The four timeless principles of intelligent investigating

Studies have shown that small businesses have a 50/50 chance of surviving the first five years of trading. However, although statistics have improved, it does not mean that new businesses do not fail. There are certain pitfalls the new business person needs to avoid at all costs in order not to be one of those
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10 lessons on how to survive the highs and lows of starting up

Running a business is not easy, but it’s definitely easier than starting one up! Going into business is a big choice, and once you’ve made it, there’s going to be a lot that will make you doubt it. However, with this handy guide, you will find yourself sailing your course, no matter how stormy the
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Three Factors That Make or Break Your Business

Whether you are looking to start a business for the first time, buy an existing business or already run a business there are three main factors that will make or break your business. Below we will take a brief look at the 3 factors highlighting there importance to creating and maintaining a successful business. PLANNING
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Five Leadership Keys for Effective Business Change

In this article I hope to highlight the five key ways good leadership will effectively change the fortunes of a business. To be a leader in the world of business you have to have a range of qualities both personal and vocational. Below I have sub sectioned these qualities into the key areas that need
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10 strategies for running your non-profit like a for-profit business

In the world today it is widely known that there are two main business classifications Non-profit and For profit business’s. Firstly lets define the two classifications – For Profit Business is a business which is ran to make a profit, to be precise a Net Profit which is the monies left after deducting the expenditures
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Creating Services and Products that are Packaged for Easy Decision Making

In business, your product or service might truly be beneficial to a customer, but that doesn’t necessarily mean your product or service will be selected by customers. If you haven’t learned already, markets are fickle and customers are hard to pick up their decisions need to be made easy and, in order to succeed in
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Partnering in the New Economy for Increased Market Share

The economy today isn’t what it was three years ago. With most of the world still feeling the sting of recession, some have found it more difficult to pursue their business dreams. Things are getting better, but they’re still not back to where they were. However, the New Economy is still going strong, and it’s
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Make Your Website a Strategic Marketing Vehicle

When working in any type of business online, it’s important that you always take appearances into considering. If you’re too persistent or too sloppy with your advertising, you’ll quickly be known as a spammer. If you don’t put enough focus into your product pitch, you’ll be thought of as a quick money hustler, looking to
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Attracting Loyal, Profitable Clients

No matter what type of business you’re planning on running, customers are going to be the most important part of the operation. Even if you do everything right, follow the correct steps, invest your money wisely and offer a good product or service, the business is still going to go belly up unless clients step
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