All posts by Andrew

To Hire or to Outsource, that is the question?

Jun 4, 2022 |
When your company becomes busier and you find your work-life balance becomes more work than play, you may need to consider recruiting additional staff or outsourcing your work. If you need help with completing work, but there are not enough hours in the day, you can approach an outsourcing company to assist you. This may be a good option as there are no significant overheads and if it is a... Read More »

Is it ever too early to plan a Christmas party?

Mar 29, 2022 |
If you want to get the best deals on decorations, food and entertainment. You might even be able to find a venue that has set aside certain dates for Christmas party bookings already. If you start planning now, then there’s less chance that things will slip past the deadline and things won’t go to plan…and what fun would that be? So, is it ever too early to plan a Christmas... Read More »

Why Outsource?

Feb 16, 2022 |
Outsourcing has been proven to help businesses succeed by outsourcing specific tasks to an external company. Why should you outsource? Here are a few reasons why. When you employ someone, not only do you need to train this person, pay their salary and provide all their equipment, you are also paying government costs. Outsourcing can help a company convert this fixed cost into a variable one that can produce significant... Read More »

Business Startup Costs

Jan 26, 2022 |
Startup costs are expenses or upfront costs that occur before the launch of your business and start bringing in revenue. These expenses can be split into two categories, one-time and ongoing expenses. By separating them, you can create a more accurate estimate of what it will take to launch your business. Here are some typical costs to consider in both categories: One-time expenses Registering your business Any licences or permits... Read More »

Ways to keep track of your orders

Sep 7, 2021 |
In a product-based business, you need orders to keep your business going.  Keeping track of those orders to ensure they are sent on time to the customer is vital to ensure return customers and word of mouth recommendations.  But how can you track your orders?  Here are three ways this can be done. Spreadsheets: Keeping a record of orders in a spreadsheet format will make searching and handling them far... Read More »