Insect Farming Company Ynsect Raises $150 Million

Small Business Labs

  The company is using the money to expand in the U.S. Ynsect , a Paris-based producer of insect protein used in fish farming and pet food, recently raised $125 million.  and build the world's largest insect farm in Northern France.

2019 170

How Safety Audit Software Keeps Your Company Prepared 24/7

Dumb Little Man

Having an effective safety plan is a brilliant decision that companies can take while pursuing their aspirations. As such, implementing safety audit software to operations can keep your company prepared all through the year against hazards and contingencies.

2018 233

ACME Hotel Company, Chicago

Practically Perfect PA

If you answer yes to either of these questions then the ACME Hotel Company is the place for your boss! Why book the ACME Hotel Company for your boss? ACME Hotel Company , 15 East Ohio Street, Chicago, Illinois 60611.

2014 220

5 tips on managing your company’s social media

Practically Perfect PA

Many Assistants are being asked to look after their company’s online profiles and their organisation’s social media messaging. It can be a time-consuming task that requires some thought because social media platforms change so rapidly.

Dog Walking Company Wag Raises $300 Million

Small Business Labs

Key quote from the article: "Data on the real-world comings and goings of internet users — and, evidently, their dogs — is a highly sought-after commodity among technology companies."

2018 183

The Rise of Solopreneur Manufacturing Companies

Small Business Labs

  Growing numbers of solopreneur manufacturing companies is part of the broader trend towards more solopreneur businesses in general.

2017 209

Very Small Companies Create a Lot of Jobs

Small Business Labs

Over the past three decades companies less than 1 year old with 1 to 4 employees have averaged creating more than 1 million jobs per year.    Less surprisingly, 86% of all new employer companies have between 1-4 employees.

2016 283

Which companies use social media the best?

Office Dynamics

This month’s question from our friends at Business Management Daily’s AdminPro Forum asks which companies use social media the best. Question: “My company is gearing up to get into social media. The post Which companies use social media the best?

Sustainable Business Advice for Startup Companies

Eco-Office Gals

Of course, you might also have another agenda when it comes to your business startup; you may be interested in running a company that operates in an environmentally responsible manner, in which case sustainability is likely an important factor.

2013 190

Green Gift Giving: Green Glass Company

Eco-Office Gals

When I came across The Green Glass Company , I was intrigued. With its patent on the unique wine bottle to goblet conversion process, The Green Glass Company team and its state-of-the-art equipment are at the forefront of the reclaimed glassware market.

Gifts 236

How to Impress a Company So You Get Hired

On The Job

Job seekers currently looking for their full-time dream job may find the road to success begins by landing one of the hundreds of thousands of seasonal jobs available this holiday season.

2019 130

Reduce Your Company’s Carbon Footprint

Eco-Office Gals

Today’s environmentally-minded companies are always looking for ways to make their carbon footprint smaller. To do this you’ll want a good Remote Desktop Protocol solution – you can find an RDP client for Mac or Windows, and browser-based solutions from industry-leading companies like Ericom.

How to Develop a Strong EA Group in a Company – Ask an Admin

Office Dynamics

Katrien B asks: We are a start-up company with offices in EMEA and in the US. I would like to develop a strong EA group in the company as I believe this is important to our role, our business, as well as to our own professional and personal growth.

2019 211

Wisconsin, Illinois Companies Feeling the Recovery

Small Business Labs

Blog powered by TypePad Member since 01/2005 « Yahoo CEO on Local Content | Main | Non-Mortgage Debt and Working in Retirement » June 30, 2010 Wisconsin, Illinois Companies Feeling the Recovery The QPS Employment Group is a staffing and recruiting firm operating in Wisconsin and Illinois. 

2010 180

Virtual Companies Becoming More Common

Small Business Labs

Companies in all industries are increasingly using technology, automation, partnering, outsourcing and contingent workers instead of investing in fixed assets and traditional employees.  The Wall Street Journal's Virtual Biotechs: No Lab Space, Few Employees  focuses on how biotech startups are outsourcing lab work and hiring consultants and other contingent workers instead of traditional employees.

