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How small businesses can give back without spending a fortune

April 18, 2018/0/0/

Social responsibility is relevant for companies of all sizes but it’s extremely important when you are an SM that works very closely with the local community. We understand, that as business owners, you can’t always invest your time into helping a worthy cause as it doesn’t directly help your business to profit, however, giving back […]

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Why your business needs innovation to survive

April 13, 2018/0/0/

If you are not innovating, then you’re not growing. Growth is crucial for any start-up but also for businesses in general. Businesses need innovation to ensure competitive advantages. Creativity is so valuable in regard to innovation as it is another way to keep competitors at bay. So why are there so many companies that stick […]

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Why strong morals are needed in the workplace

March 26, 2018/0/0/

If a manager has good moral character, it’s because of his or her virtues and ethics. As a small business owner setting a strong example in terms of being a good moral character is essential when it comes to building a solid employer-employee relationship, employee attitude towards work and the overall growth of the company. […]

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3 easy ways to be more confident at work

February 26, 2018/0/0/

I’m sure a number of you have had moments like this during your career: We look at a colleague who has just been given a promotion or perhaps an increase in salary and we think to ourselves, “I know just as much as she does. How did she get the promotion whilst I’m still working […]

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Why we must learn to keep great people

February 19, 2018/0/2/

When I think about the most successful people that I have met during my working career, they all seem to share one thing in common. Every one of them seems to passionately enjoy the process of learning new skills and will continually challenge themselves to grow and improve their development. I find that a large […]

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Why you should tell a story about your brand

February 14, 2018/0/0/

“Stories? We all spend our lives telling them, about this, about that, about people … But some? Some stories are so good we wish they’d never end. They’re so gripping that we’ll go without sleep just to see a little bit more. Some stories bring us laughter and sometimes they bring us tears … but […]

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3 Tips to generate leads at networking events

January 12, 2018/0/1/

You may find you have attended your fair share of local networking events during your business career and we are sure that a number of them were good exposure for you and your company. Networking is a great opportunity for cold calling or pressure pitching, however, there is a time and a place for it. […]

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New Year, New Me? – Let’s make it happen…

January 12, 2018/0/0/

Lose weight? Check. Start exercising? Check. Stop smoking? Check. It’s that time of year again, and we know you have been putting it off until the New Year. And the bad news? Yep, that time has finally arrived! It can be daunting when your New Year’s resolution list is as long as your Christmas shopping […]

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How to grow leadership skills

January 3, 2018/0/1/

Great leaders are not born, they are made. What makes a good leader? In this article, we will hopefully explain what makes a strong leader and how you can develop strong leadership skills within your business, for fantastic results in New Year. Who comes to mind when you think of a strong leader? We all […]

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5 reasons why it is the right time to relocate your business

December 18, 2017/0/1/

There are not many of us that constantly embrace the idea of change, we as human beings are creatures of habit and the thought of making a dramatic change to our daily routine is enough to keep us awake at night. As a business owner, you have to constantly evaluate yourself and your company and […]

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