Good business vibes are the sort of vibes everyone needs when it comes to running a business. A bad business can always be spotted a mile away. If you have a shop, you want people to leave your store thinking they’ve had a great experience. The same goes for...
The ability for employers to keep track of those who work for them is a tremendous leap forward in workplace technology. The problem is that there’s always a limit. You need to know the difference between surveying your employees and invading their privacy.We take a look at this issue...
From an employer’s perspective, soft skills make the difference. What is a soft skill? Also called transferable skills or job-readiness skills, soft skills are the intangible, less-technical skills that employees are expected to possess. While being able to rewire a home is a hard skill, a soft skill is...
In many businesses, up to 50% of the workforce can be unhappy with their job. You may find that some are doing the bare minimum required of them and spending the rest of their time watching the clock or making coffee. Then there’s the ones that are blatantly miserable...
More and more companies have considered working with remote teams. While remote working options can save a company a lot of money, especially in terms of workplace investments, there’s no denying that when poorly managed or executed, remote work can become a serious issue in business growth. You can...
Almost every business start-up that begins to gain some traction in their industry does so under the watchful eye of an attentive business owner. Branching out from being the sole worker and leader in your company isn’t always easy; especially if you are the sort of manager who finds...
When you want to go into business for yourself, it’s not easy to know exactly what it is that you want to do. Because some people will know exactly where their entrepreneurial ambitions should lie, but others won’t. Some will just know that they want to run their own...
There are many things to consider when growing your business, especially when you are making a big change, from upgrading your premises from the standard office at the back of your home, all the way through to a real business location. At this point, it's where you finally realize...
If you’ve always worked in offices, the chances are that you’ve seen how gossip spreads. Even those who are supposed to keep things confidential join in with whispers. Sensitive information can slip into the conversation before they know it.Many a workplace lawsuit has come about as a result. Even...
There is a myth that surrounds successful business people, and it is that you can't be both a success and have a rich and rewarding personal life. People seem to believe that you have to pick one or the other, but this is simply not true. In fact, a...