Category Archives: Business Ideas

Using Forex Trading to Grow your Portfolio of Investments

Most investors have a somewhat hands off approach when it comes to their portfolio, as most individual account holders are not full time traders. However, even passive investors have a tendency to look on in envy when they hear of investors who have enjoyed incredible windfalls in the investment market. This portfolio envy comes about due to the makeup of most portfolios, which are generally a mix of stocks, bonds, and cash weighted by the type of account the individual has; defensive, income, Read more [...]

Don’t Let Your Event Suffer from the After Lunch Slump

When you are organising a conference at one of the many beautiful Cheshire conference venues, you want to make sure that your attendees are awake and engaged throughout the entire event. However, the most difficult time to keep people alert and focused is during what is known as the “after lunch slump” in the hours of 1-3pm. During this time many people start to feel drowsy, find it more difficult to concentrate and struggle to be productive and alert. Why Do We Lose Focus After Lunch? There Read more [...]

The Most Luxurious Office in Britain and How it Is Inspiring Designers

People are constantly looking for inspiration when it comes to designing their new office. Google sort of set the scene for that, creating an office that is more of a play environment than a working environment. Google’s reasoning is that a place in which people can have fun is a place where people can also be productive. Google employees are trusted to actually perform their job and only use the relaxation facilities to improve their overall productivity. This is a strategy that seems to be working, Read more [...]

DHF Has Set Stringent Rules in Place and Enerco Meets them all

The Door & Hardware Federation, or DHF, accredits businesses that meet their stringent standards when it comes to doors and other hardware products. They have recently renewed a campaign to make sure businesses properly maintain industrial roller shutters. This was after an accident in a warehouse in Scarborough nearly killed somebody. As a result, in order to receive the DHF Repair and Service Standard TS004, businesses like Enerco have to show a true commitment to the new regulations and standards. In Read more [...]

7 Ways to Keep the Business Competitive

Due to various advancements in technology, the competition for many companies has grown exponentially. Keeping your organization in the game may be more difficult today than it was in the 20th century. By using the tools that are available online and off, your company can still remain relevant to consumers as other organizations try to obtain some of your customer-base. Social Media Interaction It's not enough to simply have a Facebook or Twitter account. Studies have shown that regular interaction Read more [...]

Tips for your new Business to Succeed

New business owners have a lot of things on their plate. Running a business is a huge responsibility. You need to be aware of many things in order for your business to be profitable and run efficiently. In order for these things to happen, there are several key things that every business requires. Knowing what these things are could be the difference between success and failure for your business. Here are just a few of the things every new business needs in order to succeed. 1. A good location If Read more [...]

NexusOs Announces Global Cloud Computing Set to Reach over $100 Billion in 2016

UK Based IT and business integration company NexusOS has recently completed an important piece of research. In it, they found that the global cloud computing and Software as a Service (SaaS) market could top $100 billion by next year. They have also released information about different strategies to better help businesses implement cloud computing and SaaS. NexusOS has been part of a global study on cloud computing virtualization. Software and service virtualization is designed to create a more Read more [...]

Generic No More: Interior Design Inspiration for Attracting More Customers to Your Retail Store

Many people who love to shop also love to sell, and many avid shoppers have opened their own unique boutiques. If you are one of those entrepreneurs, you are always on the lookout for new and innovative designs that will boost sales, please customers and help you display your merchandise in a more attractive way. Whether you sell jewelry and fashion accessories or linens and restaurant table bases, you need to design your retail space with the needs of the modern customer in mind. Shopping behavior Read more [...]

The Benefits Of Unified Threat Management For Businesses

Small to mid-sized businesses can’t always afford the same IT structure as their larger counterparts. This is why unified threat management appliances (usually, a box that plugs into the company’s network) is often so popular. With criminals targeting small companies, due to how simple it can be to hack through their systems (flimsy protection), it’s now more important than ever to make sure that your business has all of the safeguards that it needs to remain untouchable. What Do Most UTMs Read more [...]

How to be active at your desk

We all know only too well that a desk job can wreak havoc on our health. This sedentary lifestyle is linked to weight gain, joint problems and even a shortened life span. However, if you make an effort to be active at your desk and eat well, you can actually prevent much of the damage. Eat well Unhealthy snacks are the bane of the workplace, but we often reach for them when we need a quick boost. To avoid this, check out Fruitfuloffice.com for daily deliveries of fresh, delicious fruit straight Read more [...]