Posts Tagged‘business’

Nigel Allen on Social Media Marketing for Small Businesses

Social media is hugely important nowadays, offering a way for both individuals and businesses to communicate with each other. Over the past few years, it has grown exponentially, and there are now more Facebook users than what there are people in China! Measuring the size and impact of social media is almost impossible to do, but it is safe to say that it is huge and that no business is able to survive anymore unless it utilizes social media to its advantage. This is something that people like Nigel Allen have been monitoring for a while and they have developed…

Jarle Thorsen Answers FAQs on Being a Good Businessman

Jarle Thorson is one of the most established business people in the world today. He founded Unaico nine years ago and has been hugely successful in running it. He is a man that people consider as having power, with contacts spanning from Hong Kong to the main pyramid in Egypt and beyond. He has a network of fantastic business owners, envestors, and true money people. He is also a role model for aspiring business people, which is why he has taken the time to answer some of the most common FAQs. Jarle Thorsen Answers Business FAQs Q. What knowledge do…

3 Tips for Keeping Your Small Business Secure Online

When you run a small online business, there are a lot of things that you need to have in place to ensure that your company is being safe. While large businesses can afford to have top-of-the-line security systems in place and full-time employees watching out for threats online, small businesses often don’t have these luxuries. But regardless of this, you still need to find a way to ensure that the business you’re doing is safe and protected from hackers and other online threats. So to help you keep your business transactions protected, here are three tips for keeping your small…

Trading Tips for Beginners

You may have heard of many people taking up Forex trading and even going so far as quitting their day job to trade. While it is true that anyone can trade currencies, that should not make you believe that trading is simple or a quick way to make money. Most traders lose money at the beginning and it takes practice and determination to become a successful trader. The amount of information online can help you, but the great volume of material can also make it daunting and confusing for beginners. Here are five tips for beginners to help you get…

Teamwork in Agile Software Development

A cabin in the woods for an entire day with your fellow colleagues. An afternoon at the zip line park with your colleagues. A morning of brainstorming followed by an outdoor barbecue. A day of volunteering at the local food bank with your agile software development team. These are just a few examples of types of teambuilding exercises you’ve likely experienced. The examples might not be exact, but the premise is the same – get everyone out of the office so they can relax, take a break from work, and get to know one another. While many of you might…

How to Improve the Value of your Home

Not everyone is set and ready to live in one house for the rest of their lives, a lot of people buy houses to get on the property ladder and see it as a stepping stone to make profit to move on to bigger and better ventures.  Making profit on a home is not easy and will take a lot of hard work to get the value increased to a substantial level.  If you are a first time owner and are looking for a place to start I have included some tips below to increase profits when you get around…

Why Your Business Should Be Active Online, Right Now

The world of business has never been easy in terms of finding success and whilst we do live in a world where it is easier than ever to set up your very own business, the stats on this that succeed are worryingly low. It is said that 56% of businesses will fail within their first 3 years, and of those that survive the 3 years, 44% will fail in the following 2 years. That means that if 100 businesses get set up this year, by 2023, just 24 will still remain. The reason I mention these negative statistics, is to…

What Skills Do Business Leaders Need?

There is a huge difference between someone who is good in business and someone who can be a leader in business. Business leaders are those with the power, the ones who command the highest salary and those who make decisions each and every day which have an impact on people’s lives. If you want to become a business leader then, it is vital that you understand exactly what it takes. Business leaders such as Sun Capital Partner’s highly successful and inspirational CEO Marc Leder, have a certain set of skills which set them apart from the people who may be…

Esther Nenadi Usman on the Business Lessons Learned from the Presidential Election in Nigeria in 2015

Governments are interesting and complicated concepts. Unlike businesses, which are measured by the profits they make at the end of each year, governments are measured in democracy. Yet, at the same time, they must be operated as a business, because a government only has a limited amount of resources available. This is why Ether Nenadi Usman believes it is so important that lessons are learned from past governments, but also that business lessons are applied. Presidential elections were held in Nigeria in 2015, and she believes, thanks to her background in education and finances, that there are key lessons to…

Ammcor Reviews – Benefits of Using a HOA Management Company in Orange County

In a condominium gated home development and other incorporated housing areas, homeowners form homeowner associations (HOA) to protect their properties and interests. They form a board of directors from homeowners in the development to sit on the board. Board members are voted on and usually selected based on their skills. They typically aim for professional people living in the development including lawyers or accountants, whose skills can translate to the job at hand. The idea of sitting working professionals on the board is a logical and potentially very good idea but the challenge is that the professionals are typically very…