Simple, No-Cost Gifts to Give

Business Writing

On the job, you can give simple gifts this month and every day of the year with very little effort and no cost. In many parts of the world, December is a month of giving gifts. Like the smile that. Courteous Writing Etiquette

2018 141

Costly Office Supply Management Discussion

Office Dynamics

In the case of the office supply management that Sula details below, is signage the answer or can this admin team come up with some additional solutions to the costly office supplies issue? Question: “We’re having a real problem keeping office supply costs in check.

2016 130

Flexible working cutting business costs

The Small Business Blog

Now 22 of the most… Read the full article here: Flexible working cutting business costs on: THE SMALL BUSINESS BLOG. Small Business / SOHO cutting costs flexible working

2013 208

How Personnel Costs Impact Your Bottom Line

Small Business CEO

Whether you are a business operating in the private sector, or a municipality, personnel costs has a huge impact on your bottom line. … Finance Human Resources employee costs personnel costs

2016 100

Cost-Effective vs. Cost-Efficient

Daily Writing Tips

A reader has asked about the use of these two terms: I was wondering if you would care to comment on the difference between cost-efficient and cost-effective. It looks like cost-efficient is a tolerated synonym of a lesser status. that is effective in terms of its cost.

2015 81

Tips For Keeping Office Printing Costs Down

Office Dynamics

That said, all of that printing is not only harmful to the environment, but the cost to print off so often can quickly mount up. So, here are some tips to help you keep your office printing costs down. Printing in colour is a lot more costly than printing in black and white.

2013 169

The Rise of Coworking and the Variable Cost Economy

Small Business Labs

Coworking turned a fixed cost (long term lease) into a variable cost (month to month membership).    We've long considered the shift to variable costs to be a key megatrend of the new economy. The shift to variable costs continues to be a megatrend.

2017 197

How to Save on Business Printing Costs

Small Business CEO

One expenditure that businesses often can’t avoid is printing costs. What are the best devices to save on business printing costs? One of the big mistakes companies make when trying to save on business printing costs is clinging on to printers for too long.

2016 86

Three Tips for Reducing Your Small Business’ Everyday Operating Costs

Small Business CEO

When it comes to improving your business’s profitability you have three choices: Sell more, increase your prices or cut your costs. … Finance cost cutting profitability

2018 61

Procrastination Carries Big Costs

Ian's Messy Desk

Home About Contact Me Links Sitemap Procrastination Carries Big Costs Posted by Ian McKenzie Written on April 28, 2010 If youre new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed. There are big costs to procrastination. Count the cost – I focus on what procrastination is costing me.

2010 135

The True Cost of an Arrogant Boss

On The Job

Do you have a boss who discredits the ideas of others while claiming to have superior ideas? Does your boss blame other people and refuse to take personal responsibility for anything? Does your boss reject feedback?

2017 141

Is the Declining Cost of Distance The Next Megatrend?

Small Business Labs

Bain's Spatial Economics: The Declining Cost of Distance  suggests that an array of new technologies "have pushed the cost of distance to the tipping point" - and will lead to major changes in business and society in the near future.

2016 184

The True Cost of America’s Plastic Addiction

Eco-Office Gals

This was seen as a “free” service to the consumer, but as we know nothing in life is free – the cost of providing these bags is about $4 billion among all US retailers and this is, of course, passed along to the consumer in the cost of their groceries. “Paper or plastic?”.

2013 275

How Companies Can Avoid Costly Wrong Turns

On The Job

In other words, with Disney’s corporate theory, the company was able to make the right strategic decisions without costly wrong turns, he says. Just like a scientific theory, a corporate theory is aimed at improving a company’s chances of selecting the most valuable paths while minimizing costly mistakes. 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.

