There are many businesses in which sales tend to come in bursts followed by drops in activity, whether on a daily, weekly, monthly, or yearly scale. Shipping centers and mail service business, for example, are going to pick up around the holidays and slowdown in between. Most restaurants ride a similar roller coaster of highs and […]
Operating a business is not for the faint-hearted. Not only does running a business requires a lot of time, but there are also a lot of small moving parts that make up a whole business. One of these moving parts is marketing, and thanks to technology, you must also add digital marketing to the list.
Typically when a business is operating in what is referred to as a boring industry, it is also an industry that other businesses cannot do without. Good examples of these industries are accounting, law, insurance, information technology, etc. Small business owners in other industries may not be excited to be interacting with these business, but […]
A busy workplace is a fun environment, the fast paced atmosphere is contagious and the day speeds by as people focus on the job at hand. However, this type of working scene can also be susceptible to accidents and injuries, because of the pace tasks are being completed. Therefore, it’s important you take some time […]
Protect your customers and employees with good fire safety Poor fire safety can have big implications for your business. Make sure you comply with regulations by putting adequate fire safety measures in place.Fire safety is hugely important and failure to pay adequate attention to it can have disastrous and tragic consequences, both for your business […]
Starting your own business can be as exciting as it is overwhelming. It’s never as simple as launching a website and watching the orders come in. In fact, there are so many crucial components of your business that must be in place before you can even begin.
Your business quarters are very important for the overall running of your company. After all, it’s where you all work during the day. And it’s where you keep all your tech and paperwork. Therefore, you need to make sure it stays in good condition for the sake of your business. However, a lot of business […]
Thanks to the advances in technology, the world has transformed into a much smaller place. In 2017, there is hardly a task that is exclusive any longer. This might seem like a good thing, but it’s terrible news for entrepreneurs. Everyone that wants to start a business can, and the competition has increased as a […]
In the fast paced world of online sales and marketing, social media has been playing a greater and greater role among our daily lives. If you’re trying to grow your business, social media seems to be the option of choice and it has been working wonders for people. So what are the best tools to […]
The modern insurance industry sprung from trade between Europe and the new world in the late 1600s. All forms of insurance now benefit from hundreds of years of development, but in all cases insurance is a function of risk assessment. As insurers gain more experience with the types of risks they insure, they are better […]
We all have a dream. It could be big or small or fun or serious, we all have a dream. Perhaps it is to become a number one best-selling author. It could be to start a charity. Perhaps you always wanted to find a way to document the beautiful planet we live in. All of […]
It’s hard to overstate how risky starting a new business can be. First, we can look at the odds of success and unfortunately, they’re not good. Around 97 percent of new startups fail before they get through their first year. That means you need one incredible hook, unbeatable marketing or a solid business plan to […]