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A Guide to Planning a Successful Corporate Event

When it comes to creating a successful and inspired work environment, making sure your employees feel valued and like they’re part of something bigger is incredibly important. Corporate events are a great way to create that sense of inclusion, helping to foster the idea of community and working towards a common goal together. However, a lot of work and careful planning goes into creating the … Continue reading A Guide to Planning a Successful Corporate Event

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Top 6 Qualities an Effective Emcee Must Possess

Hosts or “emcees” serve as the driver of an event. They determine the direction, pace, and flow of a program in order to effectively deliver the intended message and, ultimately, achieve the event objectives. Aside from this, professional emcees offer invaluable insight into the affair. For corporate events, they ensure that the audience’s attention remains focused on the event progress, and encourage participation. They also … Continue reading Top 6 Qualities an Effective Emcee Must Possess

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5 Tips for You to Protect Your Wealth as an Entrepreneur

As an entrepreneur, there’s nothing more satisfying than the feeling of jubilation you get, when the money first starts rolling in. After all, the culmination of all your hard work is finally coming to fruition. But in these ecstatic moments, it’s all too easy to get carried away. Many entrepreneurs squander their wealth once they’ve “made it”, effectively undoing years of hard work through sloppy … Continue reading 5 Tips for You to Protect Your Wealth as an Entrepreneur

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Formal or casual workwear: Are you more productive in a suit?

The tried and tested combination of the suit and tie was once an office style staple. Just a few decades ago, employees were expected to dress in formal attire for work regardless of whether the role was client facing – however, this has changed in recent years. Companies tend to allow for a more ‘business casual’ dress code nowadays and the suit and tie has … Continue reading Formal or casual workwear: Are you more productive in a suit?

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Top Considerations When Selling Your Business

So, you have finally made the decision to sell your business which is a very big consideration, particularly if you have sweated blood and tears to build it up from scratch. You want to be able to maximise the benefits of selling your company and in order to do this, there are a few top considerations to bear in mind. Review your business assets, contracts … Continue reading Top Considerations When Selling Your Business

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Legal Requirements For Starting A Web Hosting Company

A Web Hosting Company provides services of web hosting that allows a web-page, of an Individual or the Organization to post a website on the internet. A web host service provider is a business that provides storage space and easy access for the websites. Sites are stored or hosted on different computers are known as servers. It can be a profitable business yet, wildly competitive … Continue reading Legal Requirements For Starting A Web Hosting Company

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Technology Required for Building a Sales Funnel

Now that you have generated the much-coveted attention for your brand, you need to figure out how you can use that attention to make sales happen. It is not an easy task to achieve but your effort to make your brand successful will need a few more steps to be taken. Sales funnel directing your customers to complete a sales process successfully. In order to … Continue reading Technology Required for Building a Sales Funnel

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Which is the most reliable source of energy?

Britain’s demand for energy is growing fast – set to increase by a huge 50% between 2005 and 2030. This can be put down to a growing population along with modern life and a greater reliance on technology. How is the country going to meet this extra demand? We’ve teamed up with the business gas specialists at Flogas to find out which sources of energy are the most reliable. How … Continue reading Which is the most reliable source of energy?

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Calculating Contractor Rates: What affects your income?

Contracting isn’t just a short-term fad. It’s a growing, thriving industry that for many, offers substantial financial benefits, greater control over one’s career and improved freedom and flexibility. On average, contractors take home £5,414 more than their employee counterparts. Contractors charge higher rates, pay less in tax and can deduct expenses. In fact, whilst the average IT employee in the UK earns an average of … Continue reading Calculating Contractor Rates: What affects your income?

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Is your business switched on to the smart meter opportunity?

Smart meters are a big part of our homes now, so you’ll struggle to meet someone who hasn’t either heard or read about them. So far, though, the talk has mainly focused around how they can help owner-occupiers and renters in in the residential sector. But, is now the time to focus on the opportunity for small businesses to keep tabs on their commercial gas … Continue reading Is your business switched on to the smart meter opportunity?