James Cummings

How to Protect Your Business from Financial Loss

If you are self-employed or run a small business, you are bound to encounter risks in the daily running of your business. Unless you take proactive steps to limit the effects of these risks, they could very well jeopardize the success of your business, if not result in complete business failure. Investing in general liability […]
February 17, 2020 1,361 Reads share

Top Tips for Starting a Business from Your Garage

Starting your own business can be a challenging yet exhilarating experience, but for many people, taking that first step is the hardest.  Once you have decided that you are cut out for a life of entrepreneurship, the next step is to consider your starting point. While it is okay to invest a lot of money […]
December 11, 2019 1,658 Reads share
Ways to Build Your Social Capital

Superb Ways to Build Your Social Capital

Social capital used to be the concept where an entrepreneur, political figure, or someone in society gathered goodwill from different areas of their sphere of influence and could then mobilize that goodwill when the time came. With the Internet being our social lives in many cases these days, social networks become the place that we […]
June 18, 2019 3,218 Reads share

Required Prep Before Going on a Business Trip

  Hotel accommodation and transport arrangements are not the only important things you need to plan while planning to go on a business trip. To make the most of the opportunities to you, you need to be organized and ready to explore every contact and sales lead. Before you leave home, there are a couple […]
December 31, 2018 1,533 Reads share

The Hidden Cost of Substance Abuse in the Workplace

  Substance abuse costs the USA $174 billion in productivity, with alcohol and drug abuse costing $249 billion and $271.5 billion respectively. Businesses lose up to $81 billion annually, according to studies, to drug abuse which is approximately 10% of annual payroll. According to studies done by https://www.ukat.co.uk/  and represented by this infographic: 70% of […]
December 26, 2018 1,888 Reads share