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Tips for entering the construction industry

Deciding on what direction you want to go within the building and construction industry can be complicated. There is so much choice that you can find it quite overwhelming knowing where to begin. If you have very little exposure to the industry there will be many jobs that you may not have even heard of. Going into construction is a fantastic way to make good money and a good career choice because you will be sure to have work opportunities. Even in an economy that may not appear to be flourishing,

How to find ways to create space in your warehouse

The cost of renting or buying space in which to run your business and it can be extremely high. A lot of your business expenses will go to the cost of the business operating requirements which involves the actual floor space that you need in which to function. You want to avoid increasing this cost by maximising the use of the space which you currently operate from and only when necessary will you then look to expand. Increasing the use of every square meter will also increase profits

The new app for Franchise Managers and their Franchisees

Software solutions have become part and parcel of business management and they have revolutionized the way in which we store data, manage projects, measure performance and speed up processes. As each year passes we see new software released which can further improve the way in which we manage business and today we want to talk about an exciting new piece of franchise software called Toucan Toco. This new app seeks to add dynamism and efficiency for both franchise managers and franchisees and if

Planning an NYC Business Conference

It’s a business practice as old as time, and anyone who’s been successful in their trade has done it. From angel investors to venture capitalists, from startup entrepreneurs to top CEOs, business networking events provide real connections and business insights to its host and attendees. But what does it take to organize this kind of event? This post will take you through the process of planning a business conference in one of the biggest business centers in the world, New York City Choose

Moving Forward After Filing for Bankruptcy

The idea of filing for bankruptcy is something no business owner wants to think about. This is such a tragic end to a business. The most important thing to remember though is that filing for bankruptcy does not mean it is the end of the road for you. There is still life after filing for bankruptcy. It is just up to you how you pick up the pieces and move ahead. Your business might have ended but you can always start something new.
Compose yourself
Filing for bankruptcy is not just financially painful.

3 Ways Technology Makes Running a Business Easier

In the fast-paced business world, anything that makes life easier to manage is snapped up immediately and tried out. Technology is a love it, hate it kind of deal for many business folks. Not every new tech idea is well executed and it takes time to learn new ones. But just like with how Google starts hundreds of little projects only to shut down most of them a few months later when users have already gotten used to using them in their everyday lives, business executives don’t have time for a do-over

How Does Email Marketing Help You Grow Your Small Business?

Are you looking for an efficient business growth tool which will be useful in delivering highest ROI? Then, you cannot miss the potential of email marketing.

Even though for many the potential of social media marketing tends to be more enticing, the drive of email outreach still continues to drive excellent results each year. If you want to use email marketing strategy and you have a small business, then this will be effective for customer retention. You can use the following tips so as to

Trade Show Checklist – The Essentials

Your company is probably making a considerable investment in their next trade show, and why not? Every important potential client will be there looking to see what you and your competitors have on offer. You need to make sure that your investment is directed toward those things that position you positively in the industry’s mind and create a good payoff for your company. Here is what you need to do to ensure this is the outcome.

Plan everything out

The planning phase for the trade

How to Plan Your Next Business Trip

I have just got back from my first ever overseas business trip to Hong Kong, I was there for a series of meetings which went very well. What did go quite so well was the way in which I planned my trip there, not everything was bad, my private limo airport transfer from Hong Kong airport was great, the hotel was perfect and my schedule was timed to perfection. With this being said, I really struggled with downtime, I did not plan enough things to do during my wait times, I forgot some vital pieces

Reap the Advantages of Your Own Business without the Risks

Working is almost mandatory for all of us to earn a living and be able to enjoy the little ‘materialistic’ joys of life along with spending on the essentials. Whether through time restraints, availability, experience or pay, a lot of us will settle for something we may not love doing. Many nurture the idea of setting up a business of their own, but the investment, risks, advertising, time taken to set up the business and for it to earn a profit are some of the deterrents that stop us from going