Business Advertising: Could You Be Doing More? Let’s Explore

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Business advertising is often imperative when you are a start-up, if you have tough competition and when you want to be seen to be innovative. So… could you be doing more? Starting up your business may have you buzzing with excitement and then feeling completely overwhelmed all at the same time. It is one of … Continue reading

Small Business Advertising Alternatives You Need To Know

small business advertising alternatives

Don’t be confused about small business advertising alternatives. There are so many articles out there advising on how to advertise your small business, check out these suggestions and see if they’ll be right for you. The majority of advertising advice seems to focus on direct, online advertising, such as pay-per-click (or PPC) advertising and search … Continue reading

A Service-Based Business: 3 Reasons They’re The Best

service-based business

Do you run a service-based business? Before you even come up with your original business idea, there’s one thing you have to consider. Will I start a business that sells products, or will I start one that focuses more on selling services? I’m not going to list all the different business ideas in this realm. … Continue reading

Marketing Is A Mountain To Climb, Not A Hill To Stroll

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Marketing is a mountain to climb, not a hill to stroll. This, in effect, means that in order to achieve the best and most reliably rewarding marketing strategy, you must conform to a list of important duties. A solid marketing strategy can potentially help your firm out of irrelevance, or it can cement its place … Continue reading

Business Blogging: Making It Work for Your Brand

business blogging

Business blogging is now a widely recognized method of promoting your brand.Why? And what will business blogging do for you? Business blogging helps with SEO (Search Engine Optimisation), keeps the content on your website fresh and provides useful information for your customers and potential customers. However, simply having a business blog isn’t enough to make … Continue reading

Great Examples of Co-Branding (And What You Can Learn From Them)

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C0-branding is the new way to protect your brand while building a business. So how do you do it successfully? Maybe you’re a seasoned entrepreneur who’s spent years honing your formula for a well run and profitable business. Perhaps you are an aspiring entrepreneur who dreams of making your mark on the business world in … Continue reading

What Does It Take To Set Up A Business From Scratch?

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To some, the idea of setting up a business from scratch is always going to feel intimidating. Because no business can be born overnight and immediately see success. In order to make something that’s going to take lasting effect, and that will really wow your customers, it takes work. Not only does this refer to … Continue reading

Does Your Website Turn Off Customers? Find Out Right Now

Does Your Website Turn Off Customers?

When you’re running your business, you might find that your website isn’t seeing that much interest from customers online. Perhaps they don’t ever see your site, and this points to there being an issue with your SEO campaign. Or, perhaps they see your site and then click off. This is actually worse because if they … Continue reading

Business Reputation Taken A Hit? Here’s What You Can Do

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As every entrepreneur and CEO knows, business reputation is key to your company’s success, no matter what industry you are in. It’s worth investing good money into managing your company’s reputation so that you your customers and clients all have a good impression of your business and its services or products. There might be times … Continue reading

Setting The Tone: Are Your Business Premises Making The Right Impression?

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When making the right impression, did you know that it takes us around seven seconds to form a fist impression? If you own a business, this means that you’ve got to get it right from the outset. You don’t get a second chance when making the right impression FIRST. So it pays to ensure that … Continue reading

Do You Have What It Takes to Become a Real Leader?

Do You Have What It Takes to Become a Real Leader?

Whether you’ve found yourself in a position of leadership or if you’ve always wanted to start your own business, something we need to learn as leaders is how to, well, lead people.   People look to us for knowledge and direction so if we’re unable to provide our staff with a purpose, it can be … Continue reading

5 Event Trends Businesses Have To Hurdle

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Event trends come and go from tupperware parties to speed dating. However, for businesses, the advancement of technology may have made a difference to event trends now. Corporate events are the new king of marketing. Ten years ago, they were the best marketing technique a company never had. Nowadays, everyone giant corporations and SMEs use … Continue reading

When Business Boredom Drains You Of Joy

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Business boredom will kill your venture long before you lose customers. So how do you get out of the boredom bog? The excitement of starting a business is enough to keep you going in the beginning. It’s tough, but there’s a lot to do, and you’re determined to make it a success. But there can … Continue reading

Employee Care : Look After Your Biggest Asset

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Employee care can be one of the biggest issues employers face when it comes to productivity, loyalty, and company ambassadorship. How many times have you worked at a company that has no demonstrative employee care? Whether it’s due to neglect or because they force you to work too much overtime, it’s incredibly difficult to cope … Continue reading

(Don’t) Curb Your Enthusiasm for Business

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(Don’t) Curb Your Enthusiasm! What To Do If You Feel Like Giving Up On Your Business Do you have boundless passion for your business? A lot of entrepreneurs would consider that to be a stupid question, but it’s a valid one. Lots of entrepreneurs find themselves feeling fatigued in one way or another. It can … Continue reading

Go Global Or Go Home:

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Go Global Or Go Home: Why The Global Marketplace Could Expand Your Small Business Just think about how much the nature of small business has changed over the past 30 years. There was no such thing as ‘go global’. Your average high street in the ‘80s was rife with small businesses, boutiques, “Mom ’n’ Pop” … Continue reading

What Does It Take To Be A Smart Entrepreneur?

smart entrepreneur

What Does It Take To Be A Smart Entrepreneur? That is the question to which every entrepreneur wants the answer. What does it truly take to be a smart business owner? What separates a successful business from an unsuccessful one? Companies rise and fall all the time. The business world is highly fragile, no matter … Continue reading

Have You Embraced Diverse Marketing Yet?

diverse marketing

It shouldn’t really come as much of a surprise just how important diverse marketing is to the success of your business. After all, if you’re not bringing in new customers, then your business is never going to be able to grow or even properly sustain itself. However, one mistake that far too many businesses make, … Continue reading

Reliable Marketing Options for Your Budget

reliable marketing options

Reliable marketing options are open to interpretation depending on who is selling. So what’s the argument for new suggestions? Any new injection of cash to your firm is worthy of celebration. If it’s your first cash injection, even more so! This obviously means you have been approved for some form of loan or investment from … Continue reading