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Nine photography tactics to sell more products and services online

  • Wednesday 29th July 2020
It doesn’t matter what you sell or how smooth and frictionless customers’ experience on your website is. If you’re using poor-quality images to present your products and services, your chances to gain customer trust and entice them to buy are slim. High-quality photography has consistently proven to increase engagement, establish credibility and, most importantly, boost […] The post Nine photography tactics to sell more products and services online appeared first on Better business online: Tips, insight and advice.

Our new Linux Shared Website Hosting is here!

  • Wednesday 22nd July 2020
Our new Linux Share Website Hosting packages launched earlier in July. But what does this mean for you? Well, if you opt for one of our new hosting packages you’ll benefit from a range of great features, including an easy-to-use control panel powered by cPanel. Here are the benefits you’ll get from our new Linux […] The post Our new Linux Shared Website Hosting is here! appeared first on Better business online: Tips, insight and advice.

Seven ways to find product ideas to sell online

  • Friday 17th July 2020
Seven ways to find product ideas to sell online Want to start an online shop or add new products to your catalogue but have trouble coming up with product ideas to sell? Are you browsing the web and feeling like everything you could possibly sell is already being sold? Or that there’s so much competition […] The post Seven ways to find product ideas to sell online appeared first on Better business online: Tips, insight and advice.

How to start your ecommerce store on a shoestring budget

  • Wednesday 15th July 2020
You don’t need a huge budget to start an ecommerce website and sell products online. All you need is an idea, some motivation and a good business plan. Not sure how to get started? Read on as we share a few tips and advice on how to move past your financial restrictions and successfully start […] The post How to start your ecommerce store on a shoestring budget appeared first on Better business online: Tips, insight and advice.

How to earn customer trust when you’re a new ecommerce business

  • Friday 10th July 2020
How likely are you to buy a product from a new online store you know nothing about? You’d probably search for reviews from past customers to make sure the business is legitimate and trustworthy, right?  That’s what all shoppers do, including your prospects. They look for information on the validity and authenticity of your business […] The post How to earn customer trust when you’re a new ecommerce business appeared first on Better business online: Tips, insight and advice.

Show off your Welsh connection with .wales and .cymru domains

  • Friday 3rd July 2020
Looking for a way to show the people of Wales your business is the one for them? Or are you looking for a way to show the world you’re proud of your Welsh heritage? Or do you just want to create a website that expresses your love for Wales? If you find yourself answering yes […] The post Show off your Welsh connection with .wales and .cymru domains appeared first on Better business online: Tips, insight and advice.

The benefits of a professional email address

  • Thursday 2nd July 2020
Despite billions of people using several social media platforms, 83% of global consumers still prefer email to communicate with businesses. But it’s not just with businesses that people prefer to communicate via email. It’s also with potential clients, employers, partners, investors and many more. Let’s face it: email is how just about everyone communicates. That’s […] The post The benefits of a professional email address appeared first on Better business online: Tips, insight and advice.

Four key ecommerce metrics to monitor

  • Tuesday 30th June 2020
Do you know what successful ecommerce businesses have in common? It’s not a massive catalogue of products, or how often they offer deals and discounts to their customers. It’s the fact that they track and analyse their shops’ performance and all the important actions that customers take on their sites. Why is this important? Because […] The post Four key ecommerce metrics to monitor appeared first on Better business online: Tips, insight and advice.

How to use social proof to boost sales

  • Thursday 25th June 2020
As an ecommerce business owner, you go above and beyond presenting your products in the best possible light on your website, emails and social media. After all, your business and revenue depend on it. But what’s that worth if few people believe what you say? Most consumers view website content and product descriptions as corporate […] The post How to use social proof to boost sales appeared first on Better business online: Tips, insight and advice.

Seven tips to take your offline business online

  • Tuesday 23rd June 2020
With an increasing number of consumers turning to the Internet to shop for everything from gifts to groceries and online courses, there’s no better time than now to take your offline business online. Even if you run a business that involves communicating in-person like therapy or career coaching, you can still benefit from adding an […] The post Seven tips to take your offline business online appeared first on Better business online: Tips, insight and advice.

Happy SysAdmin Day!

  • Friday 31st July 2020
July 31st is System Administrator Appreciation Day! The world of information technology relies on the expertise of an often-unsung group of people—system administrators, or sysadmins. These skilled technicians are the backbone of any business that runs on tech, ensuring that users have support when they need it, and that all IT systems run optimally. Today, […] The post Happy SysAdmin Day! appeared first on Liquid Web.

Introducing Your New and Improved Customer Portal

  • Wednesday 29th July 2020
The time is here! We are so excited to share that your new customer portal is live. At Liquid Web, we are always committed to ensuring that every one of our customers has a great interaction with our customer portal. We thank all of the customers that were part of our Beta Program and provided […] The post Introducing Your New and Improved Customer Portal appeared first on Liquid Web.

How a Great Brand Name Will Boost Your Business Success

  • Tuesday 28th July 2020
Are you wondering how important a brand name is to the success of your new business idea? Consider: According to Forbes, it takes about seven seconds for a customer to have a first impression of your brand name. A report from FSB concluded that 5.8 million businesses were started in 2019, a 3.5% increase from the previous year. […] The post How a Great Brand Name Will Boost Your Business Success appeared first on Liquid Web.

How to Stay HIPAA Compliant While Employees Work Remote

  • Friday 24th July 2020
Ever since the United States introduced the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) in 1996, organizations that deal with health information have been greatly restricted in the way they store, transmit, and process data. Until recently, for example, nearly every company in the health industry knew not to use unsecured networks, unencrypted devices, and […] The post How to Stay HIPAA Compliant While Employees Work Remote appeared first on Liquid Web.

Liquid Web Vs. 1&1 IONOS

  • Wednesday 22nd July 2020
Considering Liquid Web vs 1&1 IONOS? Choosing the right hosting partner shouldn’t be limited to what you need today. Rather, the right hosting partner is one that can grow with you and offer different solutions as your needs change. 1&1 IONOS is one such provider, offering not just web and application hosting but also domain […] The post Liquid Web Vs. 1&1 IONOS appeared first on Liquid Web.

Questions You Should Ask Before Partnering With an Infrastructure Provider

  • Monday 20th July 2020
Partnering with an infrastructure provider can be one of the best ways to grow your own business. Why? Because the right partner can open doors for your organization. New markets, new services, new segments of clients…the possibilities for expanding your business are vast if you have the right partner at your side. But as with […] The post Questions You Should Ask Before Partnering With an Infrastructure Provider appeared first on Liquid Web.

Meet a Helpful Human – Christopher Eller

  • Friday 17th July 2020
We’re the employees you would hire if you could. Responsive, helpful, and dedicated in ways automation simply can’t be. We’re your team. Each month we recognize one of our Most Helpful Humans in Hosting. Meet Christopher Eller Christopher has worked as a web developer, designer, and manager for 24 years, starting his career pre-Internet building […] The post Meet a Helpful Human – Christopher Eller appeared first on Liquid Web.

Recommending the Right Hosting Provider to your Clients

  • Wednesday 15th July 2020
As we see more and more companies establish or grow their online presence, there has been a proliferation of hosting providers vying to capture this growing demand. With so many providers advertising themselves as the “best,” it is important to know how to choose and recommend the right hosting provider to your clients. While the […] The post Recommending the Right Hosting Provider to your Clients appeared first on Liquid Web.

7 Simple Steps to Designing the Perfect Small Business Website

  • Monday 13th July 2020
Designing small business websites can be fun and challenging, all in the same breath. Taking these 7 steps into consideration when designing a new website will take your project a long way and make your clients love their finished product. Understanding your client’s current, past, and future goals, can help you deliver a product that […] The post 7 Simple Steps to Designing the Perfect Small Business Website appeared first on Liquid Web.

Women in Technology: Rachel Martin

  • Friday 10th July 2020
Liquid Web’s Vice President of Marketing for Nexcess on her career journey, self-reliance, and carving your own path. A born and bred Brooklynite, Rachel Martin loves a challenge. As a teenager, she spent a lot of time in Greenwich Village, watching The Rocky Horror Picture Show on Friday nights, and followed fashion trends. “Growing up […] The post Women in Technology: Rachel Martin appeared first on Liquid Web.

Managed VPS vs. Unmanaged VPS: What’s the Difference?

  • Monday 6th July 2020
Your business is growing! This is a sure sign of a job well done. Your diligence and hard work are paying off! But now you have to upgrade. That shared hosting service isn’t cutting it anymore, and it’s time to press into something new and exciting, but new and exciting shouldn’t mean you have to […] The post Managed VPS vs. Unmanaged VPS: What’s the Difference? appeared first on Liquid Web.

VPS Security: How to Keep Your Data Secure

  • Thursday 2nd July 2020
Are you thinking about ordering a new virtual server and wondering about VPS security? When ordering a server for VPS Hosting, you will likely be presented an option between a managed and an unmanaged server. It is important to know your hosting options when deciding what kind of infrastructure and secure VPS support you will […] The post VPS Security: How to Keep Your Data Secure appeared first on Liquid Web.

Second Half of the Year Day

  • Wednesday 1st July 2020
It’s July. Wait, Whaaaat? Although March and April seemed to crawl along as we all learned to navigate brand new economic and personal landscapes, it’s somehow suddenly summer. The goals we set for ourselves and our businesses back in January seem a distant memory now. Wednesday, July 1st is precisely half-way through the year 2020. […] The post Second Half of the Year Day appeared first on Liquid Web.

Liquid Web Acquires ServerSide, a leading Microsoft Windows CMS Hosting Provider

  • Tuesday 30th June 2020
LANSING, Mich., June 30th, 2020 – Liquid Web, LLC, the market leader in managed hosting and managed application services to SMBs and entrepreneurs, is excited to announce the acquisition of ServerSide adding proven experience in hosting the leading Microsoft Windows Content Management solutions to Liquid Web’s portfolio. The acquisition of ServerSide bolsters Liquid Web’s VMware […] The post Liquid Web Acquires ServerSide, a leading Microsoft Windows CMS Hosting Provider appeared first on Liquid Web.

Liquid Web Vs. InMotion

  • Monday 29th June 2020
Comparing Hosting with Liquid Web vs InMotion? All too many hosting providers offer low prices in an effort to attract customers who don’t know exactly what they need. And then once that customer is through the door and has signed up, add-on fees and a la carte services come to light, stacking up and negating […] The post Liquid Web Vs. InMotion appeared first on Liquid Web.

5 Tools for Managing a Remote IT Team

  • Friday 26th June 2020
Is your remote IT team struggling with increased demands? Not sure which remote working tools will help? At Liquid Web, we have embraced working remotely, and have been pleased with the results. The Owl Labs’ State of Remote Work finds that more than 80% of their surveyed respondents are happier and more invested in their company when working […] The post 5 Tools for Managing a Remote IT Team appeared first on Liquid Web.

LiteSpeed Web Servers Are Now Even Faster

  • Wednesday 24th June 2020
Developers and agencies alike are continually trying to serve their websites faster. And for those that manage their server environment, the typical question is which web server software is best for your server. If you are trying to choose between using LiteSpeed vs Apache, we can help. For those upgrading to using HTTP/2 or HTTP3 […] The post LiteSpeed Web Servers Are Now Even Faster appeared first on Liquid Web.

Securing Your Infrastructure When Working From Home

  • Monday 22nd June 2020
Working from home (also called telecommuting) is becoming more and more common. If you are new to this remote work arrangement, you may have many questions, especially around cybersecurity.  In most offices, employees can rely on an IT department to set up their work environment. However, working from home is quite a bit different, and […] The post Securing Your Infrastructure When Working From Home appeared first on Liquid Web.

Meet a Helpful Human – Francesca Compau

  • Friday 19th June 2020
We’re the employees you would hire if you could. Responsive, helpful, and dedicated in ways automation simply can’t be. We’re your team. Each month we recognize one of our Most Helpful Humans in Hosting.  Meet Francesca Compau From as early as she can remember, Francesca has always been a big fan of technology. She spent […] The post Meet a Helpful Human – Francesca Compau appeared first on Liquid Web.

What are the Benefits of VPS Hosting?

  • Wednesday 17th June 2020
Wondering what the benefits of VPS Hosting are for your business? Every business today is striving to gain market share, customer base, and see overall growth. And one of the best pathways is to ensure your development cycle is lightning-fast. Businesses that see an online presence as a necessity are looking to quickly develop their […] The post What are the Benefits of VPS Hosting? appeared first on Liquid Web.

5 Steps to Starting Your Own Hosting Business

  • Monday 15th June 2020
Starting your own hosting business is one of those things that seems so simple, you wonder why everyone isn’t doing it. While there is plenty of competition, there is plenty of room to grow. Starting your own hosting business can be cheap, easy, and safe. Since every company, and many individuals, need their own websites, providing hosting […] The post 5 Steps to Starting Your Own Hosting Business appeared first on Liquid Web.

Women in Technology: Yvette Gonzalez

  • Friday 12th June 2020
Liquid Web’s HR Generalist on confidence, positivity, and making her voice heard. Music has always played a big part in Yvette Gonzalez’s life. As a kid growing up in Corpus Christi, Texas, music was an escape, a refuge, a way to give voice to what she was feeling. As an adult, she still turns to […] The post Women in Technology: Yvette Gonzalez appeared first on Liquid Web.

Liquid Web Vs. Hostinger

  • Wednesday 10th June 2020
Considering Liquid Web vs. Hostinger for VPS? Are you thinking about Liquid Web vs. Hostinger for your VPS needs? Make sure you know going in about the sacrifices you’ll have to make along the way. Sacrifices like no chat support, no performance optimization, and no management of your server stack without incurring additional fees. Add […] The post Liquid Web Vs. Hostinger appeared first on Liquid Web.

How to Master Your Website’s Information Architecture

  • Monday 8th June 2020
Customers don’t want to dig for information. Trying to locate the information you need on a poorly structured website can be as frustrating as wandering around a beach looking for treasure with no map. Your websites might be your future customers’ first impression of your brand. Don’t you want to delight your customers with an […] The post How to Master Your Website’s Information Architecture appeared first on Liquid Web.

What Is User Generated Content and How Can it Boost Your Marketing?

  • Friday 5th June 2020
Customers across industries love user generated content (UGC) — both consuming it and creating it. The popularity of classic user-generated content platforms like Trustpilot, TripAdvisor, and Rotten Tomatoes tells the story. But user generated content can also help other businesses. Not only does user content perform well with customers, it can take the pressure off […] The post What Is User Generated Content and How Can it Boost Your Marketing? appeared first on Liquid Web.

Comparing VPS Hosting vs WordPress Hosting

  • Thursday 4th June 2020
Are you comparing VPS vs WordPress Hosting? You are not alone. It is no secret that most of the internet runs on WordPress. WordPress accounts for a 50-60% share of the global CMS market and powers 35% of the internet. With that kind of market share, WordPress has made its way into the product lineups […] The post Comparing VPS Hosting vs WordPress Hosting appeared first on Liquid Web.

Is Your VPS Protected from DDoS Attacks?

  • Monday 1st June 2020
When it comes to hosting, most business owners like to have a set-it-and-forget-it attitude. They don’t think through all the possible worst-case scenarios that might affect their online presence and thus don’t actively prepare for them. Unfortunately, cybercriminals do. So if your business stores sensitive information (e.g., for payments) or provides a valuable service online […] The post Is Your VPS Protected from DDoS Attacks? appeared first on Liquid Web.

