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How to Bring Your Build in On Budget

Time is money on a building site and in so many cases, buildings cost more because of the amount of extra time that has gone into them. It might be that a bad week of weather made the site unworkable for a few days or that a supplier was lagging behind the rest of the process – whatever it is, it costs. But this isn’t the only way your budget

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The 4 Corners You Must Never Cut For Success In Your SME

What’s your business strategy? It’s a question many nascent or would be entrepreneurs ask themselves. Any enterprise worth pursuing needs a direction to head in. Any journey worth taking needs to be carefully mapped out when that first step is taken. What is it that your business aims to achieve? How can your business achieve these aims better than your competitors could? What is your ultimate goal? How will you

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Effective Ways To Save Your Money

If you think that saving money is about math, then you are wrong- it is all about setting your priorities right. Healthy monetary habits can help you save money to start a business and secure your family financially. Your willingness to put your future ahead of your present requirements is the key to make financial savings. However, you will need to be dedicated towards making this habit a part of your life. Here are some ways

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The Hidden Financial Costs Of Growing Your Small Business

The thing with small businesses is that we don’t want them to stay small forever. We want them to become medium-sized businesses, and possibly even big businesses one day too. Growth is seen as the natural progression, and it’s something we all aspire to see. Saying this, growing a business isn’t as easy as it may seem. The most attractive aspect of growing a business is the thought of making

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Causes for increased fuel consumption

Surely, many of you have come across such a phenomenon as increased fuel consumption in your car. In most cases, this is not due to a malfunction in the vehicle itself but due to external factors such as the current weather conditions, your driving style, fuel quality, etc. This does not mean, however, that increased fuel consumption in your car is not associated with a malfunction. Sometimes, increased fuel consumption

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Culture Inspires

Culture has been defined by so many experts in so many different ways. One of the top students of society defined it as the set of practices that are adopted by a population in order to adjust to their surroundings. There are a lot of people that believe this to be an accurate definition of what culture is. If this is true then the reality is that culture will always

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Cutting Business Costs When Running A Garage

When you run a business, sometimes it can seem like the expenses just keep rising. This can be a total nightmare, because it can make it even harder to run your business within your budget. On average, business costs tends to increase by 10 to 20 percent per year, which means that after five years of running, your business costs will have increased by between 50 and 100 percent, which

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The Ultimate Small But Mighty Business Guide

There are millions of small businesses located in the united states alone. It’s a sad fact that almost half of small businesses will choose to close before they hit their 5 year mark. If you’re going to avoid this for your business, you need to take some of the advice outlined in this small but mighty business guide. Read on to get a feel for how you can avoid some

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Should You Sell Your Business or Should You Stick It Out?

Every entrepreneur remembers the uphill struggle of getting their first business off the ground. They remember the meticulous detail with which they composed their business plan. They remember the sacrifices they made of their time and effort and the social engagements they turned down to make their dream a reality. They remember the passion with which they argued for and won funding from banks, business lenders and investors. They remember

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