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The Basics of SEO for Business

| November 18, 2016 | 0 Comments
The Basics of SEO for Business

Whether you’re selling a product, looking to improve branding recognition or simply trying to increase traffic, it’s essential to know how to market your site online. To make your website more search-friendly and accessible to visitors, there are numerous steps to take into account, but it all starts from a few basic steps that are […]

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Hire, buy or lease: What’s really best for your business?

| November 2, 2016 | 0 Comments
Hire, buy or lease: What’s really best for your business?

  When it comes to business vehicles, there are many options to choose from. Do you take on a hiring company, that allows you to rent out vans as and when they are needed or do you purchase one outright and pay upfront? Or do you even lease a vehicle, to enjoy a brand new […]

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Productivity in Business: Are We Really as Productive as We Think?

| April 25, 2016 | 0 Comments
Productivity in Business: Are We Really as Productive as We Think?

Businesses value productivity, and with good reason. Higher productivity (that is, output by employees) means greater efficiency, which can ultimately lead to greater profits and larger incomes. As a result, ‘productivity’ has become somewhat of an elusive holy grail, and something that more and more of us will go to extreme lengths to achieve. But […]

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How to market yourself on social media

| March 21, 2016 | 0 Comments
How to market yourself on social media

Social media has become not only a means for keeping in touch with those friends from primary school – who you always say you’ll meet up with but never do – but also an effective tool for marketing oneself when applying for jobs and seeking new opportunities. Let’s take a look at how best to […]

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What causes Google ranking fluctuations-and how can you prevent a fall?

| March 2, 2016 | 0 Comments
What causes Google ranking fluctuations-and how can you prevent a fall?

“Google” (CC BY 2.0) by  Carlos Luna  There are hundreds of factors at work that determine where a site places on a Google search and results often fluctuate. To successfully optimise a site, it is a complex procedure. First, one needs to understand how and why rankings fluctuate, and second, learn methods to offset this variation. How does Google ranking fluctuate? Google rankings fluctuate on a day-to-day basis. There is a lot of movement, but most of it is only minor and nothing too drastic. Research has been done into the level of fluctuation and it is detailed. In Adam […]

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Five reasons why company culture is important when recruiting staff

| February 23, 2016 | 0 Comments
Five reasons why company culture is important when recruiting staff

Ensuring new recruits slot effortlessly into your company’s culture has a multitude of benefits. Chief among these is that like-minded team members who embrace your business’s values and goals will go a long way towards making your company more successful. Lisa Falzone is CEO and co-founder of Revel Systems. In an article on Entrepreneur.com, she […]

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How to create a home office on a budget

| February 20, 2016 | 0 Comments
How to create a home office on a budget

Many of those who opt to work from home don’t always have an extensive budget to spend on creating the perfect home office. Most self-employed will invest their money on the tools of their trade, rather than their office space. There are ways in which you can establish a functional and beautiful home office, without […]

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7 Productive Apps Every Small Business Owner Should Know

| February 15, 2016 | 0 Comments
7 Productive Apps Every Small Business Owner Should Know

As a small business owner you may feel like you don’t have enough support and as a result, yourself and your staff are less productive and more disorganised than they should be. However at the same time you aren’t in a position to pay anyone at the moment to give you that extra support. If […]

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Offline Marketing: Why It’s Still So Important For Small Businesses

| February 2, 2016 | 0 Comments
Offline Marketing: Why It’s Still So Important For Small Businesses

As everything has started to move online and smartphones have put the Internet in our pockets and allowed us access to it 24/7 you may think that this is the only place you need to be directing your marketing. But you would be wrong! It is true that in recent years as digital has grown […]

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12 Ways Your Garden Can Save your Money

| January 18, 2016 | 0 Comments
12 Ways Your Garden Can Save your Money

Take a look at the infographic below that shows 12 ways your garden can save you money. Provided by Bakker Spalding Garden Company

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