11 Places To Display Website Testimonials

  • Friday 29th May 2020
Real testimonials from real clients, especially when accompanied by a photo or communicated in a video, can deliver game-changing results when it comes to website conversions.  Testimonials from happy clients and customers communicate how amazing you are to prospects without you needing to do a thing. They provide unbiased, third-party feedback about what a prospect […] The post 11 Places To Display Website Testimonials appeared first on Liquid Web.

How Ransomware is Attacking Healthcare

  • Wednesday 27th May 2020
Covid-19 has shown both the best and worst sides of humanity. On the one hand, you have those tirelessly working to defeat the disease and stop its spread. On the other hand, you have the profiteers, charging outrageous prices and cashing in. Unfortunately, ransomware attackers are falling very firmly into the latter category. Despite assurances […] The post How Ransomware is Attacking Healthcare appeared first on Liquid Web.

The Top 20 Most Used Web Hosting Acronyms and Definitions

  • Tuesday 26th May 2020
In the web hosting industry, there is a lot of jargon and acronyms that can be confusing to navigate, let alone understand. Most web hosting terminology is downright complicated. To make matters worse, many web hosts use the same web hosting terminology to talk about different things. If you’ve ever wondered: What kinds of backup […] The post The Top 20 Most Used Web Hosting Acronyms and Definitions appeared first on Liquid Web.

Meet a Helpful Human – Justin Palmer

  • Friday 22nd May 2020
We’re the employees you would hire if you could. Responsive, helpful, and dedicated in ways automation simply can’t be. We’re your team. Each month we recognize one of our Most Helpful Humans in Hosting. Meet Justin Palmer Justin has been working in the Hosting Industry for just over four years, having started out with Rackspace […] The post Meet a Helpful Human – Justin Palmer appeared first on Liquid Web.

Liquid Web vs OVH

  • Thursday 21st May 2020
Considering Liquid Web vs OVH For Your Next Cloud Deployment? Complex hosting solutions and cloud deployments are not for the faint of heart. Whether you need geo-redundancy or massive amounts of processing power (or both) it makes sense to endeavor forward only with a trusted hosting partner by your side. French hosting company OVH offers […] The post Liquid Web vs OVH appeared first on Liquid Web.

3 Reasons Why Managed Hosting is the Best Value in Hosting

  • Monday 18th May 2020
Searching for best value web hosting for your next project? I’ve been in retail long enough to know that price isn’t everything. I’ve also been a consumer long enough to know that companies don’t determine value; people do. Sure, companies determine the cost of their products and services, but the value is what justifies the […] The post 3 Reasons Why Managed Hosting is the Best Value in Hosting appeared first on Liquid Web.

Women in Technology: Calleigh Fisher

  • Friday 15th May 2020
A Liquid Web Support Supervisor on being motivated by helping others and encouraging young women to explore all tech has to offer. Calleigh Fisher grew up in Birch Run, a small town twenty miles south of Saginaw, Michigan. It was there that, with the help of her step-father, Fisher built her first PC at just […] The post Women in Technology: Calleigh Fisher appeared first on Liquid Web.

Liquid Web Maintains a 99.9992% Uptime in 2019

  • Thursday 14th May 2020
In 2019, we maintained uptime well above the industry average and standards placed by most hosting companies. That means more businesses stayed online, and more revenue was secured by our customers, than ever before. In other words, we are resilient. 2019 Uptime 2019 was another extremely stable year for our network, achieving six 9’s availability […] The post Liquid Web Maintains a 99.9992% Uptime in 2019 appeared first on Liquid Web.

Liquid Web vs InterServer

  • Wednesday 13th May 2020
Considering Web Hosting from InterServer?  When it comes to choosing a hosting provider, you absolutely must consider the full picture. What picture is that? The one that includes support, server management, and performance optimization, in addition to the raw infrastructure you are paying for. A picture that includes uptime SLAs and downtime remedies. Your hosting […] The post Liquid Web vs InterServer appeared first on Liquid Web.

Understanding the Difference Between Solid State and Hard Disk Drives

  • Monday 11th May 2020
What is a Hard Drive? All computers need a method to store, retrieve, and share digital information; Hard drives accomplish this task. A hard disk drive stores your data magnetically using one or more rapidly rotating disks or platters coated with magnetic material. The earliest hard drives were extremely large and very expensive. They were […] The post Understanding the Difference Between Solid State and Hard Disk Drives appeared first on Liquid Web.

The Fun in Fundamentals: Keeping Company Culture Alive While Working Remotely

  • Friday 8th May 2020
Liquid Web’s Executive Vice President and General Manager on creating a virtual team building atmosphere where individuals feel valued, supported, and part of a community. In my last blog, fundamentals of management, we talked about the fundamentals being more critical than ever given our current global pandemic situation. Now, as we face the reality of […] The post The Fun in Fundamentals: Keeping Company Culture Alive While Working Remotely appeared first on Liquid Web.

Case Study: Hiya Digital Delivers Outstanding Customer Service With Liquid Web

  • Thursday 7th May 2020
Deepak Sakhrani is no stranger to the tech world. After developing his career with a software development company in the late 1990s, he launched his first web services business venture in 2005, eventually going on to found Hiya Digital in 2015, based in Mumbai, India. Today, Hiya Digital is laser-focused on providing a complete web […] The post Case Study: Hiya Digital Delivers Outstanding Customer Service With Liquid Web appeared first on Liquid Web.

Liquid Web vs SiteGround

  • Wednesday 6th May 2020
Which Managed Hosting Provider Do You Choose? Considering hosting with Liquid Web or SiteGround and not sure who to choose? Lucky for you, we have done some comparing between their services to help. If you are the budget conscious hosting shopper and looking for cheap, shared hosting, SiteGround is your choice. If you are looking […] The post Liquid Web vs SiteGround appeared first on Liquid Web.

Is High Availability Clustering Right For You?

  • Monday 4th May 2020
In recent years, the idea of “high availability” infrastructure has gained more and more mindshare in the hosting space. But as with most technology, a common understanding or agreed definition is a little elusive. Especially around high availability clustering. In this piece, we will examine what High Availability Architecture actually is, what it is not, […] The post Is High Availability Clustering Right For You? appeared first on Liquid Web.

How to Prepare Your Website for The Reddit Effect

  • Friday 1st May 2020
Congratulations! You’ve gone viral! Your content pierced the public psyche and now everyone is coming to your site for the same thing all at the same time. It was first coined as the “Reddit Effect,” when thousands of people would read something on Reddit and share it on social media causing a frenzy of interest. […] The post How to Prepare Your Website for The Reddit Effect appeared first on Liquid Web.

The 6 Considerations for Secure Remote Work

  • Wednesday 29th April 2020
The new post-pandemic reality is that people are equipped to work remotely at any time. Have you got your coffee or tea? Check. The dog walked? Check. Your young kids understand that mom/dad is busy and can’t be disturbed? Check (but it still won’t work). You just logged into your personal laptop, your calendar, your […] The post The 6 Considerations for Secure Remote Work appeared first on Liquid Web.

Why I Joined The Liquid Web Family of Brands

  • Tuesday 28th April 2020
Earlier this month, I joined Liquid Web as their Chief Revenue Officer to oversee revenue operations for the Liquid Web and Nexcess brands. I would like you to know why. Taking this new role, just as the world has turned upside down, is exactly the right step for me. Now more than ever, there is […] The post Why I Joined The Liquid Web Family of Brands appeared first on Liquid Web.

Liquid Web Hires Technology Veteran to Expand Sales Reach

  • Monday 27th April 2020
Lansing, Michigan, April 27th, 2020 – Liquid Web Family of Brands, the market leader in managed hosting and application services to SMBs and web professionals, announced, today, the hiring of Adam Williams as Liquid Web’s Chief Revenue Officer to oversee revenue operations for the Liquid Web and Nexcess brands. Williams brings nearly 20 years of […] The post Liquid Web Hires Technology Veteran to Expand Sales Reach appeared first on Liquid Web.

Business Continuity During A Pandemic

  • Thursday 23rd April 2020
Liquid Web’s VP of Technology on prioritizing safety, maintaining effective communication, and providing excellent customer support during times of crisis. In the wake of the pandemic we all know as Coronavirus (Covid19), organizations everywhere are navigating the challenges and issues the crisis has presented. Many companies quickly enacted their Business Continuity plan, but with such […] The post Business Continuity During A Pandemic appeared first on Liquid Web.

Meet a Helpful Human – Corey Wagner

  • Tuesday 21st April 2020
We’re the employees you would hire if you could. Responsive, helpful, and dedicated in ways automation simply can’t be. We’re your team. Each month we recognize one of our Most Helpful Humans in Hosting™. Meet Corey Wagner Corey Wagner is our Senior Affiliate Program Manager at Liquid Web, where he has been focused on helping […] The post Meet a Helpful Human – Corey Wagner appeared first on Liquid Web.

Liquid Web vs. HostGator

  • Monday 20th April 2020
Considering HostGator for Your Web Hosting? When it comes to infrastructure for your agency or organization, it can be easy to make a decision of convenience. Instead of asking “what is the best choice for us” you might ask “what’s the worst that could happen?” What other reason would there be for choosing a hosting […] The post Liquid Web vs. HostGator appeared first on Liquid Web.

Women in Technology: Courtney Skarda

  • Friday 17th April 2020
Liquid Web’s Vice President of Sales on doing meaningful work, creating her own path, and how her sons keep her motivated to do work she is proud of. Courtney Skarda endeavors to bring her best self to work every day, a sentiment she learned from her parents. Raised as an only child, her parents sacrificed […] The post Women in Technology: Courtney Skarda appeared first on Liquid Web.

Customer story: Petrolheads

  • Friday 22nd March 2019
“One.com is all about offering simple and user-friendly products to both entry-level and professional users. We are proud and happy […] The post Customer story: Petrolheads appeared first on One.com blog.

Easy email migration at One.com

  • Tuesday 15th January 2019
“A recurring question from our customers is how to move emails from one account to another. With the implementation of […] The post Easy email migration at One.com appeared first on One.com blog.

Choose the best plugins for WordPress

  • Friday 21st December 2018
“There is an ocean of WordPress plugins to choose from. This means that the plugin that you need, is probably […] The post Choose the best plugins for WordPress appeared first on One.com blog.

Boost your sales with coupons!

  • Thursday 6th December 2018
“Want to increase your sales? You can now offer discounts or free shipping to your customers with coupons in your […] The post Boost your sales with coupons! appeared first on One.com blog.

Why should I clean up WordPress?

  • Friday 30th November 2018
“WordPress is one of the most flexible content platforms on the market. You can customize your WordPress with thousands of […] The post Why should I clean up WordPress? appeared first on One.com blog.

Free stock photos in Website Builder

  • Tuesday 20th November 2018
“Crisp and vivid images is what we usually aim for when placing photos on our website. If photography on your […] The post Free stock photos in Website Builder appeared first on One.com blog.

Website Builder is now optimized for mobile

  • Tuesday 6th November 2018
“Our Website Builder has a much improved Mobile View! You can now rearrange the order of components and show the […] The post Website Builder is now optimized for mobile appeared first on One.com blog.

Got an email with an extortion threat?

  • Wednesday 31st October 2018
“The most important is to remain calm. Do not reply or pay. In most cases you can just delete the […] The post Got an email with an extortion threat? appeared first on One.com blog.

We are updating PHP to 7.2

  • Friday 19th October 2018
“On December 3rd 2018 we are removing the PHP versions 5.6 and 7.0 from our servers. All web spaces that […] The post We are updating PHP to 7.2 appeared first on One.com blog.

Delicious updates in the Online Shop

  • Monday 8th October 2018
“We have heard the need for a little help getting started with the Online Shop, which is why we are […] The post Delicious updates in the Online Shop appeared first on One.com blog.

Do You Know What Data Your Company Stores On Its Servers?

  • Wednesday 21st March 2018
Modern businesses generate, process, store, and analyze huge quantities of data. In fact, many gather more data than they’ll ever use, stashing it in storage services and servers until a rainy day that never comes. Storage is cheap, so why not store as much data as possible? There is nothing wrong with storing data if... Read more »

7 things to know before the bell

  • Thursday 4th October 2018
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SoftBank and Toyota want driverless cars to change the world

  • Thursday 4th October 2018
Softbank and Toyota are partnering on an effort to use autonomous vehicles and other technologies to change the world of transportation.

Aston Martin falls 5% in its London IPO

  • Thursday 4th October 2018
Aston Martin is joining the ranks of listed automakers with an IPO that values the British company at more than $5 billion.

Barnes & Noble stock soars 20% as it explores a sale

  • Thursday 4th October 2018
Barnes & Noble jumped more than 20% after it said it would review a sale of the troubled company.

Why it's time for investors to go on the defense

  • Thursday 4th October 2018
Howard Marks, co-chairman of Oaktree Capital, explains why investors should start treading lightly.

The Toys 'R' Us brand may be brought back to life

  • Thursday 4th October 2018
Bankrupt toy retailer tells bankruptcy court it is looking at possibly reviving the Toys 'R' Us and Babies 'R' Us brands.

The internet industry is suing California over its net neutrality law

  • Thursday 4th October 2018
Broadband trade groups and the DOJ have filed lawsuits over California's days-old law protecting net neutrality.

Priyanka Chopra is helping Bumble expand in India

  • Wednesday 3rd October 2018
It's the latest online dating app to compete for the hearts of women in India.

Microsoft unveils new Surface devices

  • Wednesday 3rd October 2018
Microsoft announced a new version of its desktop computer Surface Studio, and its first pair of smart headphones. It also announced the Surface Pro 6 and Surface Laptop 2.

Getting health insurance through work now costs nearly $20,000

  • Wednesday 3rd October 2018
Family health insurance now costs employers and workers nearly $20,000 a year, on average, according to a new report.

All eyes on Congress as vote on Kavanaugh draws near

  • Thursday 4th October 2018
The lead story for Thursday's morning shows: The impending vote to advance Brett Kavanaugh's nomination to the Supreme Court.

She was the first openly gay CEO at a Fortune 500 company

  • Tuesday 2nd October 2018
Land O'Lakes CEO Beth Ford charts her career path, from her first job to becoming the first openly gay CEO at a Fortune 500 company in an interview with CNN's Boss Files.

Crypto companies are trying to cash in at a really bad time

  • Thursday 4th October 2018
The world's top makers of bitcoin mining technology hope to raise money from investors by selling shares in Hong Kong.

It's getting a lot harder for global brands to win in China

  • Thursday 4th October 2018
Changing tastes and the challenge from new Chinese rivals are forcing US and European companies including Apple and Starbucks to adopt new strategies to succeed in the world's second biggest economy.

Facebook doesn't think hackers accessed third-party sites

  • Wednesday 3rd October 2018
Read full story for latest details.

A llama, bagel and frisbee: Apple's new iOS 12.1 emoji

  • Tuesday 2nd October 2018
A collection of new emoji is coming to iOS 12.1 for iPhone and iPad users, including food and cute animals.

Tencent Music aims to raise $1 billion by going public

  • Wednesday 3rd October 2018
Tencent Music dominates the music streaming market in China through its Spotify-like apps.

Tesla needed some good news. These sales numbers help

  • Wednesday 3rd October 2018
Read full story for latest details.

Volkswagen dumps jailed Audi CEO

  • Wednesday 3rd October 2018
Volkswagen has severed ties with suspended Audi CEO Rupert Stadler, who has been jailed since June in connection with an emissions investigation.

S&P downgrades debt-riddled GE and GE Capital

  • Wednesday 3rd October 2018
New General Electric boss Larry Culp just got a fresh reminder of the debt-riddled balance sheet he's inheriting.

