Small Business Analytics : Insights Without the Ph.D.

Early this morning, the Vancouver Board of Trade and UBC Sauder School of Business hosted a talk by Neil McGuigan titled Gaining a Competitive Advantage Through Business Analytics. The premise of the talk was getting answsers to questions such as: What factors influence your customers buying behavior? How can you predict behavior based on past […]

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Case Study of a Highly Automated Business: Craigslist

A Brief Look at The Levels of Success, Efficiency, & Productivity that Automation Can Take Your Business To As discussed in our previous posts, an online business and market should be a crucial part of any existing firm, today. Ignoring and abandonment of your internet presence could be a costly mistake. Craigslist serves as a […]

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Too busy? Automate, don’t hire

Benefits of Automating in Comparison to Hiring Does your business keep growing and does your staff always seem to have too much to do? This is of course a challenge faced by any growing business, and invariably the perceived solution is to hire more staff to spread out the work load. However, it also possible […]

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5 Easy Steps to Replace Manual Labour With Efficient Automated Solutions

In our last post, 6 Strategies To Streamline Your Business Today!, we recommended replacing manual labour with automated ones. Here are some quick and easy things you could do to achieve this objective: 1) Email auto responders Email auto-responders are designed to automatically send emails to your existing clients and prospects. For instance, if you […]

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