Far too many businesses fall victims to fraud. One study found that the average business loses 5% of its revenue each year to fraud. This means that the cost of fraud to businesses is $3.7 trillion. However, most businesses aren’t prepared to handle it. One survey found that 48% of...
If you are a first-time investor who doesn’t have any experience getting into the rental market, the whole process can seem extremely daunting. You want to make sure that you pick the right place that is going to generate a healthy return on your investment.   Investment property strategies vary depending...
Owning a business can be a challenge, but keeping that business relevant in an ever-changing world can be even more of a problem. Whether it’s keeping up with technology or ever-changing regulations, some days can seem almost impossible. Today we are going to take a look at a few of...
Every brand that knows they need to boost their marketing mission also knows they need to specifically attract the millennial market. This isn’t just because they are easily the biggest generation out there, but because they have influenced the generations either side of them - the baby boomers and...
Every business owner knows that fantastic marketing is key to success on the market. Without marketing, it’s true to say, we think you’ll agree, that your business will be dead in the water. But how do you make sure that the promotion is at the right level? You will...
The retail industry is constantly evolving and some of the rules that once governed it no longer apply. Here are a few success tips that could be useful for anyone thinking of launching a retail business in 2019 or rebranding an existing business… Research your competition The best retail businesses are...
The economy of North Carolina has traditionally relied on the manufacturing and agricultural sectors. However, over the past three decades, the state has lost numerous jobs overseas. The textile industry has declined the most. North Carolina Technology Sector is Growing Faster than Any Other State However, the state economy is still...
Take your website seriously, it’s one of the most important parts of your business brand and profile. In fact, it’s not an exaggeration to label it as the home base of your company. It’s where all the information can be sourced back to that you might release on your...
When sales are stagnating every penny that you spend is eating into profits and if you aren’t careful, you’ll spend all of your cash and land yourself in serious financial trouble. The only way to keep your head above water is to cut costs. Being thrifty is always good...
As a boss, your main goal in life will be to make your employees happy and create a healthy work environment for them. When it comes to managing a successful and a happy team there are a lot of things to consider and many factors which come into play....