Category: Small business

Top tips for startups starting up during such a time of uncertainty 

Top tips for startups starting up during such a time of uncertainty 

“It’s been one hit after another for small businesses, and now we’re in this unusual situation where we just don’t know what’s going on with the economy,” Paige Ouimet, a business professor at the University of North Carolina, recently told The Washington Post. It all raises the question of how businesses only just starting out could — and should — […]

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3 Easy Ways to Improve The Office Kitchen

3 Easy Ways to Improve The Office Kitchen

An office’s kitchen is one of the most frequently used, high traffic areas, so it can be easy for it to get a little cluttered. Keeping the kitchen clean is important in maintaining a neat office. An office kitchen should also be a space where employees feel comfortable and encouraged to socialize within their everyday workspace. Whether you’re a surgeon […]

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7 reasons why you STILL need a business phone system in the age of social media

7 reasons why you STILL need a business phone system in the age of social media

Nowadays, there is a lot of emphasis on social media when it comes to all walks of life. This includes your business life, personal life and social life. But, honestly, there comes a time when you need to focus on different aspects of communication. Social media can become very overwhelming, especially in such a saturated market. So, if you have […]

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Bedroom Offices Are In Style

Bedroom Offices Are In Style

When the pandemic hit, many people were forced to work from home, and children also had to attend school from home. This brought about a need for home office equipment to make the transition easier. Since then, we’ve become accustomed to this way of life, and many have opted to continue working from home although their offices have reopened. The […]

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5 Simple Customer Retention Tactics Using Paid Ads

5 Simple Customer Retention Tactics Using Paid Ads

One of the best ways to attract new customers is through advertising. However, just because you have tempted them to make a purchase, doesn’t mean they will return again. In fact, most new customers don’t return, which can mean more advertising to lure new customers. Here are 5 simple customer retention tactics using paid ads. Why is Customer Retention so […]

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Basic Requirements for Setting up Merchant Account

Basic Requirements for Setting up Merchant Account

The number of online purchases is growing every year, and more and more buyers pay for goods and services using bank cards or electronic wallets. Special tools are required to carry out such operations. If you have an e-commerce, gambling, online dating, brokerage, or travel business, you will need a high-risk merchant account. Definition A merchant account is a specific […]

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Benefits of Moving to Renewable Energy Sources

Benefits of Moving to Renewable Energy Sources

Renewable energy sources give us hope. We need the energy to move forward with different tasks each day. However, due to natural gas as the primary source, we keep on damaging the environment. The rise in global carbon emission leads to global warming. However, the presence of alternative sources is something we have to be grateful for. We should also […]

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How to Keep Your Small Business Expenses in Check

How to Keep Your Small Business Expenses in Check

Running a small business is no easy task. Even if you just have a one-person operation, it’s easy to let expenses get out of hand. To a certain degree, this is a natural part of running a business. As your business grows, your expenses and revenue typically grow accordingly. However, the key to running a successful business for the long-term […]

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7 reasons why virtual networking trumps in-person networking

7 reasons why virtual networking trumps in-person networking

Virtual networking has steadily increased in popularity in recent years. Though some people may prefer the face-to-face in-person alternative of days past, the COVID-19 pandemic and social distancing has caused virtual networking to become the only way that businesses can network at present. So, as the pandemic restrictions begin to lift in the UK, here are 7 reasons why virtual […]

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“The New Electricity”: why high-speed internet connectivity is crucial to businesses

“The New Electricity”: why high-speed internet connectivity is crucial to businesses

Whether you’re a start-up, fresh and eager with new ideas, or a decade-old conglomerate, there’s no question that – within high-speed internet – lies the key to commercial success. Let’s say, for example,  you are coding a website for a client and your connection freezes…Now you can’t finish the necessary work and you run the risk of not only displeasing […]

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