Increasing Productivity

Here Are 5 AP Processes to Automate Now

Accounts payable (AP) processes are all about getting invoices approved and paid, but if you pay attention over time, you will begin to see trends in your AP cycle. When you study your AP cycle you will learn when to expect increased expenses or expect periods with fewer bills. Having this knowledge will help when it comes to financial planning for your business. These days, … [Read more...]

5 Tips for Hiring the Best Contractor for Your Business

Sometimes, it makes sense to hire a contractor for a certain role, rather than a full-time employee. Contractors are individual people or businesses offering a service you only hire for a specific time frame or project, but you may also hear contractors referred to as suppliers (because they supply a service). Hiring a contractor can be more cost-effective than hiring an … [Read more...]

7 Ways HR Management Software Can Benefit Small Business Owners

With more and more business administration tasks transitioning to online functionality, it’s no surprise that HR management has made the leap, too. Just hearing the words “online functionality,” however, makes many small business owners cringe. Common concerns are it’s too complicated, their business is too small or, simply, there are more important things to do. These are … [Read more...]

6 Ways Virtual Offices Reduce the Coronavirus’s Impact on Businesses

During these difficult times, business owners often find themselves wondering how long this period of uncertainty is going to last, and how this will be affecting their business operations. The government is suggesting that individuals work remotely from home in order to reduce social contact and limit exposure to the virus. However, working from home can limit one's … [Read more...]

Technological Advancements in the Mining Business

The mining business is a field that has taken time to fully adopt the use of technology, but since it has begun to implement project management software and other machinery, there have been substantial changes in efficiency and other elements. In this article, we will be looking into technological advancements and how they have positively impacted the industry in recent … [Read more...]

Tips on How to Use a Lift Table Safely

Electric lift tables are important pieces of equipment in modern day production lines, plants and stockrooms. Utilizing scissor-lift worktables is a great way for a business to increase efficiency and utilizing a lift table securely is the best way to use a lift table to its full potential. Lift table security is a major issue as they are the most widely recognized danger to … [Read more...]

5 Reasons to Outsource Your Printing in 2020

In the old days, every major company had an in-house printing division, often it was a part of the mailroom. Starting your career here was once commonplace. These days the majority of large corporations have done away with in-house printing in favor of one-stop-shop printing companies who can deliver superior results for less. Below are five reasons to outsource your … [Read more...]

3 Different Ways Hiring Skip Bins Can Benefit Your Business

Running a business comes with a lot of responsibilities. That said, proper waste management is one responsibility that you shouldn't overlook. Fortunately, you can enlist the help of a skip bin hire in Australia to get this done. Renting a bin does more than provide a receptacle for your trash, though. In fact, hiring a skip bin can give your business several benefits. It Lets … [Read more...]

Five Questions to Ask when Buying New Packaging Equipment for Your Business

The right case sealing equipment can boost productivity and profits while reducing labor costs and minimizing risks to employees. Using the wrong equipment becomes a hindrance and a waste of money, but how do you identify the best sealing system for your needs from the many options on the market? Here are five questions to ask when buying a new case sealer for your business. … [Read more...]

Why Investing in a Good Break Space is a Smart Move

The office break room is meant to be a communal relaxing space where employees can escape for their lunchtime or have before or after work hangouts. No matter if you’re a small business, a medium sized office or have a hoard of hundreds, a break room is arguably one of the most important parts of an office. Not only can it improve your company culture overall and make life just … [Read more...]