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The first generation to grow up with uninterrupted access to technology and information are the Millennials. Millennials are perceived as a tough market to understand which often translates into the workplace.
Contrary to popular belief, retail management is not a simple job that allows customers to be right all the time.
The retail industry, the world over, is a tough vertical that often needs refinement in terms of management due to the fast-paced change that occurs within short periods of time. Very often, the success of a retail outlet lies in the capabilities of the management team.
There is no denying the fact that data makes the world go ‘round and managing your business’ data and various parts of information in a transparent, organised, integrated and effective manner is key.
Enterprise Resource Planning helps businesses make better decisions, improves productivity, mitigates various risks, and assists in reducing costs. Not every small business has an implemented, water-tight ERP strategy though.
With the festive season in full-swing, retail businesses are looking for various ways in which to win over their most complicated shoppers. From the big spenders to budget-conscious, it is important to cater to all shopping styles.
Shopping cart abandonment can lead to major concerns for retail businesses, especially when they experience them in high levels.
When it comes to managing and running a business, it’s tough for decision makers to ignore the various buzzwords that become part of our everyday vocabulary. From Y2K and cryptocurrency to digital transformation, trends come and go.
From encouraging the loyalty of existing customers to encouraging the loyalty of new customers, a loyalty programme can give a retail business a significant boost in both awareness and turnover.
ERP, or enterprise resource planning, is a smart solution for small to medium businesses that are looking to improve their internal processes, perfect their time management, increase output, and maximise available resources.
With the festive season around the corner, it’s important to consider the general economic climate of the country in order to deep-dive into the various ways in which to best serve your customers.
Did you know that, for many businesses, festive season sales account for up to 30 percent of annual sales? In South Africa, in a volatile economic climate, this statistic means a significant portion of income comes from two months’ of the year.
From the technology on your phone to completing a transaction via internet banking, cloud computing is a major part of our everyday lives, and is quickly becoming the norm as more businesses transition to cloud-based computing in an effort to streamline business processes, save valuable time, and
Are you looking to become a reseller of a product or service? The reseller dropship business model is not only affordable, but also it is the ideal model for entrepreneurs who are looking to branch out in the retail space.
Like any business best practice, payroll management is constantly evolving which means that organisations need to keep up to date with the latest changes and modifications in real time.
Looking for reasons to automate your business? How about because you’re looking to boost your bottom line by implementing a POS system that will change the way in which you do business?
When it comes to best business practice, it’s difficult to escape the importance of an ERP solution, especially considering its various benefits. If you’re looking at improving your approach to your existing ERP solution, take a look at these ERP trends worth your attention.
There is no denying the fact that, whether you’re opening your first retail store or are a seasoned store owner, a reliable and integrated POS system is a life changing tool. Oftentimes, a POS solution can mean success or failure for a retail business.
If there ever was a perfect example of a business with a large surplus of stock, it would be a tyre dealership. While all businesses can benefit from regular and accurate stock management, the perks of stock management and efficient inventory checks benefit tyre dealerships most.
When it comes to the highly competitive world of restaurants, one way in which to differentiate the good from the best is through their business practice and customer service.
For software resellers, the secret to success lies in the collective power of two companies – the reseller itself, and the organisation. A strong combination of expertise, engagement, and management results in almost guaranteed success.
A reliable point-of-sale (POS) system is one of the most important business tools for any small and medium-sized businesses, especially when carrying a large amount of stock.
When it comes to an organisation’s success, a selection of reliable business solutions make up a business leader’s toolkit. One of these essential business solutions is quality payroll software that can assist HR practitioners streamline various tasks.
Running your own business can often mean a monotonous list of things to do and people to call. We’ll admit that this can be tough, and can often result in business owners losing sight of the bigger picture.
When it comes to DIY, everyone is an expert, and when it comes to shopping for home improvement supplies, many customers believe that a simple product description is not good enough; they need a more tangible way in which to weigh up the necessary supplies.
Unsolicited client feedback is never easy to stomach, especially if it’s made public. However, if you can properly manage client criticism – in whatever form – the chances are high that unsatisfied customers will give you a second chance and possibly recommend your business.
From 2012 to 2013, the Association of Savings and Investment South Africa (ASISA) reported that fraudulent life insurance claims increased from R700 million to R800 million in a one-year period.