Month: September 2020

  • 4 Tips To Keep Your Business Going In Hard Times

    For the majority worldwide, the state of business in 2020 is no better than it was back in December 2019. The COVID-19 pandemic has forced many businesses to shut down while others are barely getting by. Statistics indicate that 62% of UK companies continued to trade despite the economic downturn and lower turnovers. Out of the number of businesses that halted or closed temporarily, 16% have indicated expectations of resuming in the coming weeks. Another 12% expect their workforce to return from remote working. 

    Under these conditions, what is the fate of your business? Each business is unique with its threats and rewards; therefore, directly copying another’s strategies may be unrealistic, therefore, it’s always advisable to find out what works best for your own business. Here are some general strategies to consider adopting to help you come out of the deep water.  (more…)

  • 5 Ways to Put Your Money To Work

    5 Ways to Put Your Money To Work

    It’s a problem if you don’t have money. But it’s also an issue if you have money, but you just let it sit in your account. It’s worth remembering that while money does have value if it’s in the bank, it’s not the best option for your money. Instead, you should look at putting your money to work. You should view your money as capital, rather than something that provides an end just by itself. In this blog, we’re going to take a look at just five of the ways in which you can put your money to work. Take my advice, and you’ll find that your financial future looks a lot brighter.

  • Upgrade Your Health In One Hour Or Less

    Upgrade Your Health In One Hour Or Less

    We tend to think of our health as a long-term project – something that we work on a timescale of years. But almost always, improving it begins with things that we can do in one hour or less. What’s more, we can often get immediate results that make us feel better and more able to take on the challenges of life. 

    So what can you do to improve your health in an hour or less? Take a look at the following: (more…)

  • Managing Your Finances During Hard Times

    Managing Your Finances During Hard Times

    The coronavirus and Covid-19 pandemic has altered many of our living situations and lifestyles for the worst. Many of us who are working in industries that can’t work on a remote basis have lost our jobs. Many of us who have been able to work may have seen our companies collapse regardless, as consumers have less disposable income and are less willing to spend for fear of losing their own jobs. Many of us have had to accept a reduction in salary or working hours as our companies are struggling to pay our wages. So, it’s not all too surprising that nations around the world are experiencing countless situations of individual debt and financial struggle. If you are worried about your own finances, here are a few ways that you can keep on top of things right now.

  • 4 Safety Tips For Going Back To The Office

    The coronavirus pandemic has been devastating for global economies, affecting 72.3% of workers as of June 2020 (according to the ILO). With some economies gradually getting back on their feet, many business owners are wondering if now is the right time to reopen. If reopening your offices and going back to work is no longer a choice but a necessity, check out these four sure safety tips to get your office space ready.

  • How To Resolve Disputes With Your Neighbours

    In an ideal world, we’d all get along with our neighbors, be able to talk, socialize, and borrow each other’s hedge trimmers. It’s not always that picture-perfect and sometimes issues arise that need to be dealt with.

    How you deal with these issues can have a significant effect on your future relationship with them, and could make your life difficult. After all, you want to feel safe and secure in your own neighborhood, not isolated from the people around you.  (more…)

  • 18 Ways To Get On Top Of Your Life

    18 Ways To Get On Top Of Your Life

    Do you feel as though life seems out of control sometimes? Feeling as though you are not in full control of your life is not unusual, and there can be many causes of this, including stress. Conversely, when you feel the effects of stress in your life, it can make it harder to feel as though you are going to be able to regain control easily. 

    But it is possible to take steps to take control of your life. Through making small changes in your day-to-day life, you will be able to reduce the level of stress that you experience, and eventually, you can break the cycle. 

    18 Ways To Get On Top Of Your Life And Get Your Life Together

    But what small steps can you take to your daily life to help you to feel as though you are in control? (more…)

  • Common Financial Mistakes People Make

    Common Financial Mistakes People Make

    Don’t think that they should teach finance lessons in school? It sure would make things much easier to manage when we become full-blown adults. Alas, that’s not how the world works. We have to figure things out on our own, or hope that our parents give us some useful information that helps us to stay on sound financial footing. Many people end up in financial difficulties — or at least not in as strong a position as they could be — all because they make some of the common financial mistakes. 

    In this blog, we’re going to look at some of these errors and take a look at what you can do to avoid them.

  • Hosting A Virtual Event? Here's How To Make It Work

    Hosting A Virtual Event? Here’s How To Make It Work

    Due to the pandemic, virtual events are becoming more popular than ever. But, if you’ve never hosted one before, how do you know that you’re doing the right thing? Is it similar to hosting a regular event? Are there any differences that you should be aware of? These are probably the kind of questions that are floating through your mind right now, and in this article, we’re going to be giving you some advice as to how to make a virtual event work. If you want to know more, keep reading down below. (more…)

  • How To Execute Flawless Marketing Strategies For Your Small Business

    How To Execute Flawless Marketing Strategies For Your Small Business

    Planning and executing strategies of all kinds are difficult in a small business. With limited resources and fewer employees on the payroll than many larger competitors, handling day-to-day issues can be troublesome. Management is often under tremendous pressure to handle aspects of the business that they’ve never been trained to. It’s not unusual to see small business owners take on several roles in order to keep things afloat. 

    In the age of social media and with the consistent growth of e-commerce, a comprehensive marketing plan has never been so important for small businesses to follow. A well placed social media ad or a quality content rollout can make all the difference in improving sales figures. 

    There is an abundance of resources and information available today. Even the smallest of start-ups are now executing high-level marketing campaigns and digital advertising. There is no longer a valid excuse for sub-par marketing. 

    If your small business needs an edge to gain an advantage over competitors, look to your marketing plan to find opportunities. Get up to date, organized, and prioritize flawless execution. With this in mind, here are four key tips to help make this a reality.  (more…)

  • 5 Ways To Organise Your Finances As A Business

    5 Ways To Organise Your Finances As A Business

    If you’re looking for ways to organize your finances as a business but you don’t know where to begin then don’t worry, you have definitely come to the right place. Whether you’re struggling to keep up or you have no experience in the area, you need to be sure you’re doing all that you can to protect your business financially. Luckily, there are lots of ways in which you can do exactly that. From creating a budget to working with a professional, the more you’re doing for your business the better. With that in mind, here are 5 ways to organize your finances as a business: