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The History of Money

How did we get to the point where we would work 8-10 hours a day for flimsy rectangles of plastic? When you stop to think about, the value of the money you’re paid isn’t in its physical worth. It’s in its theoretical value. A common statement you hear is “money has value because we agree …

6 key tactics to sell effectively on Amazon

You may be interested in selling on Amazon to increase sales or to start your own business. With over 100 million people making a purchase on Amazon every month you’ve come to the right place. Amazon is one of the few online platforms in the world that can offer businesses a huge built-in customer base. …

7 key tactics to help you research and sell effectively on eBay

Using the right tactics on eBay can make you a great deal of money. With an estimated 6 billion pounds worth of sales processed each year, eBay is an online platform you should be taking advantage of. Theres no doubt eBay can offer benefits that you can’t gain from your own website or store. Let …

Cash handling policies and procedures with a policy example.

Despite advances in card technology, private individuals still choose to pay by coins and banknotes for 52% of their transactions (Source: Payment Council) and with polymer banknotes and the new £1 coin coming out in the near future, cash is still very much in the game. However is the way you handle your cash losing …

Why you need an eCommerce website and what it takes to build one.

This article outlines the importance of owning an e-commerce website and the key factors involved in building one. I find small businesses need a simple guide on how to build an e-commerce website without going into the technical aspects they don’t understand. Simply put, an e-commerce website is an online platform that buys or sells …