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BIZORB'S PICK How do you roll? A Franchise with a difference

How do you roll? A Franchise with a difference

How do you roll? A Franchise with a difference 3.50/5 (70.00%) 2 votes
Tuesday 13th August 2019

In 2008, several years after swearing he would never work in the restaurant industry again, Yuen Yung opened the first how do you roll? in Austin, Texas with his brother Peter. Yuen and Peter had both worked diligently in their ... Read More »

What makes a successful start-up business?

What makes a successful start-up business? 3.00/5 (60.00%) 1 vote
Tuesday 13th August 2019
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Having supported the SME community for over 20 years, we are always asked what the characteristics are between a successful small business and one that could potentially fail. The first 3-5 years of starting up a business are hugely important (if you make it that far), as 50% of SMEs fail within the first three ... Read More »

10 tips to becoming a successful business person

10 tips to becoming a successful business person 4.00/5 (80.00%) 2 votes
Tuesday 13th August 2019
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Some people are much more successful in business than others. As a team, we believe with the right guidance and knowledge anyone can have business success. We’ve jotted down 10 top tips to help you succeed. Tip 1 Set goals and write them down. Remind yourself of your goals daily to keep you focused and ... Read More »

Business Cards that stand out

Business Cards that stand out 3.50/5 (70.00%) 2 votes
Tuesday 13th August 2019
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A brief history of the business card With a history pointing back to the 17th Century, business cards, or ‘name card’ as they were first called, have been a consistent part of communications. Originally used to introduce the owner as a ‘calling’ visitor, the cards were designed to be just big enough to fit in ... Read More »

Building a Brand with Research and Strategy

Building a Brand with Research and Strategy 3.00/5 (60.00%) 1 vote
Tuesday 13th August 2019
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If you are serious about building a brand for your business, blog or product, here are some thoughts on what to consider. Start building your strategy by thinking about who you are, what you do and why anyone should care. Imagine a personality for your brand. Be different, be it by product selection, service offering, ... Read More »

Be an Original Brand Builder

Be an Original Brand Builder 3.00/5 (60.00%) 1 vote
Tuesday 13th August 2019
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Another brief exploration of what it takes to change a product or service to a brand. It’s not rocket science. It’s about being different, adding personality, style and content. It starts with the name – whether you are looking at a blog, product or service. What’s your name? It’s a bit like giving birth. Think about the name for ... Read More »

12 Golden Rules of Goal Setting

12 Golden Rules of Goal Setting 3.00/5 (60.00%) 1 vote
Tuesday 13th August 2019
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Goal setting is fundamentally important both in your Personal and Business life. Clearly defined goals will give you focus, drive and direct your ambition to achieving great things. When setting goals, it’s important to ensure they are realistic, achievable and quantifiable so here are a few golden rules on how to set goals. Ensure they ... Read More »

Avoid competing on price alone

Avoid competing on price alone 3.00/5 (60.00%) 1 vote
Tuesday 13th August 2019
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There’s nothing worse than getting caught in a price war with other businesses. Often your competitors can keep their overheard lower and undercut you on price.  Here are a few tops tips from my retail days to help you fight the battle: Do a competitive review  If you feel you are always competing on price, ... Read More »