10 ways a Business Coach can help guide you through important business decisions
Running a business can be challenging at times. While you may be in business for yourself that doesn’t mean you have to do it alone.
The fact is all types of businesses can benefit from coaching.
10 ways to cut your business expenses this year
One of the most important strategies of a successful business is keeping expenses down. When reviewing expenses, business owners often focus the large numbers and overlook the smaller costs that quickly add up. We always encourage our clients to look at their expenses as a whole to reduce operating costs.
The pros and cons of hiring an independent contractor vs. an employee
If you’re thinking of hiring new staff or you already have workers on payroll, it’s important to understand the pros and cons between independent contractors versus employees.
Do we still need business plans?
Without having a plan for your business, daily activities are likely to be disorganised and time is wasted. Creating a well thought-out plan will help you manage your business more effectively. For every new business, a business plan is integral.
10 questions to consider when choosing a new location for your business
Even in times of high competition, it's crucial to examine each property to determine whether it's a good fit for your company. The wrong choice could cost you clients, partners or employees. During your search, you should consider the property itself, the lease, the location and the surroundings.
5 tactics to attract, retain and engage your staff
Business owners today face changing workforce demands. Technology is one of the many factors changing the way businesses operate, which means companies need to revisit and set new organisational strategies to grow and engage their team.
How to find the right staff to improve your customer service and increase profits
As a small business owner, unfortunately finding the right people to hire isn’t always easy. While there’s many agencies out there that can assist with the process, knowing what to look for will help you find people that are the right fit for your business.
The 2015 Guide to Managing Your Email Inbox
It’s 8.55am and you’ve just got into the office. You’ve got your first meeting for the day at 9.30am and you turn on your computer to start preparing for it – that is, until you open your email to see 20 unopened messages.