General Business

Understanding Product Development

Developing and launching new products is one of the most important ways for your business to expand. New products give existing customers more chances to spend money with your company, and provide a clear way for you to attract new ones. Product development is neither cheap nor risk-free – you have to invest substantial resources in research and development, and the production of prototypes before you have a product you can launch to start earning back it’s development costs and turning Read more [...]

Small Business Expansion Tips

Most small businesses want to expand. The problem is that this is not at all something that is really easy to do. Unfortunately, expanding without a good plan in place can easily lead to failure. As an example, when you hire many employees and you do not really need them, bankruptcy is quite possible. No matter what your goals are, if you want to expand your small business, here are some great tips from the Fix It Right Plumbing company in Melbourne, Australia. These tips will surely help out Read more [...]

Reasons to Choose Interdependence Public Relations For Your PR

If you are looking for a public relations company which is going to help your business to reach its goals then I would strongly recommend using Interdependence Public Relations. This service has helped my business more than I ever could have dreamed of and I have no doubt that they will be able to do the same for you. Looking for a PR company which fits your business is not easy and before we fund these guys we spent months and months sitting through meetings with many PR agencies who just didn’t Read more [...]

Scott Tominaga – Why Your Business Needs a Financial Advisor

One of the most common questions which we are asked here, specifically business questions, is what can the role of a financial advisor play in a business? Whether a financial advisor is necessary? And when should a business hire a financial advisor? To help us answer those burning questions we have consulted with one of the best in the business, Mr. Scott Tominaga. Scott has been supporting business throughout his career and he was most excited to contribute to giving you some answers around why Read more [...]

Brennan & Clark LLC – What Are The Advantages of Working With a Debt Collection Agency?

There are tens of thousands of people around the country who are in debt issues and for anyone who is facing a mountain of debt which they cannot get out from under, it can be a truly difficult time in their lives. Piling debts result in pressure, stress, difficulties at home, difficulties at work and it can feel as though there is no way out. Contrary to what many think, a debt collection agency can be your ticket to debt freedom, as long as you work with them. We spoke to the team at Brennan & Read more [...]

Interested in Bringing in More Traffic to Your Website?

Everybody has a website nowadays. There is a good chance that your own mom has her own website for some reason. It seems to be the “in thing” to do at the moment for individuals as it is a place to share your thoughts and dreams with others. Or perhaps you have a website for business reasons and want to drum up some extra income. Whatever the case, you probably would like to see more traffic to your site than you are currently getting right now. In this day and age, if you don’t have enough Read more [...]

Can I Get A Mortgage If I’m Self-Employed?

It’s certainly much easier than it used to be to apply for a mortgage as a self-employed individual. Nowadays major lenders, as well as a wide variety of specialist lenders, offer really good options for individuals who are self-employed and looking for a mortgage. One of the first things you should do is to choose your mortgage adviser, and as you’re self-employed what you’re looking for here is a reputable, online, mortgage adviser with a speciality in all kinds of mortgages, especially Read more [...]

Sponsorship and advertising, why you have to use both

Sponsorship and advertising are commonly discussed under the same concept, and most people even assume they mean the same thing. While they are closely related, these two have some key differences. It is important to note how each function and how it can benefit your business. Contrary to popular thought, you do not have to pick either sponsorship or advertising. It is highly recommendable to add both to your marketing mix. Once you understand the differences between advertising and sponsorship, Read more [...]

10 Project Management Tips for Startups

Being involved in a startup is exciting, even exhilarating. Perhaps for the first time, there is a sense of being completely in charge, but in charge of something that feels slightly out of control.  Project management techniques are essential for a startup business. Running a successful project will require more than just enthusiasm and flair. The project will need to have a clear scope, a budget and commitment from the team. Here we look at ten of the most useful project management Read more [...]

How Interdependence Public Relations Transformed My Business

For many years I was advised by friends and colleagues of mine to use the services of a public relations company but I always felt that it wasn’t an investment which would bring solid returns, and capital wasn’t in abundance during those years. Last year however I decided to bite the bullet and use the services of the brilliant Interdependence public relations. At that stage I was really looking for some direction from the guys and what actually happened was that they completely transformed Read more [...]