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Battling Workplace Negativity

Before building any kind of corporate culture and employee engagement, business leaders need to make sure the workplace does not have any negativity. Learn the signs of a negative workplace and what you can do to resolve workplace negativity. 

The graphic below has been designed by Award Concepts, a leader in employee recognition programs and awards. …


Added by Award Concepts on May 17, 2016 at 11:45am — No Comments

8 Ways to Increase Business Efficiency in 2016

Many business owners are constantly looking for new ways to improve efficiency. However, there is a plethora of information to sift through and there is no way to know what works and what doesn’t. This is why we have only focused on practical steps that have been proven time and again to help increase business efficiency wherever they can be applied.

Cut down on sales effort…


Added by James Helliwell on May 17, 2016 at 8:00am — 2 Comments

Steps To A Successful Workplace Investigation

Businesses of all sizes and industries sometimes have to perform workplace investigations due to allegations of harassment, theft, discrimination and fraud. How does an employer know when an investigation is needed? What is the correct way to perform a workplace investigation?

Arkus, Inc. has created a step by step guide to performing a successful workplace investigation. Please check it out below. …


Added by Arkus, Inc. on May 16, 2016 at 12:30pm — No Comments

How to choose reliable Web Development & Design Companies

In the past few years, you would have found a lot of growth in the corporate sector. The web development and design companies are also the results of this development. It is a known fact today that the web design & development is necessary if you need to expand your business over the internet or you want to start a new internet business. The development & design should be perfect up to the extent that it could attract the people. So, a number of big or financially sound companies in…


Added by Daina on May 13, 2016 at 4:43am — 1 Comment

Effective Marketing Steps to Promote Your Salon Business

Running a beauty, hair or nail saloncan be challenging, but you can help establish your brand visibility by implementing proven salon marketing techniques online. The following steps will help you shape an effective online marketing strategy for your salon.

Steps for Marketing a Salon…


Added by Minu Prasad on May 12, 2016 at 5:24am — 1 Comment

Top 10 B2B eCommerce Platforms and Solutions

52% of B2B buyers say they expect half of their purchases to be made online by 2018. (The Future of Commerce).

B2B ecommerce portal has become a norm for wholesale businesses to provide omni-channel buying experience for their customers. Here we have given a list of B2B eCommerce software that can help your business manage B2B customer demands easily.

#1 …


Added by John Britto on May 11, 2016 at 11:30am — 3 Comments

How to Preserve Your Cash Flow with Slow Paying Corporate Clients

If your small business serves big commercial clients, then one of the hardest challenges is figuring out how to preserve your cash flow when your customers are routinely taking 30, 60, even 90 days to pay off their invoices. This is money that your business needs to cover expenses like payroll, rent, and utilities. Not only does this affect day-to-day operations, but when collections continue to lag behind expenses, it can significantly impede vital business growth and…


Added by Susan Brown on May 10, 2016 at 5:34pm — No Comments

How to defend your business against mysterious hackers who target small businesses

No one knows who they are, which country they live in, or where they’ll strike next. Sometimes they are known as Dragonfly. Others call them Crouching Yeti or Energetic Bear. But since mid-2014, a group of hackers has been looking to make big bucks by starting small.

Their tactics are to target the supply chain companies that work with big brands in different industries – working on the assumption that a small business is easier to crack than a multi-national corporation.…


Added by Lee Carnihan on May 5, 2016 at 10:08am — No Comments

Expert Tips to Grow Your Nail Salon Business

Many businesses these days are finding it hard to get customers. More and more people are doing things themselves what they used to pay others to do. The nail salon business is still part of an industry that can thrive though.

However, you do need to know how to grow your business. Use these expert tips to make sure your nail salon business…


Added by Minu Prasad on May 5, 2016 at 3:55am — No Comments

7 Tips to Make Your Salon Website Attract New Clients


Are you wondering why your salon website is not generating new business for you? If so, then read on!

You only have a couple of seconds to make an impression on visitors that land on your website. Therefore, you need to be at your A-game with your website design, but how exactly do you do this?…


Added by Minu Prasad on May 2, 2016 at 5:15am — No Comments

10 Things Small Businesses Should Avoid At All Costs!

It takes time for start-ups to settle in and make an impact in the business world. The ones that excel are those making the right moves during the course of their business journeys. Many small businesses struggle to survive because they did a combination of wrong moves that hampered their growth stories.

