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How to end FY2016 on a high

Written on 28 March, 2016 by James Baylis

Ending the financial year on a high isn't just something you want for your business – it's what your clients want as well. Help them hit business website goals by the end of FY2016 with these top tips for strengthening website strategies, while taking advantage of tax-reducing opportunities. Reassessing and... Read more

Categories: General Wholesale | Tags: business, small business

5 jobs of the future

Written on 04 January, 2016 by James Baylis

From delivery drones and 3D printing to the Internet of Things and increased social media link-ups, technology has taken us into some exciting new frontiers recently. But what will these changes mean for the future job market? Let’s take a look at the new jobs likely to grace recruitment boards... Read more

Categories: General Wholesale | Tags: business, small business

Walking meetings vs sitting meetings

Written on 07 December, 2015 by James Baylis

The 'walk and talk' is taking the business world by storm and with high-profile fans such as Barack Obama and Mark Zuckerberg proclaiming themselves fans, there's no reason not to try taking your next meeting out of the static boardroom and into a dynamic, ever-changing environment. Creative, healthy and invigorating... Read more

Categories: General Wholesale | Tags: business, small business

5 ways to get employees involved in decision-making

Written on 22 October, 2015 by Verity Meagher

With workers searching for more fulfilling careers, job satisfaction is more important than ever. Giving employees the responsibility and power to make decisions can therefore be the difference between a happy workforce and a miserable one. 1. Form a committee Once a company reaches a certain size, it can be... Read more

Categories: General Wholesale | Tags: business, small business

Create a rewards program that really works

Written on 13 August, 2015 by Lisa Shannahan

Loyalty programs have been topping client retention initiatives for years, but how many of them are actually convincing clients to commit? Recent research from Bond Brand Loyalty, analysed by eMarketer, found that while US internet users belonged to around 11 loyalty programs on average, they only actively participated in 50 percent... Read more

Categories: Online Marketing | Tags: customers, e-commerce, online business, small business

Six link-building strategies for small businesses

Written on 23 June, 2015 by Emily Rice

A great link-building strategy can do wonders for your position in Google search results, but that's not the only benefit of sharing links with other sites.When you make a connection to high-quality resources, some of that quality reflects back on you. This is valuable not only as part of your... Read more

Categories: General Wholesale | Tags: online business, small business

Three corporate hacks and the lessons they can teach you

Written on 07 April, 2015 by Verity Meagher

It doesn't matter the size of your business or the industry you're in, you're never immune to being hacked. Whether it's to steal client information, cause confusion or embarrass businesses, corporate hacks can have a devastating effect on a company. Take a close look at three high-profile corporate hacks and... Read more

Categories: General Wholesale | Tags: business, hacker, online business, phishing, small business

Convert social media complainers into brand advocates

Written on 01 April, 2015 by Evelyn Elsted

As a business owner, chances are you already have experience dealing with client complaints on social platforms and, hopefully, you've been able to resolve the issue to everyone's satisfaction. But have you ever considered taking a complaining client and transforming their experience into something so positive they can't stop talking about how... Read more

Categories: Social Media | Tags: business, marketing, online business, online marketing, small business, social media

Web development: How can startups budget for it?

Written on 24 March, 2015 by Verity Meagher

You know your website is going to be a valuable asset for your business in the future, but how do you decide how much to spend on it before it gets off the ground? Many businesses struggle to work out how much to invest in development and design, but with... Read more

Categories: Web Design | Tags: budgeting, marketing, online marketing, small business, web development, website

Affordable ways to take your business to the cloud

Written on 17 March, 2015 by James Baylis

Can your business afford to ignore the benefits of cloud computing? Cloud computing has revolutionised online-storage solutions, offering simple, scalable storage and ease of access. Now is the time to switch to cloud - take a look at our pick of the top companies for saving you money and keeping... Read more

Categories: General Wholesale | Tags: business, cloud services, cloud storage, online business, small business