Tag: growth strategies

Posted on July 16, 2019

Small Local Businesses Can Tout Their "Greenness" by Doing These Four Things

More consumers every day are looking for ways to become environment friendly. Because of this, small local businesses should be promoting what they’re doing to become more “green”. Striving to become a green business is a good thing for companies to do for at least three reasons: -Becoming more environmentally sound is good is good […]

Posted on July 13, 2019

What is Strategic Human Resource Management?

In Human Resource (HR) and management circles nowadays there is much talk about Strategic Human Resource Management and many expensive books can be seen on the shelves of bookshops. But what exactly is SHRM (Strategic Human Resource Development), what are its key features and how does it differ from traditional human resource management? SHRM or […]

Posted on July 12, 2019

Price Strategy Selling Ignores Customer Satisfaction

Price driven marketing has seriously taken control of the mainstream marketplace. The strategy totally ignores customer satisfaction and has come dangerously close to destroying capitalism in North America and I suspect, in Western Europe. I believe it is a flawed strategy for the economy overall, however it has opened tremendous opportunities for quality Master salespeople […]

Posted on July 11, 2019

Pyrography (Fire Art on Wood) for Pleasure or Profit – Eight Tips For Starting Up A Small Business

1. Make a simple plan listing the Pyrography items you want to sell and the prices you aim to sell them at. If you are unsure of the mark up price, then think about how much you would be prepared to be paid per hour to do this work. Next factor into your equation the […]

Posted on July 8, 2019

Business Modernization: Innovative and Creative Organizational Restructuring

Modernization is an effective approach to making existing mainframe and distributed systems more responsive to business needs. To meet the demand for business innovation and agility, organizations are looking to improve the structure, flexibility and re usability of their business. An article written in the Harvard Business Review entitled, "Managing Professional Intellect: Making the Most […]

Posted on July 7, 2019

7 Tips To Guarantee A Successful Group Recruitment Evening

Group recruitment evenings are a great way to save time and money in selecting the right people for your business. It really fits into the mantra of "recruit on attitude first, then on aptitude". However, you need to use it selectively for the right type of roles within your company and make sure that you […]

Posted on July 6, 2019

9 Things That Hinder Business Growth

Have you ever wondered why some small businesses take off and grow very quickly and others stay the same for years and years? Small business growth takes strategy and strong leadership. Some new business owners achieve a certain level of success, sit back and fail to do what is necessary to grow the business. 9 […]

Posted on July 2, 2019

Understanding Creativity – Person, Place, Product and Process (Part 1)

What do person, place, product, and process (the 4 P's) have in common? According to creative researchers, these are the four generally accepted faces to creativity. Additionally these facets are interrelated, which makes creativity complicated to understand and to cultivate, especially in organizations. Understanding its multiple aspects, however, is a critical first step in bringing […]

Posted on July 1, 2019

Building Emotional Equity Through Reciprocity and Friendship

Lots of people have a hard time asking for what they want; they do not want to be pesty or they think they do not deserve it. Do yourself a BIG favor and flip it around. Do not think in terms of connecting with people to get what you want; think about how YOU can […]

Posted on June 30, 2019

The Global Economic Crisis' Effects on Business

The global recession prompted due to several causes is a ghastly piece of news for each and every business in every country throughout the world. The tendency adopted in this recession by companies in their pursuit to survive during the chaotic time would be to enter into the headcount, as well as freezing the budget […]

Posted on June 26, 2019

Profitable Product Launching – 4 Definitive Advantages to Product Launching

Online and traditional businesses are under extreme pressure to create, innovate, and introduce new products. They are refining their skills in profitable product launching techniques that will surely result in growth and robust sales. Today, the life cycle of a product is decreasing while innovation is accelerating. That's why businesses are in constant pressure to […]

Posted on June 25, 2019

DCF Analysis: Forecasting Cash Flows

In order to get started with a discounted cash flow analysis, we forecast a company's free cash flows and then discount them to the present value using the company's weighted-average cost of capital (WACC). Forecasting free cash flows, however, can be quite complicated – it is really an art. There are many things that can […]

Posted on June 24, 2019

Build Your Startup Business Infrastructure on a Budget

There are quite a few steps to take when building a business from the ground up. This article assumes you have already gained a basic knowledge of these steps and are at a point where you have some funding and you are ready to put the building blocks of your business in place. If you […]

Posted on June 20, 2019

10 Ways to Respect Diversity in the Workplace

The world is a colorfully diverse place and so are our workplaces. Diversity is an economic and legal priority in business. It increases the bottom line, jump starts innovation and keeps businesses out of legal jeopardy. Managers, supervisors and employees at every level of a company need to find ways to embrace and respect diversity […]

Posted on June 19, 2019

Hyperpigmentation of the Skin – Treatment Strategies

Hyperpigmentation simply described is a focal area or patch of darker pigmentation on any area of the skin.  Special cells in the skin called melanocytes naturally produce melanin – the pigment which your body uses to create skin and hair color.  The production of melanin is under very sophisticated and tight control but is influenced […]

Posted on June 18, 2019

Pros and Cons of Having a Small Business Voicemail System

In any business, application of advanced technologies can contribute towards ensuring success. Your office may require a better telephone system and voice mail system to carry out effective business transactions. The success of any business depends mainly on client satisfaction. In order to maintain steady contact with clients, small business owners can make good use […]

Posted on June 14, 2019

Modern and Innovative Uses of Jute Fibers

Jute fibers are always known as strong, coarse, environment friendly, and organic. Jute uses were primarily confined to marginal and small manufacturers and growers. but now it is used as important raw materials for several industries. It is unfortunate that jute still lags behind other fibers like silk, wool, and cotton. However at present time, […]

Posted on June 13, 2019

The 5 Stages of a Sales Call

You might be a business owner or self employed or someone who through force of circumstance has moved into sales. This article will give you a structure to work from which will help make you more successful in sales. First a bit of Psychology, when people meet for the first time, there is always some […]

Posted on June 12, 2019

At Home Business Ideas For the Handicapped Or Disabled

The best home based business ideas begin with knowing your niche. If you are one of the many handicapped people who want to contribute, remember, you have certain skills, life experience, interests and values that others may not have, so finding your niche is going to be much easier. Here are the 10 best home […]

Posted on June 8, 2019

Every Blue Ocean Will Suddenly Turn Red – Create An Unfair Advantage Instead

The vast red and blue oceans of the marketing world tsunamied into our awareness and vocabulary a few years ago, when two INSEAD professors, W.Chan Kim and Rene Mauborgne, claimed that competition can be rendered irrelevant. Their book, Blue Ocean Strategy, heralded the news to marketing managers and CEOs all over the world: after years […]