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3 Ways That New Businesses are Important to Good Economies

3 Ways That New Businesses are Important to Good Economies

While big booms of new businesses can be bad in times of economic crisis, there are times and places where new businesses are important to the overall growth and goodness of a solid economy. How so? Read on for a few examples of how some new businesses are good things when it comes to economic [...]

February 16, 2018 admin News Comments Off on 3 Ways That New Businesses are Important to Good Economies

IT Downtime Costs Businesses $1.55 Million Per Year, Report Says (INFOGRAPHIC)

IT Downtime Costs Businesses $1.55 Million Per Year, Report Says (INFOGRAPHIC)

Whether small or big, technology downtime is a concern for all types of businesses. Cost of a Tech Fail According to a new report by Ireland-based IT solutions company, ERS IT Solutions, on average IT downtime costs businesses $1.55 million every year. Technology Downtime Causes Loss of Work Hours Businesses do not only lose money due [...]

January 29, 2018 Loknath Das Business Comments Off on IT Downtime Costs Businesses $1.55 Million Per Year, Report Says (INFOGRAPHIC)

12 Must-Have SaaS Tools For Small Businesses

12 Must-Have SaaS Tools For Small Businesses

© Tierney – Fotolia.com For every essential business function, there’s an app or cloud-based service to help. There’s no question that we have more apps and Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) tools at our disposal today than ever before. If there’s a function your business does or needs to do, there’s a good chance someone has an app [...]

January 29, 2018 Loknath Das Business Comments Off on 12 Must-Have SaaS Tools For Small Businesses

Headlines About United Airlines, Internet Privacy That Could Impact Businesses

Headlines About United Airlines, Internet Privacy That Could Impact Businesses

A few nationwide headlines over the past couple of weeks could have small business implications — or at least lessons to be learned. The United Airlines PR disaster is one that might not impact small businesses directly. But it can still teach businesses a few valuable lessons about how to avoid similar issues. And the [...]

June 8, 2017 Loknath Das Business Comments Off on Headlines About United Airlines, Internet Privacy That Could Impact Businesses

How Employer-Sponsored Health Insurance Differs at Big and Small Businesses

How Employer-Sponsored Health Insurance Differs at Big and Small Businesses

Many people are aware that big companies are much more likely than small businesses to offer employer-sponsored health insurance to their employees. The Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS), an annual effort to query nearly 40,000 establishments, conducted by the Federal Government’s Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality shows that only 34.8 percent of private sector [...]

May 12, 2017 Loknath Das Health Comments Off on How Employer-Sponsored Health Insurance Differs at Big and Small Businesses

Hundreds Of U.S. Businesses Urge Trump To Uphold Paris Climate Deal

Hundreds Of U.S. Businesses Urge Trump To Uphold Paris Climate Deal

Hundreds of businesses such as Starbucks, General Mills and Hewlett Packard are asking President-elect Donald Trump to follow through on U.S. commitments to combat climate change. They argue it’s good for business. More than 360 companies and investors made their plea in an open letter to Trump, President Obama and members of Congress. They called [...]

November 19, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Hundreds Of U.S. Businesses Urge Trump To Uphold Paris Climate Deal

National talking tour tells businesses to innovate with technology

National talking tour tells businesses to innovate with technology

The chief technology officer at Callaghan Innovation returned home four months ago after 20 years of working in the United States, and is now touring the country advising Kiwis how to integrate newer technologies with their businesses. “I noticed when I came back that our distance and isolation doesn’t have to hurt us,” he said. “We shouldn’t be behind, but [...]

November 19, 2016 Saheli Technology Comments Off on National talking tour tells businesses to innovate with technology

William Kendall: ‘In Britain we’re selling our businesses too readily’

William Kendall: ‘In Britain we’re selling our businesses too readily’

The chairman of Cawston Press, who turned the New Covent Garden Soup Company and Green & Black’s into major brands, talks to Anna Isaac about building a crack team, selling your first company and why a minute without a good finance person is a minute wasted. How did you get involved with the New Covent [...]

September 5, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on William Kendall: ‘In Britain we’re selling our businesses too readily’

Police target Turkish businesses in post-coup crackdown

Police target Turkish businesses in post-coup crackdown

Turkish riot police have raided the offices of 51 businesses and detained dozens of executives the government accuses of aiding an exiled cleric blamed by PresidentRecep Tayyip Erdogan for a failed coup. The raids were part of a sweepinggovernment crackdown in which 17,800 people, including journalists, academics, military personnel and bureaucrats rounded up since last [...]

August 17, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Police target Turkish businesses in post-coup crackdown

Small businesses shake up the mix at local malls

Small businesses shake up the mix at local malls

When a 4,000-square-foot space opened up at Town Center Corte Madera, an open-air shopping center near San Francisco, Colliers International had a choice. The brokerage firm could seek out another large tenant to fill the space, or divide it into two less-expensive locations that would be friendlier to small businesses. After parsing through sales data [...]

June 22, 2016 Saheli Real Estate Comments Off on Small businesses shake up the mix at local malls