Category: Business Ideas

Searching Domain Names

Buying and selling domain names has become one of the largest trends in the past decade, causing traditional .com website prices to skyrocket over time while they are in demand. However, when you are looking to search new domain names, consider preparing ahead of time and putting the right resources to use before placing your own bids or making a purchase outright. Consider the Website You Are Building Before you begin the hunt to find the very best domain on the market it is important to consider Read more [...]

Top Tips for Finding a Job in the Technology Sector

Applying for a job in a specific industry is harder than many people think. You can’t just send the same application to a supermarket that you would for a job working in an office because they require different skills and, therefore, you need to include different pieces of information in your application.   Despite this sounding quite obvious, many people still send out blanket applications with a templated CV and covering letter and then they seem bemused when they’re turned down for Read more [...]

Tips for Financing a Small Business

You may have the dream of becoming an entrepreneur with a brilliant idea for a small business or an online business, but you need financial backing before you can get started. There are several ways to finance your small business and you can use more than one. The first thing you need is a good business plan. This will help you organize your thoughts, set goals, and any lender will want to see it. Your business plan shows that you are serious about your new endeavor. The Small Business Administration If Read more [...]

Can The Entrepreneurial Spirit Have A Positive Effect On Politics?

The last few years have seen an inundation of negative stories in the press concerning the impact that business professionals have had on the American political process. Stories detailing the influx of "dark money" and other nefarious elements have tended to sour large segments of the public on the desirability of allowing industrial magnates and corporate figures their due say in political matters. However, as always, there is another side of the story, one that deserves its more than its fair share Read more [...]

The Importance of Tech Startups

SMEs are considered to be the backbone of the UK economy, and with more and more tech startups appearing across the nation, how easy is it to start your own business?   Databax, an SME who provides cloud hosting services to other UK SMEs, recently caught up with Alex O'Byrne, director of WeMakeWebsites, creators of bespoke e-commerce websites for design-led retail business, to find out about the creation of their business.   What made you decide to create WeMakeWebsites?   Piers Read more [...]

Small Business Growth In An Cconomic Crisis

Growing a small business even when economic times are good can be difficult enough, especially if no proper planning has been put in place, but trying to grow it during an economic crisis is a lot more problematic. The recent economic crisis has seen many small businesses go under, often through no fault of their own, as markets contracted, loans were much harder to get, and energy and other commodity prices continued to rise.   Despite the small signs of improvement in the country’s Read more [...]

If You Are a Pipe Welder, Now is the Time to Start Your Own Business

There is an assortment of types of professional welders with one currently in great demand. There are projects looking for welders; trained and skilled in the welding of pipes.     Pipe Welding in Business Currently there are plenty of projects for pipe welders and companies who are focused on this part of the welding business. There are not enough pipe welders to keep up with the business demand. Only about 5% of all welders are pipe welders because it’s very hard to do. Read more [...]

How Obamacare Will Affect Employees

The Affordable Care Act - Obamacare - is a tough nut to crack, except for those who are trying to specialize their career to their MBA. However for most of us, it is long and complicated and hard to find unbiased explanations. It challenges HR professionals - even those with advanced degrees. 1. ?Size Implementation is partly a function of the number of employees at a business. The mandate requires employers with?50 or more full-time employees to provide health care Read more [...]

Why to Employ the Time and Attendance Software?

We all are managers in our respective lives- whether it is coordinating a product launch or managing office employees. At times, it becomes tedious. However, with the emerging growth of technology, one can easily manage to become a multi-Tasker. And one such innovation of technology is the timesheet to track employee productivity. Whether you are responsible for managing personnel in an organisation or running a recruitment firm, this time management tool aptly fits the purpose. Let us find out Read more [...]

Don’t Tempt Fate; Talk to a Locksmith Today!

It happens to all but the most organised (aka anal) of people. You lock yourself out of your house or flat or lose your keys down a drain. Always embarrassing, always frustrating and always solved by the application of a locksmith. Doesn’t it always happen at the worst possible time too? (Actually there is never going to be a good time to be locked out from your personal world). The weather is invariably foul. Your dressing gown needs a good wash. There is always a pressing need to regain Read more [...]