Business names are more important than ever in the digital age, so anyone starting up a new business needs to think carefully about what to call it. Your name is your brand, which will feature strongly in your web presence and be one of the factors which helps to attract potential customers.
A hundred billion dollars is a boatload of money. You'd think earning it would be hard, and indeed for an individual it is. But for society in general, it turns out, it's weirdly easy to become that much richer. All we have to do is get off our butts and walk or jog an extra 15 minutes a day.
With small businesses facing constant pressure on profits, carrying out charity work might seem to be a low priority for some companies. However, fundraising for worthy causes can bring with it a series of benefits for company owners and employees, not to mention the charity itself.
As the pace of work seems to get more intense, most of us seem to be trying to fit more into every day. But it seems our efforts to be more productive in less time is being undermined by one thing – interruptions.
If you want to hire the best, it pays to create a good impression from the start. Not many candidates enjoy the prospect of a job interview. Choosing an outfit to create the right impression, finding the tricky balance between selling themselves and showing off, and thinking of something to ask at the end of the meeting when the interviewer utters that dreaded phrase: “Do you have any questions for us?”