Europe is a business friendly place and a lot of nations are vying for top dog. So, let’s take a look at the top countries for business in Europe. The top performer in Europe is also the the top performer internationally, for the seventh consecutive year they head the Index.
Employees are the backbone of your business. Without a productive, goal-oriented team, your business will struggle to grow and succeed. However, there are only so many hours in one day, and only so many hours your employees can devote to their job without getting burned out. Instead of requiring your employees to work longer hours, […]
The success of small businesses in recent years has been nothing short of a comeback story. Prior to the financial crisis of 2008, larger companies were driving mom and pop stores out of business. The financial crisis led to widespread unemployment, many people made the decision to go into business for themselves rather than rely […]
It’s a question that almost every business owner has had to think about at some point in their working careers. It’s not always easy to know whether you’re stifling the growth of your business. There are so many factors we could go into; such is the scale of the problem at hand. Whether you need […]
Andrew Dorko is the founder and CEO of Total Marketing Concepts, a 25,000 sqft call center located in Central Florida. His company uses the latest, custom technology for customer support and sales in over 15 verticals.
Quite often, even titanic store optimization efforts can’t guarantee you eCommerce success. Your website can be perfect in design, navigation, checkout process, etc. while your conversion rate may be close to zero! Why? Because of bad SEO.
If you run a website or any type of business online, then you know how key your conversion rate is to your success. Your conversion rate is the percentage of visitors that visit your page and end up converting. A conversion can be many different things. Email sign ups, sales, and ad clicks are examples […]
Whether you work in business, in a kitchen or on a shop floor, you will have come across the phrase ‘the customer is always right’. Now, there will be times when you don’t consider this to be strictly true. But, the important thing is that you remember it is a business philosophy. You may not […]
Although a business trip will generally involve a very full and tight agenda to really take advantage of your time away from your office, that being said, do not forget that you deserve a certain amount of balance between business and pleasure. When at home, we generally kick up our feet after a hard day’s […]
When your business makes a physical product, you need to source the materials to make it. How you do this and the materials you choose make a huge difference to the quality of your product. You should already know what level of quality and price point you’re going for with your product. It might be […]
Expenses. Every business has them, and it’s distressingly easy for them to stack up. And especially for small businesses, startups, and entrepreneurs, they can become a haunting concern. Most business owners struggle with finding effective ways to cut business expenses while still delivering a great quality product or service. We’re happy to say that not […]
As a business owner, you have a lot of responsibilities both in and out of the office. If you have sales personnel, drivers or employees who use a company car for business purposes, you know how important safe driving can be. It can cut down on insurance expenses and reduce the money you would have […]