Posts Tagged‘business’

Small touches around the office to improve your professional appearance to clients

Source A professional looking office is essential if you want to make a good impression with your clients. Very often, it is the little details that make the biggest and most favourable impression. So, why not follow this handy guide to small touches around the office to improve your professional appearance to clients? Cleanliness and tidiness This should be a given. If your office space is cleaned and tidied daily before any clients arrive, you will demonstrate your care and consideration for all aspects of business life. Office furniture You may find it a struggle to negotiate from a strong position…

Why You need to Write a Will if You’re a Business Owner

Not many people think about writing a will until they reach a certain age. While it may not be the most joyful thing you can do – let face it, it’s quite depressing to dwell on what will happen after you die, if you own a business you may seriously have to start thin king about getting one written. Without one, all of your assets could not be distributed how you’d like. When it comes to a business, it’s not as simple as a certain possession not going to the right family member. Not having a will when you own…

How to Stay Afloat While you’re working on Your Passive Income

If you are dreaming about the day when you can enjoy maintaining your current lifestyle without having to head into work on a daily basis, you are not alone. There are many forms of passive income that you can use to enjoy this type of easy lifestyle, such as real estate rental income, dividends and more. Passive income essentially means that you are not actively working on a daily basis to generate the income. However, in order to take advantage of this type of income, you typically need to invest regularly in them until you have built up enough income…

Installment Loans: A Practical Alternative To Cash Advances

Recent surveys and studies paint a grim picture of the state of Americans’ personal finances. One report suggests only half of the country has enough savings to provide a 3-month cushion should an emergency (like losing their job) occur. Another suggests the state of their finances is much more serious than that. Forget 3-months of unemployment. Over 60% Americans don’t have enough savings to cover an emergency expense costing $500 or more, with some failing to have a savings account all together. While the numbers may contradict each other, you understand through firsthand knowledge that savings aren’t an easy thing…

The World’s Best Stop-Over Cities For Business Travellers

Business Travellers

As fellow International business travelers will know, traversing the globe for business meetings is often done on the time of others, dictated by meetings and others schedules. Very often, if you are trying to keep costs down on your flights to fit in with such times then you may end up with long lay-overs in a multitude of cities, some are perfect for a stop over, a chance to see a new city and explore if you have enough time, some however, offer little in the short time that you have there, here we take a look at some of the…

The Profound Ways That Videoconferencing Is Changing The Way We Do Business

Videoconferencing

Videoconferencing is nothing new, it has been used by the largest companies and enterprises for years as people seek out face to face connections with clients and partners. What has changed during this time is that videoconferencing is no longer something that is restricted to boardrooms, with members surround a large projector to speak with their counterparts. These days, the emergence of modern technology has redefined both how we use video conferencing and what it can do to our business. Here we take a look at that change and what it means for companies Worldwide. On the Move The capabilities…

6 Things That Entrepreneurs Do Differently

Entrepreneurs

Many people who start out with their own business have dreams of becoming a successful entrepreneur, unfortunately only a handful succeed at becoming one. The word entrepreneur is used far too frequently and many believe that simply having their own business means that they have become one. The truth is that entrepreneurs are not just business owners, they are visionaries who begin with their own business and look to do things differently to bring success, these skills can be learned but very often they are in-built qualities that set these people apart from the rest. Here we take a look…