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A CEO's Top 5 Tips for Recruiting A Players

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From 4247 days ago
Made Hot by: thecorneroffice on December 6, 2012 5:31 pm
Over the years I’ve realised that small businesses in particular cannot afford not to have top quality team from day one. Successful companies are no different than sports teams, where the team with more A players is more likely to win. Here are the top five things I learned from my previous mistak Read More
When someone lands on your webpage, you have just a few seconds to draw them in before they decide whether to read more or leave. This means that as soon as your visitor glances at the page, it’s essential they’re clear what the purpose of your site is. Here are examples of who got it right and wro Read More
In this blog bOnline CEO Anthony Karibian reveals the scam that customers are falling for again and again when it comes to utilities, mobile phones and others... Read More

No Piercings Please! People Prefer Smartly Dressed Workers

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From 4254 days ago
Made Hot by: ShawnHessinger on November 28, 2012 6:08 am
When it comes to professions such as shop assistants and bar workers, dress codes vary considerably. But a new report has revealed that people are put off approaching workers who are scruffily dressed or have tattoos or facial piercings. Read More
If you could choose your boss, there is probably a long list of attributes you’d like them to have - but would gender come into the equation? According to a new poll, it’s an important consideration for women, who prefer male bosses. Read More
According to a new report, a shocking 37% of small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) in the UK don’t have a website. This is despite the numerous benefits that even a simple site can have. Read more stats here. Read More

Social Media Bottom of the List for Customer Service

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From 4260 days ago
Made Hot by: IpswitchPublic on November 25, 2012 5:43 am
Despite the popularity of social media, people would rather deal with businesses over the phone and email when it comes to customer service. Find out why, and get all the stats here. Read More
Surely as a customer becomes loyal to your brand, you'd want to reward them, right? Our CEO thinks some brands are actually doing the opposite - punishing customers for their loyalty. Find out how companies are losing touch with their customers' needs. Read More
The ‘world’s worst hotel’ has taken to warning people in advance about the poor state of the facilities on offer. Despite boasts of being “cheap, dirty, cold, poorly lit”, the hotel still attracts scores of guests. Read about its clever marketing campaign here. Read More
As well as looking professional, your site also needs to be easy for your customers to use. We challenge you to navigate your way around this first site! Read More

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