Every cloud … why the future of business is digital

Businesses of all kinds are keen to innovate and adapt in response to market changes. Maintaining a dynamic approach to the way you do business can make all the difference when it More »

Sabbatical: The importance of planning for an extended break

Adventurous sorts among us are increasingly looking for new ways to broaden their horizons - long breaks to travel overseas and discover the world are commonly on the bucket list for professionals More »

Top tips for marketing in a modern world

Marketing is key for any business. Whether it's selling a product or offering a service, everything depends on how well known your company is. Profits can't be made if no one can More »

Five tips for boosting your online sales

From being a niche part of the market just a few years ago, the area of online sales has grown exponentially and is increasingly becoming the norm. Whether you're a dedicated eCommerce More »

What gifts can be given to fast-moving employees?

Employers need to make sure their members of staff feel valued and appreciated in their role. By fostering a good team spirit, companies can expect to see an increase in productivity, which More »

 

Things You Need to Know About Ebola

  Ebola is a serious health risk for those that contract it, it can even be life threatening. With much conflicting information in the media and social media it is difficult to find out some simple questions about the disease, here are some commonly asked questions about Ebola. Where Did Ebola Come From? The first outbreaks of the Ebola virus happened in remote villages in Central Africa, these villages were close to tropical rainforests. The most recent outbreaks have occurred Read more [...]

New Year Saving Tips

It's that time of year again, making resolutions and resolving to get a handle on the finances; you know how to work out your budget and you've got a comfortable savings pot, so how else can you cut down the costs? This post aims to highlight some useful tips to help you make your money go further this year.   Don't buy life cover with your mortgage provider Many mortgage providers prefer for applicants to have life cover, which is basically a type of life insurance, in the event Read more [...]

Mobiles help to revolutionize the claims process

Claims management is one of the most essential tasks for an insurance company. It calls for many challenges. The risk and capital involved in such transactions is high and can affect many business activities. The agents need to be aware of the policies and should explain them to the customers in a simplified manner.  For customers, applying for a claim is the most cumbersome task. The process involves constant and complex interactions with the agents. Technology helps to ease this task. Companies Read more [...]

Importance of Market Intelligence for Marketers

Market Intelligence is the process of capturing information about the market relevant to the business niche. It is a comprehensive approach of understanding the market in a better way. The steps involve collecting, gathering and analyzing the information of the market segment. In a broader sense market intelligence relates to four important activities, which are – market analysis, product intelligence, competitor intelligence and market research.  Market Intelligence greatly affects the decision Read more [...]

Finding the right technology to boost your long-term growth

With the economy on the up and positive news about the prospects of business finally outnumbering negative stories, the time is right for companies across all sectors to be thinking about their long-term growth again, rather than focusing solely on survival and continuity. But in order to achieve this, many companies will have to look at overhauling their IT solutions. Investing in the latest technology solutions will have been an area that has been overlooked by a large number of organisations Read more [...]