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5 Tips For Helping Businesses Grow

5 Tips For Helping Businesses Grow

Once established, many SMEs are keen to expand their offerings and grow their business. If all goes well, your customer base and revenue will grow. But be aware: If done badly, you could end up with demotivated and overworked staff as well as irritated customers - a potentially deadly combination for your business.

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Accountants | Solicitors | Architects

Accountants | Solicitors | Architects

Z group aim to challenge, disrupt and ultimately change the discrete professional services market. Being an ABS allows us to intimately understand your business needs and personal wealth goals in a holistic way across legal, financial and architectural sectors.

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Entrepreneur’s Frustration – helpful or painful?

Entrepreneur’s Frustration – helpful or painful?

Ever felt frustrated? I think that is a great place to pass through. Frustration means that you need to know or access something new, something you have no knowledge of and that is exciting. The trick to success is not staying in that place for too long.

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EFFICIENT IT RECRUITMENT

EFFICIENT IT RECRUITMENT

The recruitment process is in desperate need for improvement. Picking the right talent for the right job has become a daunting task. Lots of companies have spent a massive amount of time picking the right candidate, only to find it’s the wrong one. Don’t get caught out!

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How your business can benefit from DaaS / VDI

How your business can benefit from DaaS / VDI

Understanding your customers: This is primarily for businesses who still operate on a local (or traditional) device. There are many benefits to visualization, some of the benefits include a decrease in maintenance costs, less expensive hardware, and the benefits of a third party securing their data.

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 5 tips to effective copywriting

5 tips to effective copywriting

In organisations large and small, copywriting often gets overlooked in favour of more pressing tasks. When it comes time to write something, you jot down a few sentences and hope it gets your message across. However, effective copywriting can bring greater awareness of your organisation and sell your goods or services, so it pays to spend a bit of time crafting content that works. The good news is that with a little planning and thought you can make writing easier and less overwhelming. Here are 10 tips that you can easily implement when putting together your next report, blog, newsletter, and more.

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Local Businesses and the Social Media Conundrum

Local Businesses and the Social Media Conundrum

You’ve set up your digital presence and naturally you’re expecting thousands of bookings for your services... right?

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Social Media 101 – The Business Edition!

Social Media 101 – The Business Edition!

In today’s digital industry, marketing your Business through Social Media is such a vital part of building your online presence! Whether you use Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat, Linkedin, YouTube, Google+ or any of the other platforms, each one can be highly profitable as long as you are using it effectively. Here at Dotsquares we are going to give you a Social Media 101 where we will go over some of the top line factors that all businesses should consider.

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Make the switch: Inkjet vs. laser printers

Make the switch: Inkjet vs. laser printers

When looking to purchase your next printer, it’s important to understand which type best suits your needs.

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CRM or NOT? New Evidence on CRM Success and Value

CRM or NOT? New Evidence on CRM Success and Value

Maximizer has undertaken a study with 300 SME’s across the EMEA region to provide a benchmark and guidance for businesses looking to adopt and develop CRM within their organisations.

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A Guide to Building Acoustic Testing

A Guide to Building Acoustic Testing

The property development market in the UK continues to expand rapidly, with increased housing for an ever-growing population needed more than ever. Hand in hand with the need to sustain our growing population is for people to be able to live in safety and comfort and that is why under UK Building Regulations, acoustic testing is required for almost all new builds in one way or another (Source: RJ Acoustics).

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The difference in perception between a landline & mobile number for business

The difference in perception between a landline & mobile number for business

Even as keeping up with the latest technological advancements becomes increasingly important for businesses, many persistently disregard the effects of one integral communication tool in particular. The choice between operating off a landline or mobile number may appear a simple one on the surface, but its intricacies can leave you oblivious to issues that fundamentally undermine customer confidence.

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4 reasons to really consider outsourcing your IT support

4 reasons to really consider outsourcing your IT support

Supporting an IT infrastructure requires a complex combination of skills and expertise, here are four reasons why you should consider outsourcing your IT support to the experts.

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Online company governance and funding platform

Online company governance and funding platform

We built an online control panel for everything you need to setup, govern and bring investors to your business.

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BRAND BRIEF, BUT WHY?

BRAND BRIEF, BUT WHY?

I bet some people will be asking what is a brand brief? Why am I even reading and why is it relevant in the first place? To understand the answers, you first have to understand what branding really is. According to the Business Directory, branding is defined as; “The process involved in creating a unique name and image for a product in the consumers' mind, mainly through advertising campaigns with a consistent theme. Branding aims to establish a significant and differentiated presence in the market that attracts and retains loyal customers.”

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Build your credibility and customers will come

Build your credibility and customers will come

I mentioned in a previous article how I started investing in property. Like you I knew it was a good idea. I then got an opportunity to learn more .... In fact, I learnt too much .... I became confused which strategy, what area .... recognise that feeling?

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KFA CONNECT MANAGEMENT REPORT - “ERP FOR SMALL & MEDIUM ENTERPRISES”

KFA CONNECT MANAGEMENT REPORT - “ERP FOR SMALL & MEDIUM ENTERPRISES”

No one disputes that Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software provides a solid foundation upon which organisations can not only grow, but also thrive. It is fully recognised that the centralisation of key business data and applications is a critical requirement for any business.

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How to never miss a business call again

How to never miss a business call again

Starting out as a small business allows for a more personal approach with customers. However, when the vast majority of small businesses in UK have less than ten employees, it can be a continual struggle to ensure that every interaction is handled appropriately.

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Understanding your customers: 4 Benefits to Using a Travel Management Tool

Understanding your customers: 4 Benefits to Using a Travel Management Tool

The truth is, booking business travel is not as exciting as many think for it to be. Technology is paving the way for a new breed of solutions. So, what should you look for in a new-age business travel management tool? Hint: it’s not just a bunch of features.

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Man vs. The Machine – but how do consumers feel about Artificial Intelligence?

Man vs. The Machine – but how do consumers feel about Artificial Intelligence?

Towards the end of last year technology had taken a sudden turn towards a new digital era. With Smart objects on the rise, it was only a matter of time until the thirst of innovation would force technology to evolve again!

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How Businesses Can Use Social Media To Find And Win New Customers

How Businesses Can Use Social Media To Find And Win New Customers

72% of ALL internet users are now on Social Media and with 26% of sales coming from recommendation on social media, what are you doing to stay ahead of your competitors? Social Media is a minefield, and one which most businesses owners struggle to navigate. One of the biggest problem you will face is getting your business and brand to stand out from all of the “noise” that happens inside of each social network.

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Interesting Insights From The Rich List 2017

Interesting Insights From The Rich List 2017

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Technology modern workplaces use/need

Technology modern workplaces use/need

Understanding your customers: This blog aims to provide a list of key technologies modern workplaces use for their IT infrastructure.

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Three Reasons Why Small Businesses are Losing Potential Customers

Three Reasons Why Small Businesses are Losing Potential Customers

More than 60% of small businesses are losing potential customers and a lot of sales because of these three reasons.

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