Seven tips: What to look for in an event supplier

Practically Perfect PA

Instead, we are going to share what we learned over the next few OpenMeet blogs, so stay tuned! We used a combination of iPads and Post-it notes to ask our workshop attendees questions about what makes an event supplier great, and what makes them not-so-great….

Seven tips: What to look for in an event supplier

Practically Perfect PA

Instead, we are going to share what we learned over the next few OpenMeet blogs, so stay tuned! We used a combination of iPads and Post-it notes to ask our workshop attendees questions about what makes an event supplier great, and what makes them not-so-great….

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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

WinWeb's Free Online Accounting Software Now With Cost Centre.

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. WinWeb’s Free Online Accounting Software Now With Cost Centre Functionality. do cost cutting.

2007 130

When learning is bad for business

The Shrink for Entrepreneurs

“There’s no such thing as failure, there’s only learning experiences”. What did you learn ?” Learning is always good, right? Expect when learning is killing your ability to succeed as an entrepreneur. . Because we love learning.

2011 85

Top 5 Tips for Learning More About Your Customers

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! Benefits of Online Software for Small Business.

2010 156

Bioteams: Learning from Nature to improve Project Management

BioTeams

The audio visual resources along with the learning and diagnostic tools made available by the Bioteams are very practical and relatively easy to use.

Small Business World News Round-up - 2009/11/03

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. Outsourcing Options For Small Business Focus on your business, timeshare professionals.

2009 164

On Using Excellent Customer Service To Reduce Churn

Dumb Little Man

Over 90% of consumers say that they would stay loyal to their supplier after a good call center experience. According to the consumers themselves: 78% prefer low and reasonable costs. 44% of customers say they have no plans to change any of their suppliers in the next 12 months.

2018 215

Can AI Streamline Your Supply Chain And Save Your Business?

Dumb Little Man

It’s more costly than ever to compete. Every instance of inefficiency throughout the supply chain translates to higher cost. This eventually renders the entire supply chain too costly to last. And those additional costs get passed down the line.

2019 273

Top 5 Tips for Using Technology for Marketing

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. Learn how to use publishing software and create eye-catching promotional material. E-Mail me or follow me.

2010 184

Top 5 Biz-to-Biz Sales Tips

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. You need to convince them that you can help cut costs or beat the competition. E-Mail me or follow me.

2010 164

Launching Assist Travel 2016

Practically Perfect PA

In last year’s Practically Perfect PA reader’s survey I asked you lovely lot “What area of your role do you think you need to learn more about? ”. Choosing a supplier for your office is not easy, particularly when it comes to business travel.

2016 173

How to ensure your admin improvement projects stick!

Practically Perfect PA

I was able to learn some of the tools they used which have been really invaluable. During my hotel accommodation project I used the define phase to focus solely on hotel accommodation and not travel costs or any other types of costs related to my department.

2013 239

Ultimate travel itinerary

Practically Perfect PA

A lot of the apps are free or only cost a few pounds. Choosing a supplier for your office is not easy, particuarly when it comes to business travel.

Travel 187

Going green at work? Good practices start at home!

Practically Perfect PA

Well I finally think I’ve found a great supplier, in Global Office Supplies , and on top of that they are also environmentally aware. Lower-cost tip. Medium cost tips. Higher-cost tips.

2013 224

SMART objectives for assistants

Practically Perfect PA

Work with other parts of the business (Marketing, Facilities, IT and HR) to create a more effective and detailed monthly monitoring system for supplier spending. A database to be created and maintained so that travel costs are collected and reported monthly.

2013 266

Assistants! Get the most out of attending an event

Practically Perfect PA

I’ve said in the past training, networking and meeting suppliers should be an integral part of our career. Attending training courses that cost money can be a difficult sell to some organisations that do not think their support staff require additional training.

2013 228

How to Increase Shopify Sales with The 5 Best Tools for Beginners

Dumb Little Man

Learning how to increase Shopify sales will give you a great advantage over more than 500,000 Shopify users across 175 countries. It lets you sell licensed pop-culture merchandise to fans across the US using a dropship model at no cost to you. The products will be delivered by the supplier or manufacturer. Learning how to increase Shopify sales can help improve your strategy and put you ahead of your competitors.

2018 152

Going green at work? Good practices start at home!

