Failed Social Networks: A Case Study Of Their Decline

Less than 10 years ago, most of the world was constricted to online message boards and e-mail inboxes to manage their internet friendships. Today, we are bombarded with more information about people we hardly know, from sources that we are

Branding On A Budget: How To Create A Memorable Look For Your Company Without Breaking The Bank

Getting the right look for your business can be a difficult thing to master. The look of a business determines its motives, its abilities and the overall feeling consumers have about your company. Would you trust a large corporation whose

Modern Marketing For Traditional Businesses

There’s just no two ways about it: image is everything in the world of big business. The fact is that a company just can’t get ahead if it doesn’t have the sort of image that appeals to its target audience.

Tips For Finding A Job In A New City

Moving to a new city is an exciting adventure. You can enjoy the new sights and exciting atmosphere. New friends are everywhere. There is only one downside: finding a job. You probably have very few professional contacts and almost no

Is An Import Business Right For You?

When starting a business, one of the most important considerations is what is going to make you stand out from your competition. For some business owners, they will attempt to differentiate themselves through the items they sell in their store,

Blog Promotion Strategies

In this day and age of social media, blogging is still a viable way of generating income. Like always, though, the key is promotion. And, like in any business, the product that you are promoting – in this case your

How To Start Freelancing

Many people have a dream of becoming self-employed and following their passion, but many never get there because they fail to take the first step. But taking that first step isn’t always as difficult as it may seem, and you

5 Tips For Getting Back Into Employment As Soon As Possible

Anyone who has ever found themselves out of work will know how difficult and frustrating it can be sometimes to get back into employment and that someone merely telling you to ‘get a job’ is not helping in any way.

6 Questions To Ask Yourself Before You Start Work On Your Home Office

If you plan on setting up a home office you need to remember that it’s no easy task. You can’t just throw a table and chair into the spare room and expect it to look great. You need to make

Three Business Essentials You Need To Get Right

Setting up a retail business can seem like a risk, especially in these difficult economic times. With so many high street businesses losing money due to the financial downturn, you could be forgiven for thinking that the retail sector represents

Ingredients For Cooking Up Your Homemade Business

Could 2013 be the year of the entrepreneur? It certainly seems like it could be! The sound of a home based business to many is of pure perfection, especially when they consider the perks that come with one. The biggest

Five Tips To Ensure The Success Of Your Online Video Marketing Efforts

One of the most effective weapons that small business owners have at their disposal is video marketing. With the rise of social media, small business owners no longer have to spend lots of money to advertise their companies on television.

Winning in Business by Making Live Chat Accessible to Elderly Customers

Our parents had the patience to teach us how to read, ride a bike and drive a car. Now, it’s our turn to give back. We all know elderly folks love to chat, but do they know how to live

Iron Ladies: 5 Of History’s Most Influential Female Leaders

Following the recent passing of Britain’s controversial ‘Iron Lady’, here’s a look at some of most influential women to take up the mantle of leadership and leave an indelible mark on world history; Eva Peron As the first lady of

Great Business Apps To Help You Run Your Business

Owning and running your own business can be an extremely difficult thing. It’s somewhat like a one man show and all your bases need to be covered for it to run successfully. You need all of the help you can

The Three Big Blogging Essentials

The three most important elements for your blog if you want to be successful are, traffic, quality content and monetization. All three are linked, because without traffic no one will ready your content, without great quality content, no one will

Working For Free

When most of us think of work, we think of the money that will result from it. Perhaps, we need the money to support ourselves or our families. Perhaps, we are saving for a specific purpose. The idea of doing

The Top 6 Funniest Online Reviews

There are so many different products and businesses out there, which means that there are even more product and business reviews. While some people use online review sites like Yelp, Amazon or Google+ Local to leave honest reviews about their

When A Business Starts Over Online

Right now, I’m helping a business get through a difficult transition. They operated as a branch of a larger business and the CEO decided that they could not afford to maintain this branch of the business. Rather than close the

Top 5 Pieces Of Essential Office Equipment

Since we live in this age of technology, it is important that we are updated with the latest office equipment. This will allow us to work more efficiently and finish our tasks right on schedule. But with the variety of

Small Businesses Need SEO!

Marketing is an especially critical part of the operations of successful small businesses, as they need to attract customers and build a reputation, all without the help of a large budget. This makes marketing methods that have reasonably low costs,

Why Listening Is The Most Important Part Of Business Communications

With the development of computers and the internet, communications all over the world have been transformed in recent years and it is now easier than ever to get in contact with anyone. This is especially important for businesses as there

Ways In Which Companies Are Streamlining Business

Time is money.  It may be cliché, but in the world of business, this will always be true.  With technology making communication as quick as it can, anyone who doesn’t use it to their advantage is not maximizing their own