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Your Business Start Up Journey – The Final Stage

December 13, 2016
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Creating your business plan and pitch is the final step in your entrepreneurial journey. You have accumulated a wealth of information so far, all of which will inform your final pitch and plan. Your business plan enables you to evaluate your business[...]
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Business Start Up Element 5 – Plan the Budget

December 1, 2016
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Effective budgeting and forecasting are essential to the success of your business start up. You’ll need to know how to produce key financial records and statements in order to gain initial investment for your venture, this can be difficult without any[...]
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Continue Your Business Start Up Journey – Building the Business Idea

November 9, 2016
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You are now fully equipped with the knowledge that you need to begin your entrepreneurial journey, and should turn your attention to building your business start up idea. Consider who will buy your product or service, gain valuable feedback from your[...]
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How to evaluate options to make decision-making easier

September 21, 2016
Decision-making

Decision-making is the process of choosing between possible resolutions for issues that may arise in a business. This is an essential skill that all managers and team leaders should have. There are a few useful tips that can help you improve your decision-making[...]
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Effective communication in a business

August 31, 2016
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Effective communication is the key to business success Good communication can help build great working relationships between business owners and employees, and as a result an increase of morale and productivity. Learning how to effectively communicate[...]
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Stand out from the crowd: traits of an outstanding team manager

August 8, 2016
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Everyone who works in the corporate world, knows that being a manager is a sign of career growth and success. Although many people dream about becoming a manager, not everyone has the skills to get there. People management is challenging. Leading a[...]
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Top tips for running a business

July 28, 2016
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We hear a lot about big corporations, with hundreds, or thousands of employees, but what about the self-employed, or small business owners? Every company had to start somewhere. From farmers, to carpenters, blacksmiths, cobblers and merchants, throughout[...]
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Coaching and mentoring 101

July 22, 2016
Coaching and mentoring

The purpose of coaching and mentoring is to develop employees and help raise an organisation to greater heights While there may be some similarities, coaching and mentoring people are two different styles. The goal of both revolves around supporting[...]
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Career Opportunities in Retail

February 5, 2016
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Believe it or not, retail is far more than just stock taking, folding piles of clothing and stacking shelves As it’s constantly a rapidly growing area, there’s an increasing amount of opportunities in retail that require a solid set of skills.[...]
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Ways to Create and Maintain a Professional Network

December 11, 2015
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A professional network is a way of interacting with people in a professional context which gives you the opportunity to help build your business and meet like-minded individuals. Building a strong professional network is highly necessary for a successful[...]
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