All posts by leontranter

Making A Big Impression In the Community With Your Small Business

(This is a contributed post) Why do you do what you do? Is it because you want to make a positive difference in other people’s lives? Is it because you want to introduce new people to something you feel very passionate about? Is it so that you can use your skills and expertise to push […]

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Are You Taking Care Of Your Employees?

(This is a contributed post) There are a lot of things that go into making any business a true success. From marketing to taking care of your finances, if you end up ignoring certain aspects of your business then you’re going to end up in some serious trouble. However, there’s one part of a business […]

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5 Overlooked Small Business Costs

(this is a contributed post) It does not matter what sort of company you run, you need to get your finances in order. This is where a lot of businesses go wrong today. They do not track what money they have coming in and out, and so this leads to incorrect estimations. This then causes […]

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Side Hustles For The Financially Savvy

  (This is a contributed post) There are plenty of ways to earn money from home these days, from writing a blog to answering surveys to taking on a home- based position where you work for a company but remotely. These are great as they mean most people can either work from home or earn […]

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Problems with story point estimates

Story point estimates have become standard in agile and Scrum. There are a number of problems with these estimates, however. This article will explain what they are, and what the alternatives are. Where do story points come from? The history of story points is a little unclear. Ron Jeffries’ name often comes up. He claims […]

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How To Fund an Early Stage Business

(This is a contributed post) Funding an early stage business can be a challenge, particularly with the current economic climate, as the majority of people are unable to get a loan from their bank in order to start a business today unless it is secured on their property; and many people aren’t in the position […]

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Want Your Business To Reach Its Intended Destination? You’ll Have To Go The Extra Mile

(this is a contributed post) All business owners share a desire or success, but only a small number of ventures will ever achieve it. Given that the level of competition is so fierce, you can no longer afford to simply do the basics well. If you want to stand out from the crowded marketplace, you […]

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Improve Employee Collaboration With These Remarkable Tips

(This is a contributed post) We all know that two heads are better than one. When we come together and bounce ideas off each other, we often find that we can be a lot more productive in an office environment. And, by setting teams on a task together rather than allocating it to just one […]

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Taking Your Construction Company Further

(this is a contributed post) As the owner of a construction company, you know very well that the competition out there is tough. While the industry is in good health, an increasing number of businesses are popping up everywhere – and, if you’d like to keep your business afloat, you need to find ways to […]

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3 Ways To Improve Your Leadership Abilities

(This is a contributed post) Even for those who are born with innate leadership skills, the need to improve and develop is constant. What constitutes good leadership is constantly evolving, and improving your abilities in this area will stand you in good stead throughout your career. Read on for three different ideas that can help […]

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