Tag Archive: business

5 Activities That Could Bring Your Team Closer Together

https://unsplash.com/photos/-xJAb5-NJSQ In business, you always want to ensure that your team works well together. Because a company is only ever as good as its people. Not only will you want to find and hire the best of the best, but you’ll also want to nurture them, train them, and ensure that you can create the greatest staff that you could possibly have. A huge part of that is team building. Because when you have this range of people that are great at what they do, there’s not always a guarantee that when put together, they’ll work well. Of course, you’ll always want to bring the right people into departments so that you know the team will mesh well, but not everyone in your company will…
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Self-Employed But Want To Grow Your Business? Why It Might Be Time To Have Employees

If you are like me and are self-employed, then the time might come that you need to take on a staff member of two. If you want your business to grow, or it is getting out of hand as it is, and you feel constantly rushed off your feet, then it could be a good idea to employ staff. Whether full-time or part-time, though, there are things that you need to think about to make sure that you are doing the practice legally and lawfully. Here are some suggestions and ideas for when it comes to taking your self-employment to the next level. It would be great to hear if you have any experience of this and what has worked for you; we’re all in…
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Is The Customer Always Right? Let’s Explore

Years ago, back in 1909 in fact, a phrase penned “the customer is always right” by Harry Gordon Selfridge became a thing, and has done now for many years. It is something we hear just spoken outloud, when a service is bad, a product isn’t up to scratch and a complaint is sent into a business, shop or company. The customer is always right. It is also something that a company may use to their advantage, to perhaps give the impression that they will offer a good service. That their products or services are worth buying. That they appreciate that the customer is always right. But is this really the case? Do we often think about the domino effect of this complaint that someone has…
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Non-Negotiable: Top 5 Qualities Employers Want In The Office

This image is from Navair Changing career or finding a new job is never easy. After dozens of applications, you may only get one or two callbacks. And, the pressure on making an excellent first impression is huge. Thankfully, there are ways to reduce the tension and make the process easier. All you have to do is show an employer you have a selection of the following. Knowledge Knowledge seems like a prerequisite for any position, but you’d be surprised. Thanks to the college culture, lots of applicants are book smart yet lack common sense. This is a massive problem for employers that need people who can think on their feet. Hence, the search for intelligence is one they take seriously. The trick is to…
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New Life, New Opportunities: Could You Earn A Fortune In Asia?

Source There has been somewhat of a mass-migration in the business world during the last couple of decades. Lots of company bosses now choose to relocate their operation and run their companies from Asian countries. However, it’s not only the big multinational firms that take that approach. Even small and medium-sized ventures tend to benefit from moving to Asia. With that in mind, this article will draw your attention towards some of the issues you’ll need to consider before taking a leap of faith. While this isn’t a complete guide, it should help readers to learn a little more about the process and discover some of the benefits. So, feel free to share this post with your business owning friends. Reasons people relocate their companies…
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