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In recent years, the global workforce saw a growing popularity for hiring virtual support and virtual staff management. Studies show that the virtual staffing industry is expected to grow by $4.12 billion between 2021 and 2025 at a rate of 12% CAGR. While the industry will be prosperous in the future, considering its convenience and […]

As the world continues to deal with the COVID-19 pandemic, the economy has adjusted to being productive under unconventional working setups. It proved to be a surprising benefit for employees as they get to do more with their time, while employers are relieved they don’t have to fully stop their operations by providing employees with […]

Standard operating procedures (SOP) are necessary for any work environment to standardize its products and quality efficiently. They are often written and established to ensure that all company teams will work in a coordinated manner to increase productivity.  The use of SOPs and official documents detailing working instructions can also significantly reduce the risk of […]

As a busy entrepreneur, digital tools and devices can be heaven-sent during busy weeks. Your schedule may not be as flexible, or you may not be as productive as you may want, but thankfully, several tools can make your life easier. For instance, a simple calendar tool on your phone or computer can help organize […]

One of the biggest challenges entrepreneurs face is making the best use of their time. Running a business takes a lot of effort, especially for a solopreneur or small- and medium-sized business owners with a limited team. You may end up juggling multiple roles that don’t necessarily directly contribute to your business’s growth. The answer […]

Running an e-commerce business is more challenging than you think, especially for small to midsize companies and solo entrepreneurs. As an e-commerce entrepreneur, you may find yourself juggling your time between running your business and managing your online store. An online store will keep you busy with tasks, such as adding products, updating prices, tracking […]

As a business owner, you know firsthand how responsibilities can pile up by the minute. It may be tempting to own all daily tasks yourself to ensure things are done the way you want. Unfortunately, doing so can prove to be inefficient in the long run. Besides running the risk of spreading yourself too thin, […]

Taking up the mantle of an entrepreneur is no easy task. Running a business comes with many different challenges. Most can agree that owning a company is similar to raising a child—it’s a full-time commitment; it goes beyond regular waking hours, and success highly depends on one’s ability to remain focused.  However, just as staying […]

Any entrepreneur can relate that launching a business can be quite taxing. In the early days, you will not just be the CEO of your dream company, but you will also be your own marketer, publicist, salesman, financier, project manager, and so much more. Wearing many hats means a lot will be on your plate, […]

When it comes to starting a business, many people will tell you to take “this” course, read “that” book, go to “this” conference, or even hire “that” business coach. Here’s the real truth… most businesses fail not because their owners didn’t know what to do. Believe it or not, it is instead, that most entrepreneurs […]

And I’ll prove it in the next 2 minutes… Let’s look at the typical entrepreneur. They’re likely working at least 60 hours a week. Between trying to build their company website, find warm leads, think of new business concepts, and manage all of the marketing that comes with a running a business – they’re swamped! […]

In today’s fast-paced business landscape, some leaders will succeed easily, while others stumble until they fail. So, the question quickly becomes… What separates an “okay” leader from a great leader? It often isn’t their personality, their educational background, or their internal motivation to want to succeed. It often boils down to their ability to automate […]