Communication is the cornerstone of a successful business. Every entrepreneur should know the value of communicating effective processes to their staff and what it can do for morale. That’s when we are torn in all directions as a business leader; the task of communicating with your staff can slip down the pecking order. There are […]
Blogs are a hot property right now – it seems like everybody has one, and that means it’s becoming harder to stand out. For many, a blog is the main channel for their business and the best way to connect with potential customers and build relationships. But if you want to make a profit from […]
It would be nice to believe that your success in the business world rests on the strength of your ideas and your ability to grind away even when the going gets tough, but that’s just not the case. You are a small player in your business: the true test of its legs will come from […]
Taking something that you love to do and turning into a money spinner is the dream for most people. When you have a passion for something, whether that’s writing, cooking or drawing, you spend a lot of your time thinking about ways you could spend more time doing what you love. The one thing that […]
The grueling and exciting work of setting up your business is over: you have registered as a business owner, brought business cards and created a website. You may have even set up an office, either at home for just you, or elsewhere for your employees. It’s time to celebrate!
If you’re launching a business, then it’s highly unlikely you need telling that you need a website. Every business needs a website these days; without, you could find yourself struggling for custom in a marketplace that is ever-more digital.
Creating and managing a blog is, in all honesty, pretty easy. You write of posts now and then, share it on social media and occasionally respond to comments. However, if you want to turn your blog into a business or at least make a profit from your efforts, then it’s a completely different story.
Anyone who runs a business will have also run into the idea of the perfect business website. Of course, it is perfectly natural to dream of such a thing – but does it really exist, or is it a myth? While there might be some debate about the potentiality or meaning of perfection, the truth […]
We’ve all seen the statistics, read the news, seen the way that businesses close when they seem to be in their infancy. Anyone who has ever even contemplated starting a business knows that 90% of startups fail, and every month there is news of an established business closing its doors.