It can be really hard for a small business when a large customer or source of customers shuts down. However it doesn't mean that your business can't succeed, you just need to find new markets and be a little innovative in your approach to marketing. This blog has some stories from inspiration business owners who have faced challenges when their biggest source of customers stops but have found ways to keep their business running and stay profitable. I hope it is inspirational for small business owners who are facing their own challenges. Please feel free to share your own stories in the comments.
31 August 2017
If you're thinking of buying land for any purpose, including land that is already developed, you may want to have it surveyed for potential contamination. As the owner, you will typically become legally responsible for any contamination on that site, even if the contamination occurred before your purchase. While it may be good to have any parcel inspected and surveyed for potential contamination, note when it's especially good to have an environmental assessment done before deciding if a parcel of land is right for you.
18 July 2017
Are you wondering whether you should use the traditional taxicabs or use one of the taxi hailing apps when you travel? Read on and learn how those two options compare with each other. Ease of Getting the Taxicab The taxi hailing apps can only be used if you signed up with that specific company when you downloaded their app. It is therefore nearly impossible for you to use that service if you don't have your phone or digital device with you.
27 June 2017
A can of paint might not look all that remarkable, but its transformative powers are really quite amazing. That simple can of paint can make a room look like an entirely new living space. Before you go ahead and transform that room (or rooms), there are a few important things you need to consider. To DIY or Not to DIY? This one might sound a bit obvious, but it's really the most important (and sometimes only) decision to make when painting the inside of your house.
16 June 2017
Whether you have a small or a large yard, landscaping is a crucial element to ensure that your property is attractive. However, when most people think of building supplies for their landscaping, they tend to focus flooring materials, cladding and more. As a result, lighting is an often-overlooked element, leading to homeowners simply installing light bulbs haphazardly. In reality, lighting is a prudent building supply for your landscape, as it will provide you with different functions.
30 May 2017
Why is it so difficult to stand out from your opposition when you are in business? It can sometimes feel as if you are fighting a losing battle, despite your best efforts. Yet it is so critical to get a step up and make sure that your brand name is seen and recognised, so that you can continue to grow. Before you throw up your hands in despair any more, however, you may be interested in a solution that you haven't yet considered.