How to Fund Your Small Business Idea
Jan16

How to Fund Your Small Business Idea

All businesses begin with an idea. Whether it’s a grand innovative leap or a new method of improving a process, a single idea can spark boundless entrepreneurial spirit. When transforming an idea into a viable operation, most budding business owners will require some kind of investment. Once the startup costs have been identified and estimated, the next step is to secure initial funding. This investment can come from a number of...

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Establishing an IT Strategy for Your Startup (Made Simple!)
Jan12

Establishing an IT Strategy for Your Startup (Made Simple!)

When you decide to launch a startup, you have to make a lot of important decisions. One of the biggest is how you will establish your IT strategy. A weak IT strategy can be a huge financial drain, and usinging resources ineffectively can be disastrous to businesses that are just starting out. Whether you enlist IT experts to help you or you plan to tackle IT strategy on your own, you should have a solid understanding of what makes an...

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4 Ways To Get Cash For Your Business Fast
Jan10

4 Ways To Get Cash For Your Business Fast

Cash is the life blood of any business, but there are times when cash is not as readily available as it needs to be. When the money runs low, you could go to a bank and apply for a loan. But it takes time to process a loan and you could be in serious financial trouble by the time the loan is approved. There are other ways to raise money fast to keep your business going, even in the most desperate of times.   Factoring Invoice...

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Building a Better Business
Dec22

Building a Better Business

Running your own small business can be a turbulent affair. One day you feel like you’re on the up, another day you may feel like you’re going nowhere fast. Building and sustaining a successful company is hard work, but the rewards can be huge – both personally and financially. There are lots of things you should be thinking about to keep the momentum flowing. You shouldn’t just be focusing on the day-to-day operations, you also need...

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Is Print Media Benefitting Local Communities?
Dec21

Is Print Media Benefitting Local Communities?

A question often asked by businesses is whether digital media is outperforming print. As new digital methods continue to expand and grow, some believe this could be the end of traditional media as we know it. In the debate, one side claims that digital is king, while the other insists that traditional media still holds appeal. Both arguments have merit, but the idea that print is dead is mistaken. Although digital media is constantly...

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Best Deals on Gadget Insurance
Dec19

Best Deals on Gadget Insurance

Protecting your gadgets is vital but doesn’t need to be expensive. Many of us now own multiple gadgets including laptops, cameras, tablets, and smartphones. If you can’t afford to lose your gadget then insuring it is a must. Unlike car insurance, if you need to make a claim it won’t increase your premium. Home insurance may cover the cost of replacing gadgets but this is normally if something happens to it within...

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Things To Consider For Work Uniforms For Your Business
Dec19

Things To Consider For Work Uniforms For Your Business

Are you company uniforms comfortable? Do they make you feel good and proud to go to work? Company uniforms must be in line with what your staff can work in. Your people have to be comfortable, look professional, and be identifiable in what they wear when they go to work. You can check out the business wear by Be Smart Clothing for high quality ones you and your staff would love to don on. However, you must first make sure that you...

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Purification Vs Filtration – What’s The Difference?
Dec15

Purification Vs Filtration – What’s The Difference?

We all want to be sure that the water we drink is healthy and clean. But, research indicates that water contains contaminants that might harm our health over time. To make sure healthy drinking water is available, many people install a home purification or filtration system. The first step to getting cleaner water, though, is figuring out which system to get and understanding the differences between them. Different water treatment...

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Best Ways to Beef Up Mobile Security
Dec14

Best Ways to Beef Up Mobile Security

With more businesses requiring employees and contractors to bring their own device, the importance of mobile security becomes even more important than ever. No longer is data security in the business the main issue, now it spans to all devices used regardless of ownership. Not only can we share with you some tips and tricks, but also what to do in the event your mobile device has been hacked.   I Have Been Compromised You are...

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A Guide to Sourcing a 3PL Provider
Dec13

A Guide to Sourcing a 3PL Provider

The emergence of online shopping has resulted in a new dimension of logistical support, called “Third Party Logistics”, or 3PL, as it is often referred to. What exactly is 3PL? Well, a provider would integrate warehousing and transportation, with packing services also offered, which is really the ideal solution for the online retailer. All sold products are shipped to the 3PL provider, who packages using the client’s packaging, and...

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