Category: Business

Why online is better than going into town

Posted on: December 16, 2020

You might know this feeling. You need to get some new clothes. It’s the middle of winter and the weather outside is frightful, as the old song goes. It’s gloomy and wet and there is something good on the TV. If you go into town you have to get the car out and that means having to pay for parking which is crazy expensive. The other alternative is the bus, which does not have the …

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How to Come Up with a Business Idea

Posted on: December 15, 2020

Business ideas are a dime a dozen, but only the bold and the determined can pull off an original business venture. Entrepreneurship is the quest of opportunity outside of currently monopolized resources. By definition, successful entrepreneurs seek to fill a perceived need in a different way. For budding entrepreneurs, however, creating strong, new business ideas can be a real challenge. Image credit If you have ever looked for a business idea, you have probably noticed…

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How using a Virtual Assistant can help you

Posted on: December 5, 2020

When you own your own business, the one aspect that proves to be the most important is time. How do you optimise it for yourself and your family and leave some? It can seem like an endless slog attempting to step forward and put in the hours while trying to make new connections and expand your scope as well. It doesn’t matter if you run a small one-person group and just care about yourself or…

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Awnings will increase a property’s value

Posted on: December 1, 2020

In these uncertain times the effects on the property market could be considerable. Whether you are looking to sell up or move onto the next place the addition of an awning can help to increase the house value and even secure a sale. Alternatively it can bring a longer shelf life to the home as it will protect the garden by creating shade and it will enable you to keep the home and a conservatory…

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Reasons to get business advice when starting your catering business

Posted on: December 1, 2020

Business advice is extremely important when setting up you own catering business. The food industry is extremely large but extremely busy and making a strong brand can take a lot of time and expertise. Getting good business advice can save a lot of time, money, and heartache. Catering businesses usually have a certain theme when providing food for events. It may be dedicated to making a certain cuisine or type of food. Depending on the…

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How to Get More Customers to Your Food Business

Posted on: November 26, 2020

With all the different ways in which you can market your food business online, there is no reason why you should not be able to use these same methods to get more customers for your business. There are certain things that you should know about how you can use different ways of marketing to get more people interested in what you have to offer and how you can use your resources to promote your food…

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Harness the Power of the Internet for your Business

Posted on: September 29, 2020

Having a good website and an online presence is more important today than ever. Most companies want to be able to make the most of the opportunities that being online offers, but many people also don’t know what they are doing and can make large errors which could be costly to sort out. Image Credit This is why most businesses wanting to improve their website will contact someone such as this web design Swansea based…

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When is the best time to buy a house?

Posted on: September 23, 2020

Buying a property is a calculated risk, particularly at the moment. Let’s look at the key considerations if you intend to purchase a property at this time. Image Credit How does this recession affect the property market? Eleven years ago, the UK plunged into a recession due to a subprime mortgage crisis when borrowers with less-than-average credit ratings were lent too much money. The US property market crashed and the rest is well-documented history. The…

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Starting up your Own Business During a Pandemic

Posted on: September 7, 2020

Starting your own business has never been so tough – in these uncertain financial times, making a decision to start up on your own is a big leap of faith – yet many people are still choosing this way and with a bit of hard work it is still possible to make a success of starting up a company, even with a recession looming – so what are the magic ingredients when it comes to…

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How to Ensure your Business Keeps Going During Tough Financial Times

Posted on: September 4, 2020

Business is tough at the moment – with a pandemic wreaking havoc on businesses all around the world, getting ahead of the competition has never been so important. Taking the time to think about your business and how you could improve things could make a huge difference to your success in the coming months, with a huge recession looming. Here are some ways that you can make sure that you keep your business going throughout…

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How to pack for moving day

Posted on: August 25, 2020

Moving into a new home is an exciting time but first you have to get through the moving day. It can be very stressful having to pack up all your belongings ready to move into your new home but there are a number of things that you can do to help make moving day go as smoothly as possible. Image credit Professionals – first of all always make sure that you enlist the services of…

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Get Smart with Packing

Posted on: August 22, 2020

One of the most time consuming and often daunting parts of moving house is packing. Particularly if you have been in your home a long time, you will probably have accumulated a lot of addition stuff! If you have a large home and you are moving to a smaller property this can also cause quite a headache! There are lots of ways that you can be proactive and organised to stop the stress on moving…

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Inspirational business quotations from famous people

Posted on: June 29, 2020

Winston Churchill once said; “Success is not final; failure is not fatal: It is the Courage to continue that counts”!  This quotation inspires; perseverance and dedication.  Written by Colin R. Davis the quotation “The road to success and the road to failure are almost exactly the same”!  tells us how close failure and success can be and how the path to one can lead to the other!  “Don’t be afraid to give up the good…

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Good customer service all the time

Posted on: June 8, 2020

Customer service is about more than simply greeting visitors to your office with a smile and offering them a cup of tea or coffee. Customer service has a big impact on the way in which people will view your company, whether or not they will buy your products and services and crucially whether they will recommend you to others. Image credit Here are some key points to think of when it comes to your customer…

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Top tips for wedding photography…from a professional wedding photographer

Posted on: May 6, 2020

Wedding photography is a big business. The opportunity to capture the most important day of any couple’s life is precious and comes with a lot of responsibility. Image Credit With a report in Chron suggesting that wedding photographers can make ‘substantial salaries’, there is clearly money to be made down this career path but only if you are a talented and dedicated photographer. Messing up just one wedding can leave you with a reputation that…

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What exactly is SEO?

Posted on: April 21, 2020

If you have a website, you may have heard of ‘SEO’ but have little idea of what is involved. Do not worry – it’s not as hard as you think! SEO stands for Search Engine Optimization and is a name given to efforts to improve the search engine ranking of your site in Google. Image credit When someone searches for something on Google, the results page displays links to sites that are considered most relevant…

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