The Basics Of Market Research And How To Commission It

Markets are fundamental to any business. Without an understanding of your market, there can be no business! However, many organisations, particularly those who have become stuck in a rut, can overlook this core function once their products and income streams are established. If you want your … [Read More...]

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The Best Project Management Tools for Your Business

It used to be that all business was conducted on paper.  Contracts had to be printed and signed, invoices and payments were processed by hand, and communications were sent via snail mail.  These days it’s a different story.  Electronic signatures are now acceptable.  Payroll is automatically … [Read More...]

Negotiating Payments and Customer Visits for Credit Collections

Post from www.ProForensics.ie a forensic accounting company in Ireland. One reason your customer may not be paying you is because they have a temporary hitch in their own cash flow, perhaps a large customer has gone under. In these situations it is 'far better to negotiate a planned settlement of … [Read More...]

Self Storage for Small Businesses Makes Sense

There are several benefits to storing items in an self storage unit if you operate a small business. Some of the main advantages include: Safe storage of financial documents Make more room for office space Keep larger supplies of products on hand Keep marketing material pristine between … [Read More...]

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How Recycling Business Papers Helps the Environment

When Ts’Ai Lun, a Chinese scholar, first combined used fishing nets, hemp, grass, and dirty rags to make the first version of paper in 105AD, he didn't realise his invention would change the world. Word about paper, as Lun dubbed it, quickly spread through Asia, eventually reaching Europe where it … [Read More...]

Getting Your Company Credit Policy Right

Your credit policy should be a vital ingredient of an overall business plan, so getting it right is important and involves balancing your sales targets with the cash needed to finance production, and … [Read More...]

The Consumer Credit Act for Credit Controllers

Terms of the Consumer Credit Act 1974 provide protection for both trader and customer. Its introduction was welcomed by the retail credit industry, as it removed the anomalies of the Moneylender's Act … [Read More...]

Company Liquidations for Credit Controllers

Under the Act directors of a limited company with financial difficulties can: •             offer a voluntary arrangement •             apply to the court for an administration … [Read More...]

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Crafting Your Client Brief for Spot on Results

One of the areas many clients struggle with is defining exactly what they want from their content.  It’s often the case that they can’t figure out exactly how much to tell the copywriter, and how much … [Read More...]

Mistakes To Avoid In Your Business Finances

When you’re in business, you’re often trying to find the most effective ways to establish your venture and make it successful. But although it’s exhilarating to piece together the building blocks of … [Read More...]