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For many people, the ability to sell things just comes naturally, they have the gift to sniff out a bargain and an understanding of just how much money can be made on their purchase. Above this knowledge a good sales person is able to convince people to buy something, convince them that they need what is being sold and can use various different techniques to do so. You can learn to be a good sales person but the ones who do it best have a natural born talent to do so. If you love the cut and thrust of buying…

Why did you open a business? For many business owners, the idea of being their own boss was the main lure to starting a company. Others, meantime, liked the idea of taking an idea and running with it, hoping to see financial success along the way. No matter what your incentive or incentives in starting a company, maintaining a financially solvent business is of the utmost importance. When the finances are in question, the longevity of your company is too. That said are you doing everything within your power to make sure your company is around for the long haul?…

According to the Graduate Management Admission Council,with an MBA you can expect a salary increase of $45,000 over the average salary of an individual with just an undergraduate degree, to a median salary of $100,000. The job prospects for graduates are better than they have been in years with 88% of employers planning to recruit MBA graduates in 2016, up by a third since a historic low point in 2010. With market demands for business school graduates on a steady rise, now is a great time to go back to school and move toward the management position you’ve been waiting…

Work as a human resource professional in the UK? If so, we understand what you are going through right now, as Brexit has made the economy hard to read in recent months. As such, it is tough to forecast what will happen with salaries in 2017, making your job much harder to do when employees enter your cubicle demanding a raise. There may be a great deal of uncertainty, but there is data out there that will help the human resources department strike deals with your company’s talent that will leave management in good shape as well. The infographic below relays…

Technology has massively changed some industries in recent years, transforming the way that firms work, and forcing operators to create new business models. Examples of industries that have been completely transformed by technology include: The travel industry. Video rental businesses. The music industry. Newspapers. Bookstores. Even in sectors and industries that haven’t been largely changed, thanks to the development of technology, there have been big developments. Technology is supposed to make life easier, allow work to be carried out faster, and to remove issues such as human error or disagreements between different parties. The financial sector is one area that…