Cut Back Your Cost Of Living

Productivity Bits

Well, why pay designer label prices when using a dress agency can deliver the same results but at a fraction of the cost? Suppliers usually give additional discounts for direct bank payments as this saves them money. However, check statements regularly to make sure both the right amount and supplier are involved. Check out your utility suppliers and fix payments if sensible to do so. If you need to save, start with the big costs first and work down.

2011 148

How to negotiate when planning an event

Practically Perfect PA

Well I didn’t, I hired a fantastic events co-ordinator to do all of the negotiating with the venue and suppliers on my behalf. I have picked up so many tips from her on how to negotiate and get your way with suppliers that I wanted to share them with you. Pin It.

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How to negotiate when planning an event?

Practically Perfect PA

Well I didn’t, I hired a fantastic events co-ordinator to do all of the negotiating with the venue and suppliers on my behalf. I have picked up so many tips from her on how to negotiate and get your way with suppliers that I wanted to share them with you. Pin It.

The Bribery Act – what do assistants need to know?

Practically Perfect PA

According to the Serious Organised Crime Agency (SOCA) there are three types of bribery, they are: Active Bribery – whereby you offer, promise, give or reward someone for doing their day-to-day job improperly. Due diligence procedures should be in place for all new third-party suppliers.

2012 130

10 Questions To Find The Perfect Venue

Office Dynamics

That’s why not a day goes by at our agency where we aren’t scouting and searching for incredible venue space, somewhere in the world. Often there are required suppliers and service providers such as audio/visual vendors, or caterers who you must use when working with a specific venue.

2016 138

Top 5 Tips for Finding Great Employees (cheaply!)

The Small Business Blog

Community for small business outsourcing and cost control. Effective Small Business Planning Strategy Planning your small business is the best way to avoid costly mistakes. Temp agencies are useful – look at them as being a trial period for potential employees.

2010 132

5 tips for Sourcing Employee Training for Small Businesses

The Small Business Blog

Community for small business outsourcing and cost control. Effective Small Business Planning Strategy Planning your small business is the best way to avoid costly mistakes. E-Mail me or follow me. Build your own network! You ask a question, I answer!

2009 130

A Guide to Marketing a New Hospitality Business

Small Business CEO

Whether you’re hiring staff, changing suppliers or kitting out your kitchen, the on-going success of your business hinges on good marketing. Advertising agencies, television and radio are all effective methods, but can be costly.

2019 56

Setting up an Eco Friendly Online Marketing Business

Eco-Office Gals

As an online marketing company you should be using more online and digital methods of communicating or dealing with clients, suppliers or staff. Installing lighting which turns off after no movement for a certain period of time would help drive down energy costs and usage.

2013 242

The Common Mistakes Futurists Make

Small Business Labs

But futurists under estimated the lack of maturity the technology had and the effort and cost associated with deployment. It is much more cost effective than the traditional methods of building houses from scratch onsite.

2014 185

Small Business World News Round-up – 209/11/24

The Small Business Blog

Community for small business outsourcing and cost control. Effective Small Business Planning Strategy Planning your small business is the best way to avoid costly mistakes. E-Mail me or follow me. Build your own network!

2009 158

Q & A: What is “Staff Turnover” and how large or small would it be.

The Small Business Blog

Community for small business outsourcing and cost control. Effective Small Business Planning Strategy Planning your small business is the best way to avoid costly mistakes. E-Mail me or follow me. You ask a question, I answer!

2007 198

Small Business World News Round-up - 2009/11/17

The Small Business Blog

Community for small business outsourcing and cost control. Effective Small Business Planning Strategy Planning your small business is the best way to avoid costly mistakes. ‘Restructuring’ or Cost-Cutting For Small Business Enterprise With WinWeb OnlineOffice.

2009 141

Small Business world News Round-up - 2009/10/27

The Small Business Blog

Community for small business outsourcing and cost control. Effective Small Business Planning Strategy Planning your small business is the best way to avoid costly mistakes. E-Mail me or follow me. You ask a question, I answer!

2009 192

Bank of America Announces New Program to Help Spur Small Business Lending Nationwide

Small Business CEO

The CDFI’s will use the grant money as loan loss reserves, which BOA hopes will unlock millions in low-cost capital for small business microloans program nationwide.

2010 87

Small Business Maxim: Have a Passion. | THE SMALL BUSINESS BLOG

The Small Business Blog

Community for small business outsourcing and cost control. Effective Small Business Planning Strategy Planning your small business is the best way to avoid costly mistakes. « WinWeb’s Free Online Accounting Software Now With Cost Centre Functionality.

2007 208

Small Business World News Round-up – 2009/12/15

The Small Business Blog

Effective Small Business Planning Strategy Planning your small business is the best way to avoid costly mistakes. Community for small business outsourcing and cost control. E-Mail me or follow me. What is Small Business Infrastructure?

2009 146

Outsourcing Options For Small Business | THE SMALL BUSINESS BLOG

The Small Business Blog

Community for small business outsourcing and cost control. Effective Small Business Planning Strategy Planning your small business is the best way to avoid costly mistakes. Virtual workers can be from a “Temp-Agency&# or a from contracting firms. E-Mail me or follow me.

2007 206

Q&A: What are some social and economic issues small business face.

The Small Business Blog

Community for small business outsourcing and cost control. Effective Small Business Planning Strategy Planning your small business is the best way to avoid costly mistakes. E-Mail me or follow me. How to be successful and eco-friendly. Making your small business carbon neutral.

2007 197