Why Continued Learning and Training Opportunities are Essential for Success

More and more companies are experiencing worker shortages or difficulties maintaining employees. It has forced businesses to reevaluate their policies and the treatment of their workers. Organizations are increasing wages, mental health awareness, vacation days, remote working, and vehicle allowances to keep employees happy outside of the office, but they are also providing more training within the workspace. This allows employees to feel set up for success, up to date on best practices, and have a sense of ownership in their learning experience.…

6 Different Ways to Stay Active and Healthy at Your Desk Job

Sedentary desk jobs can make it difficult to remain active and prioritize your health. You will have to be mindful of your daily activities if you want to stay healthy. Consider these six different ways to promote more activity throughout your day, even while working at a desk job. 1. Limit Sitting Time It might sound obvious, but limiting the amount of time you spend sitting can have a major impact on your overall health. Experts recommend that workers only sit for 20 minutes at a time, taking two-minute breaks to stretch every hour.…

Back Office Services: What Can You Outsource?

Running a successful business is not easy. You need to pay attention to all aspects of the operations, from clients to accounting, logistics to marketing. It is not possible to have expertise on everything, to precisely understand what a particular department needs. Multi-tasking or switching tasks results in lower performance and productivity levels. Also, having multiple departments and employees pushes the fixed costs up, limiting your profits. So what can you do to ensure everything is running smoothly? Outsource it, of course!…

How Great Video Content Can Benefit Your Business

The last couple of years saw a surge in the prominence of video content as a digital marketing tool. Video content has been changing the landscape of digital marketing. It is one of the most versatile and competent digital marketing tools and a fundamental component of a sound marketing strategy. When it comes to business growth, video marketing is one of the best means of branding. With video dominating the social media front, it is one of the latest additions to the promotion toolbox of marketers.…

Why Social Media Platforms Are Great For Generating Leads

If you’re a business owner wanting more home improvement leads or customers for a custom ceramics business, generating leads for your business is vital. There are many ways to generate leads such as SEO (Search Engine Optimization), Google Ads, and other lead generation services. However, social media sites are new, amazing ways to generate leads. By using social media to market their services and products, businesses have cut their marketing costs drastically. Social media apps have millions of users who are constantly searching, browsing, and clicking on things.…

Webi-nasty: 5 Things Not to do When Delivering a Webinar

As you can probably tell from the term ‘webinar’ alone, a webinar is an online seminar. It has all of the essentials of a seminar – including a presenter, presentation and audience. However, webinars are held entirely online – right down to the Q&A where attendees put forward questions to be answered live. Sadly, most webinars attract little interest – with 78% of webinars garnering 50 or fewer attendees, according to Search Engine Journal. What should you avoid doing to help prevent your own webinar’s attendee numbers from faltering?…

4 Types of Insurance Small Businesses Should Have

Starting your own business is incredibly exciting. But there is a lot of things to organize. One of those things is insurance. Trying to navigate which types of insurance you need can be tough. However, this post will shed a little light on which policies you need in place and why. The cost of small business insurance There’s no one size fits all when it comes to insurance – for both big and small companies. Some businesses will inevitably hold more risk than others.…

How to Stay Ahead in Your Business

Running a business comes with all kinds of challenges. One of the most compelling issues that many business owners worry about is how to stay ahead of the competition. Finding the newest and best services, products, and techniques for your business is an important way to stay one step ahead. However, how can you find the best new things for your business? photo credit: Visual Tag Mx / Pexels Invest in Quality Paying more for quality products can be hard, especially if your business is young.…

How To Market Your New Small Business

Getting noticed can be a challenge when you’re in the initial stages of a new small business venture. You have a limited budget, no history in the area, and a small or non-existent client base. Although you probably don’t have much money to spend on marketing, spreading the word about your business is more important than ever at this time. Here’s what you need to know about how to market your new small business on a restricted budget. Target Your Marketing Targeted marketing is important for any business, but it’s even more important for a small business that’s just getting started.…

Ways a Document Management Workflow Can Increase Workplace Productivity

As a new business owner, you have a lot on your plate. Naturally, as your business grows, you start to bring on new people who can help with the workload. However, hiring new employees and getting them set up and familiar with the organization isn’t as simple as snapping your fingers and making it come true. This process takes up a lot of time and resources. As a growing business, you know that time is money, and one way you can increase efficiency is by getting document workflow software.…