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Small business advice, business ideas for UK start-ups

Small business advice, business ideas for UK start-ups
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8 Surefire Ways to Demotivate Your Employees Ever notice how a new employee’s enthusiasm eventually wears off? In 85% of companies, employees’ morale significantly drops off after their first six months on the job, according to a survey from Harvard Management Update. For the most part, enthusiasm is determined by work environment, and it can be fostered or hindered by you—the boss. Employee motivation experts say the best way to keep employee enthusiasm moving forward is to “first, do no harm.” Set up a business There are rules you must follow when setting up a business. You can also get help and support. Register your business Most businesses register as a sole trader, limited company or ‘ordinary’ partnership.

Resources of royalty-free images for your tech blog — web development resources There are a lot of collections with great + free image resources out there. And I use them to find great images too. However I found some resources more useful than others, since I’m mostly looking for tech-related images for our web dev blog. With tech-related images I mean: different situations of people working together/in front of a PC, screenshots, images with different PCs and notebooks. 1. Create images on your own Laziness & productivity Here are some Tories: Once they enter the workplace, the British are among the worst idlers in the world...We work among the lowest hours, we retire early and our productivity is poor. This is silly. Undergraduate » Centre for Enterprise and Entrepreneurship Studies The Centre for Enterprise and Entrepreneurship Studies discovery modules (delivered as part of the University’s Enterprise & Innovation discovery theme1) are designed to help you to enhance many of the non-subject specific, transferrable skills that top employers are seeking in graduates. For example: Organisation & Planning – Adaptability – Team working – Leadership – Communication skills – Networking – Creative thinking – Negotiation – Innovative ideas – Enterprise skills To see how the Enterprise & Innovation modules can link together, download a module map here2. Discovery modules 2016/17

usersnap Maybe you’ve heard the news. We at Usersnap launched a little side project, called Displaying stories of digital crafters and showing real people behind pixels, bytes and bug reports.