Chances are, you’re looking for someone who ticks all the boxes, particularly when it comes to qualifications and experience. And while these things are important, failing to look beyond this can hurt your business.
Working from home can be a challenge, but it’s also a rewarding way to have a happy home life and a successful business, too. Download a few apps and start boosting your productivity and happiness today.
Your council trash collection service will also refuse to move this enormous pile of trash from your property. This obviously does not mean you are forever struck with the trash at your home. Here are a few ways you can use to get rid of waste.
Video marketing continues to gain popularity and as a business owner you need to consider this option. Statistics indicate that the use of an explainer video to market or advertise businesses has tremendous advantages and more gains than most options available out there.
Senior businesswomen and representatives from leading organisations will be ringing the ASX opening bell this morning, kicking off a global event that will see stock exchanges around the world ringing the opening or closing bell for gender equality
The Board of Master Builders Australia has announced its appointment of Mrs Denita Wawn as the new Chief Executive Officer of Master Builders Australia effective 20 March 2017. Mrs Wawn will be Master Builders’ first female CEO in its 127 year history.
There are 3.7 billion women and girls in the world, but how many of the world’s top 50 companies are run by women? The answer is a big, fat Zero! WaterAid Australia Chief Executive Rosie Wheen joins WaterAid’s other female CEO’s offering advice for women and girls to reach their goals.
Australian entrepreneurs like Melissa Haupt, are supporters of a charity which helps millions of entrepreneurial women in developing countries to start a business, earn a regular income and free themselves and their families from poverty.
While there has been some progress made on the important issue of gender equality in the workplace, the current playing field is anything but equal. However, there have been some women who have been able to achieve success in male dominated fields.
There are several SEO services providers out there, that help eCommerce sites to drive massive traffic and increase their conversion rates. However, if you’re confident in doing it yourself, then here are some ways to use SEO marketing to boost your website ranking.
Selfish. Narcissistic. Entitled. I’m not describing Donald Trump, I’m referring to common stereotypes that millennials face every day of our lives. However, hiring a millennial might be exactly what your company needs to drive your business further.
Workplace accidents are an unfortunate reality in today’s world. It is important to know what type of support your employer can provide, and how your recovery will be managed. Be sure to take care of yourself at work, as that’s definitely the most important step.
In today’s global marketplace, businesses are expected to be efficient. Clients and investors do not want to deal with a company known for wasting money. This one reason why more businesses are moving towards texting.
By the year 2020 82% percent of all internet traffic (both consumer and business) will be video. Whether you’re wanting to capture a family celebration, or produce a video to promote your products and services on the internet, the process will be the same.
If you’re scratching your head wondering how to get through to your conference attendees, the most common types of meeting participants follow. In addition, you will learn how best to handle them.
When the UK leaves the European Union, one of the biggest challenges for commercial organisations will be in human resources. This inforgraphic summarises the current situation and outlines steps that businesses can take to manage the changes.
The prospect and dream of being a successful entrepreneur is a lot easier to imagine than the reality of getting there. It is essential that as you strive for success, you make sure you do everything possible to maximize every available opportunity that presents itself.
At CES 2017, HP Inc. debuted four new innovations that will change the way people interact with their PCs: the customer inspire business convertible PC, next-generation Sprout, curved gaming display and HP’s widest curved all-in-one.
When it comes to running an online business in our hyper-connected world, you’re going to have to use specific tools to remain profitable and stay ahead of your competition. This is why you have to invest in an online fax service and cloud VPS hosting.
What are the safest kinds of companies to start up regardless of which city or state you live in in Australia? Here, we look at 5 common factors that all major Australian cities share and 5 corresponding business ventures that these help support:
A study by Carbon Trust found that working from home just two days a week can save up to 360kg of carbon being emitted into the atmosphere each year. Dialing into your morning meeting via a video conference is not only good for the environment, it’s good for your health!
Some ways to improve the sustainable operations of your business so that you will have the confidence to boldly announce eco-friendly plans that will not only have a positive effect on the environment, but a positive effect on productivity and overall profits.
After running my small secretarial business from a tiny office space for a number of years, I happened to have a quite distinguished visitor walk through my doors unannounced recently. It was then I looked at my workspace with fresh eyes and didn’t like what I saw.
The Workplace Gender Equality Agency (WGEA) has announced the list of 2016 Employers of Choice for Gender Equality, 106 organisations that recognise equal participation by women and men at all levels is good for workplace culture and performance.
Australian Exporters are making 4 mistakes which are holding them back on Alibaba.com, says Jay Hyland, senior consultant of iSynergi in Melbourne and an expert in the world’s largest platform for global trade.
As a business owner, you must realise that stability comes to a business only when it has a loyal client-base to fall back on. Here are 5 ways to show your clients that you deserve their business.
If your computer was to crash, you’d be at a huge disadvantage. Turning to a computer repairs service like Computer Emergency is a great way to keep your computers – and your business – up and running while saving time and money.
Australian consumers are set to spend more $48.1 billion on Christmas shopping this year. However, while this clearly presents a huge opportunity for retailers across the country, this is also a critical time to ensure customer orders are fulfilled efficiently and customer loyalty is sustained.
Angela Ferguson, Managing Director of Futurespace, a cutting edge interior design and architectural agency, has some invaluable advice for other women who are working in a male dominated industry.
There are certain hurdles that must be overcome when starting a business. What are your milestones? What is your niche? In chasing these bigger ideas, it can be easy to lose sight of the smaller, but no less important things.
Congratulations to Rituparna Chakraborty from TeamLease Services Ltd in India, winner of the 2016 Telstra Business Woman in Asia Award at a gala dinner in Melbourne last night.
Congratulations to Andrea Mason, winner of the 2016 Telstra Business Woman of the Year Award announced at a gala dinner in Melbourne last night. Other awards winners were: Jenny Paradiso, Inspector Virginia Nelson, Jackie McArthur, and Anna Ross.
If you want to get into the scrap metal business either to make extra money on the side or turn it into your main source of income, it is important that you know how to sell. It is important to know a few common scrapping mistakes and how to avoid them.
Are you hosting any local DC website? Webris Nova is here to provide your business websites with more traffic from the search engines. By offering you high-quality Search engine optimization services, Webris Nova ensures you high reputation in the search engine results.
very office worker knows there’s nothing more dreary than staring at a computer screen and blank cubicle for eight hours a day. After all, a dull, unstimulating work environment makes it hard to feel inspired, motivated and energised enough to do our best work.
Moving from an online only presence to proper commercial premises can make or break a business. If you move to early, you’ll lose momentum and start losing money. If you leave it too late, you could hinder your own long term growth.
Congratulations to Bernadette Black, CEO and founding director of Brave Foundation, who has been named the 2016 Telstra Tasmanian Business Woman of the Year at the 2016 Telstra Tasmanian Business Women’s Awards held at the Princes Wharf 1 in Hobart.
Congratulations to Dr Nicole Sides, Managing Director of Compass Fertility and the 2016 Telstra Australian Capital Territory Business Woman of the Year. Congrats also to the 3 other business women recognised at the 2016 Telstra ACT Business Women’s Awards in Canberra.
Congratulations to Moya Dodd who has been named the 2016 The Australian Financial Review and Westpac 100 Women of Influence Awards overall winner at a gala event in Sydney. We also congratulate the individual category winners of these awards.
Creating a work environment that encourages collaboration and creativity can increase staff morale and productivity. Businesses are ditching closed-off offices for more open work spaces that encourage communication and collaboration between staff across all areas.