ERP Software for Small and Medium Businesses on the Rise

Posted on 9:34 am, January 23, 2017 by

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Enterprise resource planning (ERP) has gained popularity in recent times as it makes managing business operations easier. The ERP software allows organizations to access a system of highly integrated applications. It helps in the management of business and assists in specific back office activities. ERP technology and software is gradually being implemented in small to large enterprises worldwide. Small businesses … Read more


Do Highly Productive People Have More Than 24 Hours In A Day

Posted on 10:41 am, April 15, 2016 by

It’s a competitive world out there and we have many success stories of small businesses. Thanks to the technological innovations, in today’s world we have round-the-clock work schedules and we are able to access information with a few mouse clicks. The work pattern is collaborative. This means you are expected to be connect with people located at various geographical locations, … Read more


Tips to keep your business moving forward

Posted on 3:56 pm, October 14, 2014 by

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The world is a constantly changing place. It is important that your business keeps on changing to remain relevant and competitive. Your business needs to keep moving forward in order to survive and grow irrespective of the economic situation or other factors beyond your control. We look at some valuable tips that will help your business keep moving forward: Make … Read more


How to handle difficult customers

Posted on 2:31 pm, September 24, 2014 by

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All businesses have to deal with disgruntled customers at some point of time. Some customers may have genuine grievances while some may not. In either case, one must learn to handle the customer as well as the situation properly. We take a look at different strategies and techniques to handle difficult customers. Be specific – When the customer is making … Read more


6 Money Saving Tips for Small Businesses

Posted on 1:22 pm, April 21, 2014 by

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Every business, large or small, is established with the motive of profit-making. Successful businessmen have their own signature style of managing their business. Service or manufacturing, there is always scope for improvisation in order to increase the efficiency of the resources that would enhance a business’s bottom line. However, charging a higher price for a product or service to your … Read more


Set Small Goals throughout the year

Posted on 12:49 pm, February 10, 2014 by

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All businesses, whether big or small, need to have well defined goals.  It is important to set long term and short term goals. Only if you achieve the short term goals is it possible to achieve the long term goals. Goals are essential to provide business ventures direction and motivation. How to set short term goals First step is to … Read more


Small Business Events

Posted on 3:58 pm, February 26, 2013 by

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As a small business owner, it is imperative to network and learn from the knowledge and experience of others. We look at some of the upcoming small business events in 2013. It is highly recommended that all small business owners attend them. There are a host of conferences, expos, events where you can interact with business tycoons, marketing gurus, star … Read more


Upcoming Small Business Events

Posted on 5:00 am, March 27, 2012 by

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Are you looking to start, run and grow your small business? Whether you are a budding or an established entrepreneur, you should attend small business events such as trade shows, training programs or seminars that are held in your area. Small business events are great opportunities to make business acquaintances, share ideas, network and exchange business cards. This is also … Read more


Is Your Business Ready for the New Facebook Pages?

Posted on 8:02 am, March 23, 2012 by

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Did you know that the popular social networking channel Facebook is introducing new Facebook pages? If you have not logged on to your business’ Facebook page in a while, then it is time you do so. Whether you are ready to make the changes or not, your page will undergo a major change come March 30.  That means you have … Read more


“Cash Mob” Supporting Local Businesses

Posted on 8:42 am, March 22, 2012 by

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Small businesses are the spine of any economy. If a small business gives back to the local community, the local community will support it. Finally, the growth of a small business depends on the policy of give and take. To support the growth of small businesses, a group of small business supporters got together to form a new phenomenon called … Read more