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Eddy is the editorial columnist in Business Fundas, and oversees partner relationships. He posts articles by others on various topics related to strategy, marketing, supply chain, technology management, social media, e-business, finance, economics and operations management. The articles posted are copyrighted under a Creative Commons unported license 4.0. To contact him, please direct your emails to editor.webposts@gmail.com

5 Tips to Maximize Visual Merchandising in Your Store

Visual merchandising is a somewhat confusing term, so in order to make things simpler, let’s first understand what it is exactly. At its core, it is a way to advertise certain items in your store by displaying and highlighting them with the help of shelves, lights, colors, words, etc. Most stores have some sort of a visual merchandising concept or the other going on, but here are five ideas that will allow you to increase sales by redirecting your efforts and resources in the right direction. Continue reading 5 Tips to Maximize Visual Merchandising in Your Store

A run a ball to reach your target – much like an SIP

In a One Day International (ODI) cricket match, if you post a score of 300, it is generally considered a good score. The opposition has to work hard to reach this target. Batsmen are expected to consistently hit fours and sixes in order to chase the score. But if you break it down, there are exactly 300 balls delivered in a 50 over match. This means the batsmen have to hit just one run per ball to achieve victory. Sure, the match may become a bit boring but you reach your target in the end. Investing in a Systematic Investment Plan (SIP) is quite similar. Let’s find out how. Continue reading A run a ball to reach your target – much like an SIP

Administering a Trucking Owner-Operator Business

Working as an owner-operator in the trucking business can be a very lucrative enterprise. It can also be one fraught with financial problems. The difference is all in management. Probably the biggest mistake business owners typically make is failing to manage costs appropriately. They may either fail to recognize all the costs associated with the enterprise, or they may fail to budget properly for those costs. Continue reading Administering a Trucking Owner-Operator Business

Fyxe: Your Technology News Fix and Provider

Technology plays a very big part in the improvement and the development that most people can see these days. It’s quite easy to communicate to other individuals no matter the distance with the major improvements with internet services and functions. As most people know, the existence of the internet has become a major thing for numerous individuals. Many rely on this not only for personal needs but for their business requirements. Companies are currently investing their time and their effort in digital marketing, which is proving to be quite successful as there are many companies out there which have succeeded with the effective use of functions.

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3 Ways To Increase Your Chances of Getting A Raise

In the business world, it’s common for people to feel like their loyalty and work for a company should be adequately compensated. However, feeling like you should get a raise and actually securing that raise are two very different things. In our culture, talking about money can be very taboo, even in a professional setting. Knowing this, most people want to come to the table well prepared for a positive exchange between this boss. So to help make this more likely, here are three ways to increase your chances of getting a raise. Continue reading 3 Ways To Increase Your Chances of Getting A Raise

Five Seasonal Tips for a Happier Refrigeration Compressor

As the temperatures continue to rise into the summer months, it’s more important than ever for your business to have everything dialed in where refrigeration is concerned. Having the right equipment in the right place will save you both time and money, provided you undertake regular routine maintenance. Continue reading Five Seasonal Tips for a Happier Refrigeration Compressor

Here Is What You Need To Know About Dividend Stocks

It does not matter much whether you a neophyte or knows little about dividend stocks; you would probably have few questions in mind about it.Is not it! So, if you want to get ultimate guide to dividend stocks then look no further. Here in the post is what you need to know about dividend stocks. Continue reading Here Is What You Need To Know About Dividend Stocks

These Web Design Trends Will Help Your Business

Web design is essential to running a business. Since everything is done online these days, you need web design that works. This is the first thing people see if they try searching for more information about the business. The design must be aesthetically pleasing and well-organised. The details must also be concise but well-explained. There are a lot of things to consider before you can have a successful website. Continue reading These Web Design Trends Will Help Your Business

How Useful Are Add-On Car Insurance Covers?

Add-on car insurance covers are designed to strengthen your Comprehensive Car Insurance policy. These covers originate from the exceptions of the comprehensive policy. If you want a slightly personalised and wide insurance coverage, then going for Add-on covers in motor insurance can be extremely beneficial for you. Continue reading How Useful Are Add-On Car Insurance Covers?

The Greatest Marketing Challenges That Small Business Owners Come Across

Business is business, and it is not a game of luck. If you are planning to make a living by running a business of your own, then you need to be very serious about maintaining the integrity of it. You need to be very serious about meeting all the necessary aspects your business looks for. However, meeting the challenges often becomes a critical task. Bigger organizations have better resources and that is why facing the challenges and overcoming them is slightly easier for them. However, the task is not so easy for the small or new business owners, as they are often unable to decide the basics of their business by the time the challenges start attacking them. Continue reading The Greatest Marketing Challenges That Small Business Owners Come Across

5 Cost Cutting Ideas for Small Businesses

There are two ways to increase the revenue for your small business: increase sales or reduce expenses. Increasing sales is always challenging as it needs heaps of marketing budget. This is one reason why most small businesses prefer cutting cost whenever they want to increase revenue quickly. According to McKinsey Quarterly survey, 79% of businesses have cut costs in response to economic crisis. Continue reading 5 Cost Cutting Ideas for Small Businesses

4 Tips for Starting Your First eCommerce Store

Forming your first eCommerce store is one of the most exciting entrepreneurial experiences. Not only are all the tools ready for you to go, but the overhead doesn’t have to be nearly as bad as you might imagine. And if this is something you’ve been considering doing, then there are a few essential steps to take first. Continue reading 4 Tips for Starting Your First eCommerce Store

Process Mapping Basics for Small Business Enterprises

When you think about business process mapping, the general impression is that it’s only applicable to large organisations. On the contrary, small business enterprises can benefit greatly from business process mapping concepts. The trick is to keep it simple and focus on the difficult details later on. This article aims to help you get through the hard part, how to get started. Continue reading Process Mapping Basics for Small Business Enterprises

How to Start a Home-Based Medical Billing and Coding Business

If you are thinking about starting a home-based business, one career you might want to explore is Medical Billing and Coding. While you will need to study to be certified in this career, the length of an online program is short in duration and codes are standardized so that you can draw clients from literally anywhere in the country. In other words, you are not limited to your own city or state.

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How To Get Your Foot Into The Investing World

Starting out in the investment world may be intimidating, but it doesn’t have to be. By being sensible with your money, you will have nothing to worry about. Now, to help you out we have some key advice that will hopefully prevent you from making rookie errors and get you on track to achieving your financial goals. Continue reading How To Get Your Foot Into The Investing World

Why Your Employees Should Be Your First

Employee retention matters for several good reasons and is an important topic you should pay more attention to if you want to get ahead. It’s an aspect of business many owners forget about and fail to address, only for them to later regret letting their staff fall through the cracks when they either drift to their competitors. Continue reading Why Your Employees Should Be Your First

How to Maintain Good Relations with Remote Workers

Many businesses will rely on office workers to keep the daily running of their company smooth. Yet they will also need the help of their remote working team to get important tasks done each day. When you have remote workers making up your workforce, you need to ensure they feel valued and important within the business. This can be a difficult task when they live far away, often in other countries. Nevertheless, there are some key ways you can maintain good relations with your remote workers, which will see some immeasurable benefits to your business.

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