2014 143

The Growth of Private Company Stock Exchanges

Small Business Labs

» August 23, 2010 The Growth of Private Company Stock Exchanges Investing in venture-backed private companies used to be by invitation only.  But this has changed over the last few years as private company stock exchanges have emerged. 

2010 166

Investing in Natural Resource Companies

Eco-Office Gals

Why exactly would you want to invest in natural resource companies as an investor? Before putting your money into any natural resource companies, you’ll need to do some research. Natural Resource Companies. How exactly can you invest in natural resource companies?

2012 158

Flexibility is Why Companies Hire Contingent Workers

Small Business Labs

But I most liked the chart below, which shows the reasons companies use contingent talent. Staffing firm Allegis and the Human Capital Institute teamed up on a study on how corporate procurement and HR departments view the growing contingent workforce.

2013 212

The New and Modern Way Companies Are Increasing Productivity

Dumb Little Man

Did you know that companies have a new way to increase productivity ? However, large tech companies are now beginning to see the unpleasant effects of the ‘work-hard-do-nothing-else’ company culture that was so prevalent.

2016 184

Do Green Employees Make Greener Companies?

Eco-Office Gals

The whole team must be on board, and this need for unity in the struggle is what makes environmentally conscious employees so vital in the development of green companies. Companies are both anchored and powered by their employees.

2012 188

Everything You Need To Know About Starting An SEO Company

Dumb Little Man

Dreaming of starting an SEO company? To help you start strong in starting an SEO company, here are some of the best tips you need to learn: Strive hard to rank in Google’s search results. By using all the tips mentioned above, starting your SEO company will not be as bad as those who started it without an outlined guide and tips. Keep in mind that you have to make sure that your company fulfills whatever promise you made to your clients.

2017 157

Company Cafeterias Foster Healthy Eating Habits

Small Business CEO

… Economy & Environment company cafetaria employee wellbeingYou are what you eat. Unfortunately, a sizable portion of today’s workforce is going about their lunch breaks all the wrong ways and paying the price through lethargy, stress, and overspending.

2016 108

Why Companies Are Increasing Their Use of Contingent Labor

Small Business Labs

Even more interesting is why companies are expanding their use of contingent labor.   This is a fundamental shift from past years, when most companies turned to contingent talent to reduce costs.

2014 213

Eight reasons why assistants should use a travel management company

Practically Perfect PA

It is quite common now to have help with travel arrangements as most companies do employ an outside supplier to book flights, hotels and car hire. Most travel agents will work with a company that will take the passports and paperwork and do this for you.

Travel 211

Big Versus Small Companies - Who's Winning?

Small Business Labs

There's an active debate going on in academia, think tanks and businesses around who is better positioned to win in the new economy, big companies or small companies. Big Companies disagrees, saying: Most sectors of the economy are dominated by larger and older firms, who use their competitive advantages to stifle innovation by smaller and younger rivals.

2014 156

Why Companies Must Foster "Constructive Conflict"

On The Job

One of the first signs is that people won’t engage in different ideas – they go along with the company line.” That doesn’t mean that companies should encourage employees to go at one another tooth and nail.

2017 130

8 Candid Reasons Drug Companies Won’t Fix Your Health Problems

Dumb Little Man

The post 8 Candid Reasons Drug Companies Won’t Fix Your Health Problems appeared first on Dumb Little Man. “Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle.” – Ian Maclaren Are you waiting for someone smarter than you fix your problems?

2015 285

Grow Your Company by Hiring an Assistant

Office Dynamics

I love the honesty she shares about how hard it is to build a sustainable company and what it takes to make it. Whether you’re an assistant or the boss, you will get some valuable steps on how best to work together to grow a company.

2016 164

The Importance of Developing a Successful Company Culture

Small Business CEO

The words “company culture” have become somewhat of a buzz-phrase over the past few years. What does it really mean, and why is it so important to develop a successful company culture? Your culture should represent what the company stands for.

2018 77

Large Companies Recovering - Small Businesses Still in Recession

Small Business Labs

  The chart below shows the 2010 Q2 year-over-year sales growth for the S&P 500 (a large company stock index) compared to similar data for small businesses.  Many companies have proven that it may boost and increased business sales.

