In today’s competitive and cut-throat world of business, it is important to be a step ahead of the game - and of your competitors - if you want to be noticed and valued. Just being a business doesn’t cut it anymore; your business needs to have a USP (Unique Selling Proposition) or needs to offer something more to customers and clients. Here are five ways you can make your business stand out from the crowd. 1. Be Inclusive In today’s modern-thinking world, where there is more focus on equality and non-discrimination, it is essential that your business/ company/ institution is all inclusive, and caters to the needs of the less-privileged and/or less-disabled as well. Having no gender discrimination during the job interview process, or in the work environment; having equal opportunities … [Read more...] about 5 Ways To Make Your Business Stand Out
Advanced technology in information sharing is quickly transforming how businesses and individuals store and exchange data with each other. There are now digital solutions improving company and corporations’ operations. Virtual Data Rooms (VDRs) is one such solution that most organizations have adopted to improve their communications and save a lot on resources while improving security against data breaching. In simple terms, VDRs are online repositories that restrict users’ access to information allowing only those authorized to get specific information to do so, thus ensuring Data Room Security. This technology is especially ideal for vital financial transactions like IPOs, fundraisings, acquisitions, and mergers, among others. Here is a simple guide on how VDRs, or rather, data rooms, … [Read more...] about How Does a Virtual Data Room Work?
The trucking industry is growing exponentially - in fact, given the recent increase in the need for freight delivery and shipment owing to the lockdown and the pandemic has created a very big opportunity in the market for new players in the trucking industry. This has brought in a reinforced sense of competition and the need to do better amongst existing players in the trucking industry. While most carrier companies provide pretty much the same services and rates, what sets them apart is their customer service. The customer service domain in trucking companies heavily depends on the drivers within the carrier company. These drivers are responsible for ensuring well-handling and shipment of packages on time, keeping the roads safe and training themselves for all such pertaining … [Read more...] about 5 Training Lessons For Trucking Industry Professionals
This global pandemic has caused many of us to rethink our positions in life. Some of us have been forced to find new jobs while others have taken this time to start a business. If you would like to start a business but don't have a tonne of cash this is the post for you. Here are some small business ideas that you can start with minimum investment. 1) Cleaning services Some people may think that becoming a cleaner is below them, but the truth is starting a cleaning business can be very profitable and it doesn't require a tonne of investment to get started. All you will need is your cleaning products and the willingness to work. As you get more clients you can hire more staff which will allow you to bid on larger projects and earn more money. Getting cleaning contracts isn't too … [Read more...] about Small business ideas that require small investment
Accelerating business growth is by far one of the biggest challenges for businesses still recovering from the disruption of the Covid epidemic. If you want your business to prosper, you have to adopt a pro-growth mindset and jump into the trenches. In this article, we’re bringing you five tips on how to speed up the growth of your business as the pandemic draws to a close. Create a Recovery Strategy You can’t speed up the growth of your business in the post-pandemic environment without a recovery strategy in place. It makes perfect sense that businesses need to recover first before they can start growing. Why not then create a recovery strategy so that growth can take place? A recovery strategy enables your business to stabilize during the pandemic and shift towards … [Read more...] about How to Accelerate Post-Pandemic Business Growth
Starting a business is difficult, especially in this current climate so anything that can help a business save money to put towards more profitable areas of your business can help. One of the biggest investments a startup can make is investing in office space. But as a startup do you need one? Well, the answer is, it depends. First, let's look at some of the benefits an office gives a business. 1) Legitimacy Having physical spaces shows to potential clients that you are a legitimate business that can be trusted. In some industries, it also gives your customers peace of mind knowing that they can have face to face meetings with you if something ever goes wrong or they want to catch up on how a project is going. In 2021 with the global pandemic working from home has become the new … [Read more...] about Does your startup business really need an office