Growth

8 killer retail success tips

- March 13, 2017 3 MIN READ

Every small business wants to make each year better than the last, so here are some ways you can build from last year’s performance to keep upping the ante. Upgrade outdated technology Examine the technologies you have in your business and see if any of them could use an upgrade. If you find that your tools are… Read more »

Business Advice

How to improve your website ranking

- March 10, 2017 3 MIN READ

Competition for the top rankings in the search engine results page is increasing. Changes in Google’s algorithms have prioritised images, videos, local search and expanded text ads, causing many digital marketers to neglect their organic (standard) search listing. So here are some tips to help you master the basics and make your search listings stand… Read more »

Business Advice

This trend is the exciting future of SEO

- February 22, 2017 4 MIN READ

The only thing that stays true about SEO is the fact that its constantly changing. An emerging trend that is continuing to grow in momentum is voice search. Ever since Apple rolled out Siri on the iPhone 4S in October 2011, the way people search the internet has started changing. According to Google, 20 per… Read more »

Features

Why some small businesses are left out in the cold

- February 18, 2017 2 MIN READ

Every business in this day and age needs modern technology to enhance their business, market their brand and generally improve their efficiency. With technology, it allows businesses to compete locally and globally, but a lack of technology can hurt the ability to keep up with competitors. A new study released by Cisco reveals that inspite… Read more »

Business Advice

Why blogging could be good for you

- January 18, 2017 4 MIN READ

Small business owners are experts on the products they sell or services they provide and increasingly customers want access to the knowledge of experts. Blogging is the perfect way to showcase your skills, build your credibility and give customers what they crave. However, many small business owners fear blogging for a variety of reasons. Some claim they… Read more »

Influencers

Flick Electric Co: Putting power in the hands of the people

- October 10, 2016 5 MIN READ

Electricity is usually in the hands of the big guys, but this small venture from Wellington is putting power back in the hands of consumers and helping us little guys give fixed electricity prices the final flick. Harnessing the potential of metering technology, they’re disrupting the traditional sales model and giving greater transparency behind usage and pricing.… Read more »