Why you should have a contingency plan

From terrorism to fire, from extreme weather or earthquakes to cyber-attacks – how would your business cope if it was affected?  Would your staff know what to do? Would you be able to keep trading? Having a contingency plan is not just a precaution; it’s a necessity. Small businesses need to be prepared for a range of scenarios. Without a solid contingency plan, your business could face significant setbacks or…  Read more

How transparent is your pricing?

Navigating the current economic environment can feel like an uphill battle, especially in relation to your pricing strategy. Globally, economies are experiencing an inflationary environment. In the US, for example, average prices have surged by over 20% since the start of the pandemic, significantly influencing consumer price sensitivity. With inflation becoming a part of our daily lives, your potential clients—regardless of industry—are likely to take more time to invest and…  Read more

Cracking down on retail theft – tactics for shoplifting deterrence

As a small business owner, one of your biggest concerns may be the threat of retail theft. It’s understandable that the thought of someone stealing from you could be both frustrating and disheartening, especially when you’ve poured so much effort into building your business.  Shoplifting can have a significant impact on your bottom line, making it essential to take steps to deter potential thieves and protect your merchandise. In this…  Read more

Is the 4-Day Work Week for You? Pros, Cons and Tips

When was the last time you felt that you had a week’s worth of energy to pour into just four days of work? As COVID-19 has reshaped our work-life balance and continues to redefine what is essential in our professional world, the concept of a shorter workweek is gaining traction. With proposed legislation in various states and countries, and the ongoing conversation among professionals, it’s evident that the discussion around…  Read more

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