In any business, it is important to make it easy for customers to contact your company. There are a host of reasons for this, but the one that business leaders should focus on is the goal of ensuring customer satisfaction.
Thanks to advances in technology, sourcing products or components from China is much less complicated. Read how a China sourcing agent could help your SME.
Relinquishing control is not easy. But entrepreneurs who hand over the reins and master the art of delegation see faster growth and unlock the door to a better work-life balance, writes Barnaby Lashbrooke, founder of Time Etc.
SMEs could be in a stronger position to win lucrative public-sector contracts after a damning Parliamentary report into the ineffectiveness of large strategic suppliers.
Shirking responsibility and failing to check whether outsourced data processors are GDPR compliant can mean costly fines for businesses. With less than a month to go, it’s time to get sorted.
Michael Foote, founder of price comparison site Quote Goat, explains how to learn to delegate, a skill necessary for any business owner dreaming of scaling up.
Outsourcing may cost money, but then an entrepreneur’s time is precious – why not let the experts take care of the admin while you channel your efforts into growth?
There are plenty of laborious admin tasks in business that are completely necessary to daily operations, but seem to get in the way of doing the things that inspire people to become entrepreneurs in the first place.
I once described being a business leader or entrepreneur as being akin to a pinball. You know the game…the ball speeds out from the starting blocks and from that point until the game ends, the ball pings from one pillar to another. Sound familiar? It’s why some decide they need outsourcing to grow.
The argument that “outsourcing services can save costs” is well-known, but is it really true? There can still be a number of hidden costs and you might introduce new challenges for your organisation.
Keshav Murugesh, CEO of WNS, discusses how the triggering of Article 50 may exacerbate the UK’s talent shortage by making it more expensive to recruit top staff. Nonetheless, Brexit has potential to help the global economy.
Paul Jozefak, managing director of innovation laboratory Liquid Labs, explains how small businesses can get ahead of the game in the financial services sector.