Posts Tagged“business”

Search engine optimization (SEO) is not something businesses can see as an afterthought. If they want to have a successful website, then they must engage in SEO. It should be left to the professionals, however, and this is where a difficulty comes in. With thousands of SEO companies around, all claiming to be the best, how do you choose the one that is right for you? Let’s take a look at some of the considerations to make. The Price Obviously, you want to make sure that you get value for money. However, the pricing of SEO companies can be quite…

Just got promoted to the position of IT administrator within the company you work for? While exciting, it also means you are now responsible for the infrastructure that keeps a multi-million dollar enterprise running day in and out. Thankfully, your role is made much easier these days by a variety of software tools that can assist you in carrying out your duties. IP tracking, user activity monitoring, and the active management of firewalls are just a few tools that can help an IT administrator. Below, we’ll share our favorite management tools that can make the lives of an overworked IT…

The bookstores are filled with volume after volume of books giving great business advice by experts who have been both successful at running businesses and teaching the skills of running a business to others. Their advice can be priceless, confusing or frustrating depending on many factors including where you are in your business and your willingness to be open to input. Some feel that unless a person knows their exact situation, no one can possibly give good advice. Others think that advice can translate across industries and business goals. The former is correct because time has proven that there are…

It’s an unfortunate reality that the sales industry suffers from an image problem. People form their opinions based on hearing too many stories of a salesperson doing anything to close a deal, whether ethical or not. Even sales professionals who feel they consistently meet their goals using ethical tactics can benefit from considering where they might improve. Traits That Excellent Salespeople Have in Common All salespeople should aim to get the job done and do it in a correct way. Salesforce defines hitting quota the right way as team members who possess the following attributes: Excellent selling skills at every…

There are many online businesses these days. Some regular businesses have even transitioned into complete online business and removed their actual office. While it is more practical to have an online business, communication seems to be a problem most of the time. Dealing with your employees whom you don’t see face to face is quite a challenge. There are times when they tend to procrastinate and not finish tasks on time. You want to talk to them personally but you can only do so via emails and online messages. You also don’t want to unjustly fire all of them or…