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The Rise Of The Greypreneur


2017
01.19

If you look around most business establishments in your local area, you probably have noticed that there are an increasing number of older people working on offices. However, you might also see many business owners with grey hair. This is largely due to the fact that more and more retirees are using their retirement benefits to start their own business.

When most people think of entrepreneurs and business start-ups, they think of ambitious men and women who are full of youth and hope. But the new players in start-ups seem to be people in their fifties and sixties. They have surged to the forefront of the entrepreneurial stage. This growing trend of businesses being started and run by older business owners has led to the creation of new terms such as ‘seniorpreneur’ and ‘greypreneur.’

Risk and starting off with nothing are normally the things that are associated with entrepreneurship and startup. However, this new breed of business newbies are some people who who have spent a lifetime building their wealth and are not interested in taking on too much risk. Their experience, credentials and willingness to continue working into their retirement years is what helps them gain the trust of customers and the confidence of loans officers at their bank or credit union.

Today, there is an increasing number of greypreneurs in Australia. Continue reading at: http://www.huffingtonpost.com.au/jane-jackson/the-rise-of-the-greypreneur

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Why Is Quality Important for a Business?


2016
10.05

Whether your products are for wholesale or for retail distribution, quality control is mandatory for your business no matter what specific industry you are in. From food manufacturing to pharmaceuticals, to toys and clothing lines, quality products satisfy customers. For this reason, quality controller jobs will always be in demand, particularly for those with the right education and experience.

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Naturally, quality control is not a job suited to everyone. So if you are considering being your business’ own quality controller, you should be sure to assess your natural skills and aptitudes.

Quality control is the practice of developing systems for manufacturing businesses to a consistent quality of products according to specifications that exceeds or at least meets the requirements of your customers.

Aside from helping your business being able to deliver quality products that meet your customers’ expectation, quality control procedures also influence your reputation. With the popularity of social media, customers and prospects can easily share both favourable opinions and criticisms of your product on product review sites, forums and social networking sites. Poor quality or a product failure that results in a product recall campaign can create negative publicity and damage your reputation.

Apart from these two mentioned, there are some other reasons why your business should consider quality control procedures. For more on quality control, you should read this interesting article from Small Business Chronicles.

Check out the full article here: http://smallbusiness.chron.com/quality-important-business-57470.html

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Australians willing to trade pay for flexibility


2016
02.08

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With the current globalisation that is taking place in all areas of economy and technology, more and more pursuits has developed and growth. One of these pursuits is service outsourcing.

By definition, outsourcing services simply pertain to getting other people to work on assigned tasks for faster completion of such assignments. The bottom line is to delegate some portions of work to individuals or firms that are not permanently connected to the party providing the work.

Assigned works are delivered within the specified deadline. In return, the company or person offering the work should provide the payment for the work accomplished. The decision whether continuous flow of work will be outsourced or the connection be terminated after the accomplishment of a particular task is on the hands of the outsourcing company.

One of the biggest advantages of outsourcing is that the whole workload of the business or home is reduced, which are all directed to faster completion of all goals when it comes to work. Outsourcing some of the tasks allows more time to complete other chores for the business or work. Through outsourcing services, the person or company can concentrate on other fundamental assignments, which makes the completion quicker and more efficiently done.

Today, more and more Australians are choosing to outsource household services even if they pay some cash. Read this article for more details: http://www.perthnow.com.au/business/work/australians-willing-to-trade-pay-for-flexibility/news-story/3caf4e72989766de4a475bd48e8b271d