Today’s workforce is looking for more than just a paycheck from their employer. The days have passed when a slightly better-paying job with insurance was enough to sway the American worker from one company to the next. Today, employees are seeking a company providing the right environment and culture that fits with their ideal career experience, and if a company doesn’t provide, employees will seek another venture. When you look at companies succeeding in providing the ideal workplace, they have several common characteristics.
Virtual telephone and telepresence technology have transformed the way businesses communicate. In fact, today, more small-business owners now use VoIP (36 percent) compared to those who elect to use traditional phone services (24 percent), according to Software Advice.
These tools are gaining ground among businesses of various sizes because of the powerful benefits this technology offers. Here’s a look at how adopting this type of strategy can help improve your company’s internal and external communications, boost your efficiency and cut your costs.
As we turn the page on a new year, it’s time to assess what’s most important to your business success as a self-made entrepreneur in a highly competitive marketplace. What is top 5 business non-negotiables this year?
You can’t afford to be mushy or vague about identifying your must-haves and non-negotiables as a business owner. It has to be eminently practical, meaning both that it has a discernable positive impact and that it lies within your means to implement it.
With that in mind, here are our five top business non-negotiables for small business owners going into 2018:
When you think of identity theft victims, you usually call to mind images of someone who wasn’t careful enough when using their credit card online or a person who didn’t take steps to hide their PIN well enough at the local ATM.
What many people don’t realize is that identity theft is something that affects small businesses every bit as much as private citizens.
There are a lot of tools today that are designed to automate most of the day to day tasks and increase efficiency and productivity of firms in the legal practice. Not all these tools are created equal though. Some are more effective and may help your firm better operate at its maximum potential. Just how do you tell apart the best legal software from the rest? Here’s some heads-up.
Visual merchandising is a large ingredient in the magic and success of retail trading. In its simplest form, visual merchandising appeals to our sense of aesthetics in order to more successfully market and sell products. There are many ways to achieve this effect for your business – below is a breakdown of a few of the more important and common techniques employed by visual merchandisers.