When the business cycle is up, it seems like everyone makes money. Those who invest in the stock market think they can do no wrong, everything goes up, almost regardless of what they buy. Still, even if you can sell ice to Eskimos when the business cycle is cooking along and there is plenty of

What’s the best business to follow during a recession? Am I safe from this recession? What industry is safer?    Many such questions arise during this these economic times. Many are seriously hit by this recession, and are facing serious consequences.    Recession proof jobs are the only solutions to all the questions. Experts say that

It is not uncommon for certain businesses to do well in a recession due to the product or services that they offer. These businesses are often referred to as âeuroË?recession proofâeuroâ?¢ as they experience growth during slower economic times. It makes logical sense to work within one of the industries that are more likely to

Recession Over?

Wednesday, 21 June 2017 by

Depending upon what you read and who you listen to, the economic recession is over or close to over or on the upswing. I am certainly no economic guru so I’ll stay out of the debate but my observations and the businesspeople I talk to regularly tell me that the landscape is far different today

I have spoken with dozens of our customers and have some great feedback on how many are keeping their sales flowing in these, tougher times. Tip 1) Offer Deals – Everyone is looking for deals right now, either some packaged deals or a lower price point, either way the equation is if you offer a

Starting a business, no matter what kind, can be a daunting and difficult task during economic prosperity. So how do you think it would be when the economy is in a spiral downwards? We are amid a 9.7 percent unemployment rate; foreclosures are higher than they have ever been before; companies as well as individuals are going

It might seem paradoxical, if not bizarre, to start a new business when the economy is plummeting. For many people who are risk averse and think of recession as the biggest tragedy an economy can experience, it’s probably too hazardous to launch a company when the economy is in the dumps. But, if you think

A common problem everyone is facing today is how to make money during a slow economy or recession. Managing a web business during a slow economy brings up two areas of conflict: * First: site owners are working with a low budget or say a tight budget. There is not large enough capital to work

Though it seems to make sense to cut expenditures in lean economic times, 80 years of data proves that cutting marketing to save money is a losing proposition. Way back in 1927, the Harvard Business Review published a report tracking 200 companies from the 1923 recession on. The results were clear. The companies that didn’t

It’s a recession and you have lost your job or you just have that entrepreneurial spirit and want to start a business. You don’t have much money and in these awful times a business loan is out of the question, so what kind of business can you start? Well here are some business ideas that

Over the last few years the economy has been hit badly by the recession that has occurred. It is so apparent in these times more than ever, that people have been struggling financially due to loss of jobs, and this has contributed to family problems and stress in the home. Recently, and over the years

No pain, no gain. At least that’s what they say in the world of weight lifting. Actually, this is a motto for a lot of things in life, especially when it comes to learning. A lot of people learn more from the school of hard knocks than they every did while in school, and they

There are many financial analysis and forecasting tools that can assist a business in making sound financial decisions. Firms like Datamonitor can perform these types of analyss, and in turn provide information that corporation managers use to assist in the decision making process for strategic plans on the company’s future. Managers can review an analysis

If you believe your coaching business, you can be killing a coaching. Do you believe that getting clients is a very difficult thing in a recession today? Most of the rest of the coaching world does.     Do you believe that it’s hard to get clients during a recession? Most of the rest of