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Most big businesses highly depend on fresh and clean water for their day to day operations. However, saving or minimising daily consumption seems to not be a priority. Although there is no specific law that talks about water conservation, this concern deserves more attention since it is known as a global issue. Currently, many countries are experiencing severe water shortage that will continue in the next few years. It can result in a significant increase in water tariffs which will impact many businesses, especially those small and medium scale operators. As a business owner, it is essential to keep all…

A good reputation will take years to build, but can be brought down by a single misjudged social media post. It is important that you manage your social media activity carefully to ensure minimal risk of harm to your reputation. But why is your reputation so critical? What will a great reputation offer? Higher conversion rates Users are looking through social media to determine whether or not they should engage with a brand. By being active on social media and having a good reputation, brands will increase users’ ability to engage in business with them, which could drive up conversions.…

Regardless of whether your business falls within the logistics, manufacturing, sales or medical sectors, having the best equipment that you can afford is always going to aid you in your search for success. Some businesses fail to upgrade their equipment frequently enough and this can lead to slower output and processes, low efficiency and ultimately higher cost to the business. Whilst it is understandable that smaller businesses may not be able to upgrade with as much frequency as a larger scale enterprise, this is not to say that there aren’t some cost-effective options which you can find when seeking to…

We all know the importance of marketing your business in order to attract customers but what about once you have them in the business? Customer retention is equally as important as attracting new customers and this is why along with an outreach marketing project, businesses must also work hard on bringing customers back and increasing their loyalty. This rings even more true for businesses operating withinin the service and retail sector and here are just a few ways which your business can ensure that customers are properly marketed to within the 4 walls of the business, to bring them back…

If you own a business, you know what it takes to remain afloat and in the black. Whether your company is new or has been around for many years, there are several things you need to gain client trust and to improve your bottom line. Increasing Sales The goal of any business is to make money. Even with advancements in technology happening at such a rapid pace, you must keep up with the times in order to maintain a healthy client base and expand. Luckily there are several relatively easy ways to promote growth. For instance, your webpage can help…

Gift Baskets

If you have several VIP clients, you may be thinking of different ways you can show them some appreciation. Fruit baskets aren’t the only type of basket that your client will love. Offering special gifts to your clients is a nice way to allow your business to be more outgoing, and demonstrate how you care about their business. There are several reasons you should consider sending a client a gift basket: You’re celebrating a milestone, such as an anniversary of working together They just made a major purchase, like a house or car The client just signed a long-term contract…

Business’s Instagram

With nearly every business under the sun on Instagram, it can be hard to gain a following. While Instagram is one of the most engaged and most popular platforms, it seems like getting noticed by customers, partners, and fans can seem like a daunting task. However, with the right plan in place, you’ll not only start to separate yourself from the pack but shine through as well. Invest In Quality Branding Although often considered a luxury by some, having a quality brand for your business is an absolute necessity. As most of us see hundreds (if not thousands) of brands…

Client Communication

Consumer is a king. This old adage holds true for every business out there, irrespective of industry. Thus, effective client communication is crucial to cater the best possible service to them. And if your clients are happy, your business is in luck. Word of the mouth marketing is the most rewarding thing for any business and it’s only possible when you have a long line of pleased customers. Smooth, flawless and courteous client communication plays a key role here. It helps to avoid unwanted misunderstandings and also renders a respectable edge to your brand. The post below offers a brief…

Learn the Basics of SEO

Search engine optimization (SEO) is a strategy intended to help a website rank higher in search engines like Google. On the surface, SEO is fairly easy to understand, but there are thousands of factors that could potentially affect your ranking, and there’s always more to learn (since Google is constantly refining its search algorithm). If you wanted to become a true SEO expert, it would take several years of study and practice, but learning the basics doesn’t take nearly as long; in fact, if you’re dedicated, you can develop a strong understanding of the basics in a week or two.…

social-media

Can social media help to grow your brand? This is a popular question for many business owners who are looking to expand their brand. If trends in social media activity by brands can be trusted, you are missing out. More brands than ever before are exploring the internet, and particularly social media, as an avenue for marketing. It could be viable for your brand as well. Social media features over 3.5 billion active monthly users who are spread out across different social platforms. If the large number of followers is not attractive enough for brands, the high interest in brand…