Author: Anica Oaks

Need a New Vision? How to Completely Revamp Your Business Operations

Everyday business management can become a struggle if your company is changing too fast. Many people go into business because they have a passion for something, whether it’s painting houses or building robots, that they can make money from. Learning organizational skills comes second. A profitable pastime can grow into an unpleasant routine of administrative tasks and problem-solving. If you come to a point where you feel things are slipping beyond your control, it’s time to reorganize and revise the way you do business. Here are some ideas to revise your operations and meet your business goals. Evaluate Tasks...

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Work and Pleasure: How to Responsibly Enjoy Your Business Trip

An international business trip can be the opportune time to cut loose and relax a little bit after hours. Before you embark on your journey, however, you may want to learn how to behave and what precautions to take to ensure your safety and fun. These tips can help you accomplish your work goals abroad while also enjoying your business trip responsibly. Take the Tourist Route Depending on how long you will be in town, you may want to get out and experience the sights and sounds. Rather than venturing off into unknown neighborhoods, you may stay out of...

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How Can You Tell If You Have a Legitimate Worker’s Comp Case?

Under federal law, your employer is required to provide you with worker’s compensation coverage. This means that if you are injured on the job, your medical expenses, lost wages, and other costs must be covered either by your employer themselves or by a worker’s compensation insurance company. Unfortunately, some employers try to deny benefits even when you have a legitimate claim. They may claim that since the accident was your fault, you are not eligible for coverage or may claim that your injuries were not severe enough for payment. It is important to understand what constitutes a legitimate worker’s...

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Best 4 Types of Content for Your Twitter Marketing Campaign

In 2017, Twitter has been transformed into one of the most visible and influential social media channels, and this means that it could be a tremendous marketing vehicle for your business. Twitter has a few new features to improve user experience and to extend the reach of the messages crafted by marketers and brand managers. For companies seeking to promote their brands online, Twitter is a great value proposition. The two pillars of successful Twitter marketing have not changed over the last few years: engagement and content. What has changed, however, is the diversity of content that can be presented on a Twitter feed. Marketing analysts have evaluated the different types of content used by online brands on Twitter, and they have made the following determinations. The Right Image Can Go a Long Way Even though certain social networks such as Snapchat and YouTube thrive on mobile video, Twitter users prefer their visual content to be static. Instagram may be the most prominent image sharing network, but there is a lot that can be said about the effectiveness of sharing images on Twitter. On average, Twitter users are more likely to retweet images than videos by a margin of 361 percent. On the other hand, videos are 50 percent more likely to be marked as “favorite;” nonetheless, retweets are more desirable for brands to obtain. There is also the...

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Cutting-Edge Tech: How Your Business Technology Shapes Your Efficiency

Back in the early days of print newspapers, publications would use a movable type machine to create newspaper pages. Nowadays, the designers who still work in print news—as opposed to web news—use design programs like Adobe InDesign. In the process, printing a newspaper became less tedious and in some respects, less expensive: Digital PDF files replaced movable type machines. While this provides a more dramatic example of how business technology shapes business, it’s certainly not the only way this happens. Here are some cutting-edge technologies that may shape your business’s efficiency in the years to come. Cloud-Based Storage Solutions...

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