Practically Perfect PA

Well I finally think I’ve found a great supplier, in Global Office Supplies , and on top of that they are also environmentally aware. Lower-cost tip. Medium cost tips. Higher-cost tips.

2013 130

Going green at work? Good practices start at home!

Practically Perfect PA

Well I finally think I’ve found a great supplier, in Global Office Supplies , and on top of that they are also environmentally aware. Lower-cost tip. Medium cost tips. Higher-cost tips.

2013 130

Retail And Consumer Goods: The Next AI Frontier

Dumb Little Man

AI has all the data on sales patterns and supplier speed. It can order things before they run out without having to invest in costly excess merchandise that didn’t need to be ordered just yet. When was the last time you walked into a store and they were out of what you needed?

2019 169

How to Use Video to Drive Business – to – Business Sales

Andrea Kalli

Business-to-business, or B2B buyers today do not contact a supplier directly until 57 percent of the purchase process is complete, research shows. Read on to learn more about B2B videos and how you can use them to drive sales.

2017 130

Spotlight on assistant resources: PA Life

Practically Perfect PA

PA Life magazine is published six times a year and includes a mixture of lifestyle features, updates on suppliers, industry news and articles on how to improve professional skills. The cost per year is just £79+vat. There are a lot of different resources available to assistants.

2014 185

How To Make This Recession Work For Your Small Home Business.

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. If the supplier knows you are ready to buy for the right price they will cut you a deal.

2009 192

Some training suggestions for assistants

Practically Perfect PA

There should be some training that relates to you directly, will improve your skills or will help you learn more about the business. I was the only EA on the course but it was so helpful and didn’t cost my company a penny.

Reducing Overheads Can Save A Business | THE SMALL BUSINESS BLOG

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. Using the tools Matt mentioned are an excellent cost effective way to keep things organized, and productive.

2010 225

SMART objectives

Practically Perfect PA

Work with other parts of the business (Marketing, Facilities, IT and HR) to create a more effective and detailed monthly monitoring system for supplier spending. A database to be created and maintained so that travel costs are collected and reported monthly.

2013 130

SMART objectives

Practically Perfect PA

Work with other parts of the business (Marketing, Facilities, IT and HR) to create a more effective and detailed monthly monitoring system for supplier spending. A database to be created and maintained so that travel costs are collected and reported monthly.

2013 130

Ten critical foundations for successful collaborative networks

BioTeams

Each of these virtual enterprise projects involves a specific subset of members from the community and typically focuses on either winning new business contracts, implementing shared services (cost reductions) or new product adoption and development.

Guest Blogger: David B. Wright, Author

The Office Professionals Place

And youve been following all the best career advice and job search tips youve read, heard, learned, and developed. Can you bring in new business, improve operating efficiency, reduce costs, help build the strategy that will form the company’s future?

2009 141

Top 5 Sales Tips for Small Business

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. Learn from the experience and then move on to your next potential customer. E-Mail me or follow me.

2010 186

Being In Business Means Being Online

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. Increasing awareness of your business this way costs nothing but time, and can actually be fun!

2010 196

New Small Business Startup Idea: Virtual Import/Export Assistant.

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. Other than that your setup cost should be low, if you have computer, ADSL, and telephone.

2007 199

Top 5 Basic Advertising Tips

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. Learn everything you can about your competition, their products and how they advertise.

2010 164

Small Business Start-Up Idea – T-Shirt Design | THE SMALL BUSINESS.

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. This will need to be designed, printed and distributed – all of which costs money. E-Mail me or follow me.

2008 199

Finding Your Feet In The Business World

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. It might take time, but you will learn a great deal about how to, and how not to, do things!

2010 206

What's Your Business Personality? | 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. E-Mail me or follow me. Build your own network! How to be successful and eco-friendly.

2010 179

The Centre of Your Small Business

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! How to be successful and eco-friendly.

2010 204

The Inception of a Business Idea

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?

2010 198

Why Your Small Business Needs A SWOT

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!

2010 176

The Great Calendar Debate - Paper or Electronic - 21 Experts Weigh.

Productive & Organized

  Keep reading to learn what my colleagues and friends had to say about the "Great Calendar Debate."     Cons of Planning Tool: There is a learning curve. Learn whatis enhancing or impeding your productivity today!

The Customer Is Always Right!

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. If you want to build a business it’s important to learn how to let things go. E-Mail me or follow me.

2010 191