Neil Billock in Puerto Rico: How Tailored Digital Marketing can Help Businesses on the Island

San Juan, Puerto Rico, December 2017. Neil Billock started working with Vertical Direct Marketing Group (VDMG) in 2009. At the time there were mixed feelings amongst players in the advertising industry about the potential of direct marketing. He proved that direct marketing is a great channel that can help both small and big businesses realize their full potential. He learned from experience the time-tested strategies that he used to create brand recognition for clients based on their needs. He recently moved to San Juan, Puerto Rico to explore opportunities there.…

5 Sources of Ideas for Creating Content for Your Pet Business Blog

Setting up a blog for your pet business can be a great addition to your online presence and consistently creating quality content is a hugely valuable asset. However, coming up with really interesting blog posts can be incredibly difficult. If you’ve got writer’s block or just don’t know where to start, try these ideas to generate fantastic content for your pet business blog: 1. Imagine your ideal customer Your customers are the target of your blog, so why not start with them?…

Ways to Reduce Business Running Costs Through your Commercial Van

Insurance Vehicle insurance can’t be avoided; it is the law. Every small business running a commercial van knows that time must be spent shopping around for the best insurance policy, which gives the cover required at a price that is affordable. Wouldn’t it be great if you could reduce your premiums even further without having to go through any additional paperwork? That’s exactly what the new Aviva Drive app offers. Utilising the GPS in your smart phone, Aviva Drive can monitor cornering, braking and acceleration skills.…

10 Things to Consider Before Starting a Private Label E-Commerce Business

Thinking of diving into the private label pond? Here are 10 things to consider before taking the plunge. Start Small The e-commerce market is booming. Experts insist the industry is on track to grow by 20%, annually, over the next several years. Even more appealing? The cost of entry is low and the business modeld easily scalable. So, start small; get comfortable in the niche. You can always expand operations in the future. Protect Assets By Setting Up A Company One of the biggest mistakes newbies make is not setting up a proper business structure.…

Ways to Increase Productivity at Work

In business, it is essential that everybody is at the peak of their capability so that their performance can help towards achieving the goal of sustaining profitability. However, this can be easier said than done and it’s not unheard of for worker efficiency to slip as they become less sure of themselves and distance can occur between them and other members of staff. It is therefore up to the managers, team leaders and directors can combat this in order to help build a strong team in the workplace.…

7 Tips on Becoming Success in your Business

Success is your Best Revenge!! Do not let the negative comments of people effect your happiness and the goals you’ve made for yourself! Said by Paul Gravette, a serial entrepreneur carrying 20+ years of experience in start-ups, brand development, software development and many other business relationships. Entrepreneurship is not a child’s game. You need to be focused and ambitious enough to get along with the competition and stay ahead. No career guide or counsellors will help you in every step of entrepreneurship.…

App Law: European Teens Unimpressed With European Officials Over Online Privacy Bill

The already disparate E.U. and U.S. online privacy laws may diverge even more. U.S. tech companies aren’t thrilled by the notion, claiming that a proposed European Commission online privacy bill could stall both innovation and the economy. Is the anxiety warranted or is it hollow concern trolling? Current Privacy Law Landscape In The US U.S. officials – under the aegis of tech and private business advocates – have yet to pass a “universal” online privacy bill, but not for lack of trying.…

Murdoch’s Relentless Pursuit of Smut Leads to Royal Adjacent Defamation Lawsuit

The News Corp. hacking scandal has proved to be a font of legal conflict. After it was revealed that Rupert Murdoch’s company engaged in hyper-aggressive investigation tactics, wronged parties started pelting the media conglomerate with claims. The latest to join the scrum? John Bryan, former paramour of the Duchess of York, Sarah Ferguson – a.k.a., “Fergie,” the British one, not the Black Eyed Peas one. Decades Old Fergie Scandal Results In Present Day Defamation Lawsuit This tale of defamation woe is rooted in a decades-old scandal.…