Coronavirus

Here’s a Small Business That’s Killing It During COVID: BM Windows in San Diego

In the areas with the strictest stay-at-home orders during the COVID-19 crisis, it seemed that almost daily you would hear new stories about businesses shutting down. After months of trying to hold on, there were many businesses that just couldn’t afford to pay their mounting bills any longer and were forced to permanently close their doors. Mom-and-pop shops that had been … [Read more...]

How to Make 2021 Your Best Business Year Yet

The first day of January has long been synonymous with hope. This day signals the beginning of a bright new year that is full of endless possibilities. You think of all of the things you want to accomplish over the course of the next 365 days and feel like you can nail each one. January 1st of 2021 is probably even more hope-filled than many years past. For me, there is hope … [Read more...]

5 Tips for Changing up Your Employee Schedule and Roster Management During the Pandemic

Keeping a physical business open during the pandemic is a difficult task, especially if you’re unable to adopt a remote work model. Your employees are coming into contact with customers and their colleagues throughout the day, and thus they are constantly exposed to the threat of the virus. If you want to minimize the risk of contagion and a potentially business-busting … [Read more...]

The Importance of Cybersecurity during and after COVID-19

This year, the pandemic has boosted cases of cyber threats, causing great concern for Chief Technology Officers (CTOs) and IT Directors across the world. One reason for this increase is that more people are spending time online, whether working remotely or killing time under lockdown and isolation. On the flip side, the pandemic has given a significant boost in innovation to … [Read more...]

Is There Such a Thing as a Recession-Proof Business? This San Diego House Painting Company Says, “Yes”

If you have owned a business for any length of time, or even if you just pay attention to the business world in general, you know that the state of the economy has a lot to do with whether or not a business succeeds or fails. In a booming economy it can seem like almost any business you start has a great chance of success, while in a less-than-favorable economy, getting a … [Read more...]

5 Online Business Ideas to Start While on Quarantine

When the Coronavirus reared its ugly head on New Year’s Eve of 2019, it changed the way businesses all over the world operate. Millions of Americans have lost their jobs due to the pandemic and are now struggling financially. If you are stuck at home, you may have entertained the idea of starting your own online business as a successful online business will be something that … [Read more...]

Business Etiquette Is Changing in the Times of COVID-19

As COVID-19 eases up, businesses are starting to reopen, and the economy is beginning to rapidly sputter to life. People are going out of their homes, relieved to be free from quarantine and ready to do what they need to do. However, the Coronavirus is definitely still here. Until an effective vaccine or cure is developed, we have to co-exist with the coronavirus. This … [Read more...]

How Volumes of Online Trading are Rising in Nigeria

The rise of Forex in Nigeria is undeniable. In 2019, the country was the runner-up in terms of the trading volume. Now, it is poised to outperform South Africa. The global pandemic has also given impetus to the industry, and it is growing fast. Here is a look at the figures available today. Facts and Figures According to last year’s estimates, the daily turnover of the Forex … [Read more...]

How Shopping Malls Are Trying to Recover After Coronavirus

As we all struggle to recover from the ongoing effects of COVID-19, you can’t help but notice the struggle of shopping malls and their tenants. Many stores and restaurants have struggled or shut down completely during the pandemic, forcing shopping malls to take measures to ensure their recovery after reopening. Here are five ways that shopping malls are trying to recover from … [Read more...]

5 Best Tips to Successfully Manage Remote Teams

A few years ago, work from home became a fad as more and more people began to develop the courage required to start their own online businesses. Today, this trend solidified itself because of the Coronavirus pandemic, and working from home or working remotely has become more common than it ever was. Remote work can be termed an inevitable necessity across the world today, … [Read more...]