Overtaking your main business rivals should be one of your main aims right now; you won’t go far if you let them pull ahead and do better than you. Edging past your rivals and moving on to bigger and better things is easier than you think so don’t assume...
Your office’s image is tremendously influential and the decorating process can also be fun if you put your all into it. The way your office looks works to create the right environment. When people look at your office and see a nice and stylish area they will be impressed...
We all want to move our businesses forward and achieve more. But the question is: how? It begins with leadership...Building leadership capacity Firstly, for an explanation of leadership capacity, head to http://www.ascd.org/publications/books/198058/chapters/What-Is-Leadership-Capacity%C2%A2.aspx. While there are no set rules regarding building leadership capacity, in this section, we are going to take...
In an effort to keep your business afloat, you may be keen to cut down on costs. This is a wise move, and there are particular areas where you can save money. However, if you want to improve your work practices and improve the effectiveness of your team, you...
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...
Teams are only as good as their players.Whether you’re building a new venture from the ground up or fleshing out a small team in a vast corporate bureaucracy, your success turns on your ability to attract, hire, and retain the best — and get the most of out each...
If you think that your employees aren’t going to improve your company, then you have possibly never been so wrong about something before. Your employees are the bread and butter of your company, and the more time you spend trying to develop them, the better your company is going...
Safety is one of the most critical factors in the operation of any business. With increased criminal presence, businesses are exposed to risky activities and safety issues that can lead to decreased profits and ultimate collapse of the company. It is constantly being reported that companies have experienced losses...
When it comes to growing your business, one of the most important aspects to being able to grow and scale successfully is by you having a dedicated team. This is not as easy as simply having a few people and getting them to go off to work - it...
It’s hard to achieve that ever-elusive success story in the business world. It seems like there’s only so much room for profitable companies in every industry. Whilst that may be the case, nothing is fixed in business. The marketplace is fickle because consumer needs are always changing. In turn,...