A Potential Game Changer for Investors and Businesses: Securities Crowdfunding

Crowdfunding
Crowdfunding platforms such as gofundme and Kickstarter have made headway as vehicles allowing millions of people to realize their financial goals. Whether it’s paying for the surgery of a beloved pet, or raising capital to make the movie of your dreams, these instruments of fundraising have revolutionized the moneymaking process. It was only a matter of time before this type of platform was utilized for start-up businesses to connect with investors. But what is crowdfunding and who is it for? Here is a concise guide to help you understand this newest phenomenon.

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Business Visitor’s Guide to London – Where to Eat, Drink, Stay and See

London
No other city in the world provides the richness to its visitors, whether they are visiting on business or pleasure. As a financial capital of Europe London has world-class financial institutions to go with world famous London School of Business. For those willing to spend extra day or two to explore the city and experience its rich history there are number of places where you can experience luxurious dining, its famous pubs and countless historical attractions. Here are some of places recommended by locals as a must-see attractions for dining, drinking, staying and seeing.

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Infographic: 5 Ways Unified Communications Can Benefit Your Employees

Unified Communication
With many businesses beginning to embrace the remote work movement, it is more important than ever to establish a unified communications strategy to benefit not only companies, but also their employees. Implementing UC tools ensures that employees receive all pertinent information, regardless of where they are physically located. This helps take the pressure off of business leaders who can guarantee that employees are performing efficiently and successfully thanks to these newly implemented tools. In addition, business leaders can more easily expand their business while still keeping their communications reliable through their UC system. With this tool, employees can continue to collaborate regardless of their location, promoting a team mentality as well as a centralized communication strategy. For more information on how unified communications can benefit both businesses and their employees, check out the infographic below:

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How to Emulate Apple’s Supply Chain to Boost Profit

Supply Chain
It is said that a chain is only as strong as the weakest link in it. There are many facets of a supply chain and just one weakness can hurt the entire chain. One of the best run companies in the world, Apple, is renowned for its supply chain. The current CEO, Tim Cook, graduated with a degree in supply chain management and has helped to make the company more profitable. He has been credited with their massively increased efficiency and profitability, so there are plenty of reasons why other businesses should pay attention to how they run their operations.

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How can Computer Forensics Protect Your Business Data

Computer Forensics
The increased popularity of BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) in workplaces has created potential for large security hole. Companies of all sizes are vulnerable to threats imposed by employees using their own computes or mobile devices to do business and access sensitive information. Business owners cannot prevent this trend from taking hold in their companies, however they do need to ensure their computer systems and information is secured from falling in the hands of criminals or those who intend to do harm to your business. Computer forensic is one way to track the employee behavior and catch the ones who intend to do harm. Here is how computer forensic can help secure your business.

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3 Reasons Western Economies Must Invest in Infrastructure

Infrastructure
The aging infrastructure of many Western nations may not be the most exciting or lively topic to discuss in economics, but it plays a crucial role. Infrastructure investments play a critical role in long-term economic growth, job creation and economic competition in an increasingly globalised world.

Infrastructure investments are key to economic growth both in the short and long-term as they will assure Western economies stay competitive with emerging rivals such as China, India and Brazil. Below we elaborate on 3 primary reasons Western economies must heavily invest in their infrastructure.

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Key Factors to Consider When Designing an Office

Office Design
The advent of the internet has made it possible for many entrepreneurs to work from home. This is ideal for those working solo or as part of a very small team, but once your business starts to grow you may find that you can no longer keep up with demand in your current state. Here’s what you need to know about designing your next office.

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5 Ways to Diversify Your Business for Greater Profit

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In today’s fast-paced business world, diversification is key if you want to remain ahead of the competition and increase your net income. Simply remaining within a single product or service can have a negative impact on the ability for your business to survive. Many large organizations are also seeing this potential threat and merging with other businesses or expanding their own in order to meet the demands of society. So how can you diversify your business without stretching yourself too thin. There are number of avenues to do that. Here are top 5 ways in which you can accomplish diversification:

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3 Tips to Conduct a Memorable Video Interview

Video Interview
Videos are exceedingly popular nowadays, and one type of video that has always garnered a lot of attention is an interview with someone relevant – be it a music artist like Nicki Minaj, a well-known book author, a politician, or any other type of public figure.

With a video interview, you are creating a unique type of content – one that is not only interesting, but refreshing as well – for your target audience. Video interviews are also a good way for you to increase your authority in your niche and make your audience respect and listen to what it is you have to say. However, we should be quick to point out that conducting an interview has its own set of challenges as well.

Following are a few key tips on conducting an excellent (and memorable) interview:

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Disadvantages of Getting a Business Loan from Bank

Bank loan
For many business owners today, getting a loan is critical part of their business plan. Business loans are often seen as necessary evil, especially if you are just starting out or if you would like to make more investments in the company.

Even if you do have access to financial resources of your own, whether these come from a part of your existing income, from investors, or even from family or friends, you may still need to get a business loan in the future. But if you are thinking of acquiring a loan, especially from a bank, you need to keep in mind some pitfalls that come with it. Here is a lowdown on bank loan you should know before you fill up that loan application.

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