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Category: Expanding and Developing Your Business

Old Whittington Waste Water Treatment Works Gets New Wind Turbine

A wind turbine has been installed at Old Whittington waste water treatment works in Chesterfield, so as to increase the amount of renewable energy generated on-site. Continue reading »

Originally posted 2016-09-04 21:16:06. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

How To Turn Your Business Into A Positive Influence

Is the only purpose of your business to make money or get your name out there? Have you ever thought of making your business a positive influence, whether it’s influential in your field or influential in the fact that you do a lot of good things for your community or for a cause of some sort. Continue reading »

Originally posted 2015-10-26 11:49:45. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Learning to See and Seize Opportunity

Business lessons of success come from so many different sources, many of which are otherwise really the unlikeliest of sources. But then again I guess that’s what separates entrepreneurs and business persons from the rest — their ability to spot opportunity where none seems to be forthcoming, particularly entrepreneurs. Continue reading »

Originally posted 2016-11-20 08:53:20. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Ways to impress your business clients

It’s true that first impressions count; but so do last impressions. With a business client you have to ensure you get off on the right foot, deliver excellent service all down the line, and leave them more than satisfied, happy to give you a recommendation or work with you again. However, there’s more to making a good impression than just doing a good job, and these can be as important in establishing a long-term business relationship.

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Originally posted 2016-01-13 22:15:07. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Invoice Management Software Benefits and Facts

One of the keys to running a successful small business is the ability to efficiently handle account receivables, which is very important to providing a constant revenue stream for small businesses. There are a variety of aspects related to operating and maintaining good accounts receivables such as accounting software for keeping accurate financial records.

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A popular method that many small businesses are using currently to help with maintaining and running an efficient accounts receivable component is by using invoice management software. In general invoice management software works in conjunction with accounting software or as a stand-alone software application to provide small businesses with a way of keeping accurate and up-to-date billing data regarding its customers.


Businesses can access all invoicing data through the computer system to make sure that all invoices are monitored, sent to customers, paid, and properly recorded. In addition with the ability to handle invoices through invoice management software, small businesses can have many benefits related to business operations. These benefits include:


 1. A noticeable improvement regarding accounts receivables.



 2. A significant reduction in past due invoices.


 3. A significant increase in accounts receivables revenue.


 4. A reduction in unpaid invoices.


 5. A better internal understanding of business invoice processes and operations.


Originally posted 2015-10-12 06:19:56. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Wonga expands into Spain


The short-term lender Wonga has expanded into several non-UK markets over recent years, such as Poland and Spain. The company is now giving Spanish residents the chance to take out short-term loans whilst remaining in control of how much they borrow and how long they borrow it for. Wonga has been subject of various management reshuffles over the years, with its co-founder Errol Dameline moving to a part-time role in 2013 when co-founder Jonty Hurwitz exited the company. At the time of the reshuffle, Damelin said the changes would give him the extra time he needed to identify Wonga’s the direction the company would take over the course of the next decade. Continue reading »

Originally posted 2016-03-31 18:31:31. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Scaling Up Successfully

Make no mistake about it, it requires quite a bit of work and it perhaps even comes as a cause for many headaches and sleepless nights, but it makes for one of the better headaches to have as part of your business endeavours when you’re faced with the prospect of having to scale up your operation. What it fundamentally means is that you’ve achieved a very tangible measure of success – success which is the envy of many fellow businesspersons, entrepreneurs and even competitors – and so your natural growth trajectory sees you needing to institute some very significant changes in order to expand and perhaps meet the demands of clientele that’s grown beyond what you can currently handle. Continue reading »

Originally posted 2017-05-15 12:16:10. Republished by Blog Post Promoter