Business Solutions

A Helpful Guide To Business Recovery

The coronavirus pandemic has taken a significant toll on many businesses and individuals all over the world. It is as if we are living an alternate universe where our global economy gradually collapses and we are left to make sacrifices in order to survive. The pandemic has negatively affected many lives and has caused business closures from different industries. These are the hard realities that we face now. As time goes by, we see glimpses of hope at the end

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Career and Enterprising

5 Local Brands You Never Knew Were Online

Think your neighbourhood mom and pop stalls are still setting up shop the old-fashioned way? You may be pleasantly surprised to find out that many of your friendly neighbourhood stores have already gone digital. That’s right, many small and medium businesses have an online presence and are selling their products on 99%SME, a dedicated eMarketplace for SMEs. Here are 5 local brands you probably never knew were online: 1.      Thye Shan Medical Hall Thye Shan Medical Hall (泰山药行) is a

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Business Solutions

Which Suits You Best: Employee Or Entrepreneur?

There are definite perks when you become your own boss. When you are the boss, you call the shots! This does not mean that you will disregard the opinion of others and that of your clients. Simply, you need to interact harmoniously with your team, your business partners, and the clients. No man is an island, no matter how many coconut trees you own. Being a boss fits a certain type of mindset. Consider reinventing yourself as an employee if

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Career and Enterprising

Know These 4 Usual Start-up Mistakes To Save More Money

Although you are eager to venture on the business scene in Singapore, you must first be aware of your chances. In 2012, a research showed that 3 out of 4 start-up businesses fail.This is why it helps to know and learn from the usual mistakes that previous business owners have made. These are just four of them: 1. GETTING OFF ON THE WRONG FOOT It is paramount to choose the right partners, team, co-founders, or investors to start the company

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Personal Finance

5 Ways To Budget Your Start-Up Business Like A Boss

There comes a time when your lack of skills on accounting and budgeting will be a dilemma once you opened your small business. You may be knowledgeable in sales and trading but budgeting is important too. Budgeting helps the business owner to determine whether hey have sufficient money to fund the operations, expand the small business, and generate profit for oneself. Without this, you may spend more than what you earn. The good news is that, there are modern alternatives

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