Breaking Down Communication Barriers Between You and Your Customers

communication barriers

Communication barriers are one of the biggest issues facing companies today. There are many common issues that pop up no matter how small or large a business is, and they always lead to one problem: a lack of communication. For instance, perhaps a piece of software you created received a lot of hate due to … Continue reading

Customers Hate These Web Mistakes, You Should Too!

Customers Hate These Web Mistakes, You Should Too!

Welcome to the world of the web where customers expect the best and Google is determined to give them nothing less. What does that mean for you as a business owner? Essentially, if your company site isn’t top notch, then you are going to struggle to get the interest from customers and clients. First, you … Continue reading

Is Your Business Website Boring?

Is Your Business Website Boring?

Is your business website boring? How would you know? You’re a clued up business owner. You know the internet and a vibrant online presence is vital when it comes to running a modern business. So you’ve done it: a check in the box, you’ve got the social media accounts and – of course – you’ve … Continue reading

Building Trust In Your Business

Building Trust In Your Business

Trust is one of your most valuable commodities as a business. If your customers, clients and even your employees trust you, then they will stick with you, and you will have a successful business as a result. Of course, building trust in your company is not always as easy as it sounds. Trust is a … Continue reading

Business Costs: Can You Cut Them?

business costs

Business costs are the one constant when you run a business. So, if one thing is true about the world of business, it is that – for the most part – it revolves around money.   Why do people get involved in business if not to make cash? No-one is looking for a quick cash … Continue reading

A New Plan For Your Brand: Making A Good Second Impression

good second impression

Perhaps your business achieved success in the past but it’s started to falter recently. As the market continuously changes, companies come and go within each industry on a never-ending basis. That’s the way business works. However, it doesn’t have to be the way your business works. The reason that the majority of companies fail to … Continue reading

Take Your Business to the Next Level

Take Your Business to the Next Level

Do you feel that your business has, of late, got itself stuck in a rut? Or do you simply feel that your business is ready to take the next step in its existence? Then you need to be brave enough to take it to the next level.   This may mean doing things you’ve never … Continue reading

Smashing Work With Satisfied Staff

satisfied staff

Satisfied staff is what many businesses rely upon to get work DONE! Employees give a company the power to accomplish much more than it would with just you by yourself. But, employees will cost top dollar. And, it will take some work to make sure that you get the right ones.   Once you’ve gone … Continue reading

Reducing the Workload in a Crowded Office

crowded office

A crowded office is never a good sign. Be it a cluttered office with a lot of junk on the floor or an office with more members of staff than there are computers, it reduces the efficiency of your business and creates many potential bottlenecks.   As such, trying to run a business in a … Continue reading

Where Your On-line Business Budget Needs to Go

on-line business budget

Do you have an on-line business budget? Monies specifically set aside for your on-line business needs?   One of the most attractive reasons to start a business mainly online is because you will always hear of how cost-effective it is. You don’t have to spend on a big, fancy storefront. Sometimes you don’t even need … Continue reading

How To Make Your Staff Laugh

Make Your Staff Laugh

Have you ever thought about how to make your staff laugh? Or at least happy. The hardest part of being an employer is juggling the mammoth task of keeping your business operational whilst also ensuring the cogs that keep the system running (the people you employ) are running happily themselves.   Unfortunately, you don’t rely … Continue reading

SEOh My God! There’s So Much To Do

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SEOh my God! SEO can be a troubling area for a small business. You need to make sure that your website is setup to be able to be picked up by as many search engines as possible. But, due to websites taking advantage of SEO in the past; it’s become incredibly complex. Nowadays, you have … Continue reading

Create The Best Business Image Not Through Customers, But Through Employees

best business image

Create The Best Business Image Not Through Customers, But Through Employees The relationship between a business and their customers is perhaps the most obvious way to direct the best business image. But it’s not the only way. One of the best ways to show your business image is by caring more about the people in … Continue reading

Humanize Your Brand with These Three Tips

humanize your brand

Making your business relatable is a common conundrum many CEOs face in their professional careers. Unless you are working in a B2B industry, your potential customers and clients are simply going to be average Joe’s, who just want to know if you can get the job done for them. Any fancy business talk, analytical graphs … Continue reading

Selling Online Isn’t Hard – So Why Make Life Difficult For Yourself?

selling online

Selling online and running an online retail business shouldn’t be hard. But a combination of a lack of experience and sheer stubbornness can make it that way for the majority of entrepreneurs who start up in e-commerce. The main problem with selling online, as with so many retail businesses, is in managing the products. Often, … Continue reading

Where the Heck is Your Branding? Get It Recognized Now!

your branding

Marketing is essential for any business – as you must surely be aware if you’re on this blog! But a key aspect of memorable marketing is your branding. When you’re developing your brand, you need to think about at least three things. Your branding is about creating a personality and look for your business that … Continue reading

Win The Tradeshow, Wow Investors, Work To Expand Your Business

expand your business

Once you find your business has reached a certain level of success on the market, you might think about slowing down. But that would be the mistake. In fact, going full steam ahead is a good idea if you want to expand your business and continue to be profitable. One of the worst things that … Continue reading

If You Build It, They Will Come: Tips For Finding Customers For Your New Business

new business

So you’ve set up your new business. You’ve had the idea, and you’ve put in the work to make it a reality. First of all: congratulations! Being able to take that first step of conceptual to concrete is difficult and takes no shortage of hard work. But now you’re faced with a new dilemma: how … Continue reading

Avoid Growing Pains: Increase Website Sign-Ups Today!

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Are you looking for useful ways to increase website sign-ups? Successful websites have a lot of people signing up to their updates and newsletters. These are incredibly useful when it comes to converting users to customers. Here are the ways you can increase website sign-ups today! Don’t rely on pop-ups Many people make the mistake … Continue reading

Attract New Customers Instantly with Six Easy Ways

attract new customers

We all need to attract new customers and keep sales prospects flowing through the sales pipeline. However, marketing is a complex thing, requiring hours of hard work in analyzing the most intricate details and statistics. There are times when we need instant success, however. We can’t afford to mess around with long-term strategies that might … Continue reading