2016 122

Simple Ways to Cut on Business HR Costs

Small Business CEO

The following methods presented by Productiv Inc should help out most CEOs that are having troubles reducing costs for HR departments. … Finance cost cutting HR costs Human Resources

2017 61

Focus on Value So Others Don't Fix on Costs

Business Writing

Its cost: $3.59. The other day in the supermarket I picked up a box of reclosable sandwich bags. Then another brand caught my eye: $2.39. A smart shopper, I checked the number of bags: both 50. And the bag dimensions. Teaching Business Writing Writing Tips

2015 179

Why You Should Re-think That Low-Cost Virtual Assistant

Tips From T. Marie

And since you’re being billed only for time on task(s) it could end up costing you less than you imagine. Were you more concerned about competing with low-cost VA’s than what you’d need to run a profitable business? Business Tutoring Working with a Virtual Assistant business charge hours low cost lowest cost money rates reason reasons virtual assistance virtual assistant

2011 156

3 Simple and Low Cost Marketing Ideas to Create Visibility

Office Organization Success

To help you get started, I have put together some information on 3 simple and low cost marketing strategies, which you can easily implement right away to create more visibility for your online business and build your list. When it comes to building your list, it is not a one-and-done activity.

2016 186

4 Ways for Startup Trucking Companies to Reduce Costs

Small Business CEO

… Entrepreneurs Finance operational costs trucking businessMany entrepreneurs are starting to see the value of operating a business within the industry of truck driving. However, startup companies suffer from high failure rates, and new establishments survive on thin profit margins.

2018 56

4 Things you Can Automate to Cut Business Costs

Small Business CEO

Both B2B and B2B companies can use automation to streamline business processes and reduce costs. Here are some areas that can be automated to save time in execution and reduce expenses: 1. … Information Technology business automation business costs business software

2015 106

Avoid Costly Law Suits Through Proper Winter Maintenance

The Small Business Blog

Legal Liability in Winter Your legal… Read the full article here: Avoid Costly Law Suits Through Proper Winter Maintenance on: THE SMALL BUSINESS BLOG. Slip and fall law suits increase exponentially in winter, where icy surfaces increase hazards and snow may not have been cleared.

2014 201

4 Ways Small Businesses Can Reduce Workers’ Compensation Costs

Small Business CEO

Workers’ compensation costs extend far beyond the cost of your insurance policy. The costs of a workplace accident also include time lost, attorney fees, disruption to your daily operations and medical costs.

2017 60

Small Business Checklist: Business Costing | 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. Fixed costs – rent, rates, utilities bills, make sure you add these to your monthly out goings.

2007 212

Sharing Economy = Variable Cost Economy

Small Business Labs

But there is surprisingly little coverage of how sharing turns fixed costs into variable costs and what this means for businesses, consumers and the economy. The technologies that have produced the sharing economy are the same as those turning fixed costs into variable costs. The use of variable cost business models and services reduces the need for capital, provides businesses the ability to scale up and down much more easily and cuts business risk.

2013 129

How Much Does It Cost to Build an App?

Small Business CEO

They’re not sure where to begin or how much it will cost, so they end up delaying this important decision.… … Information Technology app building app building costs app developmentIf you run an online business, you probably know you need a mobile app. As Prof.

2017 69

Cost Effective Ways to Greenify Your Business

Eco-Office Gals

Therefore, as we explore some cost-effective ways to greenify your business, just keep in mind that we’re providing suggestions on how to make your company more energy efficient, which is not only better for the environment, but your budget too: Travel differently. Greenify.

2012 185

What Incivility at Work Costs All of Us

On The Job

In the article by Christine Porath, associate professor at Georgetown University, she noted that after studying the cost of incivility for nearly 20 years she finds that "insensitive interactions" hurt a person's health, performance and souls.

2015 188

5 Tips to Reduce Your Costs on Web Development

Small Business CEO

Right, cost. However, some extra costs can be reduced, if companies strive to invest smartly into their web projects. Read these 5 tips and discover how to optimize your web development process and benefit from lower cost.

