Selecting the Best Merchant Services to Power Your Business

Whether your business is large or small, it is absolutely important that you are able to handle electronic payments. Customers are used to the convenience and ubiquity of online payments. They expect to able to pay electronically for the goods and/or services you are offering. Not being able to do so can result in loss of customers to more tech-savvy competitors. Continue reading “Selecting the Best Merchant Services to Power Your Business”

Advice to make sure you’re small business is a success

New research shows that around eight out of ten new businesses fail within the first two years. To make sure yours isn’t one of them, follow the key advice below and be a roaring success. Continue reading “Advice to make sure you’re small business is a success”

HOW TO CUT COSTS IN BUSINESS WITHOUT ANY DOWNSIDES

Time-To-Cut-Costs

You don’t have to go into debt, compromise quality or performance to cut business costs. There are significant ways to save money without compromise. How? Most of the techniques revolve around “productivity transfer,” where you get the same results by using alternative resources at a lower cost point. Here’s how:

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Employees’ health in the workplace: what can affect it?

All employers have a responsibility to ensure that the workplace is a safe environment for employees. Looking after your employees’ health is important, as a healthy workforce will be a more productive workforce. A study has estimated that unhealthy workplaces cost America $130 billion and result in 125,000 deaths each year. Continue reading “Employees’ health in the workplace: what can affect it?”

Things to Consider Before Expanding your Business Abroad

Expanding your business is a great sign of success, and many businesses decide to expand their businesses on an international scale as part of their marketing and growth strategy. If you are considering expanding your business abroad, then it’s recommended that you take plenty of time to consider the limitations and challenges that you may face and plan accordingly. Continue reading “Things to Consider Before Expanding your Business Abroad”

Tips To Using Crowdfunding To Start Your Business

Starting a business can be overwhelming to your finances if you try to do it all on your own.  Most people are not fortunate enough before they build their business to have those sorts of funds just lying around.  Entrepreneurship is not for the weak of heart, though.  If you’re strong enough to step out on your own and create something new, then you will have the willpower to build your own path to success.  Crowdfunding could really help you there.  It’s basically just a platform to market your need to interested donors.  Here are a few quick tips to help you get started on the path to making crowdfunding work for you.

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How to market yourself as a translator (or any other freelancer)

Becoming a freelancer is a dream for many who work their ‘normal’ 9-5 every day. The ability of being your own boss, working from pretty much anywhere or deciding on how and when one wants to work surely appeals to a number of people. This however is easier said than done. When starting, finding your first clients and companies to work with is a difficult task, which can definitely take a lot of time and effort. Nevertheless, a great example of a professional group which mastered the art of freelancing are translators. Some of the professional translators who manage to find their way in and offer services, start working with the largest translation agencies such as Translation Services 24 or Language Reach. However, in order to work with such companies, it takes more than just being great at what you do. Continue reading “How to market yourself as a translator (or any other freelancer)”