The 3 Mistakes of My Life

Most of us seek more happiness, more growth, more acknowledgement, more fame and of course, more money than what we have at present. Most of us have many reasons like situations, lack of opportunities, use of unethical means or misfortune as impediments that block our road to glory. Ronald .A. Heifetz talks about ‘getting on the balcony.’ It refers to separating oneself from the thick of action while action is on and move to a balcony upwards to have a macro view of the situation. If I am playing a match, when I get on the balcony, I can see my whole...

Ways to Boost Warehouse Worker Morale

There is a strong relationship between the happiness and morale levels of people and their productivity, according to studies. In general, the greater morale people possess and happier they are, the more focused and productive they will be. Employers have cottoned onto this fact and are now attempting to ensure their employees are as happy as possible (within reason). For many manufacturing and wholesale companies it is their warehouse workers who are the foundation of the company. There are many simple ways to improve their morale and therefore productivity in cost-effective ways. Brighten the Workplace It goes without saying that...

5 Business Practices Your Boss Hasn’t Got Time For

You won’t be hard pressed to find an employee who ‘hates’ their boss. Walk into any business and ask the honest opinion of staff and many of them will be happy to come up with a number of reasons for disliking their employer. Some points will be valid, others just exaggerated due to a number of reasons, with ‘hate’ often the wrong word. However, few ever stop and think that their bosses may have annoyances with them. There will be a number of things that many bosses do not have time for. If you’re doing any of the following then...

Why you Should Outsource to Help your business grow

There are a number of different parts of your business that you can outsource in order to expand and grow. A lot of businesses tend to outsource in an attempt to cut costs, others do it to benefit from another company’s expertise in different areas of business. There are many benefits to outsourcing different aspects of your business so you should definitely consider outsourcing to see whether it could benefit you, here’s why: Skills Many companies are experts in their chosen field but have very little experience in other aspects of business. If you choose to outsource an area which...

What you need to know to Become Successful in Your Given Trade

Whatever your trade, there’s a few failsafe ways to become more successful. Work on improving these basic aspects of your business first and becoming a leader in your industry will become much easier later on as you expand your industry knowledge further. To become a successful trader in a variety of different trades, there are a number of different skills you need to acquire. Here’s what you need to know to become successful whatever your given trade: Have tenacity Although you may feel intimidated or less knowledgeable than your peers, there’s only one way to overcome these feelings and that’s...

How Technology can be used to Improve your Business

How Technology can be used to improve your business Many businesses look for new ways to improve and update their processes every day. One of the easiest ways to give your business a boost is by investing in new technology which can streamline processes and improve your overall organisation and communication strategies. Here’s a few ways you could use technology to help improve the day to day running of your business and watch it grow in no time: Improve Communication One of the most pivotal aspects of running a successful business is your communication strategy. Being available to contact as...

Helpful Tips to Become Your Own Boss

It’s no surprise that the franchise industry is set to grow exponentially in 2016.  For many reasons, modern-day employees want to be their own boss. The trend of pairing baby boomers with younger millennials is leading to many successful partnerships within the franchising industry.  The fresh, passionate and technological savvy millennial who is eager to completely ditch the corporate ladder is often the perfect counterpart to the baby boomer who wants to be their own boss and has the experience and financial stability to manage a franchise.  The internet has also assisted in opening up a new global franchising market....