5 Space-saving Tips for your Small Office

Okay. We know the reality of becoming your own boss. While the upsides are fancy and all – work as you like, set your own schedule, pursue your dream/passion/profits as you like, and so on, when we go down to (gasp) budget, things can become quite challenging. You need to dig deeper into your pocket – often your very own pocket (because you hate giving away the ownership of your business to VCs and investors in exchange for funding/financing.) In the process, you need to be watchful of what you’re spending.…

The Most Efficient Company Cars on the Market Today

When considering what car to choose when buying a company car for your business, you’ll have many different factors to take into account. Business editions from manufacturers aimed at keeping costs low can be an incentive when company car tax eats away at your budget. Business leasing is a cost effective way to get your brand around and get you and your employees mobile. Dedicated leasing services are the best places to look for the best deals and vehicles available to you.…

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.…

Why Online Reviews are Important for Your Business

People get frustrated when they spend $15 on a disappointing meal, but they’re downright angry when they drop hundreds or thousands of dollars on something that doesn’t meet their expectations. That is part of why consumers often turn to online review sites before they make a decision about which business to hire in their time of need. Here are some ways online reviews can help or hinder your business. Increasing Visibility A high volume of positive reviews can boost your page rankings on search engines like Google; the best-ranked services in a particular area will often appear at the top of the results page.…

An 8-step Guide to Becoming a Contractor

The prospect of ditching the corporate treadmill and going it alone as a contractor is an attractive one. With this model comes flexibility, the scope to work across multiple organisations instead of being tied to one firm – not to mention the financial rewards associated with being your own boss. In an ideal world, the switch from an in-house role to becoming a contractor should be planned carefully. With this in mind, here’s a blueprint for making a smooth transition… 1.…

Employment Advice for Employees: 3 Things you should Know About Employment Law

Regardless of your current employment status, you’ll likely be well aware of what it takes to be a good employee. The majority of these things will be personality traits (such as being hard working, self-motivated, and sociable), but there are still several other things to consider. Alongside luck and timing, employment law also plays a massive part in being a successful employee. The term ‘employment law’ is a rather general one. It mainly concerns employment contracts and statutory requirements, employee rights, and managing employees.…

Never Stop Learning Attitude Leads to the Road to Success

With the increased population on earth, competition in all spheres is also proportionally increasing. People find it more difficult to earn and struggle hard to succeed. Mere survival has become a Himalayan task for many. Even in this challenging scenario, there are people who achieved incredible success in their life; people who started from scratch and became millionaire; people who fulfilled all their dreams and returned significantly to the growth of humanity. When you go through their biographies and learn about their story of success, you cannot but wonder about the similarities in their way they have travelled for attaining their final goal.…

9 Places in London your Start-Up Could Thrive

You might think, as a fledgling business owner, that renting an office in That London is far out of reach – it’s too expensive for you and it’ll never happen. However there are some pockets of cheaper office space if you’re prepared to look. You may not have the pick of the finest commercial property St James has to offer, admittedly, but you can find office space to share with like-minded companies, where you can knuckle down and grow your enterprise.…

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.…

A Handy Guide to Understanding Business Management

It can be tricky to know where to start when understanding business management. Luckily, we’ve devised a handy guide to understanding some of the key points of this often-confusing subject. Remember, even the most experienced of business people will struggle with aspects of business management from time to time. No human being (well, none that I’ve met) can remember a twenty two page long contract, after all! These are just a few key aspects of business management; if you require information or advice on anything else, don’t hesitate to get in touch with a professional.…