4 Steps to Prepare Your Personal Finances for Starting a Business

  • Friday 31st July 2020
Starting a business is a dream for millions of people, and yet very few actually succeed. Those that put in the planning and effort before launching are those most likely to thrive. It might surprise you, but part of planning for your business success includes some attention to your personal finances. Getting those squared away can have a positive impact on your business. How Your Personal Finances Affect Your Business It seems like your personal and your business finances would be two separate things, right? In fact, because your business is new (or nonexistent), many lenders and vendors will look at your personal credit scores to determine your creditworthiness.… The post 4 Steps to Prepare Your Personal Finances for Starting a Business appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

Dig Yourself Out Of a Financial Hole With These Handy Tips

  • Friday 31st July 2020
Being stuck in a financial rut can feel overwhelming at times. It’s like, no matter what you do or how hard you work, the situation never seems to change. There are ways to dig yourself out of a hole and in this post, we’ll look at some great tips on how to get back on top of your finances. You Need a Plan Sometimes all it takes to get on top of your finances is a plan on how to do it. You might want to consider enlisting the help of a financial adviser or an accountant. They’re experts at helping people with their finances but not only that, a fresh mind that’s not personally involved in the situation will usually see things more clearly.… The post Dig Yourself Out Of a Financial Hole With These Handy Tips appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

What Is the Difference between Home Loan and Home Loan Insurance?

  • Friday 31st July 2020
The importance of insurance in today’s day and age is profound, especially for debt holders. As you know, life is unpredictable. For a big-ticket loan such as a home loan, the liability risk is usually high and can last for up to 30 years. In case an unfortunate incident occurs during the loan tenure, leading to non-payment of the outstanding amount, then home loan insurance can cover for it. What Is a Home Loan insurance? Home loan insurance or Home Loan Protection Plan (HLPP) is similar to term insurance in which an insurer can settle the outstanding home loan amount with the lender, in case of unprecedented situations including the demise of a borrower.… The post What Is the Difference between Home Loan and Home Loan Insurance? appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

Why Should Businessmen Accept The Use of Bitcoin?

  • Thursday 30th July 2020
With bitcoin trading, it becomes easy for a user to sell and buy everything that they want to. All you have to do is download the Bitcoin app and transact for buying or selling any commodities. photo credit: Francis Storr / Flickr Wherever there is Internet access, they will be able to trade using bitcoins without any hassles. This particular option may not happen with some of the banks, and this restricts you to transfer huge amounts of money at one shot. Hence, all the business owners use bitcoin banker. From this article, you will get to know as to why the businessmen must start accepting payments through Bitcoins.… The post Why Should Businessmen Accept The Use of Bitcoin? appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

Why You Need a Side Hustle (4 Reasons)

  • Thursday 30th July 2020
Tired of wishing you had more money? Do you wish you could make those impulse purchases without feeling so guilty or wondering what you should sacrifice? You need a side hustle. It’s not a second job – you don’t have another boss breathing down your neck or a schedule you hate. With hundreds of side hustle ideas out there, it is a gig you do on your own time, as often as you want. You’re in charge of how much you work and how much you make. Check out the reasons you should consider a side hustle. 1. Income Potential Living paycheck-to-paycheck drains your wallet and your energy, especially if you have bills to pay.… The post Why You Need a Side Hustle (4 Reasons) appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

Main Benefits of Trading with Bitcoins Versus the Traditional Banking Method

  • Thursday 30th July 2020
Most of the users these days are trading with bitcoin because of the ease of accessibility. More than anything, bitcoins can be spent the way you want to without the mediation of any financial organizations or banks. It gives the user complete autonomy of the money, but they own. A lot of people love the system because they do not have to go and stand in front of the banks or ATMs to withdraw cash and spend them. Everything can be done online, and it is very easy to buy and sell things using bitcoins. Through this article, we are going to see some of the major benefits that the end-user gets when using the bitcoins for buying anything.… The post Main Benefits of Trading with Bitcoins Versus the Traditional Banking Method appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

Amplify Your Phone Sales: 10 Powerful Tips for Selling Over the Phone

  • Wednesday 29th July 2020
Are your phone sales lackluster? Even in the age of the internet, you don’t want to discount good old-fashion cold calling! But unlike the internet where you case a wide net and see what you catch, phone sale is a focused process that you need to perfect if you want to succeed. Read on to learn how to be wildly successful when making phone sales. 1. Don’t Put Down Competitors Don’t bad-mouth your competition on a sales call. It’s the biggest way you can sabotage yourself. When you say bad things about someone, your audience will transfer that onto you. It’s called spontaneous trait transference.… The post Amplify Your Phone Sales: 10 Powerful Tips for Selling Over the Phone appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

5 Subscription Services to Reduce Your Payroll Dramatically

  • Tuesday 28th July 2020
Starting a business, or reshaping an existing one, will be possible if your finances are under control and in a position where growth is possible. Payroll is an area which can easily inflate if you haven’t taken the time to assess the role and necessity of each resource, and maybe you haven’t changed your business and employee contracts to reflect the reality your business now exists in. Subscription services have been a saviour for businesses who want to be a little more nimble with a reduced payroll headcount. If you haven’t considered this for your circumstances, let’s get clear on what these subscription services look like and what they can make possible.… The post 5 Subscription Services to Reduce Your Payroll Dramatically appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

Tips to Improve Customer Service in 2020

  • Tuesday 28th July 2020
The world is chaotic, to say the least right now. The coronavirus pandemic continues to affect businesses and how we do things in almost every way, but one thing remains constant—customers expect excellent service. Even though you may be working with a skeleton crew or navigating unprecedented situations in your business, you have to innovate and find ways to make it work even while facing headwinds. Customer service can’t suffer, because your customers are just as discerning as they were pre-COVID, and in some cases, may even more so. The following are some things you can do to improve your customer service and strengthen your business reputation at a time when it’s especially important to remain competitive.… The post Tips to Improve Customer Service in 2020 appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

Five Marketing Tips to Boost Your Online Sales

  • Tuesday 28th July 2020
No longer do you have to wait for a customer to wander into your store. You have the potential to make a lot more money by posting your products online where people all over the world can have them shipped wherever they live. That doesn’t mean selling online is easier than selling from a storefront. In fact, selling online is harder than the traditional way of selling things in a lot of ways. If you aren’t happy with the success of your online store, or you simply want to find ways to boost your revenue, give these five marketing tips a try.… The post Five Marketing Tips to Boost Your Online Sales appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

Why (and how to) use a coming soon page to promote your new business

  • Wednesday 5th August 2020
Working on starting a consultancy business online? Have a product or an app that you want to sell online? If so, you’re probably thinking the next step is to build a website. But building a website is not a one-day process. On the contrary, it takes time to create a website that looks great and […] The post Why (and how to) use a coming soon page to promote your new business appeared first on Better business online: Tips, insight and advice.

7 Ways to Boost Website Security For Customers in 2020

  • Monday 10th August 2020
Have you experienced a malicious attack on your website in the last 12 months? In 2019, there were an estimated 1.473 billion data breaches that resulted in over 164 million sensitive records exposed. Many of these were from well-known companies like Marriott, Capital One, Facebook, and Instagram. Larger companies are often targeted for obvious reasons […] The post 7 Ways to Boost Website Security For Customers in 2020 appeared first on Liquid Web.

Women in Technology: Misty Combs

  • Friday 7th August 2020
Liquid Web’s HR Director on engines, connection, and the source of her work ethic. Misty Combs has a passion for people, animals, and engines. “I like the adrenaline rush of riding motorcycles and snowmobiles. I love driving drag cars, autocross cars, and off-road trucks,” she says. “I never want to miss an opportunity for an […] The post Women in Technology: Misty Combs appeared first on Liquid Web.

Liquid Web Vs. Softlayer (IBM Cloud)

  • Wednesday 5th August 2020
Considering  Liquid Web vs Softlayer? It can be tempting to think that the most well-known technology brands provide the best possible solutions for all customers, but that is not always true particularly for businesses in the SMB segment. One of those most well-known brands in the infrastructure space? IBM. As the saying goes, “no one […] The post Liquid Web Vs. Softlayer (IBM Cloud) appeared first on Liquid Web.

13 Load Balancing Metrics to Monitor

  • Monday 3rd August 2020
Is your business looking to increase reliability and efficiency for infrastructure through load balancer monitoring in 2020? Whether its internal employees or potential customers visiting your site to find text, downloads, application data, images, or video, all of these assets are sitting on several cloud servers waiting to be requested. In some cases, websites can […] The post 13 Load Balancing Metrics to Monitor appeared first on Liquid Web.

What Are Ecommerce Shipping Best Practices? A Guide to Shipping

  • Tuesday 11th August 2020
Online businesses or eCommerce is well on its way to phasing out traditional retail. In the fourth quarter of 2019, eCommerce in the U.S. was worth a staggering $187.25 billion. That’s a more than 16% increase from $160.89 billion in 2018. Shipping is one of the most important aspects of any eCommerce store. The way you handle your shipping can either make or break your online business. In fact, industry giants like Amazon and Alibaba attribute their success to adopting all the eCommerce shipping best practices. Fast and organized shipping is the only way they get the right products to their customers within the stipulated time.… The post What Are Ecommerce Shipping Best Practices? A Guide to Shipping appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

This Is What You Need to Know About Self Employed Insurance

  • Tuesday 11th August 2020
Right now we’re living in an age in which a person needs little more than an internet connection to become a business owner. If you’re a self-employed professional, you need to put your ducks in a row just like any other business owner. This starts with handling all of your insurance needs. But what sort of insurance should you keep in mind as a self-employed individual? Use these tips to learn more about self employed insurance and how it can save your business. Consider the Kind of Business You Run and Work You Do and Address Your Liabilities First and foremost you need to assess the kind of company that you run when you’re interested in getting a self employed business insurance plan.… The post This Is What You Need to Know About Self Employed Insurance appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

Unmistakable Signs You’ve Chosen the Wrong Degree

  • Tuesday 11th August 2020
University life is not always as careless and full of parties as it is shown in Hollywood movies. Very often, a way to earn a degree lies through sleepless nights, hours spent in libraries, an immense amount of hard work and stress. When facing the reality of student life, many freshmen think, ‘Should I stay, or should I go?’ But how to know when your hard work is justifiable and when it is a waste of time and energy on a wrong degree? In this article, you will find the list of top signs you’ve made a wrong career choice. And if most of your answers are ‘Yes,’ you might need to consider changing your direction.… The post Unmistakable Signs You’ve Chosen the Wrong Degree appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

7 Proven Ways to Generate Quality Leads For Your Business

  • Sunday 9th August 2020
Have you ever wondered why most promising businesses with great potential fail after about two years of its establishment? Most times, those that struggle to scale through the first few years end up in bankruptcy and are forced to close down. Customers are the lifeblood of any business, and when a business is not getting as many customers as it ought to, it is bound to fall. While this article would not explain the different reasons businesses fail to get customers, it would offer solutions to the problem by outlining seven proven ways to generate quality leads. These seven ways can be used for any business.… The post 7 Proven Ways to Generate Quality Leads For Your Business appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

Need to Finance Your Real Estate Business? Here’s How

  • Sunday 9th August 2020
Financing your real estate business has never been easier than it is now. There are many different options available for you to fund your business and achieve your dreams. Funding is an essential component of any start-up business, and if you do not have funding, you will not be able to achieve everything that you have planned to. Finding the funding may seem daunting at the start, but with the help of this post, you will be able to get your business fired up and ready to go. Real estate is a field in which you will need significant funding to get started, and this guide will tell you exactly how you can get that funding.… The post Need to Finance Your Real Estate Business? Here’s How appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

What Are the Advantages of Title Loans to Fund Your Business?

  • Sunday 9th August 2020
If you are considering starting a business, one thing you may need is access to some cash to get things moving. This could be money to buy equipment, invest in service, get a home office set up, or purchase stock among other things. So, you need to consider what your options are when it comes to raising this finance, as there are lots of different loan solutions you can turn to based on your needs and circumstances. One of the loan options you can consider if you need to raise money for your business is a title loan, and these loans are available to those people who own a car that is registered to them.… The post What Are the Advantages of Title Loans to Fund Your Business? appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

Debt Financing Vs Equity Financing: Getting Your Business Off the Ground

  • Thursday 6th August 2020
Unless your business has a massive balance sheet, you will need financing at some point. For small businesses, you might have to choose between different financing options, keeping in mind that each of these options has its own advantages and disadvantages. Today, we are going to look at debt financing and equity financing as ways of getting your business off the ground. Royalty Free Photo Debt Financing A lot of people use debt financing, but they do not know it by this name. Debt financing is where you get a loan as a debt. A good example is an automobile loan.… The post Debt Financing Vs Equity Financing: Getting Your Business Off the Ground appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

Slack Etiquette: Become a Slack Pro in No Time

  • Thursday 6th August 2020
Online communication has always been an essential part of business operations. However, it became far more crucial during the last couple of months. Given the world’s current situation, many companies had to send their employees home to work remotely. With the growth of the remote work trend came the growing demand for better online communication platforms. As one of the best platforms of this kind, Slack proved that its features are more than enough to maintain meaningful and productive communication within remote teams. Why Choose Slack Before getting into details with Slack etiquette and how to best leverage the platform, let’s cover the basics.… The post Slack Etiquette: Become a Slack Pro in No Time appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

Digital Marketing Strategies for Rehabilitation Centers

  • Thursday 6th August 2020
Addiction has become such a huge problem in every country on the planet. Whether it is an alcohol or drug addiction, a gambling addiction, or an addiction to sex, reaching out and helping addicts to overcome their demons is more important now than ever. Rehabilitation centers, like every other kind of business, need to employ the right digital marketing strategy to ensure that their potential patients are aware that there is help out there. These days your business’ website is key to customer outreach and engagement, whether your business is a rehabilitation center or a global corporation. Improving your online presence and increasing website traffic is not an easy task, but to maximize your potential engagement with people who need your help, it is absolutely vital.… The post Digital Marketing Strategies for Rehabilitation Centers appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

8 Proven Ways to Increase Employee Productivity at work

  • Tuesday 4th August 2020
Let’s face it: ensuring maximum employee efficiency is one of the biggest concerns of many Business owners and Managers these days. It is practically impossible to lead a team with different temperament and views and not have any clashes and miscommunication. All this hinders the efficiency of the employees. Needless to say, getting everyone on the same page is not a piece of cake. So, how do you ensure optimum efficiency from the employees? Here are 8 proven ways you need to know about how to increase productivity at work. 1. Provide your team with proper Communication apps It does not matter whether your team is working remotely or under the same roof, having proper communication tools can help the team members to be on the same page.… The post 8 Proven Ways to Increase Employee Productivity at work appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

Staying Motivated When You Work from Home

  • Wednesday 12th August 2020
Working from home certainly has its benefits; however, it’s not easy. In order to make money and keep up a solid reputation, you need to be able to stay motivated. In this article, we’ll discuss how you can do just that, so you can continue to enjoy all the great things about working from home. Sound interesting? Let’s get started. Remove distractions One of the best ways to stop yourself from getting distracted during work hours is to remove the distractions, of course. It’s not always easy, but try and determine what keeps removing you from your workspace. If it’s your phone, try putting it in another room.… The post Staying Motivated When You Work from Home appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

Proof of Income: How to Use a Paystub and More to Buy A Home

  • Wednesday 12th August 2020
Buying a house is a big step. It puts you on the property ladder, grants you rights you didn’t have as a tenant, and gives you a place to call home. In 2019, the median house price in the U.S. was $279,600. To purchase a house at that price, you needed a salary of at least $61,123 to pay your monthly bill of $1,426.21. However, you need more than a salary. You need proof of income. What does proof of income mean, and how do you show it? Here’s what you need to know. What Does Proof of Income Mean? … The post Proof of Income: How to Use a Paystub and More to Buy A Home appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

A Step-by-Step Guide to Launching a Supplement Business: 5 Tips for Getting High-Quality Leads

  • Wednesday 12th August 2020
Dietary supplements are incredibly popular in the United States, and it doesn’t look like they’re going anywhere. The Council for Responsible Nutrition found that supplement use had reached an all-time high in 2019 with 77% of American adults taking supplements in some form. The most popular of these are vitamins with specialty supplements like fish oils and fatty acids meant to improve overall health coming in second. Reasons people love supplements include increased awareness about healthy lifestyle choices and the fact that many of them simply work to improve people’s health. They’re made to address all manner of needs from nutritional requirements to workout enhancement.… The post A Step-by-Step Guide to Launching a Supplement Business: 5 Tips for Getting High-Quality Leads appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

Guiding Small Businesses To Make The Most of Digital Marketing

  • Wednesday 12th August 2020
With COVID-19 taking a toll on all aspects of daily life, 2020 has indeed been a challenging year for all of us. While we are trying to hold on and stay safe from the virus, businesses across the world are finding mere survival a Herculean task. This is especially true in the case of small businesses that do not have a huge debt fund to fall back on. At the moment, with social distancing protocols in place, businesses are having a dearth of physical options. The silver lining here is the fact that this global crisis is chaotic, and if small businesses can focus on their digital marketing plans, they will be able to establish long term credibility among their target audience.… The post Guiding Small Businesses To Make The Most of Digital Marketing appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

Five reasons why your website traffic is dropping (and ways to fix it)

  • Wednesday 12th August 2020
Every business owner knows that having a steady flow of website traffic is key to being successful online. The more visitors you have, the more opportunities you have to introduce your offering to prospects, build relationships, and sell your products or services. That’s what makes a drop in traffic so terrifying, as that ultimately results […] The post Five reasons why your website traffic is dropping (and ways to fix it) appeared first on Better business online: Tips, insight and advice.

