Business tips

Choose the right venue and the rest of the event will fall into place. Well, maybe it’s not quite that straightforward but it is certainly the case that the venue selection is absolutely vital to the success of any business function, meeting or conference, and the foremost decision for any event planner. Think of the...

There’s nothing like a bit of pressure to focus the mind and get stuff done, right? Stress is not a bad thing in itself. It can give you a sense of motivation and urgency and make you more productive. However, when stress at work is your daily reality rather than the exception, the ‘benefits’ disappear all too...

For the most part, you operate the business out of a home office. Now and then, there’s the need to secure temporary office space for rent and maybe even a conference room to go along with the office proper. In order to give the impression that the space is actually permanent, there are a few things you can do without...

Back in the 1980s, when computers made their first meaningful forays into our lives, there was a quaint idea that they’d help us cut down on the amount of paper that we use. In fact, the term ‘paperless office’ dates back to a 1975 article about the ‘office of the future’. After all, if we could now store data...

On a daily basis our workplace facilities need to be clean and organised which can negate problems and issues within our workforce. There are a handful of basic things to consider that will make the world of difference; here are five of them. Food offerings Food is a vital part of our life; not only is it fuel for the...

Whether you’re in business, politics or sport, the rationale for team building is compelling. But while we all know that the whole is greater than the sum of its parts, great teams of people don’t just happen by accident, and nor do they happen overnight. Teambuilding has become a real management buzzword in recent...

According to The Telegraph, over 600,000 small businesses were set to open in 2015. In July 2016, the paper published a report prepared by Startup Britain which claimed that around 80 new companies are established every hour in the UK. From January to June 2016, 342,927 new startup businesses registered with the...

Do you have an idea you are sure to be a success? Do you believe your innovation could change and benefit people’s lives? If you answered yes to both, then it’s time to contemplate how to start your new business. Consider the tips below, and become a startup success. The Business Plan Every good business needs a...

Project Kairos launched two years ago to offer tech startups an unparalleled platform to network with recognised leaders, pioneering brands, solution providers, investment communities, and other innovative startups attending TechXLR8, a three-day festival at the heart of London Tech Week. The festival connects...

Whichever industry you’re in, improving your website could greatly improve your business’s potential customer base. And whether your website generates sales or leads or simply promotes your brand, there are smart, targeted strategies to ensure you connect with your ideal online audience. Instead of well-meaning...