Tag Archives: Business Management

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

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

5 Top Tips for Successful Event Management

In the UK alone, there are over 1.3 million business events held annually and this reflects the continuing power of events as a marketing and communication tool in a digital world.

Corporate events have the power to achieve a number of key objectives for your organisation or business. Whether it’s generating new leads, launching a new product line, introducing new strategies to the team or networking with industry players. Continue reading 5 Top Tips for Successful Event Management

How to Manage Your Business Operations While You’re Away

We are human beings, we all need a vacation from our everyday chores, business, family, everything! Owning a business is like owning a child. It becomes impossible to leave it alone and go on a vacation or holiday. But everyone needs a physical and mental break so that when they come back after relaxing they have a new perspective to see life and full of energy to face the coming up challenges. Continue reading How to Manage Your Business Operations While You’re Away

Professionalism is a Must: 5 Things Entrepreneurs Must Do to Make a Good Impression

As an entrepreneur running a startup, making a good impression definitely plays an important role in facilitating the growth of the business. At the heart of this, professionalism forms the core attribute that a business must exhibit. Failure to properly convey this attribute in its service delivery almost certainly ruins its chances of surviving in the brutally competitive business world.
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If You’re Not Doing These Things in 2018, You’re Not Doing Business

2018 is the year of distraction – honestly, we might have said that in 2017, and we may say it again next year, because each year seems to bring a little more information overload and add a little more to the to-do list. Continue reading If You’re Not Doing These Things in 2018, You’re Not Doing Business

How To Get Your Small Business Started

Getting your small company off the ground is an exciting time for any developer or founding business member, as there are plans to be made and you have a head full of ideas in how you’re going to make your venture happen and succeed. This is a nerve-wracking time since your small business might feel like an extension of yourself, and you have to share it with an audience. Starting your business can also be a time of worry and apprehension for the future, as you’ve invested your time, effort and money into getting it to where it currently is. However, with some guidance, you should be able to get your small business started and on its way to becoming successful and profitable.

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Keys Health And Safety Steps For Any Business

Every employee and employer needs to feel safe in their workplace, whether they are a laborer on a building site or they are a software developer in a cozy office. Health and safety has a rather bad reputation for stopping fun and games, but it is vital for any business to be clued up on the implications of health and safety regulations and how to implement the correct procedures. If you’re the owner of a small company or your business is expanding rapidly, it’s important that you understand how health and safety impacts yours and your employees’ daily working life and the area where they work. Below are key steps to consider to ensure your business is compliant with the recent regulations. Continue reading Keys Health And Safety Steps For Any Business

3 Tips for Dissolving A Business Partnership

While you might like to think that your business partnership will be immune to things that can affect your other personal relationships, many business partners find that regardless of how much they love their business and want to find success, they just can’t keep working with their previous business partner anymore.  Continue reading 3 Tips for Dissolving A Business Partnership

Your Guide To Becoming A Successful Business Leader

It’s not easy to be in business and develop into a leader. Being both takes skill, talent and hard work. However, that’s not to say that you can’t become a successful business leader. All you need to know is how to get there and start taking action today. It’s a rewarding position to be in when you meet your goal, and it’s worth all the hard work. Don’t feel bad if you get frustrated or want to quit along the way. Stick with it and keep your objectives in mind to help motivate you. Once you get to where you’re going, be sure to use your power in uplifting ways and help others who are trying to become a business leader too. Continue reading Your Guide To Becoming A Successful Business Leader

3 Ways a Good Night’s Sleep Could Be Good For Business

We all know that sleep is a necessary part of life, but from the time we are young, we seek ways to escape it. As children, we view falling asleep as the ultimate defeat. Bedtime means no more playing outside, no more spending time with friends, and no late night movies we probably shouldn’t have seen anyway.

As adults, sleep can be viewed as something that gets in the way of progress. We are always trying to find ways to add hours to a day so we can get more done at home and at work. With that said, we may actually be sabotaging the quality of everything we do by shaving time off of a good night’s rest.

According to the research, the lack of sleep can have a negative effect on “reaction speed, short-term and long-term memory, ability to focus, decision-making capacity, math processing, cognitive speed and spatial orientation.” The value you have to your business shrinks indefinitely when you lose sleep. Below are some things to keep in mind when thinking about trading sleep for extra work.

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5 Advisers Every Small Business Needs to Grow

Running a small business, well any business, is not easy and you never really have access to all the answers.  As such, there are times when you need to tap into outside experience to help your business make it to the next level. Think of it this way, if you have a workshop, then you probably have a wall full of tools.  While having access to the tools is important, it is even more important to know when (and how) to use those tools.   Continue reading 5 Advisers Every Small Business Needs to Grow

The Biggest Mistakes That New Business Owners Make

If you’ve never run a business but you’re determined to get one started so you could be your own boss and make your dreams a reality, you need to be ready to face new challenges. And with those challenges, you may not always know what to do. So, keep reading to learn about a few of the most common mistakes that new business owners make. These are big mistakes that could cost a new business owner a lot of money, so do your best to avoid them. Continue reading The Biggest Mistakes That New Business Owners Make

Growing Your Business and Profits the Right Way

Running your own business can be a very difficult task if you do not know exactly what you are doing. There are a lot of steps that must be taken to get started in any business and to make sure that your business will grow and continue to thrive no matter what the market may be. If you are not careful your business can go stagnant and you will soon find yourself filing for bankruptcy. You will want to avoid this at all costs; there are many ways to go about fixing this problem should it arrive. From expanding the business to getting a business loan, you will find new ways to help you get back on your feet in no time.   Continue reading Growing Your Business and Profits the Right Way

3 Great Companies That Failed to Innovate and Suffered for It

Innovation is the fuel that drives any business forward. In fact, one could argue that it drives the goliath machine that is the business world as a whole. Innovation begets new products, new businesses, new opportunities, and even more innovation, allowing continued growth. But sometimes, a company gets a foothold in an industry, and they cling to it doggedly, despite innovations happening all around them. Continue reading 3 Great Companies That Failed to Innovate and Suffered for It

A Guide to PRINCE2 Project Management Certification

In this article, we’re going to look at the world’s most widely practiced project management methodology, which is also the most recognised certification as well – PRINCE2. Before we look at the certification and its relevance in the modern workplace in more detail, I want to give you a little background on PRINCE2.

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Management Strategies That Improve Employee Productivity

There are many theories and propositions as to what keeps an employee productive. At the end of it all, one can pinpoint three umbrella factors: direction, role, and purpose. When employees know where the company is heading, what they can do to help, and why they’re doing their work, they have more motivation to work. Continue reading Management Strategies That Improve Employee Productivity