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Today's digital consumers now own, on average, more than three connected devices. As a young business owner, you may own several more for various purposes. Of course, while these devices can help you stay organized and connected at all times, at a certain point they can also bog you down. Before you add yet another device to your growing arsenal, consider looking at your current day-to-day processes to determine if they can be better simplified. Here are a few ways to better manage your business through consolidation.Combine Your Smartphone and Notes
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“Great leaders are born, not made.” It’s a very familiar phrase, and one that is often used when it comes to the world of business - but is it still true today?
Like many skills, leadership is something that can be learned, although it’s not an easy road. Today’s most successful leaders come from a range of backgrounds and upbringings, offering hope to the leaders of tomorrow. What are the secrets of their success? Here are some lessons in leadership you can learn from some of today’s most influential figures.Passion promotes passion
Passion is an important part of being a good... (more)
Picking a new web host can be a tall order to fill. There seems to be a lot of factors to think about. What features are offered? How much downtime does the web host average? How secure is the web host? All of these are great questions to ask when looking for a new web host.
When switching web hosts, one major factor that may possibly be pondered is whether or not it is beneficial to pick a faster web host than the one currently being used. This is certainly an important factor to consider. Some web hosts offer faster speeds than others.
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Taking inspiration from Facebook and some of the other success stories that begin with students having ideas for startups, many now begin the process while still studying. There is nothing quite as agile and creative as the mind of a hungry young man or woman. But, if you are a student wanting to set up a startup, how do you finance it?
Ask the Parents
It may be slightly cliché, but this is the most obvious first port of call. Consulting family and friends can be valuable not just in terms of getting the funding required to set up a startup, but also to get help and advice.... (more)
If you have a company, business, or a product, having a mascot is definitely an effective choice if you want to leave an impression on your target market. This is an excellent branding element that helps you become more unforgettable. Mascot costumes can be in a form of an animal, an object, or a person; these spokescreatures let people identify, recall, and understand your products and services in a creative and efficient manner. Unlike spokespeople, mascots don’t age, die, or betray you. Thus, they can represent your brand for a lifetime without any trouble.
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Going on a vacation is a great way to alleviate the stress you have in your life. There are a number of things you will have to figure out before embarking on your holiday. One of the first things you have to figure out is how you will get around while on vacation. If you do not want the expense of renting a car, then using public transportation is a great option. The Metro Journey Planner program allows you to plot out your public transportation journey with ease. Below are some of the things you need to consider when trying to use public transportation safely in a new area.
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If you’re looking for a place to park your retirement savings, want to buy some travel insurance, or just want a shiny new fridge magnet or nice wall calendar with pretty pictures, then heading to your local bank is going to be a rewarding journey. Heck, you might even get a free pen.
However, if your trying to get working capital for your small business, then instead of a warm handshake (or an energizing fist bump), your bank might give you the cold shoulder. What’s the deal?
It’s like this: in the aftermath of the Great Recession that erupted in 2007/2008, across-the-board banks... (more)
Setting up an e-commerce website such as Phdify.com to reach international customers has never been easier. Even so, there are a few key tips that will help small businesses achieve success.
One of the key features of the Internet is that it opens up a world wide market for buying and selling. This means that with very little in the way of extra effort, a company can reach a massive market place that at one time would have been almost impossible with out significant time spent in travel and planning.
Planning an E-Commerce Website to Reach International Customers
With the holiday season quickly approaching, retailers are preparing for what they hope to be a massive holiday shopping rush. As ecommerce is becoming more prevalent as a preferred method for consumers, now is the time to ensure that your online store is ready to convert interested shoppers into buyers. After all, the holiday season can make or break your business.
So, once consumers have landed on your website or storefront, how do you persuade holiday shoppers to make a purchase from your shop when there are so many options available to them? We’ve compiled the 11 best ways to... (more)
In this digital world, even the smallest businesses can have global reach, with clients halfway around the world from the company’s home office. But logistical issues can become more complicated when your reach becomes international. There are time zone differences, cultural and linguistic barriers, and difficulties in sending and receiving physical products. None of these should stop you, however, from expanding your company’s reach as far as it can go. There are ways to deal with each of these problems, and continue expanding your company globally.
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