4 Reasons to Outsource Your Travel Arrangements

Mar 1st, 2017 in Content strategy, Online Marketing

Making travel arrangements often involves more admin than you initially expect. From accommodation bookings to arranging transport, passes for local attractions, visas and more, it’s often a time-consuming slog. Outsourcing is a popular solution (and not only in the travel industry) for several reasons: It saves you time Many businesses outsource areas of daily operation…

Outsourcing – The Rise of Uber and Airbnb

Feb 22nd, 2017 in Outsourcing

In recent years, businesses that follow the maxim ‘work smart, not hard’ have all but displaced major industry competitors. Uber and Airbnb are two examples. Both are similar because they’ve used outsourcing to create profitable businesses without the usual associated overheads and risks. The benefits of outsourcing: Not sweating the small stuff Uber, the ride-sharing…

Working Holiday Must-Haves

Feb 16th, 2017 in Outsourcing

If your December holiday and New Year memories are fading as quickly as time is passing, then you may already be scheming about your first quarter break, perhaps even over Easter which is only a few weeks away! For those who have jobs that can be done online, planning a ‘working holiday’ is fairly simple….

Take Small Breaks that Look Like you’re Still Working

Jan 26th, 2017 in Outsourcing

Standing desks became the new craze when Dr James Levine coined the phrase “sitting is the new smoking”. Suddenly there was lots of scraping back of chairs and assembling of cardboard boxes to elevate laptops to eye-level. While standing for 8 hours is infinitely better for you than sitting for the same period, not everyone can…

Why strategic digital planning is so important for business growth

Jan 19th, 2017 in Content strategy, Online Marketing, Web content marketing

Content marketing needs a plan. Posting without a strategy is like putting a hamster on a hamster wheel, it’s definitely turning, but it’s not going anywhere. A well-thought out strategy is imperative for growth. Thinking out-of-the-box and being creative in a structured way allows you to see where you want the content to take you…