How To Realize Great Savings On Your Auto Insurance Quote

When you're in the market for excellent auto insurance quotes, there are a number of factors that need to be taken into consideration in order to make sure that you are getting the best possible deal. In this day and age, the sheer range of choices available to a customer can be a source of great confusion and resulting indecision. So it's an excellent idea to research your options and shop around for the best offer. The Newer The Vehicle, The Lower Your Quote Of course, there are also a number 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 [...]

Fintechs – the next big thing?

The UK, most notably London has become Europe’s #1 location for successful start-up companies in the field of financial technology or ‘Fintech’ for short, accounting for over 50% of all European investment in that field. The fintech sector in the UK’s capital is actually having more money invested in it than any other place on the planet. I wanted to examine some of these companies which could completely change the way we view and store our money. This article from the Guardian discusses 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 [...]

Extra Steps You Can Take to Make a Patient Feel More Comfortable

Doctors and nurses pass on everything they have to their students - including their bad habits. Because they have the position of authority in a teaching hospital or clinical environment, their position on the medical chain of command is so stiff and formalized, so institutionalized and military. In crisis situations, as medical situations often are, people need to do what they are told to do. Sometimes, the patient gets caught in the middle of the press and stress. Explanation The cold Read more [...]

How to Go Above and Beyond for Your Company

Whether you’re vying for a big promotion or you simply want to stand out from the pack, it’s important to stay on top of your game at work. Maintaining a consistent habit of going above and beyond is a surefire way to position yourself for better opportunities down the road. If you feel like your work just isn’t getting noticed, try these tactics to go the extra mile. Keep Your Energy up All Day The trick to really excelling at work isn’t in staying late or working through 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 [...]

Top 5 Tips for Communicating with Your Employees

Employees are a company's most vital and important resource. They make the engine run, so to speak, carrying out the core business objectives and helping a company become successful. Mastering the art of communicating effectively (especially if they have their online communication degree) with employees honors their important role in a business by increasing employee engagement, a key factor in employee retention and success. Effective communication with employees can improve using Read more [...]