Operations

Jan
08

Benefits of a Virtual Office

A virtual office allows business people to have the professionalism of an office without the expense. The offices are typically located offsite and offer a variety of services. These services range from remote receptionists to call answering services. If you are an entrepreneur, doctor or real estate agent, you may benefit from virtual office services. […]

By admin | Operations
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Nov
08

How safe is your Ecommerce Store?

Cashing on people’s vulnerability to shop, ecommerce websites are a rage everywhere these days. Although you can see new shopping websites spring forth almost every day, how safe is it to shop on these websites? Yes, website owners do take the pain of trying to keep their servers secure but it isn’t unusual to hear […]

By Brenda Lyttle | Operations
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Jul
19

4 Things Your Business Can Outsource to Save Money

If you’re a small business owner you know the costs involved in running a business.  Between office equipment, sales, marketing, payroll and employees – there isn’t much left. But outsourcing is the trend that seems to be working for most successful small business owners.  Not only is it cheaper than hiring people in-house, it’s the […]

By Kristy Ramirez | Operations
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Aug
31

Manage Your Employees Better With Policies and Procedures

As your small business grows and more employees are hired, it becomes increasingly critical that your organizational policies and procedures are clearly defined and communicated.  Without policies and procedures it is difficult for new employees to understand your organization’s culture, expectations and requirements. New employees need to know their specific roles and responsibilities, as well […]

By admin | Operations
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Aug
07

Build Your Business On Procedures NOT Superstars

If you have traveled domestically or internationally, you’ve probably noticed that McDonalds’ hamburgers are the same everywhere. It’s not an accident. Senior managers at each franchise are required to participate in training at the corporate facility known as “Hamburger University.” In addition, McDonald’s has written procedures for every facet of its operation. What’s more, because […]

By Richard G. Stieglitz | Operations
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