Mental health stigma holds back ex-services people from getting jobs

Research out today, by SSAFA, the Armed Forces charity claims that British ex-service personnel struggle to find work due to mental health stigma. Almost a half (46 percent) of UK recruiters worry about hiring a service leaver in case they had mental health issues. Despite best efforts from British companies …

Workers calls for more action on diversity and inclusion

Almost half (46 percent) of Britain’s workforce think their employer could do more when it comes to diversity, with 58 percent of employees from Black and Minority Ethnic (BAME) backgrounds agreeing, according to a report from Culture Shift. Despite 79 percent of employees confirming that working somewhere with a diverse …

5 smart and affordable digital marketing strategies to grow your venture

As an entrepreneur, running your venture will always be your top priority. But if you’re not taking advantage of digital marketing, you’re missing out on potential growth. Many of your potential customers are probably already searching for what you offer online, so it’s a must that you set your business …

Is a default WooCommerce installation really ready for a live client site?

WooCommerce is often touted as a great solution for setting up an online storefront. However, can it really be used straight out of the box, with a bare minimum of tweaks? Many think so, but we’re not so sure — although it does depend on your overall goals. This article will …

5 ways to effectively communicate with customers around safety policies and procedures

This article originally published on GoDaddy’s OpenWeStand.org website. As a small business owner, you likely had to change several aspects of your operations because of COVID-19. From protecting your employees to enforcing social distancing, 2020 has been a learning curve for everyone. As your customers return to your business, they …