16 Jan, "17

4 Tools That Will Change How Your Business Shares Files in 2017

If file sharing only brings to mind Google Drive, think again. There are a host of supporting players that are changing the way businesses share files internally and with other businesses, and once you find out what you’ve been missing, you’ll understand that file sharing technology is constantly evolving.

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20 Dec, "16

Flowfold: minimalist gear, maximum wholesale success

Flowfold makes “minimalist gear for everyday adventures”. They want to be the wallet in your pocket, or the bag on your shoulder when going up the hiking trail, or on your next rock-climbing adventure, or as you fight the crowds on your morning commute.

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14 Dec, "16

What is healthy inventory management?

When you’re starting your business in either retail or wholesale, maintaining your inventory is critical for your business to succeed. When it comes to inventory management, you need to make sure you have the right amount of products, at the right place, at the right time, and at the right price. However, figuring out what’s right for all the different facets of inventory management can be challenging.

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8 Dec, "16

Expanding into wholesale: finding the right retailers

Things are looking up for your retail business, and customers are buzzing about your products. As you see sales increase, you decide to buckle down and get lucrative: it’s time to become a wholesaler!

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2 Dec, "16

Benefits of using a cloud-based order management system

What is an order management system or OMS? In short, it’s the system you use to track the orders your receive from customers for goods or services. An OMS also tracks customer data and inventory on hand. If you’re a retailer or wholesaler, you probably already have an OMS - even if it’s just in the form of a messy spreadsheet.

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23 Nov, "16

Dick Smith Electronics: From boom to bust

In early 2016, Dick Smith Electronics announced they would be shutting all 363 stores in Australia and New Zealand. For a homegrown brand that grew out of rented premises in a suburban carpark, the closure of Dick Smith Electronics stores has left Australians disappointed to see the demise of a once great local retailer.

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22 Nov, "16

Why honesty and transparency are essential for small businesses

I want to be honest with you. I’ve never owned a small business. I’ve merely been a dedicated employee in a small business for a year and a half. I loved that business and I loved the culture we cultivated there.

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18 Nov, "16

6 questions to ask yourself before launching an eCommerce venture

eCommerce has witnessed tremendous growth in the past few years. Enough growth to attract a slew of entrepreneurs all jumping onto the bandwagon in search of fame and fortune.  Starting an eCommerce business can be fast and relatively easy and cheap.

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