Tag: Business plan

Business Improver: Forex Trade

In today’s world, growing businesses find themselves looking for ways to improve their profits through much more efficient methods. An option that seems to be a great alternative is Forex trading. This helps such businesses to work with the different types of currencies that best fits their needs regarding crucial aspects of their business, such as expansion into foreign markets.

The other most reliable alternative is to reinvest capital in order to gain more liquid currencies profits that would goon to areas like market research or any other internal operations that require capital when traded back or to make outside purchases. In this manner, the financial position of a business can see dramatic increases by utilising forex and CFDs from different trading platforms. Continue reading “Business Improver: Forex Trade”

Money and the ‘Generation Gap’

Money and the ‘Generation Gap’ – Prof Parimal Merchant, Principal Advisor-Asian Institute of Family Managed Business (AIFMB)

A young man, not very interested in the ‘boring, traditional’ family business, decided to strike out on his own and take up a job in a trendy tech company. Now his reasoning was that he would earn only around 25 thousand here, but at least he would be part of a trendy corporate culture, and hang out with the ‘cool’ crowd. So he started work, and with the first salary he got, decided to take his entire family out to dinner. His father had painstakingly built up the family business, and had been dreaming of passing it on to his son, dreams which were now dashed. Nevertheless, he put on a smile and went along, seeing how proud his son was to be taking out his family for a treat, with money that he and he alone had earned. Continue reading “Money and the ‘Generation Gap’”

Before Racing From Engineering to Management

Ever wondered why MBA is a natural choice for most engineering graduates in India?

Well, each of them might have their individual rationale to pursue management education as their post graduate qualification but the overarching truth is awfully simple. In India it is believed that on an average, a MBA degree double your value in the job market. How and why is neither known nor desired to be known. Coaching institutes don’t talk about it, parents often don’t get into it and b-schools don’t speak about it. Yet the magic wand is supposed to work and double your likely CTC soon after you graduate. Continue reading “Before Racing From Engineering to Management”

Accounting for Startups

Successful entrepreneurs are good strategists. They have foresight to spot future trends. They have insights to commercialize and execute ideas. But most entrepreneurs might have little or no exposure to system of accounting their business transactions. Growing number of technology start-ups are ideated by technical specialists with expertise in their area of interest. The big questions are – is there a serious need for them to know the importance of accounting at the start-up stage? Does lack of accounting exposure affect the way business decisions are made in a newly established innovative venture? How can knowledge of accounting make difference to the management of start-ups? Continue reading “Accounting for Startups”

Run Your Online Business on a Low Budget

Today, most people do not read books in hard copy, but on their Kindles. They do not listen to the news on the radio, but via podcasts. Instead of watching TV shows on TVs, they stream them on Netflix. These are just the most obvious examples of how the digital environment takes over our lives in this day and age – not to mention online shopping, online dating, online chatting and online working! Online businesses are not as new right now as they used to be ten or fifteen years ago and they became an omnipresent part of our daily lives. That is why more and more people decide to go into this venture. However, starting an online business is not cheap, so you might want to try to save some money, if possible. Here is how you can do that more easily. Continue reading “Run Your Online Business on a Low Budget”

What Might Happen If You Do Not Have An Office Cleaning Team

Life as we know it now is but the coordinated action of several functions. We take most of it for granted and forget the way the process has evolved. The modern world is filled with several such functions which have been perfected over time and we are reaping the benefits of its perfection. But what if one of them stopped performing as it were. Imagine the way everything would go berserk at even the smallest thing getting disrupted. Take for example, your office cleaning team. Continue reading “What Might Happen If You Do Not Have An Office Cleaning Team”

Three Ways Technology Can Improve Your Office Environment

Smart technology is a hot topic in business, with new products coming on the market every day designed to make your office environment more enjoyable. If you want to know what the many benefits are of integrating these top technology inventions into vital areas of your company, read on.  Continue reading “Three Ways Technology Can Improve Your Office Environment”

Mortgage Rates- Which one is best for you?

Mortgage rates are repaid or written off over a preferred loan term and they depend heavily on the annual income pf the loan taker. To determine this figure, most mortgage companies calculate certain ratios based on which they evaluate the monthly mortgage payments of both the interest as well as the principal. The flexibility varies with each company, but are you yet to decide which suits you best? Continue reading “Mortgage Rates- Which one is best for you?”

Why businesses need an integrated digital marketing services

One of the thoughts to ponder is in this digital era, when so many companies are jumping the bandwagon for having a presence on the web, why specifically do businesses need an integrated digital marketing services for making their presence felt over the web. Is it something that cannot be done in-house? Continue reading “Why businesses need an integrated digital marketing services”

Sustainable Business Models – Infographic

In this digiotal economy, we are witnessing a plethora of startups which are banking on the blossoming economy and trying to create value for the ecosystem. But not many of these entrepreneural ventures are able to make it big, in the days to come. So what could be the issues surrounding sustainability of business models?

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