Tag: Business trends

Skills and mindset needed to work in a remote capacity

Skills and mindset needed to work in a remote capacity

Increasingly, people are seeing that the benefits of remote work outweigh the more traditional office experience. One of the reasons for this is fewer distractions which in turn leads to increased productivity. Employers offering a flexible remote option can translate into long-term loyalty and reduced costs. Working remotely is not only cost-effective, it also allows you to recruit the absolute…

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How to become a great entrepreneur

How to become a great entrepreneur

Success requires hard work, determination and commitment to improving. Igniting your passions is key to business success. Passion is key to getting through the hard times. Passion is inside you – you just need to stir it up. It resides within your strengths. Below is a list of tips that will help you begin your entrepreneurial journey: • Following your…

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Grow your business while doing the right thing

Grow your business while doing the right thing

Most people associate profit and growth with company’s success. However, you should look behind the numbers and do the kind thing. In this post we aim to explain how it is possible to run a business that is both economically sustainable and socially impactful. • Many entrepreneurs start their businesses aiming to obtain power and financial gain; however, these objectives…

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Overcoming your outsourcing fears

Overcoming your outsourcing fears

Many businesses around the globe are thinking of expanding to new and exciting opportunities, but there is a certain fear within regarding outsourcing. Outsourcing can bring a world of benefits to your business. It can inject expertise, create new opportunities, build relationships and take away all the peripheral tasks so you can get on with loving your business. Here are…

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Our top remote work tips

Our top remote work tips

• Use video calling. Video calling can help create more personal relationships with your remote co-workers.• Set up a home office. Create your won space exclusively for work with a setup that works for you.• Move around. Don’t just sit at your desk for 8 hours straight. Take breaks, walk outside, do a quick exercise.• Watch the time. Set specific…

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Entrepreneurship is not just for start-ups – big businesses can also be innovative

Entrepreneurship is not just for start-ups – big businesses can also be innovative

It is often thought that innovation is a phenomenon limited to small, hungry entrepreneurs, but this isn’t true. Businesses can also be innovative. However, in order to do so they must follow certain steps. The first is to have standardized policies that create an environment where innovation can flourish. The second step a business needs to take is to create…

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Brief guide to succeeding in the world of remote work

Brief guide to succeeding in the world of remote work

Whether you’re working from home by choice or your employer has instituted a new work-from-home policy, the world of working at home might be new and intimidating to you. Luckily, this guide is here to walk you through every concern – from how to set up the perfect at-home workspace to tips for deftly avoiding distractions. Tip 1: When working…

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Guide to being an effective communicator

Guide to being an effective communicator

Effective communication can be the deciding factor in acting that job interview or convincing investors to hop aboard your new company. Although communicating ideas effectively sounds like simple common sense, many of us continue to make basic mistakes that could cost us opportunities. In this post you will learn the most important techniques to become a better communicator. If you’re…

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The rise of remote working

The rise of remote working

When you think about work, you probably think of an office. A worker behind every desk, typing away on a computer. Afternoon meetings in the conference room to discuss recent projects. Gossip at the water cooler; take-away lunch in a paper bag. Yet modern technology has completely changed the way we think of work. New ways of sharing information mean…

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Ways to use the internet to identify customers

Ways to use the internet to identify customers

Next time you’re driving or walking, count all the billboards or other print ads that you see. The number may shock you. These “old school” advertising strategies still have an important role to play in the marketplace. But slowly, they’re being overtaken by another, more sophisticated kind of marketing. If you have ever browsed old magazines you have certainly been…

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