Videoconferencing has become a big part of the business world, even before we hit the current crisis. Today, it’s an essential part of conducting business as meetings in person have become somewhat dangerous in the face of the coronavirus. With customers and employees all being in different locations, the videoconference is now one of the most-used tools in our arsenal.
There is an app for virtually everything these days. But have you considered the real benefits of adopting and using apps for your business? Take a look at some of the most highly rated, business-oriented apps available today. Best of all; most of these apps will work on just about any smartphone, so you can have your employees adopt them as well.
Flexitime is defined as non-traditional work schedules for full-time employees. People still need to clock the hours of a full working week, but they can do so according to their own schedules, working earlier in the morning or later at night.
In a world with no end of competition for business, building a standout, memorable brand identity is not negotiable if you want your business to survive. Science shows that a solid identity plays an important role in customer engagement, because it conveys so much more than just the name of your company.
You’ve probably heard the term viral marketing. In this age of social media, lightning fast internet, and a mobile phone in every consumer’s pocket, who hasn’t heard of viral marketing? If done correctly, it is the equivalent of running multiple advertising campaigns, all at a fraction of the cost. What about this equation doesn’t seem like being granted a license to print money?
Communication in the workplace is key to productivity, to keeping channels open between lower and upper level employees, and creating a cohesive environment that has staff that are always on the same page.
When it comes to customer trust is important and it is not something that is built through cheap gimmicks or fancy marketing plans. Continue reading “Smart Ways To Build Customer Trust”
Your brand defines your business. Let that sink in a bit.
Then think about the branding that the biggest companies use globally. They have instantly recognisable logos, colouring and designs that you know and connect with. That’s what you want for your business too. Continue reading “How To Create A Strong Corporate Brand”
50 years ago, starting and marketing a new business often meant having to try and spread news of the business through word of mouth coupled with newspaper ads. Things have changed in the last few years, however, with the development of the internet and the social media platforms that followed as a result. Today, marketing is both easier and more difficult than ever; where we now have greater access than in the past, but it also means much higher rates of competition.
When starting a new business, it may seem obvious that some countries are better to begin in due to their socio-economic status, such as China, for example. The abundance of people, cheap commodities, and plenty of raw materials makes China, along with India and Brazil, great places to start up.
The truth is, however, that due to the sheer amount of paperwork necessary to get a successful business started within these countries, it may not seem worth it at all. Continue reading “The Top Countries for New Entrepreneurs”