Archive of ‘Business’ category

Intern

5 Lessons Learnt Being an Intern

    Volunteering is a great way to gain experience, especially if you’ve been out of the workforce for a while or are looking to get established in a new area. Here are five benefits to be gained from volunteering and five lessons I learnt from interning. I recently completed a Bachelor of Business Studies […] Read more…

Custom Keepsakes

Mum in Business: Lois from Custom Keepsakes

Name: Lois Business: Custom Keepsakes Website: http://www.customkeepsakes.co.nz Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/customkeepsakesNZ Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/customkeepsakesnz   Meet the lovely Lois from Custom Keepsakes, she makes the most beautiful custom pieces to preserve your family’s memories! Read a little about who she is, what she does and her amazing business! What do I do? At Custom Keepsakes I simply do what the […] Read more…

The Baby View Awards Coming Soon

Coming Soon: The Baby View Awards 2015

I’m super excited to announce The Baby View Awards 2015 are coming soon!  This year we will be doing things a little differently and I can’t wait to share all the details with you. Right now I am taking Expressions of Interests from businesses who are interested in becoming either a Category Sponsor or Prize […] Read more…

The Importance of a Strong Brand

The Importance of a Strong Brand

How can you make your business stand out? That’s a question all businesses, not just small businesses, ask at some point. A strong brand is one way to achieve this. Branding, as Inkee Press, the Graphic Designer for the Baby View, puts it, can be thought of as “your ‘shop window’: you may have the […] Read more…

End of Financial Year Checklist

End of Financial Year Checklist

So with the end of another financial year almost upon us it is time to check that your business accounts are in order ready to hand over to your accountant or for you to complete your tax return yourself. Some of these things you can get onto now, while others can’t be completed just yet […] Read more…

How to Use Social Media for Small Business

How to use social media for small business

Social media is everywhere these days – and with developments in society such as the ongoing spread of smart devices, faster internet speeds, and greater community access to the internet, social media is only set to become even more widely used and thus even more valuable as a means to grow your small business. As […] Read more…

Simple Tips to Enhance your Website

Simple Tips to Enhance your Website

For many businesses nowadays, the website is often the first impression a customer receives. When you hear about something – you ‘Google’ it to find out more! Take a look at our easy tips to enhancing your business website. Keep it clear to read and navigate. Make sure it is instantly apparent what your website […] Read more…

Staying Focused and Getting the Work Done

Four Essential Tips for Getting Work Done

Distractions from getting work done can be an ever-present and major issue, especially if you’re both a parent and a small business owner. I would know – I’m a Father, a small business owner, and a business student. I have experience with needing to juggle multiple things in a day, needing to work from home, […] Read more…

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