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Business Ideas You Cannot Ignore: Starting a Small Freight Business

Freight businesses have seen a resurgence in popularity in the last five years. Due to the sheer size and scope of the international import and export trade, it’s vital that these goods are delivered. Crossing borders using planes is often subject to air traffic control. Sea freight, therefore, has become the primary method of delivering […]

The Benefits of Good PA

It’s really tempting in business sometimes to sacrifice some of your personal time to just finish that report or just send those last few emails before heading home at the end of the day. It is true, the harder and more you work, the more money you’ll make. But what do you sacrifice if you […]

Why Every Business Needs a Barcode Scanner

The world of modern business is a far cry from the days of market stalls, sole traders and individuals selling their particular skill set. Today, overheads, marketing strategies and stock control are becoming increasingly important aspects of running a business. Please follow and like us:

Different Types of Business: Who to Work for and Why

When applying for jobs, we rarely take the time to consider the types of companies they are situated. We think about salary, responsibilities and opportunities for progression, but how many of us stop to consider whether or not we’ll be happy there? Here’s a brief rundown of some of the types of companies out there […]

The Skills Shortage Costs UK Small Businesses £18billion

The good news for small business across the UK is that we’re finally out of the economic doldrums. The economy is growing and one in four small businesses has a vacancy they’re looking to fill. The bad news is that 16 percent of small businesses are struggling to find candidates with the requisite skill levels […]

How to Craft the Perfect Business Pitch

Making a speech is stressful: all the research and preparation, the drafting process, practicing over and over, the uncomfortable weight of so many eyes on you, hoping they won’t notice your voice shaking… My palms are getting sweaty just thinking about it. Please follow and like us:

5 Reasons Your Business Should Be Considering Cloud Based Services

Regardless of the industry, your business will always welcome new ways to streamline its processes, reduce its costs and improve its productivity. This is why you should consider investing in cloud based services within your organisation. The cloud is a relatively new piece of tech that has already helped a number of businesses worldwide. We […]

Better Business Solutions: Is It Worth Outsourcing Procurement?

Outsourcing certain functions within any business has become a popular way to save time and money. More and more services that were previously in-house functions are now being outsourced. The solution is obvious. It makes for a cheaper alternative than having this function as a permanent resource. opensource.com Outsourcing used to be the sole domain […]

What To Look For In A Disaster Recovery Solution

We’re sure you all understand how easy it can be to lose important documents and files from your computer systems. That is why we believe that finding a suitable disaster recovery solution is essential in the modern office. Even so, it can be tricky to know which solution is best for your business. Considering that, […]

4 Things You Must Consider Before Working With Old People

Link to image It takes an exceptional person to work with old people. When people reach an age when they can no longer look after themselves, they need to have care and attention to keep them safe. There are two major ways that you can make a career working with old people. First of all […]