Author: Akeela Zahair
Relocating from one location to another for work is challenging. It’s even harder when you are moving with a family in tow. Moving expenses also add up and …
Running a business operation comes with a range of different challenges. One of the most common hurdles involves dealing with your company’s reputation and how to raise it. Fortunately, there are many things that you can do to build your brand, especially if you are an expert in your industry. Actually, being an expert is valuable for a number of reasons. So, do not let the things that you can do be hidden from the public any longer.
From overdue invoices to staying on top of bills, it is estimated that one in four companies in the UK struggle with cash flow at some point, with as many as 61% having issues on a regular basis.
The return to the office is turning out to be a lengthy and gradual process as the coronavirus still looms – with many of the world’s workforce still working remotely for the foreseeable future. As many companies grapple with the return to the office, it bears questioning if and when the world’s wider workforce will return to the office in a covid backdrop.
The business world has been radically changed over the past year. What were originally projected to be prosperous industries have now fallen from grace, whilst other business sectors have unexpectedly risen from the ashes (hand sanitiser, anyone?). As well as this, interest has been renewed in the stock market and investments, accelerated by the GameStop revolution. With so many new investors joining in the fun, we thought we would discuss some of the top industries to invest in this year. We are also going to be sharing a couple of helpful tips and tricks along the way. Keep reading to find out what they are!
People who create school curricula suppose they do everything right, and the curriculum contains all required courses. However, we see that a large number of college students are unprepared for an independent life. We mean they have little basic knowledge, including financial knowledge. Parents also should work on it, but forget. As a result, students don’t know what financial literacy is in general. This term presupposes the understanding of money management concepts and the ability to use certain skills.
The ultimate goal of any business is to turn a profit. One way to increase your margin is by reducing expenditures. Here are five innovative business concepts you should explore to save money.
The pandemic-fuelled shift to remote working has been a necessary adaptation to the world of work, helping us maintain social distancing and ultimately slow the spread of COVID-19.
If you are applying for finance such as a Lombard loan, you might have to put forward some form of collateral as a guarantee. What works best as collateral? Let’s take a look at some of the options that you could decide to use.
We are all looking for quick ways that will give us some financial stability back into our lives after the craziness of the last year. We could all do with a little savings boost that will give us a cushion to fall back on should we need it. If you are looking for ways to improve your finances, why not implement the following strategies?
Behind every successful business is a dedicated workforce that works tirelessly under the leadership of a great business person. However, supporting the leader in making some of the big decisions for the company, in particular decisions regarding finance, is an expert accountant. Having an accountant devoted to handling the finances of the company, from organising payroll, minimising business tax and controlling other overhead tasks.
Paying taxes and filing returns is an important civic responsibility. While some employers may fail to make a background check on tax fraud, you wouldn’t want to be on the wrong side of the law. Tax fraud occurs when you knowingly forge information on tax returns to limit tax accountability.
At the end of the day, if you want to become an expert in business, that means that you’re going to be spending a lot of time making investments. Some of these investments may seem obvious: You’ll have to invest in equipment, real estate, and employees. Some investments, however, are more important and less obvious than others. Leading the way among them, you’re going to have to invest real time and money in yourself. Your mind may automatically default to investing in how you look and act, and yes, that is important. However, investing in your own skillset and education are truly vital to your business success. Here are a few ways that this is the case.
Business and technology go hand in hand nowadays. From large international enterprises to small local businesses, technology has infiltrated just about every aspect of the business world. As consumers become more reliant on their devices to carry out their day-to-day tasks and we become even more connected, the relationship between business and technology will continue to evolve.
Jacksoft Commerce Automation is a pioneering firm of Regtech and Computer Auditing Experts situated in Taipei, Taiwan. Specialists in IT and auditing services for businesses of all shapes and sizes, Jacksoft provides market-leading automated solutions and world-class training to its clients, giving them the tools to efficiently maintain compliance, so that they can focus on growing the successes of their business. We take a closer look at Jacksoft and its innovative offering following the firm’s success in being crowned the Most Innovative Computer Auditing Technology Firm 2021 – Taiwan.
As technology has evolved over the years, so too have the ways in which that technology is used. More and more innovations are happening on a daily basis, and the world is moving at a faster pace than ever before towards greater implementation of technology. At the heart of that pace is Scale Computing, a firm which has been crowned the Most Innovative Edge Computing Solutions Firm – 2021. With technology playing such a vital part in corporate life now that businesses have all been affected by COVID -19, we take a closer look at the exceptional solutions offered by Scale Computing.
Helping organizations to reduce collisions, injuries, license violations and total cost of fleet ownership through a patented driver risk management program, eDrivingSM is a clear market leader in its field. As the global enterprise celebrates twenty-five years of growth since its inception in Huddersfield, 1996, we take a more in-depth look at eDriving and find out the key to its success.
We are happy to announce Anywhere365® as this year’s winner of the Global Excellence Award for the Most Innovative Cloud-Based Contact Centre Platform. Anywhere365® is a leading omnichannel dialogue management and cloud contact centre platform, native to Microsoft Teams. Over 1800 global enterprise companies use their flagship product, Dialogue Cloud.
