Why “Outsourcing” Shouldn’t Be A Dirty Word

(This is a contributed post) What do you think of when the term “outsourcing”, what comes to mind? If you think that it’s a way to get cheap labor, you aren’t wrong, but many people view outsourcing as a dirty word. Some people believe that outsourcing compromises the integrity of a company by, in essence, […]

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Downsize Your Office & Boost Productivity

(This is a contributed post) There’s nothing more exciting than expansion as a business. Growth has always been something to strive for in the business world, particularly as growth often equals more profit, more demand and more success for your company. While there was always the illusion that a large and fancy office meant that […]

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The Steps to a Successful Side Hustle

(This is a contributed post) If you’ve always wanted to work from home, but have held yourself back until now because you’ve been confused by all the options or perhaps fearful to take the plunge, this article is here to offer some easy steps to make your side hustle a success. STEP ONE: DECIDE WHAT […]

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4 Ways to Focus When Working From Home

(This is a contributed post) There are several benefits to working from home, yet it can become a somewhat isolating experience over time, and therefore it’s important you get yourself out into the world, rather than feeling stuck in your tower like Quasimodo! Whilst the positives do tend to outweigh the negatives, for instance, the […]

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It’s not about the tools and processes…

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I’ve been reading Quora lately, and despairing. Nearly every question about Agile there is in this format: “What tool is the best for doing {X} in Agile?”. This is disappointing. What happened to the Agile Manifesto? That bit where it says “People and interactions over processes and tools”? People seem to have forgotten the lesson – […]

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How to Professionalise and Perfect Your Business

(This is a contributed post) Your business would be nothing without its sleek and sophisticated vibe; this is what catches the eye of your target market and it makes them keep coming back for more too. Consumers are now becoming uninterested in plain and simple businesses that don’t blow them away from the get go. […]

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3 Secrets To Mastering Profit

(This is a contributed post) Every business in the world is designed to try and make as much profit as possible. You might well have a business vision which aims for helping people in some way or providing some kind of service, and it is likely that is a genuine desire of yours. But if […]

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3 Clear Benefits of Fostering Close Relationships with Suppliers and Other Companies

(This is a contributed post) We live, today, in a world where more and more people are working as freelancers and contractors, and more and more people are turning to freelancers and contractors in order to get the cheapest and most flexible deals in their professional dealings. At the same time, we live in an […]

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Fun Ways You Can Make More Of A Business Event

When it comes to business, you can often be wondering what ways you can make your brand more well known. You might think about social media, and ensuring you advertise your brand as often as possible. You may even think about your logo design and the things you want to do within your business, however, a […]

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Keep Up Momentum: The Importance Of Your Office Environment

(This is a contributed post) Whether you own an internet-based company, or are in charge of a warehouse; running a business of any size is a challenge for today’s entrepreneur. There are few things more important than your team around you, as they are the ones working hard to drive your business towards success and […]

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