Understanding HIPAA in the Age of Digital Transformation

  • Friday 14th August 2020
Does your business operate in the Healthcare Industry? Are you unsure if you meet HIPAA compliance checklist requirements, or even if HIPAA applies to you? For many businesses that operate in the health and wellness space, HIPAA compliance isn’t just a part of everyday life. It is a requirement for remaining in good legal and […] The post Understanding HIPAA in the Age of Digital Transformation appeared first on Liquid Web.

The Weaknesses That Cyber Security Hackers Prey Upon

  • Friday 14th August 2020
Are you worried that you may get hacked by malicious opportunists online? Do you want to keep your digital information close to you and out of reach of hackers? Do you want to know what makes you vulnerable to hackers? No matter how well others protect their online information, it seems cyber security hackers always find a way around them. The recent Zoom hacking incident is a good example of it. However, there is still hope. There is a way for you to secure your personal information online. It starts with arming yourself with the knowledge of the weaknesses in cybersecurity.… The post The Weaknesses That Cyber Security Hackers Prey Upon appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

How Do I Get Out of a Home Foreclosure?

  • Friday 14th August 2020
Due to financial hardships stemming from COVID-19, many people in Louisville are behind financially and struggling to keep their homes. If your home goes into foreclosure, it can be devastating to your credit and your financial situation. Believe it or not, there are things that you can do to put an end to the foreclosing of your home. The key is to find a strategy that works best for you and your unique situation. Continue reading to learn ways to get out of a foreclosure. 1. Work something out with the lenders The best thing you can do to increase your chances of avoiding the repossession of your home is to jump on it at the first signs of trouble. … The post How Do I Get Out of a Home Foreclosure? appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

Some Of The Common Freelancer Mistakes You Can Avoid

  • Friday 14th August 2020
When starting as a freelancer, people do everything to make a name for themselves and make more money. It is tough to get projects and clients at first, and as people struggle to get gigs, they overlook some aspects of the business side of freelancing. People think that freelancing has lesser responsibilities than the regular office job. As a result, freelancers end up making mistakes that cost them a lot. Here are some of the freelancing errors you can avoid. 1. Operating without a Contract Most freelancers start working without signing a contract. This leaves room for serious misunderstandings. Part of the reason this happens is that the freelancer does not have the time or resources to draft an agreement.… The post Some Of The Common Freelancer Mistakes You Can Avoid appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

Common Cyber Security Practices You Should Never Miss

  • Friday 14th August 2020
Industries have preferred to move their businesses online that have allowed them to grow organically. However, everything is not so bright as they are perennially faced with the risk of data breaches. The security threats in the industry are immense and can be estimated from the fact that 4.1 billion records were compromised in only the first half of 2019. There have been significant data breaches at Clearview and Marriott, with almost 5.2 million records being breached at the latter. According to the 2020 Data Breach Investigation Report from Verizon, 70% of the breaches were caused by outsiders, and 86% of the breaches were financially motivated.… The post Common Cyber Security Practices You Should Never Miss appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

Asset Protection Protocols You Should Always Follow

  • Wednesday 12th August 2020
Typically, you’ve spent many years building your wealth for your family’s future. Whether you have personal assets or businesses, you always want these things to go to your loved ones in case of incapacity or death. However, this isn’t always the situation. There are instances when you need to prepare for the unexpected, and these can include lawsuits from the creditors and other adverse judgments. This is where the legal concept of asset protection comes into play. In simple terms, asset protection is the process of protecting one’s assets from unfortunate situations, including seizure, lawsuits, judgments, and other relevant losses. It’s composed of many strategies that can guard an individual’s wealth without violating the law on concealment, fraudulent transfer, and contempt.… The post Asset Protection Protocols You Should Always Follow appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

Interested in Becoming an Entrepreneur? Here Are 5 Food Business Ideas to Consider

  • Sunday 16th August 2020
Food brings people together. Whether you’re passing down important family recipes or sharing a meal with close friends, eating is a great way to enjoy the company of friends while creating special memories. And if you have a particular passion for food, you may want to share that passion with the world through a new business as an entrepreneur. The entrepreneurial spirit is a unique one. You have to be prepared to take big risks for what hopefully pays off as a successful business. Jumping into any venture requires preparation, dedication, and inspiration. Once you find a great idea, you have to put together a good team and focus on your objectives and key results (OKRs) to reach your ambitious goals. … The post Interested in Becoming an Entrepreneur? Here Are 5 Food Business Ideas to Consider appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

Simple Yet Profound Ways to Cut Costs Amid COVID-19 Crisis

  • Monday 17th August 2020
As the economy continues to struggle and many businesses are faced with prolonged dips in sales, many SBOs are getting creative to stay afloat. This includes cutting costs and reorganizing expenses based on new developments. The 2 Levers of Profitability and Financial Sustenance Whether it’s a small business, global organization, or your own household, there are two levers that impact your profitability and financial sustenance: Increasing revenue. The first (and most obvious) choice is to increase revenue. If you sell more products at a higher profit margin, you generate more revenue. Plain and simple. Cutting costs. The other lever is to cut costs. … The post Simple Yet Profound Ways to Cut Costs Amid COVID-19 Crisis appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

Why starting a blog is more important than ever

  • Thursday 20th August 2020
How many times do the same people visit your website? Unless you have an online shop, there’s no reason for a prospect to visit your site more than once or twice. Once they buy from you, they’re usually gone. And they won’t come back anytime soon since they have no reason to. A blog, however, […] The post Why starting a blog is more important than ever appeared first on Better business online: Tips, insight and advice.

Five reasons why you should add live chat to your online shop

  • Thursday 20th August 2020
A typical customer journey from research to purchase is fraught with questions, concerns and anxiety. Sure, prospects can reach out via phone, email or social networks like Facebook or Twitter to get answers and support. But they’re just not as effective as live chat. In fact, an overwhelming majority of 92% users feel that live […] The post Five reasons why you should add live chat to your online shop appeared first on Better business online: Tips, insight and advice.

Meet a Helpful Human – Josh Langfeldt

  • Friday 21st August 2020
We’re the employees you would hire if you could. Responsive, helpful, and dedicated in ways automation simply can’t be. We’re your team. Each month we recognize one of our Most Helpful Humans in Hosting. Meet Josh Langfeldt Josh is a born and raised Michigander, hailing from the state capitol of Lansing. Growing up, he was […] The post Meet a Helpful Human – Josh Langfeldt appeared first on Liquid Web.

VPS Hosting Performance Comparison: Liquid Web VPS Hosting Tops EVERYONE

  • Thursday 20th August 2020
The needs of businesses and corporations are rapidly changing. A global pandemic has changed how we do business, how we live, and how we work. More than ever, we are looking to managed hosting providers and cloud computing to meet the demand for quarantine and work from home orders. But how can you compare one […] The post VPS Hosting Performance Comparison: Liquid Web VPS Hosting Tops EVERYONE appeared first on Liquid Web.

Comparing VPS, Cloud Dedicated, and VMware Private Cloud Hosting

  • Wednesday 19th August 2020
In today’s hosting world, you have dozens of hosting options to choose from. You have shared hosting, dedicated hosting, CMS specialized hosting, reseller hosting, and so on. On the top of most lists are vps vs cloud hosting, but what are the differences? Cloud hosting can refer to many different types of cloud solutions. Many […] The post Comparing VPS, Cloud Dedicated, and VMware Private Cloud Hosting appeared first on Liquid Web.

What is a Managed Cloud Server? How Can It Benefit My MSP Clients (and Me)?

  • Monday 17th August 2020
The Answer to the Need for Effective Public Cloud Support and Cost Savings is Managed Cloud Servers Over the last few years, companies have flocked to the cloud, putting at least a quarter of their data on Amazon AWS, Microsoft Azure, and other public cloud platforms. They now realize that the anticipated benefits of lower […] The post What is a Managed Cloud Server? How Can It Benefit My MSP Clients (and Me)? appeared first on Liquid Web.

5 Ways to Free Up Disk Space on a Dedicated Windows Server

  • Monday 17th August 2020
How often do you think about your Windows-based dedicated server running out of disk space? Yet having enough free storage is critical to maintaining stellar server performance.  Without it, not only will you see the immediate reduction in speed, but other automatic processes, such as backups, also wouldn’t be able to run properly. Let’s walk […] The post 5 Ways to Free Up Disk Space on a Dedicated Windows Server appeared first on Liquid Web.

Considerations for Growing Your Online Store

  • Friday 21st August 2020
When you first start an online store, you want to find ways that you can grow it faster. You have a number of ways that you can successfully do this. You can accelerate your progress through learning from the mistakes and successes of others. In this way, you will see success early on to enjoy it more quickly. The sellers who control their own stores can control their own online experience. Email Marketing You have plenty of free online tools that you can use like email marketing to help yourself succeed. This also allows you to build a relationship with your clients for faster success.… The post Considerations for Growing Your Online Store appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

How to Create Design Systems for Your Business

  • Friday 21st August 2020
Having design systems means that you will have different components as a part of it. When this gets adopted across the board, you have a more cohesive and navigable customer interface that can increase sales. Color Usually, you will use one to three different primary colors with the color scheme. You want to choose this carefully because this will represent your brand. A number of colors and tints exist to where you can dive deep into the details of this. The visual style matters because if the customers don’t like it, they will go elsewhere. In addition, you can also choose colors so that it will be a more user friendly experience.… The post How to Create Design Systems for Your Business appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

Vital Steps In Setting Up Your Business

  • Friday 21st August 2020
One of the crucial phases in humans’ lives is when we decide what to do with our time and talent. That is one thing we have spent a lot of time, resources, and energy preparing ourselves. Some people get employed in established organizations, while others have to start up their business. Any form of business aims to make a profit. A business’ success can be determined from the point a plan is made and the establishment of that venture. These essential steps that must be taken to set up a successful business will help you in many ways. Create a Business Plan Choosing the type of business is the first step to success.… The post Vital Steps In Setting Up Your Business appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

Things To Assess While Getting A Car Insurance Quote

  • Friday 21st August 2020
Buying things can seem fun, but it isn’t easy. One must diligently research about the product, its reviews, the way to use it, history about manufacturers, and every detail that might concern you. These rules of buying must be considered even when you are looking for a car insurance quote. However, it is essential to understand the market of insurance business thoroughly before getting car insurance quotes. One must consider all the available options before locking his or her decision on a suitable quote. You will have to consider several factors to get the best deal from the market because all insurance companies are there to enhance their businesses.… The post Things To Assess While Getting A Car Insurance Quote appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

Ubersuggest vs. SEMrush: Head-to-Head SEO Tool Comparison

  • Thursday 20th August 2020
Properly implementing SEO requires a well-defined approach and tools to augment your strategies. However, with the myriad of SEO tools available online, it can be challenging to figure out which SEO tool is perfect for your business. Image source: Unsplash In this guide, we’ll compare two of the most reliable and widely-used SEO tools and their features to see which one is the best solution for you. Ubersuggest vs. SEMrush: Which one will come out on top? We’ll look at each SEO tool’s features, benefits, and pricing to give you enough details to make a good comparison of the two solutions.… The post Ubersuggest vs. SEMrush: Head-to-Head SEO Tool Comparison appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

How to Refresh Your Brand Image When Feeling Outdated

  • Wednesday 19th August 2020
Creating a brand from scratch is a lot of work. And it is also a huge responsibility – once you launch your brand, you will have to stick to the brand identity and communicate through the brand’s main virtues of what it represents and the additional values that it provides. photo credit: Flickr Also, after launching your brand and starting your own business, you will start working on brand awareness. You will be making sure people hear about your brand and learn to recognize it by multiple elements – colors, style, tone of voice, and many other factors. But with time, everything wears off, and a change is always good but not always easy to deal with.… The post How to Refresh Your Brand Image When Feeling Outdated appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

3 Types of Cyber Security Threats to Small Businesses and How to Avoid Them

  • Wednesday 19th August 2020
By 2021, all the various types of cyber security threats will cost the world at least $6 trillion every year. Cybercrime, after all, doesn’t discriminate; it affects individuals, small businesses, and large corporations. Unfortunately, individuals and small businesses are those who are at the highest risk. For starters, they don’t have the funds to recover from the economic effects of such crimes. This is also why six in 10 SMBs that get attacked go out of business within six months. As such, you should learn as much as you can about the most common cyber security threats. Knowing what they are can help you mitigate your risks of becoming the next victim.… The post 3 Types of Cyber Security Threats to Small Businesses and How to Avoid Them appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

How to Get Off to the Best Start in Your New Job

  • Wednesday 19th August 2020
A new job can be an exciting and daunting thing, especially if it’s in a position to which you’ve always aspired. Getting off to a good start generally means making a positive impression on those around you, familiarising yourself with the technical details of the work itself, and avoiding ruffling feathers. Be aware of the most annoying habits According to research commissioned by instantprint, a Rotherham-based printing company that creates flyers, leaflets, and posters, almost eight million workers in the UK have had to work alongside a person who annoyed them every day. If you’re that annoying person, then you might find your progress impeded.… The post How to Get Off to the Best Start in Your New Job appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

The Inevitable Digitalisation of Businesses: How to Be Prepared

  • Monday 17th August 2020
For a seamless digital transition of your business, you would need to have a long-term vision as well as a deeper understanding of the digital space. Almost every entrepreneur in today’s world knows the importance of digitalization. With continuous, swift advancement in technology and digital preservation techniques; there is no other way but to embrace new technological tools and algorithms in order to maintain a competitive advantage in any given sector. It is no longer just an additional feature, the majority of customers today expect to conduct at least a part of their businesses digitally. Research reports from renowned organizations such as MIT and the World Economic Forum also showcase how businesses with cutting edge technologies are benefitting from a surge in popularity among their customers.… The post The Inevitable Digitalisation of Businesses: How to Be Prepared appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

How to Ensure your Data Team’s Skills Remain Up-to-date

  • Monday 17th August 2020
When it comes to data analysis, if you’re not moving forwards, you’re moving backwards. Data science tech, trends and tools are constantly evolving, and best practices can become outdated in the blink of an eye. The good news is that data scientists are generally curious and eager to keep making new discoveries. They chose to enter a profession that is a center of innovation and change, and they’ll embrace opportunities to keep on pushing the cutting edge of data science a little further forward. However, it’s easy for a busy data team to get so involved in one project after another that they lose the habit of reading up around their area.… The post How to Ensure your Data Team’s Skills Remain Up-to-date appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

Six tips to get more local customers

  • Thursday 17th September 2020
Now, more than ever, people are using search engines like Google to find local businesses. It’s much easier and convenient to open Google or Google Maps and run a search for “flower shop near me” than drive around hoping to find one. That’s why it’s so important to have your website show up on the […] The post Six tips to get more local customers appeared first on Better business online: Tips, insight and advice.

