Better Marketing Outdoors

Getting people to see your business when you are at outdoor events, festivals, shows or exhibitions can be tricky especially when there are lots of different vendors all trying to sell their own goods. This is where you need to invest in some clever marketing tools for your business! Things like feather flags cab help to attract attention to your stall or brand, providing a colourful and unique sign to show off your style with. These are portable and can be quickly assembled in virtually any environment. Perfect for businesses who travel around, these are a must have marketing tool for you.

Accessing & How To Use Business Information

If you have a business that is just jogging along, keeping your head above water but not makig a greater splash or impression than that, there comes a time when you need to refresh  your business plans and take stock.  Looking back on where you started and how much you have progressed can sometimes be

Planning To Prosper Needs Care & Daring

Knowing how to grow our business effectively is probably the most difficult thing for newbie start ups.  Having a good idea for a business is one thing.  Maybe you have a talent for making things and it has grown out of that into selling to friends and then expansion has come.  You need to continue

Knowing How To Network & Extend Contacts

I know someone who has been in business with his own companies and for many years he worked from home.  One of the huge army of back bedroom entrenpreneurs – except this chap was a financial advisor and computer/web design geek.  Two completely separate streams of income, which twenty five years ago were easily achieved

Unfunded Start Ups Rare As Hens’ Teeth

When you first have a business idea it is generally borne out of that little hobby or talent you’ve gradually practiced and improved on to the point that you, or your pals, think it a good idea to try and make money out of it.  There is also the other route, working for an established

Rubbing Shoulders In Publcity Clips Only Does Good

One of the more innovative means of showing off to your locality, large or small, what businesses are out there is to become a subsriber to a local business orientated magaazine.   I have one such glossy little number I brought back from the states, based on what is described as the world of paper city. 

Knowing How To Obtain Business & Financial Advice

There are many facets to the business world.  Keepin gyour head above water being one.  It is very easy to overlook certain responsibilities and having realised you’ve missed a deadline, to compound that error by sticking your head in the sand is never going to help.  Loads of folk panic – they see paying their

Keeping UP With Smith, Jones & The Taxman

Ensuring we get our timing right for running business is o very critical these days.  With competition in all areas pretty fierce, it needs a smooth uninterrupted flow of orders in, goods/services out, invoices out followed by payment in. . . .  What is doesn’t need at any point is a hold up to sort

Making Your Business Stand Out From The Crowd

There are so many types of business that can be marketed today – the various methods of doing so vary almost as much as the subject matter too.  I was looking through one of our little trade magazines the other day looking specifically for details of funeral directors – for a pal in need.  I

Fathoming Out Complexities Business Funding

In the old days – that mythical time that is anything before this last ten years then . . . ..  companies would have to find their own funding for developing and producing new products.  The original company product would be a strong item that never goes out of fashion.  There are so many still

Federations Can Offer Mentor Advice On Tap

Knowing how to run any kind of business is a bit startling at first.  No one just thinks of a product, gets hold of one piece and then starts selling overnight.  Everything in business takes a wee while.  You need to research your market for a start – check out whether selling to a student