How to paint in cold weather at your construction site

The polar vortex and global warming are changing the way construction projects are managed and how tasks are being scheduled. Learning how to paint in cold weather has become a daunting, yet necessary challenge, and every day painting pros and construction professionals are struggling to meet project timelines. This guide will …

3 Ways That Forex Trading Is Changing the Business World

Companies interact with and are affected by the forex or overseas market in various ways. Some of which include importing merchandise from abroad or exporting goods to a foreign country. In most circumstances, such transactions involve the sending or receiving of foreign currency and naturally, you’ll be susceptible to exchange …

UK chancellor announces 2% ‘digital services tax’ on tech giants’ revenues starting in April 2020

The UK government has announced a new “digital services” tax of two percent that it plans to start levying on the UK revenues of tech giants like Amazon, Google and Apple based on the money they make on digital services like advertising and streaming entertainment (but not online sales). Announced …

Viral clip of Donald Trump and his umbrella is a metaphor for his whole presidency

Donald Trump did more than just play the victim-blaming game after Saturday’s horrific synagogue shooting. He also abandoned an umbrella as he climbed aboard Air Force One. In a clip that quickly went viral, Trump is seen walking up the stairs leading to his presidential jet, umbrella in hand. As …

China’s ByteDance leapfrogs Uber to becomes world’s most valuable startup

Move aside Uber, China’s ByteDance is now the world’s highest-valued tech startup. That’s according to reports from Forbes and Bloomberg both of which claim that the company has completed a $3 billion investment that values the company at $75 billion. A source with knowledge of the deal confirmed the round …

How to Find Cheap Long Distance Movers for Your Home Business

Long-distance moves do not happen often but when they do happen, you need to be prepared. You, being an entrepreneur are different from everyone else because you’re going to have to relocate your business! If this scenario is looming, it may be time for you to do your homework and …

Smart Contract Safety: Best Practices & Design Patterns

Blockchain technology is still a highly experimental technology. Things move fast and you should expect constant changes in the security landscape, as new bugs and security risks are discovered and new best practices are developed. Following the security practices described in this article will help you better understand how to …

The self-employed live day to day but remain worried about plans for the future, claims study

Self-employed workers are mostly financially secure and happy in the present, but concerned about the future, a new report by IPSE (the Association of Independent Professionals and the Self-Employed) and Sherpa has found. The report, ‘The Path to Prosperity, claims that although almost three quarters (72 percent) of freelancers are currently …

Treat people like the burden they are with Google's 'call screen' feature

Google knows a lot about you, including, apparently, how much you hate answering the phone.  At the Pixel 3 press launch Tuesday, the company unveiled a new feature for its flagship smartphone that aims to make that most annoying of moments just slightly less so. And, in the process, it …

Podcast – Balance Romance and Business with Your Partner – Interview with Empowered Couple Jocelyn and Aaron Freeman

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How to follow up with clients — 8 tips for success

You have an amazing first meeting with a potential client. You’re excited! It’s going to be a fantastic project, and you know you can deliver exactly what they need, within their budget and timeframe constraints. You email your thanks, including follow-up questions, and then poof! They’ve disappeared into the ether, …

Business Travel Need Not Be Tedious When You Are Living Out of a Suitcase

According to author Jase Ramsey, PhD., “The consequences of not performing well on a business trip are grave, thus anything that increases an already stressful environment is worth addressing.” While most of us sometimes sit behind our desk, stare blankly into the screen and wish we could have jobs that allow …

Shortlist for Business Book Awards features more on workplace and wellbeing than ever before

This year’s shortlist for the Business Booko Awards features more books than ever on wellbeing and happiness in the workplace as well as career self-development,  company culture and business ethics. A record number of women authors have also made the shortlist. On 16th January authors, past winners, publishers and journalists gathered …

A new age of reason for workplace design and management

The enduring struggle to improve the working conditions and performance of people through the design and management of their workplaces has more than a whiff of the Enlightenment of the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries about it. The Enlightenment marked a new era in which the old superstitions and dogmas were to be …

Podcast – Achieve a Culture of Productivity – Interview with Culture Design Expert Jessica Higgins

Subscribe to Home Business TV YouTube Channel (Click)  Stream Audio or Download MP3 File: Download Now   Listen to Episode At Blog Talk Radio Interview with Attorney Jessica Higgins An entrepreneur’s world, particularly with a startup, can be 24/7. Can you actually work less and be more productive? Can you …

Are You Getting Through? Email Open Rates by Industry

There’s no doubt that email marketing can be an extremely effective tool to drive conversions; a survey from Econsultancy found that three quarters of companies agree it offers ‘excellent’ to ‘good’ ROI. However, it’s important to note that, perhaps unsurprisingly, metrics such as open rate can vary a lot depending …

Change of mindset can transform workplace performance says Smart Summit

Changing mindsets and the workplace through co-creative leadership was the theme of the latest Quora Smartworking Summit which took place this week at ExCeL London. Hosted by Quora’s Managing Director John Blackwell, the event featured a distinguished group of senior leaders who discussed under Chatham House rules, how they have …