Six ways to promote your business on a shoestring budget

  • Thursday 10th September 2020
Don’t have thousands of pounds to spend on your small business? Not to worry. You really don’t need to be a big brand with a huge budget to market your business to new customers. There are lots of budget-friendly ways to promote your brand, attract potential customers, and entice them to buy from you. In […] The post Six ways to promote your business on a shoestring budget appeared first on Better business online: Tips, insight and advice.

Why your website isn’t showing up on Google

  • Tuesday 8th September 2020
You worked hard to build a great website that presents your brand in the best possible light. The navigation is simple. The content is clear and enticing. The images are high quality. If you’ve done everything right, why is it that your website is nowhere to be found in Google’s search results? Why isn’t your […] The post Why your website isn’t showing up on Google appeared first on Better business online: Tips, insight and advice.

Five warning signs of poor website performance (and how to fix them)

  • Wednesday 2nd September 2020
A great website should be generating new business. If yours is not attracting, engaging, and turning visitors into customers, then it’s not performing well. So, what’s preventing your site from succeeding? It can be anything from unclear messaging and week calls-to-action (CTAs) to lack of proper search engine optimisation (SEO). While it’s not always easy […] The post Five warning signs of poor website performance (and how to fix them) appeared first on Better business online: Tips, insight and advice.

How to choose the right WordPress theme for your website

  • Friday 28th August 2020
We’ve all been there. You buy a domain and web hosting. Then browse through hundreds of WordPress themes and try out tens of demos. Finally, you pick a theme that you feel is the perfect fit for your new website. A few weeks pass and, as you add your content and images, you start to […] The post How to choose the right WordPress theme for your website appeared first on Better business online: Tips, insight and advice.

Blogging on Medium vs on your own website: Pros and cons

  • Tuesday 25th August 2020
Whether you’re just getting started online and want to build brand awareness, or you’re an already established business and want to reach more prospects, blogging is an effective way to achieve both goals. But should you blog on your own, relatively unknown or facing stagnating readership domain? Or should you publish content on a popular […] The post Blogging on Medium vs on your own website: Pros and cons appeared first on Better business online: Tips, insight and advice.

What is Cloud Server?

  • Wednesday 16th September 2020
Earlier this month, we announced the launch of Cloud Servers. The public cloud computing global market will most likely exceed $330 billion in 2020, according to Hosting Tribunal. Many growing MSPs and emerging enterprises are seeking the benefits that public cloud poses, while not breaking the bank or losing the support they require. For customers […] The post What is Cloud Server? appeared first on Liquid Web.

5 Data Privacy Tips for Remote Workers

  • Tuesday 15th September 2020
Data privacy for remote workers is essential – it always has been – but now, more than ever, it is dominating the cybersecurity strategies of all businesses with a staggering 4.7 million people in the U.S. now working remotely. But, with increasing levels of cybercrime and remote workers being targeted, it begs the question: How […] The post 5 Data Privacy Tips for Remote Workers appeared first on Liquid Web.

6 Reasons Why Employees Need a VPN While They Work From Home

  • Monday 14th September 2020
Now more than ever, companies are having employees work from home. With technology advances and the growth of businesses worldwide, a remote workforce can help an employer utilize employees, contractors, and even remote partners in ways that were not possible before. There are risks involved with having sensitive company data being accessed over the Internet, […] The post 6 Reasons Why Employees Need a VPN While They Work From Home appeared first on Liquid Web.

Women in Technology: V Collins-Ross

  • Friday 11th September 2020
Liquid Web’s Testing Engineer on the vast possibilities made reality by tech, how they found themself at Liquid Web, and the power of following your interests. VCR loves the multifaceted nature of technology. “It’s infinitely versatile. From infrared scanners that help doctors find veins, to prosthetic limbs that restore the sensation of touch, to viewing […] The post Women in Technology: V Collins-Ross appeared first on Liquid Web.

12 Ways to Enhance Company Culture for Remote Teams

  • Friday 4th September 2020
As many employees continue to do their jobs remotely, it is essential to ensure that everyone feels like a valued member of the team, no matter where they may be. Keeping morale high and building a strong remote work culture has never been more critical. To keep company culture thriving, we must prioritize creating virtual […] The post 12 Ways to Enhance Company Culture for Remote Teams appeared first on Liquid Web.

Domains 101: What is a Website Domain?

  • Wednesday 2nd September 2020
Have you ever wondered what a website domain is and how important it is to your business? What differentiates a website domain from a website URL? What does the IP address of the server have to do with all that? And in the end, how will a website domain help to bring more visitors to […] The post Domains 101: What is a Website Domain? appeared first on Liquid Web.

SSD vs HDD: Which is the Best?

  • Tuesday 1st September 2020
SSD vs HDD: The Differences and Which You Need For Your Server Your business is growing faster than your server can keep up with, and before you know it, your infrastructure is starting to act sluggish, space is running out, and your website or application is slowing down. You have been considering switching to SSD […] The post SSD vs HDD: Which is the Best? appeared first on Liquid Web.

How To Create Your Brand Voice

  • Monday 31st August 2020
Before we explore what brand voice is all about, take a moment to picture your brand or any brand of your choice. But don’t just imagine it as a business: picture it as a living, breathing entity. See your brand as a person. In the same way people need to look decent, have a good […] The post How To Create Your Brand Voice appeared first on Liquid Web.

What are the Different Types of Web Hosting?

  • Wednesday 26th August 2020
With much of our world shifting online in the past few months, reliable web hosting has become a critical business necessity. Whether you are hosting websites, applications, or office infrastructure, it is vital to have the right plan with the right resources. But how do you choose from the different types of web hosting? Web […] The post What are the Different Types of Web Hosting? appeared first on Liquid Web.

What is VMware Private Cloud?

  • Monday 24th August 2020
VMware is a global leader in cloud infrastructure. VMware, founded in 1998, brought revolution to the IT industry with its virtualization and cloud solutions. Today, the company has 75.000 partners across the globe. These partners are coming from various industries such as banking, healthcare, retail, telecommunications, and other various industries. We are proud to be […] The post What is VMware Private Cloud? appeared first on Liquid Web.

VPS Performance Comparison: Liquid Web 2 GB SSD Tops EVERYONE

  • Thursday 20th August 2020
The needs of businesses and corporations are rapidly changing. A global pandemic has changed how we do business, how we live, and how we work. More than ever, we are looking to managed hosting providers and cloud computing to meet the demand for quarantine and work from home orders. But how can you compare one […] The post VPS Performance Comparison: Liquid Web 2 GB SSD Tops EVERYONE appeared first on Liquid Web.

The Importance of App Development in Digital Marketing

  • Thursday 17th September 2020
Digital marketing is a term used by marketing professionals to describe a marketing strategy which involves the use of any electronic device which can be either online or offline. Many strategies have recognized the integration of app developments in marketing strategies. Utilising Digital Marketing Agency can be a big help for building effective and valuable marketing campaigns. This is so because it works on multiple levels like having initial access to customers, simplification of the buying process sharing of resources for mining customer data and many more. Now that we have got an idea of digital marketing let us now discuss the importance of app development in fuelling digital marketing: Growing your Audience base An app makes it very simple to connect to the local business.… The post The Importance of App Development in Digital Marketing appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

5 Potential Business Threats About Which You Should Know

  • Wednesday 16th September 2020
If you’re running a business, you know that it’s seldom easy. Virtually every day, you have to deal with various challenges, and there seem to be more of them than ever this year. The pandemic has thrown many different industries into chaos, and companies big and small are adjusting their strategies to stay afloat. Let’s take a little time to talk about a few of the most prominent business threats that you might encounter this year. We’ll also discuss how you can combat them. Vendor Risks If we’re talking about your business’s computer network, your vendors are the entities you use as: Service providers IT suppliers You can research them before you reach out to them, and that’s certainly something you should always do.… The post 5 Potential Business Threats About Which You Should Know appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

How to Calculate Letter Grade to GPA?

  • Wednesday 16th September 2020
Commonly, in your high school classes, your final grades are granted in alphabetical order such as A-, B +, etc. or percentages like 92% out of 100%, 85%, etc. A GPA is the abbreviated form of grade point average that transforms these alphabets or percentages into numbers and then averages those numbers unitedly. Because it consists of all your grades, and in the case of college admission GPA is the main factor. It is an immeasurable symbol of your knowledge, work ethic, determination, and enthusiasm to promote yourself. How does a GPA perform? Your grade point average gives you a record of how well you are doing in your class.… The post How to Calculate Letter Grade to GPA? appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

9 Resources You Can Leverage to Build Your Personal Brand Right Now

  • Wednesday 16th September 2020
If you’re being honest with yourself, your personal brand could probably use a spit-shine. Reputations don’t maintain themselves; like so much else, they demand constant attention and no small amount of work. It’s fortunate that you don’t have to go about this work entirely on your own. While each and every one of us is ultimately responsible for the state of their personal brand, we all have a sturdy stock of resources at our disposal to make the job easier. Those resources don’t look precisely the same for everyone. Those of us farther along in our careers have deeper personal networks and the advantage of a large body of work to point to.… The post 9 Resources You Can Leverage to Build Your Personal Brand Right Now appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

Dry Van Shipping vs. Refrigerated Shipping

  • Wednesday 16th September 2020
The debate between dry van shipping vs refrigerated shipping is highly situational. You can’t say that one is definitely better than the other because it depends on what you’re hauling. This will talk about both and then show which one is better in certain situations. What is a Dry Van Trailer? A dry van is exactly what it sounds like. This is a trailer that is dry inside and intended on shipping dry goods and items. This is a broad term that describes most semi-trailers that are enclosed and protect the good from the elements. Since this is one of the most common types of trailers and you’ll likely be using it frequently, consider choosing new dry van trailers for your hauling needs.… The post Dry Van Shipping vs. Refrigerated Shipping appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

Use These 6 Websites to Showcase Your Professional Achievements

  • Tuesday 15th September 2020
Are you getting the notice you deserve for your professional achievements? These days, that’s no sure thing, no matter how well respected you are among the people whose opinions actually matter. Finding new clients, climbing the rungs of that career ladder — it’s not too easy. You’re not entirely on your own, though. These six websites, user-friendly and all, can help you showcase your professional achievements and take the next step in your career. 1. LinkedIn Of all the websites on this list, you’re probably most familiar with LinkedIn. Most professionals use LinkedIn, both because it’s a great tool for self-promotion and because, well, everyone else uses it too.… The post Use These 6 Websites to Showcase Your Professional Achievements appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

Ways to Motivate Employees

  • Sunday 13th September 2020
Motivating employees can sometimes be a difficult task. There are many reasons why staff may be feeling demotivated in their current employment. This may be due to staff turnover, a change in the methods of working, a change in management systems, or even due to pay cuts from a lack of funds. Instead of simply shrugging this off and repeatedly looking for new staff, it can be more beneficial to motivate your employees and retain their loyalty. You might do this in a number of ways, such as using benefits, a reward system, or implementing an EMI scheme for businesses.… The post Ways to Motivate Employees appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

Examining Your Culture: Do You Live in a Glass House?

  • Friday 11th September 2020
Those who live in glass houses shouldn’t throw stones. This, of course, is an old proverb, but it applies to businesses who may be criticizing other companies’ cultures right now. Simply put, you shouldn’t condemn others who might have similar flaws to your own. After all, company cultures are tricky. They are living, breathing things — the byproduct of careful gardening and tedious attention to detail. Pointing out the shortcomings of another company is more than a bad look; it’s often hypocritical. Before you start pontificating about your superior company culture, you may want to look in a mirror. A recent survey of 1,000 professionals by TopResume found that 68% of workers have thought about leaving their companies because of the poor treatment they’ve received during the coronavirus pandemic.… The post Examining Your Culture: Do You Live in a Glass House? appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

Why You Shouldn’t Miss the Chance to Study Internationally

  • Friday 11th September 2020
Some say the best way to learn is through seeking knowledge, while others say it’s experience. One thing is for sure, and that is that the way you choose to learn, the way you gain more knowledge and experience, will determine the person you become and the infinite possibilities that exist in various parts of the world. Studying abroad comes with life-altering benefits that have the power to change the course of a life. Here are some reasons how studying internationally can improve the quality and outcome of your life. Academic Prestige When you open yourself up to the possibilities of traveling to another land to study, you open up a gateway for higher academia.… The post Why You Shouldn’t Miss the Chance to Study Internationally appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

The Most Important Hard Skill Business Owners Should Learn in 2020? SEO!

  • Thursday 10th September 2020
Search Engine Optimization (SEO) is one of those terms that intimidates, confuses, and frustrates so many today. The acronym itself is strapped with misinformation and misunderstanding that convinces business owners and marketers it’s some kind of taboo, hard-to-understand digital marketing service better left to the professionals. The reality is that SEO is not complex, hard-to-understand, or impossible to tackle at all. However, as more companies refuse to explore the simple education behind SEO, they are harming their company’s online search engine rankings tenfold. In fact, 91% of pages never get any organic traffic from Google – due to the fact that they don’t have any backlinks!… The post The Most Important Hard Skill Business Owners Should Learn in 2020? SEO! appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

The seven most inspiring TED Talks for female entrepreneurs

  • Thursday 24th September 2020
While there are more women than ever starting and leading businesses, female entrepreneurs still face some unique challenges. Fortunately, there are lots of supportive, inspirational women around the world who share strong, empowering wisdom to help aspiring female entrepreneurs push through and succeed. So, no matter what challenges and obstacles you’re dealing with while trying to start or grow your […] The post The seven most inspiring TED Talks for female entrepreneurs appeared first on Better business online: Tips, insight and advice.

Top organisations and resources for female entrepreneurs in the UK

  • Wednesday 23rd September 2020
Editor’s note: Looking to launch a new online business but don’t know where to start when it comes to getting a website?  123 Reg will be explaining how to create a business website at this year’s Women In Business Expo. The event takes place virtually on the 14th and 15th of October 2020. Head here […] The post Top organisations and resources for female entrepreneurs in the UK appeared first on Better business online: Tips, insight and advice.

What is Cloudflare and How Does It Work?

  • Monday 28th September 2020
Three things are crucial when you’re hosting a business online: Having a fast site Staying safe from attackers Scaling up along with your traffic Cloudflare can help with all three. But what exactly is Cloudflare and how can a CDN help speed, security, and scalability? What is CloudFlare? At the core, Cloudflare is a Content […] The post What is Cloudflare and How Does It Work? appeared first on Liquid Web.

