Category: Business Advice

5 Influencing Tips for Setting up a New Business

19 June, 2012

Setting up a business is more than just buying a property and turning it into a shop. Maybe for sole traders it is that easy. However, in reality, setting up businesses is a very tactical task which one should deal with very carefully to avoid any problems in the future. When one decides to start their own business, there are a range of issues which one has to sort through. It is important to a have a clear aim and purpose in mind in regard of setting up a new business. Firm decisions can only be taken with a focused mind for a higher level of work efficiency.

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Social Media Marketing For Small Startups

12 June, 2012

Social media is one of the best marketing tools at our disposal right now. With millions or even billions of people present on these networks, they are excellent for consumer-oriented startups that want a market that isn’t restricted by geography. Even then, quite a few entrepreneurs are hesitant about using social media to market their products or services, and they end up losing out on one of the most popular delivery channels of the decade.

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How to work with your business partners coherently

5 June, 2012

Administrating a business can be a tough job. You have to handle numerous tasks from day to day and this means that the work is cut out for you. For many entrepreneurs it seems rational to get a partner that will not only share the cost of the business but also in fact share the responsibilities that come with it. If you are in such type of an arrangement it is imperative that you have the basic understanding of how to handle business partners. The reason is simple. If there is a synergy between the partners the business will be productive and efficient but if there happens to be conflict and disagreement then the overall management will also be affected.

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Indicators that It Is Time for a Career Change

30 May, 2012

One of the toughest decisions in anyone’s professional life is to change careers. It calls for a lot of considerations, self assessment and determination to make that move you have been entertaining for a long time. Before you quit your current career for another one, are you sure you really want to move? What is the motivation behind your career change? The following considerations should help make the right decision and assess whether the time is ripe for a career switch.

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Defy the Odds and Start Your Business

23 May, 2012

Nothing guarantees any professional total job satisfaction as being in charge. Job satisfaction is a challenge many professionals face, mainly because of the failure of the seniors to recognize and reward the best performing junior employees. Many professionals and wannabe entrepreneurs nurse brilliant business ideas but the ideas die naturally. Some fail to materialize because of fear of failure while others for lack of capital. You need to review why you haven’t put into practice the great ideas.

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