Isla wright's Blog (17)

How to Keep Your Best Employees from Leaving

Employees make up the main driving force behind any successful business. In fact, some studies have even shown that good relations between a company and its employees can have a deeper impact on the success of that company than the relationship between…


Added by Isla wright on July 10, 2019 at 7:02am — No Comments

Millennials and Loans – How to Sort out Your Finances

Millennials have a unique relationship with money and manage their finances differently than their parents or grandparents. Such differences, as well as biases about millennials, have led to a bad financial rap for Generation Y. Unfortunately, they are also coping with bigger financial burdens than previous generations, including soaring home prices and high student loans. With such added pressure, it’s no wonder that millennials between the ages of 25 and 34…


Added by Isla wright on June 26, 2019 at 4:25am — No Comments

How Can Graphic Design Improve Your Small Business Brand?

Graphic design is vital for your brand representation, whether you run a big company or a small business. However, it is not that rare that small business owners cut their design expenses. This mostly happens because they lack money, but sometimes they just lack knowledge and business vision. There are multiple benefits of great design, and it can’t be cut if you want to establish your brand and grow your audience. Therefore, here is the list of the essential…


Added by Isla wright on May 27, 2019 at 7:08am — No Comments

Growing Industries That Will Make a Splash in 2019

In many of life’s endeavors, timing is crucial. This rule especially applies when it comes to entering the business world and starting your own company. If you jump into an industry at the right time, your business could see a huge success. On the other, enter the industry too early or too late, and your company will turn out to be a waste of money. And if this is the year you’ve decided to kick-start your entrepreneurial career, making sure there’s enough…


Added by Isla wright on April 27, 2019 at 5:04am — No Comments

Relocating Your Small Business – Top 5 Considerations

When a running a small business, changing your company’s location is something you’ll simply have to do. If the time has come for your small business to relocate, you’re looking at a period of chaos and loss of productivity. However, before all that, you first have to make sure that moving to a new office is a smart thing to do and plan the entire process carefully. That being said, here’s a list of top 5 considerations you have to make when relocating your…


Added by Isla wright on September 6, 2018 at 4:16am — No Comments

Importance of Employee Motivation

When running a business, there are not a lot of factors that are as important as having motivated employees. To be fair, there are not a lot of factors that are as difficult to achieve, either. One of the reasons that employee motivation seems so elusive to some is the fact that it is something that needs to become a regular routine, and not just a one-time deal.

Sadly, many employers fail to understand this. This…


Added by Isla wright on August 13, 2018 at 8:42am — No Comments

How to Smartly Invest in Real Estate

After the real estate bubble burst back in 2008, seeing the words smart, investment and real estate in the same sentence ever again seemed impossible. Ten years on, and the market has completely stabilized,…


Added by Isla wright on August 10, 2018 at 5:55am — No Comments

5 Things to Consider Before Hiring New Employees

When hiring an employee, you need to ensure that they are a match for your company on so many different levels. First, you need to ensure that they’re qualified for the position you’re hiring for. Second, you need to be 100 percent positive that they’re a culture fit. Finally, you need to know a thing or two about their past in order to get some idea of their future behavior. Here are five considerations that will help you get these three concerns off your…


Added by Isla wright on August 3, 2018 at 3:11am — No Comments

How to Run a Successful Small Business Website

In the online world where everyone and their dog has a profile on social media (and surfs the web), there is really no justifiable reason why a business, big or small, shouldn’t have a website and a killer marketing strategy to boot. The digital audience is growing with each passing year, and the customer pool has become so vast and diverse that…


Added by Isla wright on June 8, 2018 at 5:24am — No Comments

5 Retirement Considerations for Small Business Owners

Running your own business is never easy. There’s just so many things that have to be done and small business owners often forget to think about their retirement plan. Still, this is an important thing to do, since without a retirement plan you might just end up short. And since a recent study showed that 47% of small business owners don’t have any retirement plans, we decided to single out 5 considerations every small business owner should have in…


Added by Isla wright on May 6, 2018 at 11:59pm — No Comments

Smart Ways to Fund Your Business Idea

Coming up with a great business idea that could potentially turn into a profitable enterprise is more than exciting. Many entrepreneurs venture out into the business world to try and make a name for themselves and turn their ideas into a reality. On the other hand, some entrepreneurs give up on their dreams because they fear the…


Added by Isla wright on April 27, 2018 at 4:16am — No Comments

The Importance of Quality Branding for Your Business

Every household name of today had to start from scratch. There is always a long road ahead of those entering a business up until the point when their name is associated with a specific quality, service, or product.

The power of branding is a slow-moving force which takes a detailed…


Added by Isla wright on April 9, 2018 at 1:34pm — 1 Comment

Starting an Online Trading Business – Here are Your Options

The idea of trading for a living really seems interesting, especially now when you can do all the trading from the comfort of your home. However, it’s critical that you choose the right things to trade with. The web offers you plenty of options and it’s up to you choose what kind of online trading business you’ll start.…


Added by Isla wright on March 8, 2018 at 5:36am — 4 Comments

5 Creative Ways to Finance Your Startup

What do you do when you need the money to start a business? In most situations you A) apply for a business loan and B) look for investors or people willing to buy an equity in your company. Both of these methods, however, have some serious downsides. Applying for a small business loan is not a simple matter, as for selling the equity in your company, it also means sacrificing some of the control. With this in mind, here are five creative alternatives to…


Added by Isla wright on February 23, 2018 at 6:33am — No Comments

7 Ways to Optimize Your Small Business Finance Processes

Without getting the financial house in order, an entrepreneur cannot hope to keep their head above water. Things like the sheer number of sales can make a difference, but it is financial management that lays the groundwork for long-term, sustainable growth.…


Added by Isla wright on February 11, 2018 at 7:00am — No Comments

7 Fashion eCommerce Store Tips for Success

The fierce competition and it all boiling down to appearance, mobility and usability of your website have rendered the quest for success in the world of fashion eCommerce rather difficult to achieve. Complicated navigation is the culprit behind almost a quarter of users abandoning their shopping carts – people simply don’t have any patience for the lack of user-friendliness.

Innovation plays an essential role in…


Added by Isla wright on February 6, 2018 at 7:30am — 1 Comment

5 Tips for Managing Your Business Expansion

Every business owner out there wants their company to scale up. However, once that starts happening, you can't just sit and wait for things to go your way. What you need to do is manage your expansion effectively and only then will you get to take your business to the next level. And if you’re wondering how to do this, here are 5 tips that are guaranteed to do the trick.…


Added by Isla wright on January 13, 2018 at 4:00am — No Comments

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