2020 Q3 Affiliate Partner Contest Winners

  • Friday 25th September 2020
In Q3, to help our affiliates fill their calendar with content, we pitted our affiliate partners against each other in a friendly contest to see who could create the most engaging, enlightening, invoking, and amazing article about why to choose Liquid Web for VPS Hosting. The Prize: Winners were awarded with some cash bonuses—but more […] The post 2020 Q3 Affiliate Partner Contest Winners appeared first on Liquid Web.

A Complete Guide to Server Migration

  • Wednesday 23rd September 2020
Getting ready for another server migration and unsure of what steps you need to take? If your website or application is changing or growing over the months and years, then it is nearly inevitable that at some point you’ll need to change servers. When the time comes, be prepared with the following guide on preparing […] The post A Complete Guide to Server Migration appeared first on Liquid Web.

How to Protect Your Business From Ransomware

  • Monday 21st September 2020
Is your business protected from the next ransomware attack? There is danger in ransomware attacks, as well as in ransomware variants that keep emerging to target servers, websites, and specific organizations such as local municipalities. Ransomware maintains its position as one of the most profitable business models in cybercrime. Recent figures show that ransomware has […] The post How to Protect Your Business From Ransomware appeared first on Liquid Web.

Meet a Helpful Human – David Richards

  • Friday 18th September 2020
We’re the employees you would hire if you could. Responsive, helpful, and dedicated in ways automation simply can’t be. We’re your team. Each month we recognize one of our Most Helpful Humans in Hosting. Meet David Richards David Richard’s path to Liquid Web differs from most. He started his career as an English teacher at […] The post Meet a Helpful Human – David Richards appeared first on Liquid Web.

Ethics and Success in Business

  • Monday 28th September 2020
The top objective of any business has always been to make profits. Till recently things like ethics and CSR were largely considered unnecessary overheads. However ethics have become much more relevant in recent decades. The objective of doing business is unchanged. What’s new is the mindset that ethics leads to profits, and their absence leads to loss. Here is a look at some examples that illustrate the value and importance of ethics for entrepreneurs, and also their application. Public image Dr. Jill Young of South University’s College of Business says that the most important aspect of ethics is integrity. If integrity is well demonstrated, other components of ethics flow naturally.… The post Ethics and Success in Business appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

Top 5 Challenges Healthcare Providers Face Today

  • Monday 28th September 2020
Over the years, people’s attitudes towards healthcare have evolved. Thanks to technology and changing consumer needs, there are so many new opportunities for hospitals and practices to optimize their processes and explore new ways of improving care. That said, here are some major challenges facing the healthcare industry today: 1. Invoicing and payment processing Payment processing is a tedious but essential step in ensuring a practice runs as smoothly as possible. Inconsistencies in your payment procedures will not just cause inconvenience to patients, but also slow down your cash flow Providing patient-friendly billing statements and payment protocols is critical to increasing the speed of your collections.… The post Top 5 Challenges Healthcare Providers Face Today appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

What’s the Best Way to Preserve Wealth? Gold or Bitcoin?

  • Thursday 24th September 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic has affected the world in many ways. Many people are forced to stay at home, imposing self-quarantine and social distancing rules to contain the spread of the virus—but that’s only one of the effects of the virus. The crushing effects of the pandemic on the economy It’s no secret that the American economy is dealing with devastating repercussions from the spread of the virus. Industries are suffering heavily—entertainment, retail, travel, education, and hospitality, to name a few. Alongside the social distancing laws being implemented, what does an average American have to do to protect himself/herself financially? As a result of the recent market crashes and downturn of the economy, some Americans are feeling insecure about the value of the U.S.… The post What’s the Best Way to Preserve Wealth? Gold or Bitcoin? appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

8 Ways to Improve Your Amazon Product Descriptions

  • Thursday 24th September 2020
Standing out on Amazon is becoming increasingly difficult. Today, there are more than 500 million products for sale on the site, which means the competition is fierce. Getting products in front of as many people as possible is crucial for sellers that want to stand the test of time. But getting visitors to your product pages is only the first hurdle. After that, you have to convince shoppers that your product is the product for them and provide everything they need to click “add to cart”. This means optimizing your product descriptions so that they are clear and concise, giving shoppers all the information they need, and gently nudging them to transition from browser to customer.… The post 8 Ways to Improve Your Amazon Product Descriptions appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

A Definitive Guide to the Best Sales Tax Software for Small Businesses

  • Tuesday 22nd September 2020
Only five US states don’t have sales tax. If you operate in any of the other 45, then you’ll need to spend some time collecting and accounting sales tax. photo credit: Andrea Piacquadio / Pexels Today’s technology can make dealing with sales tax a lot easier for small business owners like you. The right software can make a world of difference. Ready to get started? Use the guide below to discover the right sales tax software for your small business. The Contenders There are plenty of sales tax software choices out there. Some of them are geared at big businesses, while others are more focused on small business.… The post A Definitive Guide to the Best Sales Tax Software for Small Businesses appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

How to Create Effective Training Materials: A Quick Guide

  • Tuesday 22nd September 2020
Learning and development are essential to any business, big and small, and developing and utilizing proper training materials is extremely important. photo credit: Christina Morillo / Pexels Plus, employees are more likely to be happy and stick with your company if they feel there is an investment in them as workers. In fact, 94% of employees say they’d stay with a company longer if there was an investment in learning. Are you interested in finding out how to create the best learning and training materials you can? Maybe you feel your business is lagging behind by not pushing employees to excel?… The post How to Create Effective Training Materials: A Quick Guide appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

Why Contingency Planning is Essential for Small Business Owners

  • Tuesday 22nd September 2020
As 2020 should have demonstrated, the future is an uncertain thing. If you’re running a small business, then you might have made plans for the world as it is today and made reasonable guesses as to what’s likely to happen. But, as we’ve seen, unforeseen circumstances can at any moment descend, and if you aren’t adequately prepared for them, your business could suffer. What is a Contingency? Let’s begin with a definition. A contingency, put simply, is something that could happen. A contingency does not need to be as epic as a global pandemic or a significant financial crisis. It might be something smaller, which hits closer to home.… The post Why Contingency Planning is Essential for Small Business Owners appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

Laws and Etiquette to Keep in Mind on a Business Trip to Singapore

  • Tuesday 22nd September 2020
Singapore is somewhere that is fast on the rise in the business world and a place quite unlike anywhere else in the world. On a surface level, you will notice the stunning skyscrapers, designer shops and futuristic environment, but Singapore is also somewhere that is deeply traditional with many different cultures and histories influencing the way of life here. photo credit: Skyler W / Unsplash There are many laws and cultural expectations here that you will not find elsewhere so it is important to brush up on these before a business trip. Laws Singapore is different when it comes to law as it is very liberal and progressive in some ways but also has some very strict laws, strong surveillance throughout and serious punishments.… The post Laws and Etiquette to Keep in Mind on a Business Trip to Singapore appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

Car Care Basics: How To Take Care Of A Used Car?

  • Tuesday 22nd September 2020
Buying a used car for your business always brings along unsolicited problems and the worry of unexpected breakdowns taking the maintenance costs high up to $800 a month. But, it largely depends on how the used car is being treated. If maintained properly, a used car goes a long way. Regular maintenance prevents mechanical glitches, common car issues, and retains the overall health of your car. You can keep your used car in its best shape by taking the below-mentioned tips into account. Read on to get grips with car care basics for used cars. Basic Tip #1: Keep It Clean And Shiny Let’s begin with the basics.… The post Car Care Basics: How To Take Care Of A Used Car? appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

How to spot a phishing email

  • Wednesday 7th October 2020
Do you really need to urgently change your online banking password, or is that email from a hacker who’s trying to get hold of your login details? It’s not always easy to spot a phishing email but in this guide we’ll outline the tell-tale signs which suggest an email isn’t what it claims to be. […] The post How to spot a phishing email appeared first on Better business online: Tips, insight and advice.

8 things you could learn at the Women in Business Expo

  • Wednesday 30th September 2020
This year’s Women in Business Expo takes place virtually on the 14th and 15th of October and 123 Reg will be there. You can book your ticket here but, before you do, here’s a run through of just some of the things you could learn over the course of the event. How to build a […] The post 8 things you could learn at the Women in Business Expo appeared first on Better business online: Tips, insight and advice.

What is a Storage Area Network (SAN)?

  • Friday 9th October 2020
According to Forbes, 35 zettabytes (35 trillion gigabytes) of data are predicted to be created in 2020. So, where is all that data going to be stored? How will you store large amounts of data that is also easily accessible? If you’re a business owner, you must’ve thought about the data your business will generate […] The post What is a Storage Area Network (SAN)? appeared first on Liquid Web.

What is Monthly Recurring Revenue (MRR)?

  • Wednesday 7th October 2020
The health of a subscription, SaaS, PaaS, or IaaS business is measuring by having consistent revenue. To do that, businesses rely on monthly recurring revenue (MRR). We are going to discuss what MRR is, how it works, and how it is calculated in a subscription company. There is more to growing an MRR company than […] The post What is Monthly Recurring Revenue (MRR)? appeared first on Liquid Web.

Why You Need to Choose the Right Cloud Managed Service Provider

  • Monday 5th October 2020
The cloud has transformed technology for businesses and consumers alike. Most of your favorite apps and websites are running in the cloud. Data crucial to business and industry is stored in the cloud. And systems and integrations that keep the trains running on time, both literally and figuratively, call the cloud “home.” In short, the […] The post Why You Need to Choose the Right Cloud Managed Service Provider appeared first on Liquid Web.

Women in Technology: Kristen Wright

  • Friday 2nd October 2020
A member of the iThemes Marketing Team on bringing a creative spirit to the world of tech. An ethos of creativity and curiosity marks Kristen Wright’s life. Wright is the author of two memoirs, A Tiny Existence and Tell the Trail. “Besides giving birth in February of this year to my son, my books are […] The post Women in Technology: Kristen Wright appeared first on Liquid Web.

How Can MSPs Stay Relevant in the Age of Cloud?

  • Wednesday 30th September 2020
Managed service providers have long lived in a world where change is the only constant. From hardware to software, and applications to data, the ground is constantly shifting for those that provide technical solutions and support for businesses worldwide. At any given time, you must evaluate new offerings, update and support current solutions, and strategize […] The post How Can MSPs Stay Relevant in the Age of Cloud? appeared first on Liquid Web.

Why Wire Mesh Cable Trays Are Gaining Popularity?

  • Sunday 11th October 2020
As structural systems, cable trays secure, fasten and manage the massive bundles of electrical cables traversing buildings and other establishments. Wire mesh trays are two-sided and lightweight wire baskets you can hang via wall, center, and trapeze-style supports for maneuvering around obstacles and protecting against electrostatic interferences. The system offers several potential benefits that includes: Less Time And Effort To Install A wide array of wire brackets, supports, and mounts make the cable tray installation fast and effortless. The trays are lightweight and can be installed by a single person. For contractors strapped for time, this is a big savior.… The post Why Wire Mesh Cable Trays Are Gaining Popularity? appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

The Importance of Risk Culture: A Guide for Businesses

  • Friday 9th October 2020
Company leaders must embrace a safety-first culture to ensure the welfare of employees. When it comes to workplace safety, it’s often easy to see what went wrong after the fact. It’s also easy to see warning signs of trouble and ignore them. Additionally, it’s easy to spot safety problems after someone gets hurt. However, you can make your workplace safer by nurturing a risk culture that thinks of safety first. Safety-first risk management culture encourages open and upward communication. This kind of culture promotes the sharing of knowledge and best practices. It’s also committed to ongoing improvement. Furthermore, a safety-oriented risk management culture is committed to ethical and responsible practices.… The post The Importance of Risk Culture: A Guide for Businesses appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

5 Simple (But Effective) Digital Marketing Tips to Generate More Profit

  • Friday 9th October 2020
The best way to watch your business plummet is to not have a good marketing strategy. Great marketing makes a great bottom line. It’s time to ramp up your digital marketing game. Using technology to market your business in this age is the most powerful form of promotion. The digital platform gives you the opportunity to reach customers. Customers you never could reach using traditional measures. Not to mention, it’s more cost-effective. Small businesses operate off of limited budgets, so they need a break wherever they can get one. Most social media platforms have free sign up with marketing ad ops that cost as low as $5.… The post 5 Simple (But Effective) Digital Marketing Tips to Generate More Profit appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

Budget Preparations Needed to Start a Business Today

  • Thursday 8th October 2020
In order to make money, businesses need to first know how to spend it. For first-time entrepreneurs who are planning to start a business venture, it’s crucial to create a business budget to ensure long-term success. Photo by Karolina Grabowska from Pexels A common mistake small businesses make is starting without a financial plan in mind. Going with the flow isn’t such a smart move. Preparing a budget, in fact, helps a business avoid debt, be more profitable, and be more prepared for the future. Breaking Down the Key Budget Components Here is a breakdown of what makes up a business’s budget, which includes revenues, costs, and cash flow.… The post Budget Preparations Needed to Start a Business Today appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

5 Things to Learn Before Investing in Cryptocurrencies

  • Thursday 8th October 2020
Interest in the digital coins has been on the rise since 2017. There was an impressive Bitcoin rally that rose by a margin of 300% from February 2019 to June 26, 2019. The increase from $3,130 to $13,800 can be attributed to the interest growth on the part of consumers. Several studies have proved that younger investors and millennials are increasingly becoming skeptical of the traditional financial institutions and banks due to the 2008 financial crisis. Around 40% of this demographic says that they look forward to investing in cryptocurrency soon. However, in as much as you would be excited about investing in crypto, there are few crucial things that you must know firsthand.… The post 5 Things to Learn Before Investing in Cryptocurrencies appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

Essential Facts about CompTIA Security+ Certification

  • Thursday 8th October 2020
What Are CompTIA Security+ and SY0-501 Domains? The CompTIA Security+ certification and its related exam SY0-501 by code test the skill levels of a candidate desiring to launch a career as a highly-skilled IT solution-provider and cybersecurity specialist. Author: Serenity J. But to become one you need to acquire the relevant skills for this badge. In particular, SY0-501 evaluates students’ skill levels in the following domains: Vulnerabilities, threats, and attacks; Access and identity management; Cryptography and Public Key Infrastructure; Risk management strategies; Technologies and tools. How Does Security+ Exam Test Students’ Skill Levels? For you to know, SY0-501 assessment is made up of 90 Author: Aurora R questions covering various assessment formats, which include: Multiple-choice questions consisting of single and multiple-response choices; Drag-and-drop tasks; Performance-based items, which use a simulated environment to test problem- Author: Bryson R Test SY0-501 commences at a fixed time and students will have 90 minutes to answer all 90 questions.… The post Essential Facts about CompTIA Security+ Certification appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

Involved in an Accident? Here’s Why You Need a Lawyer

  • Wednesday 7th October 2020
Far too often, when a person is injured in some kind of accident, they are too distracted with their daily responsibilities to think about court proceedings or lawyers. They’re too busy with work or taking care of children that they don’t stop to think about the repercussions of the accident that will more than likely cause reciprocal damage to the quality of their life. The long term impact of an accident can cause more harm than you might expect, and here’s why you need a lawyer. Providing Evidence and Proving Liability Whether it was a car crash or a fall that took place at work, someone will be held liable if you go to court.… The post Involved in an Accident? Here’s Why You Need a Lawyer appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

Why Should You Partner Up With A Retail Advertising Agency?

