Rebecca Jones 

Contributor


How to Win Over Customers with Perfect Images

How do you build a business online? Through strategy and tactics. Your strategies will develop your overall message, while your tactics will consist of how you’re communicating your messages over time. While text may be the most powerful form of messaging, since words can persuade, it’s a mistake to forget about the subtle impact of photographs. Imaging and the … [Read more...]

Smart Career Choices if You Want to Be Your Own Boss

Being your own boss definitely has its perks. It allows its practitioners to set their own schedules, have more control over their income, and have more control over the kind of work they take on. No one tells them what to do, where to go, what to wear, etc. Being your own boss allows people to have more freedom, but it also tends to require more discipline, motivation, and … [Read more...]

In-House or Outsource: Which is the Best Option for Hiring Tech Personnel for Your Company?

The rise of outsourcing has forever changed the hiring landscape – but many wonder if it is for better or worse. There are plenty of arguments for and against outsourcing, with most companies finding that it has had an overall positive impact. Specifically, companies are embracing the benefits of outsourcing IT positions. The majority of IT work can be done remotely, and all … [Read more...]

Overcoming the Challenges of the Trucking Industry

The trucking business can be a lucrative field when it is managed correctly. No matter what parts of our lives end up converting to a digital format, there is no less need to be able to move things from place to place. You can't email someone a package, after all. Because it's such an enduring enterprise, there is less worry in trucking about the availability of business. … [Read more...]

Getting a Business Visa to Singapore

Being a business hub, Singapore attracts many people who desire to invest there. Singaporean laws promote business and protect intellectual properties with great support by the government. There is also the availability of various financing options and a well-developed infrastructure that make business favorable in this city-state. The country also embraces diverse cultures, … [Read more...]

Top Tips for Scaling Your Small Business Website in 2018

So, you’re finally climbing the success ladder: you’ve taken your small business online. Well done! Whether you’re photographing exotic locations, selling meatloaves using Grandpa’s old recipe, or hosting small business events – pat yourself on the back. Overcoming the challenge of launching a small business website and raking in those first few visitors is an achievement in … [Read more...]

Start Your Business Without a Bank Loan

Lots of hopeful entrepreneurs have an idea that could make a great business, but unfortunately, lack the money needed to get it started. While the logical next step would be to look to banks to launch a business, most new establishments have a hard time getting funds using this route. Banks are often reluctant to lend funds to individuals who have no proven track record of … [Read more...]

Protecting Your Intellectual Property when Developing and Hiring for a Project

When Antsy Labs, maker of the Fidget Cube, decided to delay production because of a fault they found in the first few units, they took a massive risk with heavy consequences. Their manufacturer was contracted by another entrepreneur to produce the same design, and that entrepreneur made more than $300,000 on the idea, while Antsy Labs struggled to ship units. One of the … [Read more...]

Top Cities for SEO Professionals

With so many users starting their search online for the products and services they need, search engine optimization (SEO) continues to be a growing field. Those looking to begin a career in SEO, or established professionals seeking the best job opportunities, should look to the cities that have the highest demand for their service. Recently, Conductor analyzed research from … [Read more...]

Self-Employed with a Boss?

Our ideas of self-employment often involve the image of being our own boss. That we don’t work for someone else and their bottom dollar. It is true that when we are self-employed, we aren’t working to help a CEO make more money. But we still have “bosses”. Every customer and every client we take on is our “boss”.  Fortunately, it’s a good thing. Today we want to explain why … [Read more...]