninitiated) and B2C (business-to-consumer) businesses have different target audiences for the most part. Plus, they have different ways of operating. For one thing, B2B companies don’t usually consider their clients to be regular buyers. However, that’s not necessarily the case. Or at least, it doesn’t have to be that way.
The B2B environment has a lot to learn from the consumer-driven one. For example, one (Read more...
Published: September 19, 2017, 1:56 am
Absence Management: A Headache or a Remedy?
Most companies allow their employees to use a certain amount of leave time within a period of employment, and it’s up to management to calculate that time accurately. However, leave calculation is not always simple. Sometimes custom calculation rules and unusual leaves require a special approach. In this article, we’ll take a closer look at efficient methods of absence management.
Lack of management is bad…
Free time is one of the most important incentives for employees in any industry. To retain prospective employees, companies offer extra time off, flexible schedules and (Read more...
Published: September 18, 2017, 12:35 am
12 Ways Self-Acceptance Boosts Productivity and Profits
Self-acceptance and true, fulfilled happiness are things we all want in life. What’s more, they are bound to lead to more success in business. Let’s look at 12 ways to achieve that.
1. Go With Your Gut
In order to unlock happiness and self-acceptance within yourself, it’s crucial to first recognize the patterns and habits that keep you unhappy. Here’s a metaphor: How are you going to fix a leaky pipe if you don’t know where the hole is?
Improve morale and productivity within your employees by encouraging them to write down what (Read more...
Published: September 15, 2017, 12:21 am
B2B Payments Still Largely Driven by Paper Cheques
In a perfect digital world, any transaction involving paper cheques would seem out of place. Electronic payments would always be the number-one option. Forget about cash, cheques and all the troubles they come with.
But of course, the reality is far from perfection. And every business owner has a distinct definition of what the perfect payment system is for his or her business. For many, cheques are still the way to go.
The use of cheques can be seen across a variety of organization types. It has been that way for decades (Read more...
Published: September 15, 2017, 12:18 am
Making Dollars and Cents of Your Debt
New businesses and old businesses alike routinely require debt and lines of credit to maintain operations. That’s because one of the most important determinants of a business’s ability to succeed in the modern age is cash flow.
Simply put, cash flow is the money that is transferred into a business and the money that flows out of the business. It is a measure of a business’s liquidity. Businesses that struggle with cash flow invariably find themselves in a pickle. That’s when things like financing and credit availability become important.
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Published: September 14, 2017, 11:41 pm
4 Keys to Innovation That Will Lead You to Success
In today’s world innovation is a must. In these times of fierce competition, not only do business owners need to keep up, they need to stay ahead of the times.
New jobs, new products, and even new industries emerge almost daily. If you are wondering how you can make innovation a powerful component in your business, we offer here 4 critical keys.
1. Follow Your Own Path
Don’t be afraid to do things your own way. Be your own quirky self. Of course, you’ll want to (Read more...
Published: September 13, 2017, 2:16 am
4 Reasons to Pay Attention to Business Growth
When businesses make announcements about their quarterly or annual performance, one of the first things that people in business circles do is look at their business growth. That is, they compare their numbers with the previous quarter’s or year’s figures. Those with more analytical minds use data going back even further. That way they can gauge how quickly a business is growing.
Paying attention to business growth is a must, whether it is on your own company, a rival or a company you want to invest in. For reasons such (Read more...