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    5 Ways To Make Your Small Business Eco-Friendly

    In today’s day and age, there is a rise in eco friendly businesses especially because an increasing amount of consumers are looking into going green and wanting to help in doing their bit to look after the environment. Making your small business eco friendly means using energy and resources efficiently as well as taking into consideration how business processes affect the environment. Here are a few ways that can make your business eco friendly: Use eco-friendly packaging Switching your packaging to recycled materials is the first step to making your small business eco friendly. For example, restaurants can switch to takeaway packaging which is more sustainable. You could also look…

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    How To Keep Your Business’ Finances Healthy

    Keeping your business’s finances healthy and stress-free is a recipe for success. When business owners give proper time and attention to their finances, the process can become a lot less daunting. To keep your business’ finances healthy, you need to be mindful of how much you spend and the way that you manage your cash. Below are some actions you can take to prevent personal bankruptcy and financial disaster: 5 ways to keep your Business Finances Healthy Create a simple and affordable budget Plan ahead to avoid problems with cash flow Lower your taxes Track your profitability Create a simple and affordable budget One of the most important things to…

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    Alternative Office Spaces When Working Remotely

    [AD] This post is for a paid partnership. As the growth of the Covid-19 pandemic continues, the need to social distance in order to stop the spread of the virus is becoming more important, therefore most business employees are working from home. Are you trying to configure an office space at home whilst working remotely and finding it hard to switch off when working hours are over? Individuals whom work remotely find it challenging to be more productive at work whilst working from home because of the distractions posed. An increasing amount of individuals are now more dedicated to finding ways to create the ideal balance between their personal and…

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    3 Easy Ways To Plan Your Finances For Your Future

    [AD] This post is for a paid partnership. There are so many reasons to plan for the future and have clearly defined long term goals, especially in today’s fast paced world and quickly changing circumstances due to the effects of the Covid-19 pandemic. Therefore, it’s now more important than ever to plan for the future by saving money on the side. Here are three easy ways to start looking at your finances to save for your future: Open a savings account Starting to save early is important; it doesn’t matter if you have not planned on how you will use your savings in the future, because the goal is to…

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    Why Your Small Business Should Make The Switch To Compostable Packaging

    With global warming increasing at an alarming rate in recent years, many individuals are considering alternative options in day to day life in order to reduce their carbon footprint and live a more conscious life. Whether that be giving up the car to cycle to work instead or switching up personal care products by removing plastic bottles and trying out plastic free alternatives, there’s pretty much an substitute for nearly everything these days in order to go green! Even major brands and large corporations are facing pressure to do more for the environment by consumers, so if you’re a small business owner, using compostable packaging for your products could be…

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    3 Top Tips to Help You Turn Off When Working From Home

    [AD] This post is for a paid partnership. Over the past year, working from home has become the normal way of living for many people across the UK. Whilst working from home definitely has its benefits, it can make it far more difficult to establish clear boundaries between work and play. When your office doubles as the kitchen table, it’s not so easy to switch off from work. With this in mind, we’ve compiled a list of top tips that can help you switch your brain from work to play, allowing you to get the well-earned rest you deserve after the full day at work.  Top Tip #1 – Ditch…

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    5 Things To Consider Before Going Self-Employed

    [AD] This post is for a paid partnership. Due to the recent Covid-19 pandemic spreading like a wildfire, there has been a huge impact on our daily way of living; unexpected school closures and working from home has become the norm whilst changes to our everyday life has resulted in restrictions on partaking in leisure activities and group gatherings. Due to this, there have been negative consequences to personal finances as well, especially as inflation has risen and individuals have been made redundant because businesses are no longer able to afford labour costs or have had to be liquidated. This has left much of the nation with no other choice…

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    A Guide to Starting a Car Dealership Post-COVID

    [AD] This post is for a paid partnership. Do you wish to start your own business once COVID is under control? Perhaps you have a passion for vehicles and long to be your own boss? Well, marry the two and you could be the proud business owner of a successful car dealership! What’s more, after a year or so of uncertainty with how certain businesses will last during the pandemic, there will always be a need for automobiles. Therefore, this can be a smart investment. Running any small business, however, can be quite difficult. You will need to ensure that (like any business), you go about starting it properly. This…

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    3 Ways to Refresh Your Business’ brand

    [AD] This post is for a paid partnership. A business’ brand plays an influential role in allowing it to gain consumer recognition as this potentially leads to a growth in sales. Therefore, sometimes a business may be required to refresh their branding in order to stay relevant in the ever-changing climate and continue to retain customers as well as target a newer market. There are many ways to refresh a business’ brand, so if you’re a business owner, take note! Logo A logo is what helps consumers in identifying a business. It often serves as the first point of contact between a potential customer and business. Therefore, it is crucial…

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    3 Digital Side Hustles Which Can Boost Your Income

    [AD] This post is for a paid partnership. Digital side hustles are a great way to boost income and gain a bit of extra cash, and since the Covid-19 pandemic came into existence, they’ve become even more beneficial for those laid off work in order to help them pay the bills as well as manage other household costs. There are many ways to earn a little on the side and boost your overall income, such as investing in stocks (which may be considered risky by some) or starting up an online business; some of the most popular ones are as follows: Blogging/Vlogging Hear me out, bloggers may have been given…