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China is Still the World’s Priciest Luxury Market

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China is Still the World’s Priciest Luxury Market

China has always been thought to have higher prices for luxury goods than the rest of the world, but according to new research by Luca Solca – head of luxury goods at Exane BNP Paribas – average prices for high-end designer goods are an incredible 20% higher than the global average. The Asian market has…

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How To Get Your New Office Ready For Employees

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How To Get Your New Office Ready For Employees

Opening a new location of an office while expanding a business can be one of the most exciting as well as stressful times in a business owner’s life. The financial risk that it takes to start another location whether it is a restaurant franchise or marketing business is large. The failure of a newly opened…

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Essential skills to help master the art of negotiation

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Essential skills to help master the art of negotiation

For some, grasping effective negotiation skills comes naturally, while for others such skills are not necessarily inherent and can take some time to develop, polish and perfect. Mastering the art of negotiating is sometimes learned through trial and error, while others choose instead to be taught and participate in immersive negotiation training workshops. Since human nature strongly influences the outcome of…

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The Pros and Cons of Mobile Payments

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The Pros and Cons of Mobile Payments

Today, more companies are accepting mobile payments than ever before. Google, Apple, Samsung and others have made big moves in recent history and are continuing to develop mobile payment technology, making it easier and more secure for consumers and business owners alike. Although more businesses are using this new technology, many are still catching up….

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Not Your Boring Bake Sale: Fundraising Ideas for Non-Profit Organizations

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Not Your Boring Bake Sale: Fundraising Ideas for Non-Profit Organizations

If you’re a non-profit, you’re used to organizing car washes and bake sales to raise money. Maybe you sell t-shirts or something. Well, there are many other fundraising ideas you haven’t tried. Here are a few to try out for your next campaign. Host A Street Carnival A carnival or a fair is a great…

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Future of Business

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Future of Business

2015 is the year of data. Data is invaluable to the function of every business – from the marketing department all the way up the chain to the CEO. An MS in Analytics places you in a unique and important position. You’ll learn how to interpret and utilize analytics to predict future outcomes. Learn more…

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Easy ways to improve staff productivity

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Easy ways to improve staff productivity

The old adage that time is money may be a little clichéd, but it’s true. This means that any time your employees waste will be eating into your profits. Luckily, there are simple ways to improve staff productivity, and here are some are the best. Invest in suitable storage No one can work efficiently if…

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Technology Trends in Treasury Risk Management

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Technology Trends in Treasury Risk Management

Technology adoption has revolutionized the financial industry, and the trend toward finding solutions through innovative technology products appears to be continuing. In a recent survey of more than 200 finance professionals across the globe, the majority of participants noted that technology adoption provides flexibility to address future trends. When presented with the phrase, “Technology is…

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How to Speed up Your Cash Flow for Success

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How to Speed up Your Cash Flow for Success

As a successful business owner, you are in business to make money and if your cash flow is sluggish your bottom line can be drastically impacted in a negative way. To maintain balance in your corporate funds, you must have a supply of money on hand to pay your own vendors, to grow your company,…

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Reach a Targeted Audience with Your Well-Designed Banner

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Reach a Targeted Audience with Your Well-Designed Banner

When you want to reach a targeted audience in an engaging way you should consider adding a nice banner to your marketing tools for the next event in which your company will participate. Whether you’re using it outside at a community event or inside at the next trade show or convention, you should use some…

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