  • Tuesday 6th October 2020
Retail is considered one of the most profitable yet high-risk options if you have ever been in business before. For one, it includes most of the daily necessities most families would want, like groceries and clothes. However, it will also need to be carefully marketed since there are so many kinds of retail products available to everybody, as you can read on this page. You cannot merely put out a simple ad on television as we are not living in the previous decade anymore. Everything is going online these days, even with marketing. Most people want easy access to what they need without going out anymore.… The post Why Should You Partner Up With A Retail Advertising Agency? appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

I Don’t Have an Address for My Business, What Can I Do?

  • Tuesday 6th October 2020
It’s a problem for contractors, small business owners, remote workers and self-employed individuals alike. You attempt to register for a service or listing space and find you’re being asked for your business address, but you don’t have one. Worse still, your customers may be asking for a contact address. How unprofessional does it look if you’re unable to provide a business address? In all likelihood, you’ll have an address you live at and work from, and you may be tempted to use this address. But in many cases, this isn’t appropriate. You may not own the property, your residence may be temporary or you might not want your personal address tied to your business.… The post I Don’t Have an Address for My Business, What Can I Do? appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

What Makes a Quality Link for SEO?

  • Monday 5th October 2020
In search engine optimization (SEO), companies and websites attempt to attract more search engine traffic by increasing their pages’ ability to rank within search engine results pages (SERPs). To accomplish this, webmasters must invest in high-quality onsite content, technical onsite optimization, and offsite optimization—which includes building links pointing back to their website. Google’s ranking algorithm ranks high-authority content higher than low-authority content. You can increase the authority of your content by building links to it; the more links you have, and the more valuable those links are, the higher your authority will climb. There’s a catch, of course. Google wants to avoid exploitation, so its algorithm has gotten sophisticated enough to discern the difference between “good” links and “bad” links.… The post What Makes a Quality Link for SEO? appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

How to build your online authority and attract new customers

  • Tuesday 13th October 2020
Contrary to popular belief, marketing isn’t about constantly promoting your business, products and services, and asking people to consider buying what you’re selling. Instead, marketing involves influencing people’s buying decisions by educating, informing, and building a relationship with them over time. In simple words, it’s about building trust. People buy from people they trust. And […] The post How to build your online authority and attract new customers appeared first on Better business online: Tips, insight and advice.

Five reasons you need a Google My Business page (and how to get one)

  • Friday 9th October 2020
Want your business to show up at the top of the search results when people are looking for your brand, products or services online? Although there are lots of search engine optimisation (SEO) tactics to help with that, there’s nothing more effective or affordable like setting up a Google My Business account. Google My Business […] The post Five reasons you need a Google My Business page (and how to get one) appeared first on Better business online: Tips, insight and advice.

Meet a Helpful Human – Tony Coleman

  • Friday 16th October 2020
We’re the employees you would hire if you could. Responsive, helpful, and dedicated in ways automation simply can’t be. We’re your team. Each month we recognize one of our Most Helpful Humans in Hosting. Meet Tony Coleman Tony is a sales veteran with over nine years of experience in helping people find the right solutions […] The post Meet a Helpful Human – Tony Coleman appeared first on Liquid Web.

What is the Difference Between a VPS and VPN?

  • Thursday 15th October 2020
Although the acronym VPS seems similar to VPN, do not confuse the two, as these are different IT services. In this post, we will help you distinguish a VPS vs VPN. What is a VPS? So, what is a VPS server? Using software, a physical server can be partitioned into smaller virtual private servers (VPS) […] The post What is the Difference Between a VPS and VPN? appeared first on Liquid Web.

Why Use Public Cloud Hosting?

  • Tuesday 13th October 2020
When you’re looking for the perfect hosting solution for your business, you’ll certainly encounter multiple mentions of public cloud hosting — after all, it’s the most widespread way of keeping your data in the cloud. But what exactly is public cloud hosting and how does it work? It’s important to separate public cloud hosting and […] The post Why Use Public Cloud Hosting? appeared first on Liquid Web.

Have The Courage To Go Against The Crowd

  • Sunday 18th October 2020
Many people believe that trading is simple and they try to follow the advice is given on the online platform. Although it is the largest financial center in the world, making a profit is not as simple as it seems. A lot of dedication, effort, and practice is required to make a successful career in currency trading. The virtual industry implies that people from all over the world can access the designated platform but it also requires some level of knowledge before one can make crucial decisions regarding investment. Community plays a big part in Forex because beginners are fond of following such open groups.… The post Have The Courage To Go Against The Crowd appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

The Corona Pandemic and the Heated Election: Which Industries Will Stay Afloat?

  • Saturday 17th October 2020
The economy was never going to be the same again with the outbreak of the coronavirus. We can all agree that the pandemic has had severe effects on the international economy. It has negatively affected the stock market and service industries like the travel and hospitality sectors. With all the travel restrictions and lockdowns in most countries, it was ever going to be business as usual. Even some of the most reputable firms have had to lay off workers to cut down costs. Several professional soccer teams had to convince their players to take a pay cut. Unpredictable Future If the coronavirus wasn’t enough, the 2020 elections came up to remind us that we aren’t yet done with the year 2020.… The post The Corona Pandemic and the Heated Election: Which Industries Will Stay Afloat? appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

Can You Become a Successful Trader?

  • Friday 16th October 2020
Successful Forex traders work harder from the beginning of their careers. They work smartly and analyze the market a lot. Newbie investors often take greater risks in order to earn more profits, which is not so common among the successful Forex traders. Professional investors don’t enter a trade until they analyze the trade properly. They study, learn the lessons, practice, follow the strategies, and finally execute them to ensure profits. Can you be a successful Forex trader? The greatest difference between an unsuccessful and successful trader is the sense of humor, consciousness, and awareness. To be a successful trader in Hong Kong, you should be dedicated to learning and building up awareness in yourself.… The post Can You Become a Successful Trader? appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

Want to Improve Your Business’ Customer Service? Here’s How

  • Thursday 15th October 2020
Improving your customer service has numerous benefits that will benefit your business. Customer loyalty and retention levels will increase over time and this causes a ripple effect that attracts more customers to your brand. A customer-driven business can succeed in the business world because happy customers improve a brand’s reputation. Increased sales and skyrocketing profits come when customers are happy and satisfied. Read on to learn more about the steps needed to improve your communication and support skills when dealing with customers. Seeking Customer Feedback Improving your customer service can be done by seeking customer feedback. Every business dreams of providing the best products and services, so understanding the importance of customer feedback is vital.… The post Want to Improve Your Business’ Customer Service? Here’s How appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

4 Things Your Business Needs to Perform Remotely

  • Thursday 15th October 2020
Working remotely has never been a universal process for so many people until now. Therefore, as people adjust to the ‘new normal’ longer term – after the initial transition almost overnight – businesses are asking themselves just what exactly they need to ensure steady progress and growth. SaaS Software The very first thing on the agenda for businesses is Saas HR software. Removing the need for users to install anything themselves, cloud-based HR software means that there is no physical housing of data so that you can just set it up quickly and effectively. However, it also means that the system is fully accessible 24/7, no matter where you are.… The post 4 Things Your Business Needs to Perform Remotely appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

Top Video Production Companies in Asia

  • Tuesday 13th October 2020
It’s an understatement to say that video is “increasing in demand” in Asia. It’s gone way past being in demand. Today Asia Pacific viewers alone account for over half the total number of digital video viewers GLOBALLY. If you’re a retailer, a brand, or a business looking to tap into the Asian market with videos, this is the perfect time to capture the market. You will need the help of video production agencies in Asia to create stories and visuals that best resonates with the Asian consumer. So without further ado here’s a list of the top seven video production agencies in Asia that you can reach out to and get help in creating videos that can deliver the best ROI.… The post Top Video Production Companies in Asia appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

5 Ways to Boost Customer Experience Without Spending More Money

  • Tuesday 13th October 2020
The customer experience is often considered an intangible, qualitative metric for business owners. However, it has real, quantitative effects on your company. A good customer experience is reflected in your retention rates, your referrals, and increased spending. In fact, 2019 data from Gartner found that “CX drives over two-thirds of customer loyalty, outperforming brand and price combined.” While improving the customer experience can grow your revenue, you might not have a large budget to invest in it. Instead of spending more, check out these five unique (and no-cost) ways to improve your customer experience. 1. Build Your Brand Around Their Pain Points Too often, companies develop marketing materials based on the company and its capabilities.… The post 5 Ways to Boost Customer Experience Without Spending More Money appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

3 Key Considerations to Find the Right Private Equity Firm

  • Monday 12th October 2020
Private equity firms are playing an increasingly important role in helping businesses to navigate and thrive in today’s rapidly evolving markets. Business owners evaluating a new deal or opportunity to work with an investor firm may find themselves having to choose between a fundless or a funded sponsor model. photo credit: Edmond Dantès / Pexels Both models have their pros and cons, so it’s important for business owners to closely evaluate their options before they sign a letter of intent. Here are a few considerations to help business owners learn more about the different advantages that potential sponsors have to offer and discover which private equity firm is ultimately right for them.… The post 3 Key Considerations to Find the Right Private Equity Firm appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

Property Insurance Claims Attorney: Why Hire One?

  • Monday 12th October 2020
The days of quick and fair reimbursement of insurance claims are long gone. As far as property insurance goes, you pay a huge amount of money to protect your property and expect to be reasonably reimbursed in full in the event of a claim. You may end up disappointed when you find out that the insurance companies only want to minimize their losses and pay you the lowest amount they can. For this reason, you need to hire an specialized attorney locally – such as  property insurance claims attorney Hollywood, FL if you’re residing in the area – to represent you.… The post Property Insurance Claims Attorney: Why Hire One? appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

How Much Personal Loan Can You Get on 30,000 Salary?

  • Sunday 11th October 2020
With the ease of borrowing offered by instant personal loans, people from a variety of financial backgrounds can now fund their short term and long term goals with ease. Having said that, the loan amounts offered can vary on the applicant’s monthly income. If you are an individual with a monthly salary of about Rs 30,000, here is what you need to know about what determines your personal loan and how much personal loan you can receive. What Affects Your Personal Loan Amount? Before delving into how much personal loan can be sanctioned for a salary of 30,000, let us take a closer look at what determines your loan amounts in the first place.… The post How Much Personal Loan Can You Get on 30,000 Salary? appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

Women in Technology: Christie Chirinos

  • Friday 23rd October 2020
Nexcess’ Product Manager for Managed WooCommerce on maintaining hope, diversifying tech, and owning what you bring to the table. Christie Chirinos spent the early 2000s as a teenage girl obsessed with rock music and the Internet. From The Beatles and Led Zeppelin, to 90s grunge bands like Soundgarden and Britpop revival bands like Oasis, Chirinos […] The post Women in Technology: Christie Chirinos appeared first on Liquid Web.

What is a Public Cloud?

  • Wednesday 21st October 2020
History Once upon a time before public cloud, each Internet service was hosted on the servers of its provider. For example, a University would have a room full of servers dedicated to providing computing power and data storage to its lecturers and students. Over time, some of this hosting model was outsourced to third-party companies […] The post What is a Public Cloud? appeared first on Liquid Web.

Affiliate Marketing Strategies That Work

  • Tuesday 20th October 2020
This past decade affiliate marketing has grown in popularity as a way to earn passive income. As a result, most companies have come to offer an affiliate program for their products. The reason for this trend is that affiliate marketing creates a win-win situation for all involved in the business exchange. This article will include […] The post Affiliate Marketing Strategies That Work appeared first on Liquid Web.

Which is Better For My Business, Dedicated Server Hosting or Cloud Hosting?

  • Monday 19th October 2020
Choosing between a cloud server vs dedicated server hosting solution is an important decision for your company. In the past, it was common for businesses to start off on a shared Linux server when first learning about web hosting and then upgrade to a dedicated server to support increased web traffic as the website scaled […] The post Which is Better For My Business, Dedicated Server Hosting or Cloud Hosting? appeared first on Liquid Web.

How has the Military impacted Logistics?

  • Friday 23rd October 2020
Throughout the past decades, the military helped revolutionize the world of logistics in a myriad of ways. Since military equipment and supplies must be transported from one place to another, it’s hugely important to create a comprehensive, fast and dependable logistics system that would work and deliver the value and results to support defense efforts nationally and internationally. photo credit: The U.S. Army / Flickr Key transport, warehouse management systems and logistics software have been a core component to the success of the modern day military. RAND defines military logistics as, “Logistics—the transfer of personnel and materiel from one location to another, as well as the maintenance of that materiel—is essential for a military to be able to support an ongoing deployment or respond effectively to emergent threats.… The post How has the Military impacted Logistics? appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

How to Grow Your Small Business

  • Thursday 22nd October 2020
Growing your small business is something you will do over the course of time, and you should not rush to do so too quickly. This holds true for any types of business. For instance, if you run an investing firm, trying to grow too soon you could make some risky decisions that make you susceptible to online stock trading scams. While every small business wants to grow and to grow quickly, there is a right way and a wrong way to expand your company. Growing too fast exposes you to Risk If you try to get extra money quickly in order to expand you might make risky investments, which could expose you to online trading scams that end up taking all of your money.… The post How to Grow Your Small Business appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

Easy Ways to Establish Your Main Consumer Population of Interest

  • Thursday 22nd October 2020
Marketing breakdown in essence is how you can market to your target audience while still being able to create the right marketing campaigns for each smaller subgroup within your target market. This gives you the ability to hone in on each of your segmented groups while creating a marketing campaign that will focus on reaching that particular segment. How to Categorize This can be categorized by subgrouping your target market by ages, gender, income, etc. However, your first step to marketing segmentation is identifying your key market. Your target market can be defined by identifying those that you want to reach and basing your marketing efforts on reaching that market.… The post Easy Ways to Establish Your Main Consumer Population of Interest appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

The Difference Between a Finance Degree and an Accounting Degree

  • Thursday 22nd October 2020
Are you trying to choose an undergraduate major or thinking about going back to school for a career change? If you have an analytic mind and enjoy working with numbers, you might want to consider a finance or accounting degree. Finance and accounting are both math-focused careers that are integral to the success of all types of institutions. Finance and accounting degrees both afford great job security and job satisfaction. In fact, both professional areas are expected to see job growth of at least five percent over the next decade, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor and Statistics. Those who work in finance and accounting can pursue diverse specialties in their fields, so there is plenty of opportunity for continued personal growth.… The post The Difference Between a Finance Degree and an Accounting Degree appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

Tips On Selecting The Right Freight Forwarder

  • Thursday 22nd October 2020
International freight forwarding and transportation can prove to be intimidating without the right professional agent taking care of all the shipping logistics down to the last detail. A wide range of businesses take advantage of freight forwarding services resulting in their ultimate success. The world is ever-evolving. It’s rapidly becoming reliant on promptness, cost-efficiency, supply chain optimization, and consistency of service not only for those responsible for shipments but the importers/exporters and anyone involved in the supply chain. It makes it imperative to select a freight forwarder versed in international and domestic logistics. See this https://incodocs.com/blog/guide-choosing-the-right-freight-forwarder/ for guidance on making your decision.… The post Tips On Selecting The Right Freight Forwarder appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

Things Entrepreneurs Should Know When Starting Your Small Business

  • Wednesday 21st October 2020
Starting and running a business is often overwhelming, especially for first-time entrepreneurs and employed individuals looking to escape the 8 am-5 pm employment. Most people venture into businesses in a bid to enjoy the freedom and flexibility of not working every day in confined offices, not reporting and adhering to strict rules, and the potential of making endless profits. photo credit: Christina @wocintechchat.com / Unsplash Unfortunately, despite the relief brought by starting your own business, the entrepreneurial journey is stressful and challenging. That said, take note of the following factors before starting your small business. Identify the Nature of the Business Identifying the nature of your business is the first step to a successful business idea.… The post Things Entrepreneurs Should Know When Starting Your Small Business appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

5 SEO and Analytics Tips Every Business Owner Should Know

  • Tuesday 20th October 2020
You’ve spent considerable time putting together niche expertise. This most likely involved supply chain management, competitor research, and market analysis. You’ve even worked on your SEO skills. Meta tags and website organization have quickly become second nature. However, there are five SEO and analytics tips you may not yet be implementing – and you need to. 1. Set up and Use “Google My Business” As one of the many Google support tools, Google My Business is completely free. You only go through the easy steps of setting up a free business profile to connect to Google Maps, Search, and a variety of other applicable Google properties.… The post 5 SEO and Analytics Tips Every Business Owner Should Know appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

How To Develop a Security Awareness Training Program

  • Friday 30th October 2020
The modern cyber landscape is fraught with security risks. It seems like there is a new report of a major company that has suffered a malware infection, a ransomware infestation, or an account breach via phishing almost daily. You need to secure your systems to prevent security risks, but that isn’t enough anymore. The human […] The post How To Develop a Security Awareness Training Program appeared first on Liquid Web.

