Author: Steve Conway

Steve Conway is a content marketing professional and inbound marketing expert. Previously, Steve worked as a marketing manager for a tech software start-up. He is passionate about discovering new software that will that will advance his already well-honed digital marketing techniques.

Farms and smallholdings play just as important a role in today’s society as they always have done (and they have done for quite some time), but this doesn’t mean that they haven’t evolved as the world around them has. There is a preconceived notion that they are all about rusty old barns and a dying business or trade, but this is wrong. Farms have developed, and starting one now is a completely different task to starting one 100 years ago. To find the ins and outs of how you would go about starting your own farming business in 2018, carry…

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Have you been wondering why you pay more in car insurance premiums than your friends yet you own the same car? That’s because the insurance industry works in mysterious ways. A number of factors are considered in calculating the amount of premium a policy holder is required to pay. These factors may favor you or work against you since the more risk you are considered to carry, the more you have to pay to cover it. You need to understand how insurance premiums work. So as you can see, your allegations that your insurer hates you are unfounded, you are…

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Migrating offices to either a different area in the city or to another country entirely takes a lot of planning. You need to decide how you are going to move all of your equipment and data, and more importantly, how you are going to transfer your systems and providers. Take your phone provider, for example. You need to be able to be reached via phone at all times, especially if your customers, clients, and business relations are not yet familiar with your new location. There is no question when it comes to whether or not you need your phone provider.…

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Businesses can only profit from the work they’re able to win, whether that be in contracts, in customers, or in B2B relationships that are equally profitable for both sides. Without a steady flow of business, your company will quickly find itself in a cashflow fix that’s difficult to emerge from. Equally, the consistent securing of new, more ambitious work will mean that your business leaps from strength to strength. This article looks at four ways in which your business can secure the work it deserves, boosting profits and growing its reputation. Customer Service No matter which industry your business is…

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There are many reasons why you might be considering a relocation for your business. Whether you’re looking for a more pleasant work environment, extra space for manufacturing needs, increasing staff numbers, or even for simply being closer to your customers, relocation can be very daunting. There are very common stress factors that you are going to need to take into account if you’re looking to relocate, but with the right planning, you can make the entire process much easier. If you’re worried about disrupting workflow during the move, concerned about the costs, or stressing about the right property to move…

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An increasing number of Americans, particularly young people starting out in the world, are choosing to rent rather than try and own their own home. It has been speculated that this shift is due to young people wanting more flexibility, prioritizing travel and adventure over staying put. This being said, even when renting, you need to make sure you are making an informed choice on whatever property it is you are going to settle on. After all, even if only for a short while this is going to be your home and base, so you don’t want to be making…

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If you love working with machinery, and would prefer a hands-on type of job, becoming a crane operator could be the perfect career for you. If you look into how to start this career, you will notice that taking the NCCCO exam is considered a necessary step. NCCCO, which stands for The National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators, was formed in 1995. The intention of NCCCO is to ensure the safest operations, reduce risk, and set effective performance standards to assist all segments of general industry and construction. So in order to successfully be a crane operator, you…

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Imagine the best customer service experience you’ve ever received. The person assisting you probably made you feel heard, waited patiently while you decided if you wanted to purchase the product, and helped you pick a purchase that added value to your life. As effortless as it might have seemed, this experience was no accident. An adept customer service representative needs to have certain skills to make a shopping experience enjoyable. Whether you’re entering the customer service field for the first time or you want to brush up for the position you already have, there are soft skills that you can…

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