How to Scale Your Business Effectively and Ensure Staff Happiness
Oct28

How to Scale Your Business Effectively and Ensure Staff Happiness

There was a time when the word ‘entrepreneur’ was still relatively new to most people. This was before the meteoric rise of reality shows like The Apprentice. It was before the global recession, which forced governments to dig deep and invest in ever more innovative ways to create jobs. The thought of actually being an entrepreneur didn’t really occur to most, as it seemed to come with far too much risk.   Now, things are very...

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Top 5 Reasons Why Business Owners Need to Keep Learning
Oct25

Top 5 Reasons Why Business Owners Need to Keep Learning

When was the last time you attended a training course or spent some time learning a new skill? Unfortunately, a large number of business owners don’t continually update their skill set and their business suffers as a result. Below are some of the main reasons every business owner needs to keep learning new things. 1.      You Stay Competitive and Sharp Over time, the decision makers in an organisation often rest on their laurels and...

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How to Maximise Your Chances of a Promotion into a Management Role
Oct18

How to Maximise Your Chances of a Promotion into a Management Role

Some people go through life happy to stay in the same job, on the same pay grade, with little or no responsibility. There is nothing wrong with this approach – after all, the cogs of industry grind on thanks to reliable, unambitious souls like this – but if you have your eye on a promotion, you need to lay the groundwork first. In some cases, promotion is part of the package. For example, if you graduate from an MSA program online...

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4 Rules for Self-Employment Success
Aug26

4 Rules for Self-Employment Success

Entrepreneurs are at the heart of economic development, generating jobs and tax revenue for cities, states and national authorities. But the prospect of starting and maintaining a business is full of risk, calling-for a special type of commitment from those intent on being self-employed. Financial matters, in particular, present challenges for entrepreneurs, ranging from generating start-up capital to effectively funding ongoing...

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Paris tourism loses €750 million following islamic terrorist attacks
Aug23

Paris tourism loses €750 million following islamic terrorist attacks

Terror attacks in France have put off thousands of tourists from visiting Paris and elsewhere in the country. The capital has lost about 750m euros (£644m) in revenue since January due to the fall in visitor numbers, officials said. And the number of nights booked in hotels is down 11.4%. Strikes and floods have also played a part, with tourism across the whole of France down by 7%. Wealthier tourists in particular were staying away...

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Top 5 Office Furniture Designs for 2016
May13

Top 5 Office Furniture Designs for 2016

There has been plenty of research and studies into the office furniture and productivity arena. It’s great to see that CEOs and managers are coming to terms with the importance of creating the right working environment for employees. At the same time, it’s good to know what is in season or what’s set to be popular for furniture designs. How so? To keep managers on their feet and ensuring they create optimal working spaces with...

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