Browsing: Management

We’ve all heard of them and we know exactly what they are, but how many of us actually put into practice creating budgets? We often complain about the schooling system not really equipping us with practical tools and skills we’ll actually need just for our survival, but if we only took the time to even try and implement half of what we learned we’d perhaps all hold a different view. I mean the basics of drawing up a budget make it a really simple process. What you do is just make a list of what you spend each month and…

So, if you’re a new business owner, heck, even if you’re like me and are trying to scrimp and save for a trip abroad and trying to get some freelance work, managing invoices and so and so forth then I hope to the heavens above that this post will help you in some way. I mean, there’s a never-ending stream of apps and business apps out there aimed at small business owners and freelancers who are like you and I; managing life, free time, work and so on but of course, no matter what it is you’re doing, if you…

So, if you’re a small business owner, this is a post that tickle your pickle as it’s something that can help you to save a bit of money whilst also, potentially improving the presence of your business online. If you don’t know what SEO is, then this article probably isn’t for you if you think anything other than Search Engine Optimisation when you see those three letters. Plus, DIY SEO is ideal as you’ll want to get it right because no one will care about your business as much as you do. I decided to take a look at 3…

One of the joys of going into business for yourself is the opportunity it gives you to network with some key players in different industries. I’m talking here the power players of industries such as banking and finance, whom you get to meet at times purely based on their interest as to why you’re perhaps at a coffee shop during the day, when everybody else who is employed is slaving away in an office somewhere. It’s rather ironic how those people in top management are so interested in what us entrepreneurs, freelancers and business persons get up to in our…

There are so many different common business practices that claim to ensure your businesses’ success. With all businesses being different to each other there are a lot of things which work for certain industries that don’t work for others.  By following these 5 generic business practice tips below you’ll be able to ensure your business is successful and on track to ensure successful future expansion in no time: Set Expectations No business is a roaring success without goals and targets to work towards. By clearly outlining your company’s long term objectives, you’ll be able to illustrate to colleagues your vision…