Tag Archives: Business

Small Business Loans for Women

Now more than ever, women have been changing the world of business both as consumers and as business leaders.  This has provided many exciting developments, especially regarding the economic makeup of our society and how businesses cater to their clientele.  When looking at the statistics of women’s contributions to business featured in this infographic, you will see how the impact …

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The Value of Virtual Private Servers for Small Businesses

Virtual private servers are often seen as a cost-efficient solution for smaller organizations to store their digital data and run business applications. As opposed to shared hosting, VPS is a more stable option since it gives you the root access to servers and enables you to configure it the way you want. Although some responsibilities are shared with your host, …

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The Importance of Employee Recognition

The leading lights in the management world are often those that recognize their staff’s efforts on a regular basis and are able to commend employees regular positive contributions to the company. This type of manager is often a first class ‘noticer’, and there are 10 things that they look to appreciate. First, they look for performance breakthroughs and employees that …

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Best Celebrity Insight on Business

Celebrities play a big role in our society, providing us with juicy drama and clothing inspiration while acting as role models who many look to for guidance.  But have many looked to celebrities for business advice?  It may seem crazy, especially because of the crazy stories we read about celebrities in magazines, but is this such an out-of-the-box idea?  After …

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Choosing The Right Outsourcing Partners

This is certainly not the most complicated rocket science ever, nor is this blog aimed at devising an arithmetical formula about how to choose the most suitable outsourcing partner, it is in fact just a humble attempt to create a blue print image of the outsourcing partner that best suits your organization in terms of processes, talent and business goals. …

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Top Educational Resources for Small Business Owners

At Shield Funding, we understand the plight of the small business owner.  Aside from the sheer amounts of time and effort it takes to develop a business, a small business owner also needs to dedicate much of his or her time to keeping up with the latest business trends. The Shield Funding team sympathizes with these innovative, determined and dedicated …

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ITIL Adoption in IT and Non-IT Business Sectors

An ITIL infographic created by Invensis Learning, depicts the benefits of adopting ITIL in IT and non-IT business functions, geographical view of value of ITIL, total number of professionals who took ITIL exams across the world in 2014, benefits of ITIL certified work force, new trends in IT services, and much more. Invensis Learning is professional certification training institute which …

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American Women Rising in Business

This infographic explores the current situation facing women in the American business world.  Though American women are more successful than they ever have been before, they still face a number of challenges when compared to their male counterparts.  Read some staggering statistics on the gender gap.  Then, find out which states are the most friendly to women-owned businesses (spoiler: the …

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Why Your Business Needs A Paperless Office

When Office broker.com were told that the average office worker uses 833 pieces of paper each month (that’s 10,000 sheets of paper each year) costing a business £117.20 per person per year! In terms of trees, every office worker goes through 7.45ft of tree every year! As well as this, there is time and resources of making paper, printing and …

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The Business of Halloween

Ever wanted to know how many UK households welcome trick-or-treaters? Where in the UK the most money is spent on Halloween costumes? How much the USA spent on costumes for pets in 2013? Well now you can! Halloween is here again, and that means a lot of fancy dress, and a lot of cold hard cash. Zombies, witches and skeleton …

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