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10 Must-have Mobile Apps for Small Businesses

Ever since mobile apps came into the market they have been a life-saver to small business owners with little financial means. Today there are diverse mobile apps in the market, but we have made a list of 10 must-have mobile apps for small businesses. Skype: Competitors have tried to take over the market but Skype…

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Why A Logo is Essential

When considering all the factors that go into starting a business creating a logo should be one of the top priorities. A logo can pull in customers or turn them away. A logo can present you as a competent company able to meet customer needs or as an unprofessional and disorganized company. Deciding on a…

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What Benefits Can Technology Bring to Small Businesses?

“It is not the strongest of species that survives nor the most intelligent that survives. It is the one that is most adaptable to change”- Charles Darwin Businesses that adapt to changes and trends will not just survive but also thrive. The argument that small businesses cannot compete with industry giants has been dented with…

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Benefits of Technology in Business

As a business owner there are questions that cross your mind as you seek out opportunities for business growth and transformation. Questions like, how can I increase conversion through my website and social media platforms? How effective is my marketing strategy? What can I do to increase my market share? Am I maximizing technology in…

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Can you create more value & increase revenue at the same time?

Dynamic value propositions set you apart from your competitors by offering more value to the customer at the same price. You get more customers and increased revenue as a result. Digital transformation involves the integration of digital technology into all areas of an organisation, which fundamentally changes how the organisation operates and how it delivers value to customers.

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Competition or Co-opetition?

Coopetition is the process of cooperation between companies that are otherwise considered competitors. Digital platforms have made it easy & necessary for companies to engage in coopetition through data sharing and streamlined processes; leading to business growth & increased customer networks.

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Ugandan Businesses must Embrace B2B Networking for Growth

The Need for Ugandan Businesses to Embrace B2B Business Networking for Growth & Profitability. Ugandan Entrepreneurs must be commended for going through the hurdles of setting up their businesses in the current economic climate. From expenses on branding to website design, acquisition of office space, company registration amongst others, it is often a bit costly to…

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Does your job depend on how privileged you are?

I prefer to call it luck. Or even, when my hubris and self-esteem triumph over reality, hard work and talent. I rarely stop and reflect on the reality, which is that my ability to work as a writer and a journalist is more due to the demographic group I belong to than to anything about…

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5 Resources You Need to Succeed to Start a Business

Financial Resources The most important element in starting a business is funding. Even the most basic home business incurs a multitude of startup costs, including registering a business name, obtaining a business telephone line and printing business cards. Financial resources can be obtained from a variety of sources, the easiest being from the personal accounts…

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Business

7 Most Inspiring Business Quotes by Steve Jobs

“Creativity is just connecting things. When you ask creative people how they did something, they feel a little guilty because they didn’t really do it, they just saw something. It seemed obvious to them after a while.”   “Remembering that you are going to die is the best way I know to avoid the trap…

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Business

Choosing a Business Partner

“In many ways, a business partnership is similar to a marriage. At minimum, you need absolute trust in your partner.” Heidi Messer, founder of Collective. Here, at SBN we have built upon the principles of trust, as we understand that trust is a vital ingredient to business success. We also recognise the importance of knowing…

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