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Month April 2011

Top 5 Tips for Young Entrepreneurs in Small Business

The top 5 tips weekly post is always full of hints and tips for small, home & micro business owners. 1. Mentors are particularly effective for young, inexperienced entrepreneurs in need of guidance and advice. They can help you develop a better understanding of the risks and challenges that you are facing. 2. Don’t be…

Stop Selling. Stop Talking. Listen.

You’ve done the marketing and your efforts have paid off – customers are contacting you – should you keep on selling? When a customer starts talking to you he/she has already decided you are a person who could help to solve a problem, no more selling required. If you keep on with your sales talk,…

Design. Redesign. Scale.

Design your product or service and get it out to customers. Don’t be coy about it, tell people you just designed it and then let them critique it. They are not insulting you, if they are critical – they are helping you – you should be thankful. Redesign your offer according to the critique, you…

Not Every Cloud Has A Silver Lining

Much is being said about so called APIs, software bridges, mashable technology an other little innocent sounding descriptions like – “our software plays nicely with this software”! IMO – truth is – there is nothing “nice” about it! Let’s back up a little, what does it all mean? What it means is this, the software…

Over 50% IT Cost Reduction In The Cloud

Servers. Hardware. Software. Installation. Support. Upgrade. Hardware Drivers….. I guess I don’t need to go on, these are all nightmarish terms of a long bygone time in IT history, or are they? It isn’t if you still have your server under your desk. You probably think “Cloud Computing” is something geeks do. Nothing to do…

Top 5 Tips for Small Business Creativity

The top 5 tips weekly post is always full of hints and tips for small, home & micro business owners. 1. Try to write down every idea that pops into your head while working. Getting into the habit of formulating ideas makes it more likely that you will come up with something great. 2. Decorate…

Small Businesses Need The Cloud

Cloud Computing has been back in the headlines once again this week here in the UK, largely due to comments made by the transport minister Norman Baker. His aim is to reduce congestion in the capital not by introducing new traffic measures, but by calling on businesses to fundamentally change the way in which they…

Top 5 Tips for Exporting on a Budget

The top 5 tips weekly post is always full of hints and tips for small, home & micro business owners. 1. Ultilising the cost savings of Cloud Computing is the key for any small business wanting to offer their products abroad without investing in dedicated infrastructure. 2. Virtual Offices eliminate the need for permanent premises…

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