Is Employee Retention The Key To Success In Your Business?

Is Employee Retention The Key To Success In Your Business?
Many crucial factors contribute to the success of business. But one of the most overlooked is employee retention. When you find great employees that work hard, are productive, and innovative, they can be hard to replace. And without them, your business could well flounder at some point in the future. It’s not easy, of course ...

The Steps That You Need To Take To Protect Your Business From Finance Problems

The Steps That You Need To Take To Protect Your Business From Finance Problems
If you’re the proud owner of a business, the chances are that you’ve put a lot of time and effort into growing it. Getting a startup off of the ground takes a lot of hard work, which is why it’s so important that once you’ve started your business, you know how to protect it. Did ...

Jim Hunt Breaks Down The Habits of Successful Business People

Jim Hunt Breaks Down The Habits of Successful Business People
You can use the examples of other successful people to make great progress in your life. Learn from those who came before you. Decisiveness, curiosity, and goodness are a few of the habits you can use to emulate the greatest business people of all time. Most successful leaders are decisive. Success does not follow people ...

How to optimise the overheads in your business

How to optimise the overheads in your business
When it comes to your business, it is important that you remain on top of your finances. Some outgoings cannot be helped, such as direct labour, direct materials and direct expenses. However your overheads can be optimised to help you when it comes to the amount of money your business spends every day. Optimising your ...

Business Gas: Finding The Best Deal

Business Gas: Finding The Best Deal
As a business it is absolutely necessary to keep the costs low and the profit margins high, which includes reviewing your energy consumption, such as gas. Just like in the domestic gas supply market, many businesses are reluctant to switch business gas providers for the inconvenience it may cause, but this loyalty or complacency could ...

Printers and Consumers

Printers and Consumers
If you’re part of a digital agency, providing printing services might not be something you’re interested in pursuing. But what if a client requests it? Here at Where The Trade Buys, we think it’s definitely something you should say yes to, if the request comes your way… Here’s a sure-fire way to lose a client ...

The eMoov CEO on Why We Are Crowdfunding

The eMoov CEO on Why We Are Crowdfunding
On Tuesday 1st September our crowdfunding round went live. It’s a 30 day campaign during which we aim to raise £1m. It has been a great success so far with almost 70% of that target reached within the first week and a total of over 140 investors – we’ve had pledges of anything between £10.00 and ...

How To Put Your Small Business On The Fast Track To Success

If you run a small business and want to ensure that it becomes profoundly successful, know that the vision will not be realized in a magical, mysterious manner. Rather, results will come after you consistently implement the right strategies. Luckily, there are several ways that you can put your small business on the fast track ...

Tips to upskill in order to improve your career options

Wherever you are in your career, it’s always a good idea to keep your skills base up to date. Upskilling can enable you to move into different areas or enhance your promotion prospects. If you want to upskill, what areas should you focus on, and where do you start? There are many different ways that ...

Maximising employee efficiency in a small business

If you manage a small business, you’ll understand the importance of surrounding yourself with a supportive, motivated, and dedicated team. Driven and enthusiastic employees can do wonders for their company, while disinterested or contemptuous ones can be downright damaging to your livelihood. If you have any concerns about your employees’ efficiency and motivation, the good ...