Running a business

Staying on Track: Tools and Techniques to Monitor and Maintain your Budgets

Rather than just ‘getting by’ day-to-day, we all want to be able to plan. We would like to have advance...

eBay Business: Building Your Brand

Although it might not be the first site that comes to mind when thinking about where to sell your wares,...

Visionary, Laissez-faire, or Charismatic? Finding the Right Leadership Style For Your Business

What leadership style fits your company better? What sort of traits should you look for when hiring a new executive position?

Work-life Balance and What You Can Do To Make Sure Your Business Supports It

Work-life balance is important to keep a motivated and happy workforce - but also for business owners! Find out how you can improve it and watch your productivity rise.

Customer Service 101: How Technology Can Help You Improve

Technology is a two-way street. It offers new ways for customers to reach out to you with a query or...

Investment tax explained: how it will affect your business as an investor or investee

For most entrepreneurs, and especially startup owners, your personal financial well-being tends to be closely entwined with that of your...

Insurance for the tools of your trade

Insurance for the tools of your trade If you’re a tradesman or contractor your tools are your business. If they...

What Should I Include on my E-commerce Product Pages?

Getting the basics right It doesn’t matter how great your product is if your potential customers are never going to...

The art of negotiation: how to compromise without compromising your business

Learning the art of negotiation is necessary if you’re to reach a sales agreement that all parties are happy with.

Finding the Right Staff: How to Get the Most from Candidates at the Interview Stage

Finding the ideal candidate for your company can be a bit of a challenge - uncovering the basics of the art of interviewing will help you make better decisions.