6 Frugal Budget Practices for First-time Entrepreneurs

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Running a small business is quite costly and for most enterprises, it takes 6 months to two years until they are fully profitable. In light of this fact, it doesn’t seem at all surprising that 9 out of 10 startups and small businesses never make it p...
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Keeping Intellectual Property Safe

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One of the most important parts of being a startup or small business is developing a solid intellectual property . It can do one of two things: ensure your company has a solid foundation as a product or service or put your company or IP in a position...
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10 Digital Marketing Myths You Need to Stop Believing

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If you are in client services, you must have heard about prevailing myths about digital marketing . Instead of using a phone call to review the phone numbers, go down the rabbit hole of explaining why old assumptions need to be put to rest. Keeping t...
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Video Content and The Marketing Funnel

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It’s likely that many people reading this article will have produced a video to promote their company, but did you produce the right video for each stage of the buyer funnel? This infographic from One Productions takes you through what you need to know about producing the right video at every stage of the buyer funnel.

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Jacinta Pivot Cloud Solutions
Very informative and helpful! Thank you!
Monday, 26 February 2018 17:07

Data Centre Options For Your Business: What Are Your Choices?

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The amount of data being produced in recent years is unprecedented therefore there will come a time that even small businesses need to upgrade their current data storage. Not only do businesses need to store files such as e-mails, presentations, grap...
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Why Quality Control is Essential for Small Businesses

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While poor or inconsistent quality with their products and services is a concern that no business can afford to discount, problems with quality assurance can be especially serious for new ventures that are struggling to establish themselves or that m...
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Why Companies Should Seriously Consider Donating to Charities

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Civilized society is known for giving rewards and recognition to entrepreneurs and businesses who donate time and energy to charitable causes. There are also many direct and indirect benefits to businesses that give money to the needy or organized ch...
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5 Steps To Get The Best Out of Your Employees in a Downturn

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If you’re an employer at any company - no matter how big or small - it’s an absolute necessity to keep them productive for the sake of the bottom line. However … when it comes to those natural “bumps in the road” of an economic downturn, it’s not alw...
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7 Irish Business Competitions To Win Investment

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I was prompted to create a post containing Irish business competitions to win investment after the success of my  Irish Technology and Irish Business awards  article. There can be a fine line between accelerator programmes and competitions, so I’m st...
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Ron Immink
Excellent post (again).
Tuesday, 06 February 2018 10:01

How to Ensure the Safety of Your Employees during Busy Times

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Busy periods in your business can create opportunities for expansion and increased profit. However, these periods can also entail increased risk for accidents and other unexpected problems. Smart entrepreneurs institute additional precautions to redu...
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Modern-Day Threats: How to Reduce Your Digital Business Risks

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Every business faces potential losses from cyber threats. Whether it is customer information, intellectual property, or fraud, these kinds of theft can damage your reputation and business growth. As our networks and technologies expand, protection against digital theft is now a major priority with many companies. Here are some ways to reduce your digital business risks.

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3 Top Trends for 2018 Office Design (And How To Get Them Working For You)

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Modern offices are expected to be so much more than a room with desks and computers. Not only do they need to reflect the values and needs of a business, but enhance the performance of staff and foster an environment of wellbeing. All of these things...
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Ways to Increase Productivity at Work

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Everything office-related is oriented towards boosting productivity – from chairs, office desks and the choice of colors to rec rooms. Every passionate professional should aim at maxing out their productivity, and these valuable tips will help you ac...
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Explosive Growth: 4 Signs It's Time to Expand Your Business

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Growth is always scary for businesses. When done right it’s great—but when done poorly it can bring about a premature end for your business. The best way to expand is to know the signs that an expansion is necessary. Below are four of those signs. De...
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4 Hurdles New Home Businesses Have to Overcome

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Though starting a new business can be fun and exciting, it is not without its challenges. As you probably know, running a home business requires a lot of work. Whether you are just starting out or you are still planning your launch, you can expect to...
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Why SEO Is More Important than Advertising Today

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The Internet has grown to become a primary source of information, a platform to promote two-way communication, and a reservoir that provides unlimited business opportunities. With the advancement of technology comes increasing methods for marketers a...
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Why I invest in Failing Early Stage Companies

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A few days ago I got upset enough to troll a connection. Okay, it was only a critical comment and not intended to offend, but it annoyed me completely.  Why?   Because of this well-meaning comment. "... call to all AgTech Start-Ups. If you are intere...
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Why Tech and HR Are the Perfect Couple

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There’s no escaping the fact that technology is all around. In fact, the majority of everyday tasks are now heavily dependent on some form of electronic assistance, automation or leverage. Human resources departments aren’t immune to digital trends. ...
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SME: A Friendly Office is a More Productive One

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Numerous research studies confirm that happy employees result in a more productive and profitable business. One study found that 69% of employees in SMEs were found to value happiness over salary, which is something to take into consideration as an S...
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Why Ads Are Not The Best ROI For Your Online Shop

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Every business knows the importance of identifying the correct platforms and promotional strategies to approach your target audiences. Different methods of disseminating information will result in varied responses from your targets. Being able to pin...
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