Business

Personal Finance Tips: How to work out your budget

It is amazing how few people actually plan and stick to a personal budget, however if you are looking to save a little cash or you are worried about debt, then the wisest thing you can do is to work out a budget and stick to it. Read our guide on working out a budget to help you get on top of the budgeting game today!
When working out expenses it is important to be realistic. If you smoke for e ....

Manage your business needs on the go

Whatever your business these days chances are you will benefit from using technology to help you achieve your business goals. Using technology on the go is becoming essential to the business that wants to stay ahead in what is becoming a more and more technology-focused world. Read on for some tips on how best to manage your business on the move.
Cloud computing
Computing i ....

Entrepreneurs: How to Run a Business from Home Successfully

The number of people working from home is on the increase. Whether you’re planning your business and are all geared up to make your next move, or just want to earn extra cash alongside your day job, here are a few tips to help you crack on with starting up on your own, from raising funds to understanding some of the legal issues you’ll face.
Finding the Funds
If you’re pl ....

Florida Real Estate Agents Get Marketing Outreach Boost

How did Florida real estate agents boost their marketing strategy? It is surely not easy to market homes for sale or for rent especially when they are trying to sell it to people from other countries like Canada. Florida real estate agencies are planning to expand their business and through that, they want to offer their services to people from Canada. The weather in Canada can get cold and i ....

Florida real estate sales get marketing support from Canadians

Florida real estate agencies have found support in marketing their services to Canada. Realtors in Florida, looking to expand their business and to attract Canadian customers, have got a new medium of reaching out to Canadians.  Florida real estate agents now have a professional service to publicize and market their homes for sale, or rent in Canada, through advertorials published in key onli ....

German companies explore Canadian marketing opportunities

German companies, looking to expand their business and to attract Canadian customers, have got a new medium of reaching out to the people in Canada.  The companies in Germany can take the help of advertorial publishing services offered by AdvertorialAgency.com and AgoraPublishing.com, for reaching out to their target audience. They can get maximum exposure and educate the consumers in Canada ....

Dubai businesses, tourism operations explore marketing opportunities

Dubai businesses and tourism operations, looking to explore new marketing opportunities can use advertorial marketing for reaching out to their clients. Dubai has become a very popular business and tourism destination. Entrepreneurs from around the world want to do business in Dubai. In the same way, most tourists around the world intend to visit Dubai sooner or later. With the help of advertorial ....

Is your small business cyber-safe?

(NC) -- With the increasing use of mobile devices and the prominence of social media in our lives, cyber crime poses serious security risks, especially for small businesses. In 2013 alone, cyber crime has cost Canadians $3 billion (in USD) according to a recent Norton report. “Being cyber safe is a practice that should be part of a company's regular operations,” says Paul T. Ryan, Chief ....

Are you new to Canada and new to business?

(NC) -- As a newcomer to Canada, you may be considering ways to start your own business. This can be exciting, but it can also be demanding. When you are new to Canada, knowing what is involved and finding the right information is important. Here are some tips that can help make your business vision a reality: Start with a plan Business planning is important for anyone starting a business. ....

Australian Magazine goes on Sale

If you are a serious entrepreneur who is interested in owning a valuable and revolutionary online magazine, this information is for you. Online business is experiencing a lot of growth. Entrepreneurs who have put their money in this avenue are reaping impressive profits. The nature of modern information dissemination is such that the internet is overtaking mainstream and traditional media as the p ....

Canadians are in love with direct deposit

(NC) -- Forget about walking down the lane or driving to the post office to pick up your federal benefit cheque. The majority of Canadians now receive their federal payments electronically through direct deposit into their bank accounts. Four out of five Canadians—parents, seniors, veterans, students, businesses and Aboriginal people—have enrolled in direct deposit, the federal pro ....

Property planning advice for the retirement boom

(NC) -- Things are looking up for Canadian boomers. Compared to the generation that precedes them, they are healthier, living longer and many will work past the age of 65.  This changes how retirees need to should look at their retirement property. “Accessibility tops the list of considerations for retiring homebuyers, followed by amenities, size, finances, and of course, location, ....

Internet Security: Is your small business cyber-safe?

(NC) -- With the increasing use of mobile devices and the prominence of social media in our lives, cyber crime poses serious security risks, especially for small businesses. In 2013 alone, cyber crime has cost Canadians $3 billion (in USD) according to a recent Norton report. “Being cyber safe is a practice that should be part of a company's regular operations,” says Paul T. Ryan, Chief ....

Lend your skills to help your community

(NC) -- If you feel like life goes by too quickly, why not slow the pace and give a bit of your time to make a difference in people's lives? One way to help members of your community is to volunteer for the Community Volunteer Income Tax Program (CVITP), an outreach program aimed at helping taxpayers, who have modest incomes and a simple tax situation, prepare their income tax and benefit re ....

Tax assistance can make a difference in your community

(NC) -- Did you know that there are families of modest income in your neighbourhood who are missing out on beneficial tax credits? This is why so many community associations provide a free service to help them complete their income tax and benefit returns. If you're part of a local community centre, a seniors association, a religious organization, a cultural club, or any other community-base ....

Falling Loonie means profits for Canadian banks: CIBC

There’s a silver lining in the rapid decline of the Canadian dollar, at least for some of the country’s biggest banks and insurance companies. Rob Sedran, an analyst at CIBC World Markets, sent a report to clients Friday noting the benefits of the Loonie’s drop for Canadian banks that earn some of their profits in U.S. dollars. “Canadians that might like to warm up in this frigid winter ....

Five reasons businesses fail

Whatever the real number is, it’s clear that it’s too high. Would you invest your pension funds into a company that has an 80% chance of failing? No, of course you wouldn’t. But, aspiring entrepreneurs continue to launch new ventures and overall, I think that’s a good thing for the economy as the ones who survive will go on to contribute positively.

The New Entrepreneur Foundations ....

Business: Rewarding Staff Loyalty

There is no doubt that loyalty yields increased profits, but we need to start at the beginning to get it right.
Loyalty is concerned with emotions and memory in the brain. Loyalty develops when we build a specific bond to someone or something based upon a feel good factor, such as extra kindness, thoughtfulness or material gain. These activate the reward systems, so that we feel more motivated ....