How to Make Your Web Server Secure

  • Thursday 29th October 2020
How can you secure the server that hosts your business’s data? That’s one of the top questions companies big and small have struggled to answer since cybersecurity became a hot topic. In today’s security environment, anybody is a potential target for an attack and, unfortunately for most, the next malware infection is right around the […] The post How to Make Your Web Server Secure appeared first on Liquid Web.

Choosing Between Dedicated IP and Shared IP

  • Wednesday 28th October 2020
In my last post, I started with a conversation about the general business impact of IP addresses, their purpose within Internet business, and introduced dedicated IP vs shared IP addressing. In this article, we’ll continue these concepts while remaining focused on the business side of the operation. The conversation will center around the three core […] The post Choosing Between Dedicated IP and Shared IP appeared first on Liquid Web.

8 Best Practices for Password Security

  • Monday 26th October 2020
If you’re in any way vigilant about online security, you undoubtedly have a different, complicated password for every protected online resource that you use. Also, because you’re vigilant, you might sometimes have trouble remembering passwords. But weak passwords won’t stand up to security issues from hackers. Passwords are a pain, but strong passwords are also […] The post 8 Best Practices for Password Security appeared first on Liquid Web.

Important Considerations When Starting Up Your Small Business

  • Sunday 1st November 2020
So, after years of dreaming that you’ll set up your own business, you’ve finally taken the plunge and you’re making it a reality. Good for you! Now, nobody said it was going to be easy, so make sure you take the following considerations into account and think about what you truly want to gain from your small business… Website Welcome to the digital age: in almost all business sectors these days, a website will massively propel your business to where you want it to be. People search the web for the things that they want and need, so you want to make sure that you are easily found.… The post Important Considerations When Starting Up Your Small Business appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

How to Maximize the Productivity of Your Team

  • Sunday 1st November 2020
Businesses are successful when the head of the company creates an effective business model and then the employees buy in to the company strategy. That’s why every small business owner and operations manager wants to get the best out of their team and run their company like a well-oiled machine. All across the United States, businesses are trying to come up with ways to maximize their company’s efficiency and optimize their best practices in a bid to surpass the competition. But maximizing the productivity of your team isn’t all about money and competition — it should also be about company pride and regular improvement.… The post How to Maximize the Productivity of Your Team appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

Legal Ramifications of Corona: A Lawyer’s Perspective

  • Friday 30th October 2020
Last year, the global economic growth was roughly 3.0% and the global GDP was estimated at around $86.6 trillion, according to statistics published by Statista. At the moment, the global GDP growth is down to 2.4%. It can potentially go even further down before 2021. While this percentage may seem insignificant, it certainly isn’t. That’s because this less than-than-one percentage drop in global GDP amounts to $3.5 billion in lost economic output. The coronavirus outbreak hasn’t just affected us financially. There are certain legal consequences many people aren’t even aware of. But that’s what we’re here to discuss. To get a unique perspective on the situation, we talked to Bobby Gill, lawyer and wealth manager.… The post Legal Ramifications of Corona: A Lawyer’s Perspective appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

Different Working Models

  • Thursday 29th October 2020
With the modernisation of business comes many different working models. Depending on the type of company you run, different ways of employing and managing staff and workforces may work better for you. Likewise, different working models may also be preferred by your employees themselves, as this can offer them more for their efforts than you might be able to provide on your own. In addition to this, the working models of your company may not always be based within your company itself. You can outsource some of the work that, again, provides more benefits to either yourself or your employees. PEO Many companies claim to use this, but what does PEO stand for?… The post Different Working Models appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

How Event-driven Architecture Can Drive Sales

  • Thursday 29th October 2020
Event-driven architecture, also known as EDA, is proving to be an ideal model for application design. This architecture pattern relies on certain event triggers, that can help different businesses and enterprises achieve both flexibility and scalability, for real-time adaptation and decision-making. While this may sound simple, it gets fairly complex. EDA also differs from event notifications in several significant ways. EDA requires the transmission of events between event producers and event consumers. To better understand how EDA works and how it can drive sales, here’s what you need to know. EDA is defined by several key components Event-driven architecture (EDA), as mentioned, relays state changes from the event producer or event source, to the event consumer.… The post How Event-driven Architecture Can Drive Sales appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

5 Tips for Buying Jewelry Wholesale for Resale

  • Thursday 29th October 2020
If you are setting up a jewelry retail business, you’ll have to partner with suppliers and vendors that support you in delivering the right product to your buyers. Working with a wholesale jewelry seller is in your best interest. photo credit: Pixabay Nevertheless, wholesale jewelry suppliers are not created equal. There’s wide variation in product, quality, customer service, and consistency. Apply the following tips if you are keen on having your wholesale supplier help your business succeed. 1. Find a Reputable Wholesaler The wholesaler’s reputation is the single most important factor in your choice of one. A wholesaler you cannot depend on is a sure path to business ruin.… The post 5 Tips for Buying Jewelry Wholesale for Resale appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

3 Actions That Make CEOs Better Leaders

  • Thursday 29th October 2020
CEOs have a reputation for being decision-makers, yet ultimately, CEOs are leaders. Even so, decisions and leadership are intertwined. Being a strong leader requires making decisions that create transformation within an organization. Whether it’s transforming company culture, improving policies, or strengthening client relationships, CEOs are the leaders that put everything into motion. If you’re a CEO who wants to make an impact on your company, here’s a list of 3 actions that will make you a stronger leader. 1. Hire dedicated IT support To understand the impact of your decisions, put yourself in the shoes of your employees. Imagine you’re an employee trying to make a copy of an important document that must be mailed to a client that day.… The post 3 Actions That Make CEOs Better Leaders appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

The Benefits of Guest Blogging for Businesses

  • Thursday 29th October 2020
Business owners are always on the lookout for marketing and PR strategies that can boost their reputation and brand visibility without costing too much in terms of time or money. Most of the time, more effective strategies end up costing additional time and/or money, but there’s at least one tactic with a ridiculously impressive cost-to-benefit ratio: guest blogging. What exactly is guest blogging, and how can it benefit your business? What Is Guest Blogging? Let’s start with a basic explanation of guest blogging. Blogging, of course, is the act of writing “blog” posts regularly—in other words, written articles on the internet.… The post The Benefits of Guest Blogging for Businesses appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

From Rideshare to Freightshare: A Look into Uber’s Latest Service Offering

  • Wednesday 28th October 2020
The ride-sharing app known as Uber has set its sights on shipping and logistics in recent years. In the same way that Uber has disrupted the taxi industry, the app is looking to do the same to freight shipping. A new service known as Uber Freight pairs truck drivers and independent fleet managers with suppliers and retailers that need to move large shipments around the country, helping drivers make more efficient use of their cargo space. As promising as this logistics model may seem, Uber Freight remains a work in progress. Learn more about this new service and how it could impact the shipping industry going forward.… The post From Rideshare to Freightshare: A Look into Uber’s Latest Service Offering appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

What is Server Leasing?

  • Monday 9th November 2020
What is a Server? A server is a powerful computer connected to a network (typically the Internet) and provides access to some resources or services. There are many types of servers. For example: Web Server: This is the most common type of server. It hosts a website that is typically accessible over the Internet. This […] The post What is Server Leasing? appeared first on Liquid Web.

Building a Successful Subscription Business Model

  • Friday 6th November 2020
Subscription business models are based upon the idea of selling access to a product or a service to customers on a recurring basis in order to receive monthly, semi- annual, or annual subscription revenue. But how do you ensure your business is trending toward success? Successful subscription businesses utilize specific metrics and pricing models to […] The post Building a Successful Subscription Business Model appeared first on Liquid Web.

Best Free FTP Clients for Windows and Mac

  • Monday 2nd November 2020
Want to learn more about FTP? Looking for a convenient way of managing the files on your server? Getting tired of the limited functionality of your browser or your control panel’s file manager? We wrote this article just for you. If you’d like to learn what your best options are when looking for free FTP […] The post Best Free FTP Clients for Windows and Mac appeared first on Liquid Web.

Tech Trends – How to be a Modern Entrepreneur

  • Wednesday 11th November 2020
Modern Australian entrepreneurs are leveraging their online skills to connect with their audience. A storefront business can still bring many benefits to a company’s overall performance. But you would be crazy to assume that a business address with your logo over the door can cover the cracks in a floundering online presence. Also, how to run a modern company is making tech trend news. What does that mean? It means that how you run your company and how customers interact with your brand is more digitised than ever before. You may find that you need funding to expand your brand and bring your working practices up to cutting edge standards.… The post Tech Trends – How to be a Modern Entrepreneur appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

Reasons to Professionally Clean Your Office Carpet

  • Wednesday 11th November 2020
Carpets are one of the essential accessories in an office. They form a part of the office decor and keep the floor clean. With constant traffic and footfall, carpets can quickly pick up dust, grime, and much more. Superficial cleaning will only remove an outer layer of dust. If you want the carpet to look good and last long, you need deep cleaning. It is always best to use the services of professionals to get your office carpet cleaned. How so? Carpet cleaning is a cumbersome job. It also requires expertise to ensure that an old dirty carpet is made to look new.… The post Reasons to Professionally Clean Your Office Carpet appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

An In-Depth Look at Backlinks and Their Uses

  • Tuesday 10th November 2020
The word backlink is one of the commonly most terms in the world of search engine optimization (SEO), and it’s simple to understand. A backlink is just a link to another site using some kind of anchor text. According to Forbes, these links are crucial for staying relevant and adapting. So what is the big deal with backlinks and why are they so important? What is a backlink? As stated above, these are just links from one website to another, and they serve as a ranking signal for search engines like Google. When one website links to another, search engines take note of those links and believe the content is noteworthy. … The post An In-Depth Look at Backlinks and Their Uses appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

CEO’s: Here Are Five Useful Skills You Can Learn Online

  • Tuesday 10th November 2020
Online learning is enjoying an unprecedented boom at the moment, and not only because of the current COVID-19 pandemic. These days the number of online courses available is staggering, with a genuinely impressive variety of subjects on offer. Thanks to advances in technology and investment in the industry, an online education no longer has to be considered second best. So, whether you’re finding yourself with a bit of free time on your hands and want to learn something new, or wish to make a serious investment in your future, the internet is here to help. Check out the following list for some educational inspiration for what you can learn: 1. … The post CEO’s: Here Are Five Useful Skills You Can Learn Online appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

How To Convert Your Office Into A Eudaimonia Machine

  • Monday 9th November 2020
In Aristotelian ethics, Eudaimonia is the condition of peak human flourishing or living well. And for many of us, working in beige, open-plan offices or ecru cubicle farms sets the scene perfectly for us feeling the exact opposite! So if you’ve got the golden opportunity of designing an office from scratch, really nailing down the physical environment can ensure that conditions are genuinely conducive to producing excellent work and contributing to good mental and physical health. The architectural concept of the Eudaimonia Machine was developed by Professor David Dewane and it posits that the perfect office comprises a linear series of rooms which we move through while gradually entering more focused mental states associated with different tasks, until finally reaching the environment associated with ‘deep work’.… The post How To Convert Your Office Into A Eudaimonia Machine appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

Why a Warehouse is The Solution to The growth of your business

  • Monday 9th November 2020
As the efforts you take to grow your business succeed, you simultaneously create a new challenge for yourself to overcome: chiefly ensuring you have the resources to meet increased demand. This is particularly pertinent for businesses which sell physical stock, as storage and distribution becomes pivotal to maintaining a customer base. When considering the function of a warehouse, one would instinctively think of these facilities being solely used by large, often international, organisations; on the contrary, though, warehouses can be just as important to small businesses as it allows their primary premises to be used solely for production. There is no limit to the range of products, components and goods that are stored in warehouses globally, and GLP properties cater for all business needs.… The post Why a Warehouse is The Solution to The growth of your business appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

How to Write a Job Description to Find a Great Software Development Company

  • Friday 6th November 2020
Hiring an entire software development company can be a daunting task. There are a lot of trained and qualified developers out there but finding the right team that works well together and with your existing team can be a huge challenge. Software development can come in all shapes and sizes, from simple landing pages or websites to complex app development or systems architecture. It’s critical that you find a software development team that has the right skill set for the job and understand the scope of the work. That means your first step is defining your project so that you attract companies who have worker with the right skills.… The post How to Write a Job Description to Find a Great Software Development Company appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

How Small Business CEOs Can Foster Effective Team Communication

  • Thursday 5th November 2020
Effective team communication is one of the most important skills that any small business CEO must have. In the current business environment, there are dozens of innovative ways to better communicate with your staff. When you communicate with workers, it is fundamental to convey information in a clear, direct, and effective manner. This way, you can build trust, easily resolve problem, and promote team building. Effective team communication often leads to improved engagement, bolstered employee morale, a better sense of clarity and direction. There are several practical business communication strategies you can begin using today. Read on to learn about how small business CEOs can foster effective team communication.… The post How Small Business CEOs Can Foster Effective Team Communication appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

Key Factors to Consider Before Choosing a Managed Service Provider

  • Thursday 5th November 2020
With how quickly the market’s requirements are changing, working with a managed service provider isn’t just a benefit for your business — it’s quickly becoming a requirement. From keeping track of cyberthreats to monitoring your IT infrastructure for signs of wear and tear, your business can’t handle its technical requirements alone forever; fortunately, this is precisely what a managed service provider does — and more. It’s the reason why the managed services industry is skyrocketing in profitability and why more businesses than ever are outsourcing their IT services to an MSP who has the experience and credibility necessary to keep operations running smoothly.… The post Key Factors to Consider Before Choosing a Managed Service Provider appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

CNC Wire EDM Manufacturing: Do You Stand to Gain from Making a Shift?

  • Wednesday 4th November 2020
A shift in the manufacturing process can be quite expensive, but if it’s the right step, then the pros outweigh the cons of making such an investment. The question is, how do you know whether that is indeed the case? Staying specific with just CNC Wire EDM Manufacturing for this post, let’s go through its multiple applications and advantages over its alternatives first. This should allow us enough insight to determine which companies have the most to gain by making the switch. photo credit: Peerawaz / Pixabay Allows for Delicate Work Delicate work in drilling, blanking, and punching is not easy with hard metals, but the CNC wire EDM machine has made it a lot easier now.… The post CNC Wire EDM Manufacturing: Do You Stand to Gain from Making a Shift? appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

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