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5 Essentials of SEO for NZ Business in 2012 and Beyond

As we approach the end of 2012, many businesses are looking at their digital strategy – what worked, what didn’t, and what they can change going into 2013. Related Posts Search Engine Optimisation: A Client Question Answered 6 years ago This article was inspired by a query from a client who just started with our […]

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Government funding for businesses

Two new government schemes designed to improve access to funding for SMEs should help small businesses to grow. Related Posts Small Business Loans An Overview 8 years ago A business can be large or small depending on factors like capital invested, the number of people, quantity produced and… Why small business is fed up with […]

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10 Ways to give your Marketing a Lift

Yesterday I participated in a discussion on LinkedIn. It was started by Chris Barton , an entrepreneur from Sydney. Chris posed a question: “I am interested in discovering what is the greatest obstacle to success for small business owners. Related Posts New Zealand and Australian businesses give up on social media 6 years ago Its […]

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7 TIPS to Kick-start Social Media in Your Business

If the term ‘Social Media’ is relatively new to you, then you may have not yet pondered the benefits of promoting your business by using this media. Related Posts What are the Worst Social Media Practices 8 years ago Some say failure with social media is a sort of “rite of passage”…. but why not […]

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Being Performance-Managed Out To Pasture

It seems performance regimes are being misused in order to bypass age discrimination laws and to put the ‘oldies’ out to pasture. Under the Human Rights Act 1993, it is unlawful to discriminate on the basis of age. Related Posts HR Procedures and Processes for Small Businesses 8 years ago Small businesses sometimes make the […]

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Using Customer Loyalty Cards for Home Business Owners

There are a lot of ways that small business owners can encourage repeat business and still offer benefits to their customers. A direct sales business thrives and grows because of referrals from existing customers and the networking done by the business owner. Related Posts How to Reduce Credit Card Debt 8 years ago Credit card […]

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Life insurance for business starters

When starting a business there are a thousand and one things to think about. How to finance the start-up costs, where to locate the premises if there are to be any, how to go about employing people, setting up tax codes – the list goes on and on Related Posts Why Systems Focused Owners are […]

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Want to strengthen your business with some business transformation tips?

Business transformation needn’t be a process that’s restricted to the big corporations. In my experience, as an accountant and business coach, one of the biggest challenges that most small business owners face is how they cope with the demands of doing everything. Related Posts Top Tips for Measuring Performance in Your Business 6 years ago […]

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Four Best Money Tips for Christmas

Every Christmas it’s the same story for many families; not enough money to go around, overspending and an aftermath of too much debt, stress and depression. Related Posts Women and Money 6 years ago It is a fact of life that women face a higher level of financial risk during their lifetime than men. There […]

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Reliance on the technology for business transactions and data maintenance is turning into a curse for small-and-medium sized businesses, as indicated by a research conducted by Hewlett-Packard. According to the research 70% of these businesses had to be shut down within a year due to Data Loss.

Beware of Human Error!

Reliance on the technology for business transactions and data maintenance is turning into a curse for small-and-medium sized businesses, as indicated by a research conducted by Hewlett-Packard. According to the research 70% of these businesses had to be shut down within a year due to Data Loss. Related Posts 11 Surprising facts about Data Loss! […]

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I am not going to chase you to give you business!

No matter who you talk to out there it appears that many businesses are still finding the going tough. Having to work that much harder to secure clients and then, to keep them. Related Posts New Zealand and Australian businesses give up on social media 6 years ago Its bloody hard work and in most […]

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Increasing Sales Productivity through CRM

Most companies these days are familiar with the value of a CRM system in relation to storing relevant client data and details, but there are other functions of CRM that people are less aware of. For example, an effectively functioning CRM system can be used to generate sales and increase staff productivity. Related Posts Social […]

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10 Ways to Increase Productivity With Zero Capital

There are many ways for business to increase productivity without investing in new systems or tools. All you need is objectivity and a flexible mindset. Related Posts Three Ways To Increase Sales 6 years ago Imagine you are participating in a reality show. You are going on a blind date for the first time. The […]

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