Investing in your Team: The Facts

The development of your workforce is a vital component to consider when it comes to the growth and future of your business. No matter your industry or sector, from retail to manufacturing your team are always going to be your most important asset.

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Characteristics of a sustainable business model

Even at a time where climate change is marred with politics, we are finding that people have increased consumer awareness. There are now even organizations whose fundamental purpose is to consolidate globally boycotted brands and even countries to educate the public. We find that consumers are vocal about how brands affect individuals on several levels. There is now more talk about businesses disclosing their employee’s working conditions, their pay, if they use inhumane ways to acquire products and their carbon footprint. 

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Growing Pains – How to Manage an Expanding Workforce

It is widely accepted that a growing business is a healthy one. Generally, the more business generated, the more hands required on deck. This means increased operational and administrative staff to cope with the demand for a quality product, whether in the form of a service or product – this in turn introduces the need to provide those employees with timely, accurate payroll.

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Tips For A Successful Small Business Entrepreneur

Stepping into the role of small business owner has no instruction manual.  As an entrepreneur, you will often blaze your own trail, learning new things all along the way.  Experience is the trainer of many small business owners. 

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Why Local Outsourcing Is In Your Business’s Future

When we Filipinos think of ‘outsourcing’, we tend to think of call centers that serve businesses in the US and Europe. However, the very same reasons that those businesses use offshore workers have already started to appear in the local setting. More than ever, Filipino companies are turning towards local outsources to augment or even completely take over vital business functions.

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Tips and Tricks for Google AdWords Improvements

Google AdWords has been around for a long time now, but it still continues to be the cornerstone for a lot of internet marketing entrepreneurs. A good ad campaign can make or break a project just like that.

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Tips on Writing Resumes

The job market is one of the most difficult things that an individual has to fight in and at a very early age. Some people take a route to study at a university or college, whereas others look for work as soon as they finish high school. It is all relative as some employers require you to have a certain degree, while menial labor is not that strict. No matter what kind of employment you are seeking, you will need to have a resume. And with all the competition, you need to prepare something that stands out. Here are some of the tips to help you improve chances of success.

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Launching an Independent Production House – How to Raise Capital and Attract Talent

Do you have what it takes to be an independent film producer?

Don’t scoff. With basic business chops, a willingness to take strategic risks, and an eye for creative talent, you can make a go of it in the admittedly high-stakes world of film production. Just ask these indie luminaries.

As is so often the case, getting started is the hardest part. Here’s what you need to do to raise capital for your production venture and attract behind- and before-the-camera talent.

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4 Ways to Manage Your Business Expenses

The proper management of resources is an essential part of a business. After all, maintaining firm control over both the variable and fixed expenses won’t only help keep the company in good financial health, but maximize profit and revenue as well. But while this might be easier said than done, especially in highly competitive industries, there are plenty of strategies that successful entrepreneurs usually employ to keep expenditure in check. To this end, here are just a ways to manage your business expenses better.

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7 Steps To Becoming A Successful Entrepreneur – With Michael Giuffrida

A truly daunting question for any would-be entrepreneur: “Do I really have what it takes to make it?” In many cases you may think so but there will certainly days where you will think on the contrary.

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Think Entrepreneurship. Think IIT-B E-Summit

“E-Cell IIT Bombay is putting together a massive platform which could be the platform to create many  unifcons for the next coming years”Faisal Siddique, President South Asia and India, HTC. E-Summit short for Entrepreneurship Summit is widely known entrepreneurship and business conference across India, organized by Entrepreneurship Cell, IIT Bombay. Recognized as  their annual flagship conference, it serves as a great platform for the students to interact with the professionals and vice-versa.

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Small Business in New York

New York offers entrepreneurs a seemingly endless supply of opportunities, due in large part to the state’s population of over 20 million people. While the state as a whole boasts a welcoming environment for entrepreneurs, the New York City area plays a huge role in boosting small business success. In fact, Biz2Credit, an online credit resource that offers financing to small businesses, has ranked the Big Apple as the best city in the United States for small businesses for two years in a row. Continue reading “Small Business in New York”