10 Tips On Getting the Most Out of Business Meetings

10 Tips On Getting the Most Out of Business Meetings

Meetings can be time suckers, and if nothing gets accomplished during them, frustration may ensue. Not only does a company waste valuable time and money conducting business meetings that don't produce results but employees will begin to loathe attending these functions. Here are 10 suggestions on how to get the most out of your b...

Where to meet clients when you work from home

Where to meet clients when you work from home

Nothing says unprofessional quite like a sink full of plates or the sounds of arguing children. Can you really hold successful client meetings when your offic...

How to Start Meetings Effectively

How to Start Meetings Effectively

Good meetings start before the first participant is invited. Preparation is the key to a meeting that is concise and effective – versus one that is simply a waste of everyone’s time. Let’s define a good meeting: It starts on time; it ends on time. When everyone leaves the room, they know exactly what to do and by when. All q...

How to Improve Your Efficiency in the Workplace

How to Improve Your Efficiency in the Workplace

Are you efficient? Most people can increase their productivity and effectiveness at work. Like them, you might benefit from better organisation and prioritisation. Sometimes, to create a better business, all that's needed are a few tweaks to your habitual way of working. Maybe you think you are organised, but i...

4 Reasons You Should Meet Face-to-Face Whenever Possible as an Entrepreneur

4 Reasons You Should Meet Face-to-Face Whenever Possible as an Entrepreneur

The Internet has allowed many entrepreneurs to reach success that would've been impossible without it. Its global reach allows you to find freelancers on the other side of the world, which saves on costs and lets the start-up function on a limited budget. It also allows for virtual meetings, which can be convenient if you find yourse...

4 Essential Resources For Your Startup Business

4 Essential Resources For Your Startup Business

Starting a business isn't easy. You'll be challenged by customers, vendors, and even the government. Since you are self-employed, you'll end up paying more in taxes than if you worked for someone else because you must pay self-employment tax. Still, being your own boss can be exciting and liberating. Unfortunately, most new busine...

6 Productivity and Organisation Tips for the Everyday Entrepreneur

6 Productivity and Organisation Tips for the Everyday Entrepreneur

Being an entrepreneur is hard. First-time entrepreneurs can easily find themselves getting overwhelmed with day-to-day tasks. Entrepreneurs have to contend with inboxes, busy calendars, disgruntled employees and customers alike, along with a few other things. All it takes is a bit of planning to set these problems aside. Here are a f...

The Psychology of a Successful Business Meeting Space

The Psychology of a Successful Business Meeting Space

While most business meetings hold the promise of excellent productivity, many are unsuccessful. People go away from them uninspired and drained rather than enthused to win the day. If you're in charge of creating the meetings for your company, you need to know how to offer an environment that aids focus, creativity, and enthusiasm. T...

Top 7 Tips for Home Based Businesses

Top 7 Tips for Home Based Businesses

Top 7 Tips for Home Based Businesses Working at home has never been easier. Roll out of bed, get a cup of coffee, open your laptop, and get started. Right? In theory, it sounds that simple, but in practice, it’s far more complex and intricate than most people think. Studies conducted by the Centre for Economi...