Posts Tagged‘company’

The Seller and Buyers in Mergers & Acquisitions

M&As (mergers & acquisitions) are daunting processes and many businesses are afraid of them. This is understandable, because companies are literally swallowed up by giants through M&As. Not just that, the financial constructions involved in it are highly complex and require extensive knowledge. However, having a baseline understanding of the role of the seller and the buyer may simplify the entire process to a degree. The Seller The seller can be anyone from a single individual to a huge number of shareholders. Their number is not significant. Rather, it is their collective desire to sell a company that matters. The…

Top 5 Ways your Business can Secure its Data

Source Your data is hugely important to you and your company, it is not just company and employee records, but customer information that you need to keep secure. That is why it is vital that you are doing all you can to protect your company from unwanted attacks and accidental destruction of information. If you are not sure whether your data is secure, there are ways you can minimise the risk to your data and recover it in the event of a breach or deletion. Storage The way you store your data and the people you give access to it…

What is Involved in Project Management

No matter what type of business you run, once it reaches a certain size, you will need to hire staff or freelancers to help you grow it further.  In order to do this, you may find yourself transitioning into a project management position.  Project management isn’t something that is easy, although it is something that can be learned through a project and program management degree.  To get an idea of what is involved, keep reading. There are five main processes involved in project management, which are initiating, planning, executing, monitoring and controlling, and closing.  You will need to apply knowledge,…

Ways In Which You Can Get Started With Investments

If you want to grow your wealth then the best way to put your money to work is through investments. I was always a little skeptical in the past about investing my money, I have never really been a risk taker but after a conversation with a mutual friend Micheal Blitzer Kingstown Capital hedge fund manager, I realized that if I was smart, there would be far less risk. So far I have  healthy portfolio of investments and I’ve seen some strong returns on many of them, not all of them of course, but I have made far more than I…

Do You Have to Archive Your Emails by Law?

Although electronic communication, including instant messaging, and social media is becoming increasingly popular, email continues to be the main way for businesses to communicate with each other. To do this, they require something that is stable and efficient, and they also require email archiving solutions because: They must comply with industry and federal regulations. They must comply with legal discovery requirements in case of litigation. They want to optimize their storage and systems. They want to have better disaster recovery and email backup to meet their business continuity goals. They want to monitor their emails as stated in their retention policies.…

How to deal effectively with diversity and multiculturalism in the workplace and community

Multi-ethnic populations with a variety of languages are becoming the norm. When a workforce is ethnically diverse, this means that there is a need for racial tolerance and understanding across cultures. It also means that there is a need to ensure that everyone, regardless of their level of English competency, has access to the same crucial information. Employers have a duty of care towards their employees, and failure to implement Health and Safety regulations can mean costly law suits. Employees have a duty to comply with Health and Safety regulations too. This means that people whose mother tongue is not…