In this article, I will highlight 10 things small businesses should avoid doing in order to gain long-term success.

1. Choosing a cheap location to set up your…


Added by Neerav Mehta on April 29, 2016 at 11:00am — 2 Comments

An effective tool for article writer to build articles easily

Developing an article is not at all an easy task. You will need lot of time and put more effort to deliver a quality article. Generally article writers will write articles on various topics. Once a keyword is given, they will go through lot of information about the keyword and get an idea. Then they will develop the article with informative things. Though it seems to be a simple task, it will be frustrating many times. An article writer does not have the knowledge on every topic which is…


Added by Shirley victor on April 25, 2016 at 8:13am — No Comments

Best way of doing small business

Today there are many businesses that people are doing and the new person thinks of dong the business that can help him to bring the profit. It is very hard to get in the business line because the people that are already in the market and doing business are very much aware of the others and try their best to make their business get good profit and for that they use all methods that are important to do good business. There are many other people that are thinking of doing business but they are…


Added by Shirley victor on April 25, 2016 at 2:11am — No Comments

How Surety Bonds Can Help Your Small Business

Although most people think that surety only works for obligees it also brings plenty of benefits to contractors and various other service businesses. In this article we are going to analyze benefits of surety bonds and determine how small and medium enterprises can use them to reduce their business risks.…


Added by Marcus Jensen on April 24, 2016 at 12:50pm — No Comments

Four Benefits Associated With Organized Budgeting Methods

Budgets are the methods businesses use in order to tell their money where it should go. This allows them to know how much they have to spend on certain areas. Most business owners understand that they have a budget, understand that they should follow the budget, and understand going over budget means losing money. However, most wonder why budgeting is so very important to the business. The best way to ensure you have a clear and precise layout is to utilize a…


Added by Robin Kan on April 23, 2016 at 12:06pm — No Comments

5 Steps to Expand Your Small Business Globally

Technological advancements and new business models have set up the global stage for enterprises to exploit. Building a local audience is still the first step towards getting the operations off the ground, but that also serves as a stepping stone to establishing the global presence. However, a great number of businesses that set out to achieve this feat fall short of the ambitious goals. Translating back and forth, getting to know the business culture, creating the…


Added by Lilly Adams on April 22, 2016 at 5:39am — No Comments

5 tips to prepare yourself for the new recession

It’s been eight years since the 2008 recession.

I believe we are in a massive recession right now but the media can’t call it that because by definition we aren’t there yet. A recession is defined as a period of temporary economic decline during which trade and industrial activity are reduced, generally identified by a fall in GDP in two straight quarters. By the time the media calls it a recession it’s already too late – it will be after the fact and you have already been…


Added by Masha Karan on April 22, 2016 at 4:34am — No Comments

Still gettng hit by Penguin in 2016? Here is how to remove that penalty

Google’s first Penguin algorithm update in 2012 was targeted at websites that achieved a higher ranking through the use of paid link schemes. Now even as late as today in 2016 I still see people…


Added by James Helliwell on April 20, 2016 at 8:00am — No Comments

Golden Opportunity for Young & Aspiring Entrepreneurs to Start Ecommerce Startup for Free

Every other person nowadays wants to become an entrepreneur and build the next billion-dollar ecommerce startup. There are those who wait for Amazon’s Great Indian Festival Sale or Flipkart’s Big Billion Days. And there are some who build their own Amazon or FlipKart. Get a chance to become the former and launch your own ecommerce marketplace for free. YoKart, a popular ecommerce platform, has started a rare event #YoKart100Startups, which would give away 100 free licenses…


Added by Ankush Mahajan on April 20, 2016 at 2:21am — No Comments

Main Warehouse Facility Considerations for Small Businesses

Small businesses that participate in the modern world of trade can count on much more options than their commercial ancestors. Modern communication and online business trends enhance the entire production and distribution process. However, most small businesses still need safe and well-maintained warehouses to accommodate their goods before they are sold and delivered to their end users. Here are the main considerations for every business owner who is about to start looking for an…


Added by Derek B. Lotts on April 19, 2016 at 7:09am — No Comments

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