This is a guest post by Brian Prowse.
You’ve seen the commercials on TV. Everyone sitting around the conference table during an office meeting are using tablets instead of paper. The message? The paperless office is here. Trees everywhere celebrate. But is this an accurate vision of the future? Will there ever be a paperless society? Will offices ever be able to make due without a paper trail? Continue reading
This is a guest post by Sheldon Lewis.
What is the biggest thing holding your company back at the moment? Unless you have the greatest employees in the world it is probably the productivity of the entire workforce. Some people like to sit around taking their time when they work. This is OK up until a certain point, but when they start taking advantage of the fact they get paid an hourly wage it can have a big impact on the amount of money you make. Can you imagine how much profit you would make if everyone started working twice as hard? Continue reading
This is a guest post by Keith Shelby.
Do you have a creative and unique idea but are scared of it being used by someone else? Are you looking out for a way to safeguard your idea? Intellectual Property (IP) is your answer. It refers to those ideas that can be counted as “owned” by an individual or company. It represents the property of the mind or intellect. It gives the owner the rights to use their IP in any manner to their discretion. Continue reading
This is a guest post by Jacob Matthew.
Are you a great leader? Do you have what it takes to make your business more successful? Every great leader should be able to build powerful teams that improve their business. Nobody is superman and it’s impossible to do everything on your own. I hope you already have a wonderful team, but it’s never too late to learn new things that could make your team even better. We can look at a few ideas and if you haven’t tested them out yet, you can now. Continue reading
This is a guest post by Sydney Williams.
A career in logistics is an option that is worth some serious consideration. This article takes a look at the different factors that have earmarked this line of business as one to watch for the future. Continue reading
This is a guest post by Shannon Carter.
Many people, even those that are confident in other aspects of their lives, deal with a fear of public speaking. When you are in the spotlight, addressing an audience, it is easy to be nervous or worry constantly that anything could go wrong at any moment.
Many people become so nervous that they stutter or forget what they were trying to say. However, these things can be largely avoided if you make the effort to prepare and practice what you are going to say. Continue reading
This is a guest post by Stuart Pietersen.
Even in the best work environments there are a lot of politics and a lot of power plays going on at all times. Even if you don’t notice it and it isn’t immediately apparent, there are hidden dynamics to almost every work relationship you have as your colleagues compete with you for the next promotion, as your boss tests you to ascertain your loyalty and those with chips on their shoulders try to establish themselves as dominant.
Surviving and thriving in this situation can be challenging, and if you want to make the most of it then you need to learn to assert yourself and to send out the right signals. Continue reading
This is a guest post by Jamie Aldson.
Safe workplaces are not a coincidence. Rather, they are a reflection of good management. When safety is a priority and the staff takes active steps to plan a safe work environment, than a safe workplace will occur. Maintaining a safe workplace can be a bit challenging. But, if you are interested in keeping your employees safe and productive in your workplace, here are some workplace safety tips specifically for you. Continue reading
This is a guest post by Stella Martinez.
Whether you have a great money-making invention, a piece of equipment or furniture you need for your store, or a tool you want to create to help complete your job and provide a service more efficiently than ever; it has never been so easy for small businesses and entrepreneurs to see their designs and products become a reality. Thanks to the wealth of engineering services online, the introduction of new digital printing technologies and the huge amount of information available to us all, anything you need for your business can be created precisely to specification and in no time at all. Continue reading
This is a guest post by David Evans.
Sooner or later you will come up with an idea that could change your life. You might hear people complaining about something and an idea for a product will pop into your head. Someone could be really angry about a service that has been provided and you think of an idea to make the process smoother. You could even be watching an episode of Dragon’s Den and come up with an idea that could have a massive impact on the world. Continue reading