January 2016 Blog Posts (10)

Four Big Headaches Facing Small Businesses in 2016

Get your Tylenol ready because small business owners are going to have a few big headaches this year.

According to the 2016 State of Small Business Report, a national survey of 1,100 small business owners and executives, these big headaches are tied to a few big challenges – hiring new employees, increasing profit, employee healthcare and growing revenue.

Yes, these challenges can be a huge pain (in…


Added by Brian Sutter on January 29, 2016 at 12:47pm — No Comments

The Benefits of Part-Time Online Learning

There are many people who wish to study but are not able to do so. This is either because they are unable to finance their degree expense or have professional commitments. This is how many people fail to gain any sort of formal qualifications. A great way to counter this is to study part-time. The degree does take longer to complete than if you attend an institution.…


Added by Kamy Anderson on January 27, 2016 at 6:51am — 1 Comment

Establishing a Brand in the Cyberspace

Digital age completely changed marketing. It enabled entrepreneurs to target and reach their audience much easier, which led to increased conversion rates and higher sales. Yet, building a brand name still requires a lot of work and dedication. In this article we describe some of the essential practices for building a powerful online brand.…


Added by Marcus Jensen on January 22, 2016 at 6:25am — No Comments

Do You Have A New Business Product Idea?

It seems like there is a new Invention or innovative way of improving productivity on the market every day.  The advent of the internet, social media and cheap labor has made it possible for anyone to start producing a product and making t available to the masses.  If you have a great idea are you ready to take the next step and turn your product into a business opportunity?

The following steps should help you create your dream:


Before you get too stuck…


Added by Robin Kan on January 21, 2016 at 5:50am — No Comments

How to find the best way to manage multiple offices

Nowadays the global economy shifts and everything is moving so fast. And so your business need to do. To adapt fast, to work on real time, to make quick delivers, quick response. And for that you need to see the big picture, to have all the date, easy to access from every single point on Earth.

Many companies are downsizing, rightsizing, capsizing, merging and acquiring. What results is the creation of multiple work places for the business.

This is Qubicor. With Qubicor you can…


Added by Qubicor on January 12, 2016 at 6:40pm — No Comments

Are Business Strategy Simulations Effective Training Tools For Managers?

Business simulations are designed to train and educate business managers to better run their companies. They are also used to analyze markets, businesses, products, and marketing strategies.

The objectives of strategy simulations vary widely depending on the business and the purpose of the training. They can include exercises and methods aimed at training and improving decision making and strategic thinking of managers. These simulations aim…


Added by Robin Kan on January 12, 2016 at 7:54am — No Comments

Jamie Playford Outlines the "Do’s and Don’ts of Succession Planning"

Throughout my time as a business advisor, I have noticed the value of recognising trends among the businesses we form partnerships with. Establishing these trends can help in all areas of our business, and among other benefits, we can use this experience to support companies who may be having issues of a similar kind.…


Added by Jamie Playford on January 5, 2016 at 4:38am — No Comments

Writing your Request for Proposals

The majority of your colleagues are likely cognizant of the phrase RFP and what it represents. They may not recognize how it is employed by purchasing individuals, nonetheless they should understand it is a standard procurement document transmitted to solicit responses from different businesses or providers.

The RFP document is a Request for Proposal form and a business would…

Added by Mark Bell on January 4, 2016 at 3:33pm — 1 Comment

Best website hosting option for small businesses and entrepreneurs

Small businesses and entrepreneurs are always seeking ways to increase profits, grow their businesses and reduce costs. This has seen small businesses and entrepreneurs increasingly leverage technology to achieve these goals and many more. To increase profits and growth, technology is applied in areas like online marketing, ecommerce, websites and many other.

In an effort to reduce costs, entrepreneurs, business owners and managers are leveraging IT solutions such as enterprise…


Added by Goky Brkic on January 4, 2016 at 3:30am — 1 Comment

How to Maximize Your Dollars – Invest in 401k or IRA

Saving for retirement is of the utmost importance, but that doesn’t mean that is has to be dreadfully difficult, especially if you educate yourself about the various options available to you early on. The sooner you start to save, the more time you have to accumulate a nice little nest egg for later on in life.

This is the best way to maximize your money,…


Added by Rick Pendykoski on January 4, 2016 at 1:40am — No Comments

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