2017 61

Infographic: The Cost of Hiring in the US

The Small Business Blog

Are you aware of what it could cost you to hire someone? The helpful infographic below lays out many of the costs that… Read the full article here: Infographic: The Cost of Hiring in the US on: THE SMALL BUSINESS BLOG.

2013 196

Podcast 002: The Emotional Cost of Clutter

Clutter Coach

The post Podcast 002: The Emotional Cost of Clutter appeared first on Clutter Coach In this episode, I’ll talk about how clutter isn’t just a physical problem. It also weighs you down emotionally. Here are some highlights: But my clutter isn’t junk! Are you ashamed to invite friends over? Are you using clutter to protect yourself? This podcast is based on my book, 52 Simple Ways to Get Organized, available on my website.

2016 100

3 Ways to Cut Upfront Costs When Starting a Business

Small Business CEO

It can cost thousands and thousands in the beginning to get everything up and running as you want, and then all of this will need to be made back later when you’re actually making money. … Finance cost cutting startup

2015 92

UK: Wages outpaced by cost of living

The Small Business Blog

2013 152

This Can Cost You Thousands in Lost Revenues

Office Organization Success

Happy 4th of July, if you’re in the US! We’re enjoying the long weekend here. And we have a perfect view of the City’s firework display from our back deck.

2014 203

Warning: 7 Home Inspection Pitfalls That Can Cost You A Fortune

Dumb Little Man

To avoid nasty surprises, here are 7 of the most common costly home inspection pitfalls you need to know- including ways to address them. Replacing pipes, in this case, won’t only be costly but time-consuming, too. This makes it especially dangerous and costly.

2016 284

The Cost Effective Executive Assistant

Office Dynamics

Cost Effective. The number quickly becomes staggering, and in the harsh economic times the world has encountered over the past several years, the focus on cost effectiveness has proportionally amplified. How are you cost effective?

2012 130

Corporate Billing Errors Cost Consumers Millions

Small Business CEO

Sometimes errors in the system go on unchecked for months, and wind up costing customers millions of dollars. Some corporations process customer billing in-house, but others pay 3rd-party services or even outsource their billing to foreign lands in order to save money.

2017 83

8 Success Habits of Wealthy People That Cost Nothing

Dumb Little Man

The post 8 Success Habits of Wealthy People That Cost Nothing appeared first on Dumb Little Man. Do you know the habits of wealthy people ? Have you ever looked at rich and successful individuals and wanted to be like them one day?

2016 207

5 Practical Ways to Cut Costs and Improve Profit Margins

Small Business CEO

This post provides insight into five ways you can cut costs to improve your margins. … Finance cut costs profit margins profitability

2017 56

Tips For Keeping Office Printing Costs Down

Office Dynamics

That said, all of that printing is not only harmful to the environment, but the cost to print off so often can quickly mount up. So, here are some tips to help you keep your office printing costs down. Printing in colour is a lot more costly than printing in black and white.

2013 131

5 Tips to Save on Printing Costs in the Office

Small Business CEO

Fortunately, there are ways to save on your office printing costs, from the cartridges you empty to the paper you use. … Finance office printing printing costsThe printer is one of the most used pieces of office equipment.

2017 62

The Real Cost Of Being An Entrepreneur

Brilliantly Better

But I think … The post The Real Cost Of Being An Entrepreneur appeared first on Dragos Roua. I started my first company 15 years ago. According to this fact, technically, I’ve been an entrepreneur for the last 15 years.

2014 113

How Virtual Offices Can Help You Win the Cost Cutting Game

Small Business CEO

The fact is that in the era of digital, there’s no reason to rent, furnish and maintain an expensive office location, when a virtual office offers all the advantages at a fraction of the cost. … Finance Management cost cutting virtual office

2017 67

Cut Costs And Improve Energy Efficiency In Your Warehouse

Eco-Office Gals

Heat is one of the most significant costs for property owners which is why energy conscious designers are making insulation a top priority. The inclusion of skylights is a cost effective means of using what is free.

2013 173