Top 3 Areas You Need to Invest in to Grow Your Business


The age-old question in business is should you split the profits after a job well done, or should you reinvest that money, strengthening the business? Although it’s always tempting to give yourself a nice big bonus at the end of the month, it could be to the detriment of your company in the long run. If you have a long-term business plan in place, these are the top three areas you should look to reinvest that hard-earned cash.

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The Right Way, and The Wrong Way, to Motivate Employees


Businesses that fail to move forward ultimately fail. Without progress, productivity, and power packed into every workday, no matter what else a company has going for it, success will prove elusive. The best way to ensure a sustained momentum in your organization is to motivate your employees to press harder toward excellence.

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How to Turn Around a Failing Team


Your employees will make or break your business – it’s that simple. So, whether you are just starting out in business or have been letting things slip a little if your team isn’t doing its job, there is a serious problem. As a leader and owner, it’s going to be down to you to turn things around. Here are a few things you must consider if you want to get back on track.

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6 Tips to Redesign Office Workspace for Employee Well Being


Every year, we learn more about the dangers of sedentary work routines. People in offices, for instance, are significantly more likely to take time off with back problems than those who spend the day on their feet. This is contrary to what most of us assume.

After all, wouldn’t standing up all day indeed put a heavier strain on the body? Well, in reality, the spine is aligned when standing, and there is less pressure on the lower back. It is when sitting at a desk that we noticeably slouch, slump, and curve our spines to fit mismatched furniture.

The good news is that business owners can introduce small changes which have an enormous impact on employee health, mood, and well-being. Keep reading to find out more.

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Effective Ways to Maximize Your Accounting Resources


Accounting is an essential part of any business. But rather than thinking of it as an asset, resource, or strategic opportunity, many businesses treat the accounting department as a necessary but otherwise irrelevant team of number crunchers.

However common that attitude may be, it is both incorrect and an ineffective way to lead. Accounting may be a dry subject, but it is not a static subject. The resources of the accounting department can be directed towards a lot of rote and routine tasks, or they can be focused on engineering growth and developing strategy.

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7 Actions You Must Take to Stand Out in Your Chosen Career


You’ve put in your resume, done the rounds of interviews, and finally secured your dream job. Getting hired is only the first part of your career journey. In order to make it to the top, you need to create a good impression and set yourself apart from your colleagues. Here are 7 effective ways to stand out in your chosen career.

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3 Ways to Look Professional without a Suit


In a corporate environment, appearance matters a lot. This is especially true when dealing with high-profile clients. Employees in the roles of sales representatives, account managers, and coordinators face big-time clients almost every day. That is why you would want them to look their best to impress the people they meet at all times. You want potential customers to see your brand in a positive light to make them want to do business with you. You might even want them to wear branded lanyards with your company name for a polished and uniform look.

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Safe Workplace: Smart Strategies to Protect Your Eyes on the Job


Workplace health and safety always needs to be a current topic of conversation if you are going to keep up to date with safety legislation and develop a smart strategy for protecting the workforce.

Some of the most commonly reported incidents in the workplace are eye injuries and when you consider how vital your vision is, doing what you can to stay safe should be a priority.

Here are some tips and insights on eye safety. There is an overview of the potential hazards plus a look at what you should do if you wear contact lenses, and details of which type of protection is suited to the work you are doing.

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Infographic: Fight the World’s Greatest Enemy in Your New Job


Well, first let’s think about who or rather, what the greatest enemy is. We think, out of the worst things in the world, cancer certainly takes the top spot. It’s believed that around one out of two people will suffer from cancer at some point in their lifetime. While many of these cases will lead to recovery, others will ultimately be fatal. If you are looking for a new career you can thinking about joining the battle against cancer. You can do this by working in the medical industry.

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Comprehensive Guide to Prepare Health and Safety Policy for Small Business


Having a health and safety policy in place is crucial when running a business. It’s a legal requirement to have your policy in writing if you employ five or more people. You should also make sure your policy contains the right information, in case a health and safety inspector pays you a visit.

So, when it comes to putting together your health and safety policy, what should you include?

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