For almost twenty years, Matrix Insurance & Reinsurance Brokers has been providing its clients with the most comprehensive insurance and reinsurance solutions, both as a sole business and now as part of the Howden Broking group in 2020. Last year, we at Acquisition International recognised the firm by awarding it the title of Best Insurance & Reinsurance Brokers 2020 – Europe & Africa in the Worldwide Finance Awards 2020. Join us now as we reflect on why the firm has been so successful and what it delivers to clients in terms of exceptional insurance and reinsurance solutions.
A small café that has made itself a thriving part of a vibrant local ecosystem, Temptations is a community favourite for both its menu and its attitude. We unearth the luxury of this local watering hole that has earned the title of Most Outstanding Café, 2020 – Islington.
The value of the audio-visual market has increased dramatically over the last few years. Companies in every industry have taken on the amazing potential of this technology, which has led to the rise of companies specializing in this field. The most impressive is Secret Screen, which has been named Most Outstanding Audio-Visual Integration Specialists, 2021 – Portugal in the Global Excellence Awards. We take a closer look at the firm to find out more.
When it comes to understanding vulnerabilities and predicting shifts in today’s markets, data forms a major part in the decision-making process for most enterprises. Applying that data accurately and effectively is not always easy, but the leading-edge team at Proactive Worldwide offers advanced solutions to help businesses on an international scale.
So much more than simply a domiciliary care agency, Overington Care does not merely assist people to live an independent life in their own homes, it also has a strong focus on the mental wellbeing of its clients and its staff. Founder and owner, Nichola, tells us more about her approach and what it means for the community.
The importance of a smooth supply chain cannot be ignored in this day and age. A good supply chain doesn’t just revolve around moving products from one place to another but building lasting relationships. This approach is why the team at Digistics has been named Most Outstanding Supply Chain Solutions Provider 2020 – South Africa in Acquisition International’s Global Excellence Awards. We took a closer look to discover more about how the firm achieved such an impressive accolade.
Ghana is rapidly growing into a major country on the international stage. with the region’s expansion unquestionable, the importance of its capital city continues to increase. Accra has much to commend it, including the delightful @Home Boutique Hostel & Suites. Recognised in Acquisition International’s Global Excellence Awards as Most Accommodating Short-Stay Hotel, 2021 – Accra, we thought we’d take a closer look at what this stunning home from home has to offer its guests.
Established in 2017, Fusetec is a cutting-edge additive manufacturing company utilising the latest 3D technologies. Following the firm’s well-deserved success in Acquisition International’s Global Excellence Award 2020, we caught up with CEO Mark Roe to find out more about one most innovative additive companies operating in the industry today.
Scroggins Law Group PLLC is a family law boutique based in Dallas, Texas, set apart from their competitors through outstanding legal achievements and client-focused representation. Led by the well-renowned and board-certified attorney, Mark Scroggins, the firm seeks to deliver excellent legal services with the high standard of customer service that their clients deserve.
Created in 2007, Lexial Law Firm is an international beacon of excellence within the two main fields of business immigration law, and international criminal and political law. With offices across continental Europe, there is much to admire about this firm, including the fact that it is home to Emmanuel Ruchat, this month’s winner of the title of Leading Specialist Immigration and Human Rights Lawyer of the Year, Belgium & France. Following Mr Ruchat’s success in the Acquisition International Leading Adviser 2020 supplement, we take a closer look at what he has to offer, and what makes Lexial such an outstanding law firm.
We hear and read a lot about what skills you need in order to succeed at investing. Everyone wants to know the secrets to success, and what skills they need to work on to be able to get there. But what about the benefits that trading can give you as a person and a professional?
Trading is not something that one can just take up and instantly be successful at. It requires the application of various different techniques, constant evaluation and analysis, and ongoing development of your strategy.
With the new year in full swing and with the long-awaited vaccine on the horizon, it is safe to say that life as we know it will be upon us in no time! Many people use this time of year to make changes to certain aspects of their lives, and this is undoubtedly something that many business owners and budding entrepreneurs among us choose to do. If you find yourself in the position where you are considering how you can change your business’s appearance as we make our way further into the new year, then look no further! We have compiled a helpful guide for all those searching for new design tips and tricks, which will be effective. Read on for more!
In the UK, whilst the numbers can fluctuate, roughly 39,000 remortgages occur on a monthly basis. In fact, in the first quarter of 2019, almost 40% of property loans were remortgages – with good reason. Getting on the property ladder is usually one of the main financial goals we set ourselves. It can take time to build up the deposit, and negotiate the rates. However, once you’ve got that first set of keys and the mortgage payments start going out, it might feel like the interesting part is over.
In 2014, Kelly Stone transformed a decaying national charity into Families Canada—the go-to place for those who work with vulnerable families. Now President and CEO, Kelly is steering Families Canada through a full digital transformation. In addition to a long career in public service centring around the rights and welfare of children, Kelly acknowledges her duty as an influential woman in business and works hard to offer other women starting out the opportunities and tools to reach senior levels of management.
Without a loyal and growing pool of customers, businesses can go down under. As such, it’s important to invest in tools and training that constantly improve the way that customers experience your service product. Businesses must have quality customer call engagement, because once customers get the impression that they are not valued, they will go on to search for a similar service product from competitors.
Investing in education is always a wise decision. Many opportunities open up when you become more educated. A business administration degree emphasizes planning, administration, leadership skills, and other aspects involved in running or managing a company.