The name Isabel Dos Santos serves as an inspiration to millions of people throughout Africa, particularly Angola. As a champion of women’s rights, Isabel is also a role model for the youth and economic development. She has managed multi-national corporations with aplomb; providing employment opportunities for thousands of people. Her companies include Unitel, Efacec, Zap, Sodiba and Candando, but it is her leadership and steel spine that drives success, innovation, and change.Continue reading “Isabel Dos Santos Offers Financial Advice for Budding Entrepreneurs”
The like-kind exchange is something people hear more and more about recently. Also known as Section 1031 Exchange, Section 1031 essentially refers to a particular IRS Tax Code that allows investors and businesses to reduce the tax they are liable to pay when selling certain properties.Continue reading “A Brief Guide to the 1031 Exchange”
Starting a small business of your own, especially if you do it online, is easy to do and can make you a good amount of money. Open up a niche shop in your area,and you might even be able to take it on in a full-time manner and succeed all on your own. The best part is that thanks to the power of the internet and the prevalence of online shopping, you can create this new business venture right at home.
The world of business has seen its conventional practices dismantled to what appeared to be an impossible endeavor. Several decades ago, companies made a name for themselves as the go-to stores when it came to supplying different items. Currently, these stores are being given a run for their money. According to Balance Small Business, major retail corporations are shutting their branches due to stiff completion from online companies.Continue reading “Why You Need An Online Business Supply Store”
IT integration in business has become more of a necessity than a luxury. To remain competitive, businesses are increasingly employing technology in their operations with a view to remaining at the top of efficient service delivery.Continue reading “What Do IT Consulting Services Really Provide To Your Business”
Whenever the budget is low, it is marketing that suffers as it is an expense that is eliminated. This is not at all a good idea since the only way to get over a bad situation is to increase income, which is exactly what marketing is supposed to do.Continue reading “How To Promote A Small Business When Budget Is Low”
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.Continue reading “Characteristics of a sustainable business model”
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.Continue reading “Growing Pains – How to Manage an Expanding Workforce”
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.Continue reading “Tips For A Successful Small Business Entrepreneur”
It is quite common for a business to be in need for cash especially in a situation where you urgently need it and the unavailability of the same can adversely affect your business. Problems in cashflow can result in a host of issues in the business ranging from problems with payroll processing within the stipulated time to inability to capitalize on opportunities that could ensure growth and competitiveness of your company. It is important, therefore, that you always have an arrangement in place and a financial backing for your business for any foreseeable issues / exigencies. This article may help in acquainting you with the financial solutions that can ease cash flow problems for your business. Primarily, a business loan is one of the most opted for alternatives to fighting cash flow issues.Continue reading “How can a business handle an urgent need of cash flow”
Most businesses these days recognize that they need a website to survive in an increasingly online world. Chances are, even your local plumber or electrician has a website. Businesses use a website to build their brand and make it easier for customers to find them online.
Have you made the decision that it’s time to have a professional security system installed in your office? Perhaps you have been the unfortunate victim of a theft, or maybe you’ve just become more aware of the stats and the fact that your business is at risk of a break-in. Then again, maybe you’re just interested in creating a safer and more secure environment for your employees and customers.Continue reading “What to Look for When Shopping for a Security System for Your Office”