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October 26, 2015
Why Is Teamwork Important To A Business?

Why Is Teamwork Important To A Business?

Creating and managing a team is one thing but having a company structure that facilitates team work is another kettle of fish. Joining a team as a new employee and performing as a member of the team is paramount for job satisfaction and longevity. A team won’t run coherently without team work, therefore team building […]
October 22, 2015
Adding Value To Your Company

Communication Exercises For Adding Value

Every one of us is unique, so working together as a team can have its complications as well as rewards. The patterns of behaviour that we display will indicate how we perform individually as well as in a team. Companies use team build activities whether they are large or small corporations to improve productivity in […]
October 20, 2015
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Facebook’s New Data Center Is Socially Responsible

Corporate social responsibility  is big news. Each year, as reported by Forbes, the Reputation Institute puts out a list of the best companies ranked for their Corporate social responsibility. For 2015, Google, Microsoft, the Walt Disney Company, and BMW, all shared the number one position with Corporate social responsibility ranking scores so close to each other. It […]
October 9, 2015
Legal Help

How Often Do You Need Legal Help?

In this day and age even the best employers and business owners need the help of attorneys. Most of the employment matters can be handled by the employer alone, but sometimes there are instances where they need the assistance and guidance of an attorney. Employment laws are one of the most fast changing in the […]
October 9, 2015
Safety Awareness

Why Safety Awareness Is Important

Many people are somewhat sceptical of the concept of health and safety, viewing it as a ‘kill-joy’ and an unnecessary interference in our day to day lives. How often do we see tabloid stories about a seemingly innocuous activity that has been banned due to ‘health and safety gone mad’? However, despite this popular perception, […]
August 31, 2015
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Different Types Of Drug Test And Their Effectiveness

Drug testing, whether it’s pre-employment, scheduled or random is one of the best ways to prevent and minimize the use of illicit drugs in the workplace.   Many workplaces also do drug testing based on possible exposure to narcotics –this is particularly important in law enforcement-, grounds of suspicion, post-accident when an employee returns to […]
August 24, 2015
5 Ways Outsourcing your Printing and IT needs can save You Money

Outsourcing Printing Can Save Money

Letting someone else handle your print needs can assist a business with printer hardware and software issues. No matter the business size or industry, a partner for such services can tailor a strategy to help reduce printing costs. If you don’t believe it can save you money, Xerox estimates as much as 15% of a […]
August 4, 2015
Job Recruitment

Job Description and Recruitment Process

When applying for a job, it is the job description that tells the applicants what will be required of them. It is also important to let the applicants know whether or not they are the right pick for the job. Without a job description, physics major might be applying for a Literature job and an […]
August 3, 2015
Guarantor Loans Can Help Start Up A Business

Guarantor Loans Can Help Start Up A Business

While there will be many people telling you that now is not a good time to start up a new business, it may actually be the best time to start up a new business. There is a lot to be said for the success or failure of the business depending on the person/people involved, the […]
August 3, 2015
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Starting A New Business And Finding Financing Can Be Done

It is understandable why so many people are interested in starting up their own business and with the current state of the economy; many people find that this is their best option for making a living. While setting up a business is difficult, it doesn’t have to be impossible and there are a number of […]
July 30, 2015
Utilizing Search Engine Optimization Software

Utilizing Search Engine Optimization Software

The way that the internet processes its content and web search results has changed dramatically over the last handful of years, which has brought about a time that demands proper search engine optimization if you want to develop a popular site. Back about twenty years when the internet became mainstream and the first home based […]
July 18, 2015
Disaster Recovery Plan For Your Small Business

Disaster Recovery Plan For Small Business

Most business owners ensure they have financial statements close at hand to help them make decisions…financial forecasts, what-if scenarios, cash flow analysis’ and other data-rich documents to help them plan for their success. Many of hours have been spent at conference tables hammering out business plans and succession plans to prepare for the future. As […]