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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Is Your Technology Letting Your Business Down?

(This is a contributed post) These days, technology is vital to businesses. Investing in the right technology for your business is important, but if something goes wrong – it could prove disastrous for your company. Many businesses suffer as a result of their technology not being up to scratch – is this true for your […]

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The walls are glass, but you can’t come in

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Sometimes teams have good times, sometimes they have bad times. Sometimes things go well, sometimes they don’t. No matter how bad things get, it is important that they be transparent, always. The walls around the team are made of glass: information flows freely in and out. But we need to make sure that while they […]

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Red Flags: Stress vs. Your Relationship With Your Employees

(This is a contributed post) You’re a good person. You appreciate the time and effort your staff spend on your business, and you go out of your way to ensure you take care of them and do what you can to create an excellent working environment. Then… stress happens. Stress is an incredibly complicated illness […]

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What Not To Do If You Want Your Business To Thrive

(This is a contributed post) Any business owner will tell you that they dream of owning a thriving business. However, there are a few things you should make sure you should do, and of course, a few things you should make sure you shouldn’t if you want your business to thrive. Here, we’re going to […]

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How To Make Your Leadership Role An Easier One

(This is a contributed post) For many people, rising up the rungs of the career ladder to become a leader in any capacity is a dream come true. And while there are benefits to being a leader – better salary, more authority, a nicer office – the dream can quickly become shattered with the realisation […]

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