Author: Lauren Clarke

Lauren Clarke is an Australian freelance blogger, who writes on small business marketing, human resources and business for a number of blogs. Outside of writing, she enjoys sampling Australian red wines, and live theatre. Follow Lauren on Twitter.
team conflict amongst business
Leadership

Managing Team Conflict Amongst Your Employees

There are two clear indicators that highlight when a team conflict is about to become negative for the team or the business. The first sign that a conflict is going to become a negative force in your team is if the emotions are starting to escalate. That is, people are getting angry. If they’re getting […]

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Effectively manage people
Leadership

New Leaders Guide to Effectively Manage People

Anyone can learn some basic techniques to effectively manage people. In this article, I’ll share with you my five beginner tips to effectively manage people. Acknowledge great work Don’t be the kind of person that feels too proud to appreciate other people’s work when they perform excellently. You know it won’t take anything from you […]

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Cash flow management strategies
Business

The Complete Guide to Effective Cash Flow Management

As entrepreneurs, we all understand that cash is the lifeblood of your business. However to ensure that lifeblood continues to pump through your business, you really need to understand the foundations of business cash flow management. To understand the lifeblood of your business, you need to first understand what is cash flow then of course […]

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Blog post topics
Marketing

Content Marketing: Finding Blog Post Topics on Quora

If you’re a blogger, this is a very familiar problem. You blog consistently and exhaustively about a certain topic. It seems that you know your niche like the back of your hand. In fact, a lot of your visitors would leave comments complimenting you. It seems like you’re doing everything right. But ultimately, you hit […]

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Beat the fear of public speaking
Career
Marketing

4 Methods to Beat the Fear of Public Speaking Forever

You have no doubt heard the expression that “People fear public speaking more than death”. There is an actual term for it; glossophobia. However, it doesn’t have to be that way. You can beat the fear of public speaking. Public speaking, done well, can help you build a personal brand, increase your business, make lots […]

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Cloud backup solutions
Technology

Critical Factors to Consider When Choosing Cloud Backup Solutions

A quality cloud backup solution is very important for reliable computer systems. Nowadays the future is heading towards the cloud, and it’s delivering a lot of benefits, including security, mobility, and convenience. Cloud data backup stores your existing data on offsite servers for use anytime, anywhere. Data is frequently synchronised or updated to mirror your […]

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Great business culture
Leadership

5 Signs of a Great Business Culture (+ 5 Ways to Improve It Further)

When the average worker’s hours worked per week are regularly exceeding 40 hours, your employees are often spending more time with each other than with their own families. Recent studies show that this is becoming an all too common event in many countries across the globe. This fact alone makes it even more important to […]

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