People in the business world make lots of mistakes when launching and growing their operations. In most instances, the only way to improve is to learn from the error. That should mean you don’t repeat it in the future. That said, there’s no harm in getting some advice from the experts. Today, we’re going to […]
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Every customer is important, but there’s no doubt that some clients are more valuable than others. Subsequently, going the extra mile for those integral people is something that should sit at the top of every business owner’s agenda. Most entrepreneurs appreciate those sentiments; the main issue, however, is finding ways to make it happen. It’s […]
The concept of ‘virtual’ workspaces is still relatively new. However, their popularity is growing at a rapid rate. Over the last five years, more and more business owners have been opening their minds and experimenting with remote teams. To clarify, a remote employee is somebody who performs their regular office duties from an offsite location.
Launching a startup is exciting, but it can also be scary and stressful. Startups operate on very tight budgets. They need to make the most out of every penny they spend, particularly on marketing. This is a paradox for entrepreneurs. The future of your company depends on building a brand and reaching new customers. You […]
Running a business is never easy. Many budding new entrepreneurs seem to think that there is a foolproof guide available for anyone starting a new business, whereas in reality much of a startup’s success is commonly based on factors independent of that business sector. What you will find, however, is that there are certain issues […]
Businesses can rise and fall. Very few of them manage to survive the test of time and, unfortunately, crumble beneath the wave of new businesses, ideas and entrepreneurs that promise to bring something new to the table. Unfortunately, those companies will eventually crumble assuming they can’t adapt. However scary change might seem, it’s a vital […]
You know that being an entrepreneur today means you have to have a strong online presence. But there’s more to it than just having one. You have to improve and promote that online presence so that both your current and potential customers can find you.
When you’re running a business, you need to manage your money wisely. A lot of first-time entrepreneurs make the mistake of spending too much. It’s also easy to blow money on the wrong things. It can often have bad results for your business, so you need to avoid spending on things that don’t help.
Small business often make mistakes when they are just starting out. Some of these mistakes may not be so bad, but others can be absolutely fatal to their business. Many entrepreneurs don’t realise this, and it’s quite scary! If you’re interested to know what these mistakes are, read on for more information…
Outsourcing is often seen as a taboo topic by aspiring entrepreneurs. On one hand outsourcing is great for reducing overhead, something any smart business leader wants. On the other, it’s consistently cited as one of the most disliked aspects of modern free enterprise.
One piece of advice Sir Richard Branson offers entrepreneurs is to protect their downside. In an article in Entrepreneur he said, “Always protect the downside. I think it should be a guideline for every entrepreneur — or anyone involved in business ventures.”
A successful entrepreneur has to be energetic, organised and committed to a vision – all positive things, but they can lead to bad habits unless care is taken.