JOB UPDATE – I’m no longer redundant – I took on a new role

As many of you will be aware, I was recently made redundant at the company I had worked at for the last 12 years. It wasn’t really a surprise as the company is going through a fairly large downsizing, but it did allow me to consider my future a bit more closely. I was seriously

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3 Fresh Ideas to Revamp Your Company’s Culture of Communication

Company culture is not only important since it sets the tone for the workplace and goals, but it’s also essential to mix things up. Letting it get stagnant is a surefire way to dampen creativity in the ranks, so you want to make sure that your team is always excited and engaged by prospects. Revamping

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Can You Make Money on Amazon FBA – My First Year in Review

I’ll start by saying that the Amazon FBA program has changed my life. I no longer look at the world the same way, and more than ever I see opportunity to generate a profit than I ever had before. Having said that, I want to also say that while I love Amazon, I also hate

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Tactics for Updating Your Business’s Communication Tools on a Budget

As a business leader, you should always be looking for ways in which you can improve your business efficiency, while cutting down on unnecessary costs. This is what makes it so difficult when it comes time to upgrade your company’s communications tools, as many of the more modern features may seem like a waste of

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My role has been made redundant – what now?

It finally happened, my role at my 9 to 5 job was made redundant and so now I have to work out what happens next? I’m pretty lucky actually, the company I work for is very generous when it comes to how they treat employees who no longer have a job. Let’s go through it:

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Black Friday Cyber Monday Sham

I’m writing this post after a very successful Black Friday across all our sales channels. I know all you guys in the USA go nuts for the sales that happen on Black Friday and Cyber Monday, and in some cases it’s justified. I did a promotion on our products giving people 15% off if they

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Hoes Does Leverage Work In FOREX?

The leverage effect is an important aspect of currency trading offered by brokers, and most of them allow clients to invest money using borrowed capital. What is leverage? How does it work? What are the risks? Currencies typically move in very small increments each day, giving traders the ability to make money on the FOREX

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Heads Up for XTrade Traders: Look Towards Iceland

If you are an active trader on the forex markets, then you know that there are a lot of different factors that can influence the prices of foreign currencies. Whether it be natural phenomenon, political instability, or economic fluctuation, there a tons of different factors that savvy traders know to watch. The smartest traders even

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Is This The Best You’ve Got?

I’m not a huge follower of American politics, however, even down here in Australia, it’s been hard to get away from all the news reports regarding Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump running for president. Normally when the US elections roll around it’s fairly easy to see which side has the “better” candidate and which team

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I’m finally done with our builder – 1 year and 1 month after handover!

When my wife and I decided to build a house we thought we knew what we were getting in for, after all, we had done it before 7 years earlier. I had no idea just how wrong of an assumption that was. It turns out that not all builders and site supervisors are created equal.

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How To Maximize Business Profits By Reducing Costs

When it comes to running a successful business, the aim of the game is to maximize profits. Let’s face it, if you aren’t turning a profit then you aren’t going to be in business for very long. The obvious answer when it comes to hitting those profit goals is to increase revenue, however, selling more

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3 Things To Know About Day Trading Lifestyle

A lot of people these days are tempted by the idea of going into business for themselves. We wrote recently about how to become an entrepreneur in the modern economic climate, and this is something more and more people seem to be interested in. But even if you’re not looking to start your own business,

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