Running a business


5 management skills every small business owner needs

Maybe you’re a new business owner, or you’re considering purchasing a business or franchise, or even launching a start-up. Perhaps you’re the owner of an... Read more

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Top tips for owning a business with your partner

Managing a relationship with your partner can be challenging at the best of times, so what happens when you decide to buy a business and... Read more

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Keeping it casual: How to recruit and retain a casual workforce

Managing casual staff is a real challenge for new business owners. Having a pool of casual employees is great for the bottom line, but when... Read more

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4 valuable tips when managing a new business

Starting a small business can be a challenge. Here are four tips to make it easier. 1. Have a good story If you're pitching to... Read more

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Why you need HR skills now

Your staff are one of the greatest investments you’ll make when it comes to your business. That’s why so many...

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How to attract great candidates on a budget

Operating on a small recruitment budget doesn’t mean businesses can’t market themselves as an attractive place to work and appeal...

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7 time-saving tips for hiring

So much hiring to do, so little time. No matter what, there are never enough hours in the day and...

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Hiring casual staff: How to find the right fit for your small business

Finding a quality casual workforce is a big challenge for many small businesses, particularly when the business owner is time-poor...

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3 ways to welcome a new employee

Kevin Jarvis, Director of Robert Half, shares how to welcome a new employee and empower them to do their job...

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Why your hiring strategy needs to change as you go from start-up to SME

Needing to recruit staff is always a positive sign that a business is growing and doing well. However, there are...

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