Just as the industrial revolution changed cities, workers and business across the globe, so too has the disruption of the web. Online businesses are growing by leaps and bounds and the demarcation line between markets is becoming a faint memory. The new market is not interested in political boundaries between markets or taking time to get the goods into the marketplace.
As the pace of business increases, the ability to make global payment services the center for all financial transactions grows Read more [...]
When it comes to business management, we know very well what we are up against – managing your payroll and accounts, managing your staff, and managing your inventory are just some of your tasks and responsibilities as a business owner or manager. However, when it comes to waste management, it’s a different matter altogether. Sadly, most of us do not really have any idea how to properly dispose of our waste – and we do produce a lot of it, even if we are not a production or manufacturing business Read more [...]
Nowadays all companies should have excellent good customer service in order to maintain a good relationship with their clients. Customer service represents a support that companies offer to their clients before, during and after the purchase of certain services or objects. It’s one of the main elements that help a business develop, maintain its clients, and maybe even attract some more. People who are satisfied with the customer service of a certain company will definitely get back to it as frequently Read more [...]
Fire is an ever-present threat to businesses in the Thames Valley. According to the Buckinghamshire & Milton Keynes Fire & Rescue Service, there were 1,096 999 calls in March 2016 alone, with 512 emergency incidents attended in that month by the fire services. Prevention and safety are critical considerations for businesses, and fire protection must be compliant with UK regulation. Plenty of fire services companies promise to help make your premises more secure and safer. But how do you choose Read more [...]
The advantages of a plant hire service are well understood – hiring your big tools is not only a very cost-effective alternative to buying your own equipment, you also have the possibility to get the equipment you need project after project, as your requirements change. However, there are many plant hire services in the UK, and whilst many of them offer great services, some can meet your needs much better than others can. Selecting a plant hire service is not as easy as it sounds – you could Read more [...]
Time is one of the most wasted aspects of virtually every business. Whether it's downtime from computer systems or late employees, the company could be paying thousands of dollars per year to cover these costs. However, there are several ways you can decrease some of these losses by making the business more efficient when it comes to time. Although each business is unique, these methods may be able to help keep your company from suffering great losses.
Biometric Clocking Systems
One of the biggest Read more [...]
Ask many consumers what they think about advertising and they’ll probably instantly picture the ads that pop up on their phones or video ads that have gone viral on the internet, and of course the ever popular TV ads inserted seemingly more and more frequently between high rating TV shows.
But advertising hasn’t always been so high profile and high budget. Indeed, while some advertising agencies seem to earn their reputation by pushing the boundaries of what an advert is – other methods Read more [...]
With the many technological advances made in VoIP over recent years, most small and medium sized businesses can gain considerable benefits from switching to VoIP for their business communications.
These are reliable and cost-effective telephone services which offer a high degree of customisation including call conferencing, music on hold, and call transfer, to name a few. You can tailor VoIP systems to suit your specific business communication needs.
Maybe you’re just starting up or your business Read more [...]
When typing any business’ name into Google or another search engine, the results that are shown determine the online reputation of that business. Reputation management is hugely important. But what is equally important is building a positive reputation in the first place. If a business’ reputation is good, then it is less likely that they will get negative comments that they then have to deal with.
Three Important Pieces of Advice
There are three facts that every business should be aware Read more [...]
Today’s corporate environment is fast paced, competitive and cut throat. With nearly one in six of the UK workforce running their own micro-enterprise, to venture into launching your own startup you will need to not only offer a great product but also run your company at an optimum level.
Luckily for many startup directors, today’s technological advancement offers them the ability to do so. The cloud offers small corporations the same resources as large corporations and has an uncanny ability Read more [...]