This is a guest post by David Alexander.
When was the last time you were impressed with any customer service you received? It doesn’t happen often, but once in a blue moon there will be one company who sweep you off your feet. They will stand out among the crowd because they take customer service to a different level altogether. If you were to compare your business with theirs do you think you would come anywhere close to how good they are with their customers?
I hope you said yes because it means you must be doing great, but if the answer is no you should ask yourself what you can do to change it. How can you deliver much better customer service from now on? Continue reading
This is a guest post by Kyle Adams.
If you are lucky and creative enough to be able to design your own merchandise, have you thought about the potential of selling it online? These days, many people are more than happy to buy and sell online as opposed to setting up a bricks and mortar business. Buyers trust the internet a lot more than they used to, it is properly regulated and seems to be the way forward. If you have a great product, but need a little help with the online selling factor, please read this article for some easy to follow tips. Continue reading
This is a guest post by Alex Gavril.
We’re all familiar with brands – Pepsi, Apple, McDonald’s are some of the most familiar names in the world.
But what about your personal brand – how you come across to other people. Does it matter? Continue reading
This is a guest post by Martha Blue.
If you are starting your own business and are still pondering over what name to choose, you should spend some time on this important step. A catchy name can draw potential customers’ interest quicker than a ‘Free Beer’ sign outside a city centre bar on a Saturday night. Just as a poorly chosen brand name will ensure that your website or retail store never sees more than one visitor at a time, and that is usually you! Please have a read of this article if you need a little encouragement and advice regarding your new company’s name. Continue reading
This is a guest post by Shannon Monson.
If you are like most people, you often consider your own life to be mundane and wish that you had more excitement on a day-to-day basis. Many people, if given the chance to be a celebrity CEO, would take it without even thinking.
However, it is not necessarily all that it is cracked up to be. Though there are many benefits that come with being in such a position, there are also significant drawbacks that, for many people, would constitute a dealbreaker. As with any story, there are two sides, and it is important to be aware of both. Continue reading
This is a guest post by Amy Sawyer.
When someone starts a small business they don’t realize how much of a part marketing plays. That is why there are not many people who are truly successful. Sure, you might be able to put food on your table every night and you can buy your children nice clothes, but imagine how easy your life would be if you could make double the amount of money you’re earning at the moment. It’s not hard to increase your income by a huge amount if you’re not big on marketing right now. 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 William Shelby.
When it comes to super successful business men and women of the modern era, there are few names that hold quite the same status and sway as Richard Branson. His is the story of a man who succeeded against the odds and against expectations and who managed to absolutely dominate in a whole range of industries and fields while maintaining a great sense of style and personality throughout it all.
There are countless lessons you can learn from a guy like that, and all of us in business could afford to be a bit more like him. Here then we will look at some of the top lessons that we should learn from his tale. Continue reading
This is a guest post by Ryan Lawler.
When we choose which company to go with when we’re using a product or service, there are many factors we consciously and unconsciously take into account. While you might think that this would be a largely logical and reasoned decision this often isn’t entirely true and we actually end up more often going with gut instincts and impulses rather than just weighing up all the pros and cons. Continue reading
This is a guest post by Chantille McDonald.
If you’re currently struggling to make ends meet and to afford the increasingly high costs of living, then you probably wouldn’t turn down some supplementary cash to add to your income. A tailgate sale is a possibility but you have other ways you can try. Continue reading