All posts tagged "business woman"

  • Why working 9 to 5 is archaic

    Back in the 1800’s manufacturing and factory work was booming. Staff were working long, unhealthy hours, sometimes 16 hours a day. In response to this, in 1817 a revolutionary man by the name of Robert...

  • Why your hands-on business still needs to be tech-savvy

    Many businesses don’t operate in the conventional office setting. Whether you run a landscape gardening business or a bricklaying company, modern tech and software still matter. Many people who work with their hands don’t feel...

  • How to set goals in your business planning

    Goal setting is an essential part of starting, operating and growing your business.   Without a plan we often get distracted, lose focus, get lost and quite simply don’t achieve positive results.   Harvard Business released a...

  • Why you could franchise your own business

    If you are thinking of franchising, a franchise opportunity can offer some businesses the chance to optimize their returns, but not many people are aware of what franchising involves. Why franchise a business? Franchisees propel...

  • How to get your clients to pay more

    In a recent article for Entrepreneur magazine, Mike Templeman writes that when it comes to pricing your product, “don’t be the cheapest, be the best.” The author notes that founders of startups entering a competitive...

  • After the applause: the benefits of entering award programs

    After the applause: the benefits of entering award programs

    Entering awards provides entrepreneurs like Jade McKenzie the Founder of Event Head with a unique platform to scale their business, build powerful networks and boost their profile. It also helps motivate award entrants to set...

  • 5 reasons a Virtual Executive will boost your business

    Having scaled the corporate ladder to spend the past 20 years as a leader in service-based large private businesses as CEO of two large multinationals, I know how hard that climb can be. However, I...

  • 4 tips to make your first office a breeze

    Moving your startup into an office for the first time can be nerve-wracking. It’s a commitment that can feel like a huge risk. You need to be able to keep up with your rent and...

  • 5 top tips to market your new startup business

    As a new entrepreneur, you won’t have the benefit of experience behind you. You won’t have made all of the usual mistakes, so you won’t know to avoid them either. Here are the best marketing...