Blog categorized as Business Development

What Are The Foundations Of A Sustainable Successful & Scalable Business? 
Michael Geber in his Emyth (Entrepreneurial Myth) discusses why so many businesses fail to achieve their true potential, even if they survive the staggering failure rate statistical odds and ultimately what you as a small business can do about it.
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28/05/2020 15:33 - Comment(s)
Traditional Lenders vs Alternative Specialist Challenger Capital Providers... 
Whether you are an established trading business (manufacturer, hospitality business, etc), property investor or house builder, why would you, or why are businesses turning to non-bank lenders for financing - and in many cases paying a premium on the cost of borrowing - even with high-quality assets...
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16/05/2020 16:11 - Comment(s)
Increase Your Capacity in the Following 4 Areas, If You Want Your Business to Grow
Every entrepreneur must come face to face with the reality that there is only a limited amount of time, money, and people that you can use within your current position. The question is how do we increase or maximize the things that we find limiting?
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19/09/2019 14:54 - Comment(s)
Why the Commercial Property Market is on the Radar for Savvy Investors
Finding an investment that generates income can be a hard thing. For many investors, commercial property is an attractive prospect because it’s a route that offers strong returns,
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21/06/2018 05:02 - Comment(s)
Why e-commerce customer support and interaction is so important 
The e-commerce industry has come on leaps and bounds in recent years, fuelled by a continuing reliance on technology as well as a complete shift in the way that people shop. While it harbours many benefits for businesses, one area that it can fall down on is customer support and interaction.
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24/04/2018 05:24 - Comment(s)
Innovative companies that you should be taking inspiration from
While mimicking other companies isn’t something that you should ever be engaging in, taking inspiration from businesses that do things well can help you grow and succeed.
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05/03/2018 07:08 - Comment(s)
6 questions you should be asking your accountant
When you go about hiring a new accountant, it is imperative that you ask them the right questions to gauge their experience and how well they will be able to get to grips with the way that your business works.
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23/02/2018 05:30 - Comment(s)
Does your start up show any of these SME risk factor signs? 
There are a number of risk factor signs that suggest that your business might be in a detrimental position, so read on to find out how to spot them.
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22/02/2018 05:30 - Comment(s)
5 brilliant apps that all SMEs need to know about 
It’s estimated that 2.5 billion people will be using smartphones by 2019, so engaging with apps is also important if an SME is going to be successful. Read on to find out about five of the best apps for SMEs at present.
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13/02/2018 07:11 - Comment(s)
What are the merits and drawbacks of traditional bank loans and alternative types of finance? 
Securing finance for your SME can be a challenging and, at times, very confusing process, mainly because there are so many different types to choose from.
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08/02/2018 06:32 - Comment(s)
The best ways to manage your finances as a small business
Running a successful SME means ensuring that a number factors are working well together so that you can accommodate growth.
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07/02/2018 08:01 - Comment(s)
How currency fluctuations can affect SMEs 
Finance responds to what’s happening on the global stage. Many small businesses live in fear of worldwide currency fluctuations, which can have a detrimental impact on imports and exports and ultimately threaten their all-important bottom line
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06/02/2018 05:19 - Comment(s)