2010 204

Top 3 Reasons Why Your Business Needs Insurance (When Providing Company Cars to Employees)

Small Business CEO

A business must have company cars to get employees from one place to another. If you are worried about getting a quote that will not suit your company’s needs, remember insurers can customize your policy.… Finance car insurance company cars

2019 56

5 Business Lessons to Adopt from Innovative Technology Companies

Office Dynamics

Even today, technology companies are on the forefront of business best practices. Here are some examples of their forward-thinking feats or 5 business lessons to adopt from innovative technology companies. Technology companies, by and large, employ smart and innovative people.

2016 130

Why Companies Need to Address Loneliness

On The Job

I don't know about you, but I've had jobs that made me leap out of bed every day, feeling so lucky to be going to work. But I've had horrible jobs, too. You know those jobs that cause you on Sunday night to start dreading Monday? I've been there.

2017 130

Why Your Company May Be Losing Customers

On The Job

Service design often can get short shrift when a company is focusing on designing a product, but that’s a mistake if a business wants to succeed in today’s highly competitive marketplace, contends a new book, “ Service Design for Business.” Written by Ben Reason, Lavrans Lovlie and Melvin Brand Flu – all directors of Livework , a service design company – the book argues that service design is under-recognized and undervalued by businesses.

2016 136

MIT Study Shows How Companies Profit From Embracing Sustainability

Eco-Office Gals

Many companies are starting to come around to the realization that sustainability efforts can benefit their business operations in a number of ways. And companies must also consider the cost-effectiveness of any course they take, weighing it against relative intangibles like consumer response.

2013 205

What are The Responsibilities of Company Directors?

Small Business CEO

Whether you are contracting for your own limited company or you are appointed as the director for someone else’s company, there are certain duties that you are required by law to perform as director. Company directors’ responsibilities.

2018 60

10 Super-Charged Ways to Grow Your Company in 2017

Andrea Kalli

10 Great Ways to Grow Your Company in 2017. 10 Great Ways to Grow Your Company in 2017 and Beyond. Whether you own a brick-and-mortar store or an online business, if you are not growing your company, you are likely losing ground. Want to Know How to. Supercharge Your Business?

2017 170

10 Companies Changing the Way We Work

Small Business Labs

10 Companies Radically Changing the Way We Work , from Business Insider, is interesting on several levels. First off, it's a nice list of innovative companies. But what really hit was 4 of the 10 companies listed fall into the freelance, independent work, mobile work arena. Two other companies on the list, Box and 37 Signals , also cater to remote, distributed or mobile workers.

2012 149

Why you should use a trusted ground transportation company for your Executive’s travel

Practically Perfect PA

Total Chauffeur Service , an Independent, privately owned Ground Transportation Company based in London, UK breaks down the key elements in prioritising your colleagues’ safety and wellbeing over the cheapest available cost.

2017 176

Hiring Accountants and Business Advisers Makes Company Formation Simpler

Small Business CEO

When you are thinking about forming a company in Vanuatu , there are going to be many things that you will need to take into consideration. If you’ve never formed a company before, then you may not even know where to begin. Legal company formation

2019 56

Etiquette Lessons for the Company Picnic

On The Job

Also, if your company culture isn’t supportive of tattoos, wear clothing that will keep them covered. It’s summer and we’re finally enjoying those carefree days of warmth and sun we dreamed of while enduring one of the most brutal winters on record.

How to Choose the Perfect Company Car

Small Business CEO

When you have the responsibility for buying a car for your company, the choice can be even more difficult than when you buy one for personal use. … Management company car company vehicle

2016 72

How Companies Can Avoid Costly Wrong Turns

On The Job

You might think that Mickey Mouse is Walt Disney’s greatest creation, but that little mouse with the big ears isn’t what has kept the company so profitable all these years. That doesn’t sound near as cute or engaging as Mickey, but it proved to be the invention that would put the company on the path to continually creating value. More important, it saved the Disney company when it became the target of a hostile takeover in 1984.

2016 122