The Best Conversation Starters

The Best Conversation Starters

In this post we talk about the top conversation starters to make sure you get off on the right foot, come and find out more. More »

How to Efficiently Market Your Small Business

How to Efficiently Market Your Small Business

Have you just setup your own business? Then come and find out how you can market it efficiently so you don\'t waste any money. More »

Money Saving Tips

Money Saving Tips

Finding everyday life to be a bit of a struggle? Then come and find out how you can start making your money go that extra mile for you. More »

 

How Van Storage Can Help Your Business and Finance

Van Racking

Van storage is an unbelievably underrated idea that can help your company out. There are many big benefits of having van storage, and we’ve listed the best ones down below:

Stay Organised

Perhaps the most obvious benefit of van storage is that it keeps you a lot more organised. All of your tools and items are stored away neatly, and you know exactly where to go if you’re after a particular item. Therefore, it reduces all the time you previously wasted trying to look for things in the back of a cluttered van. Things are easier to find, and jobs can be completed quicker.

Maximise Space

A huge benefit of having van storage is that it helps you get the most out of the space in your van. There are loads of van storage ideas that mean you have shelves on each side of your van and units with more storage space and shelves inside them. It all means that there are more places for you to fit things and keep it all organised. You can make a small van feel like a big one with the right storage ideas.

Save Money

Did you know that van storage can actually save you money? It’s true, van storage can help you reduce van costs by purchasing a small van and maximising the space in the back. As opposed to buying a big one that costs more. Plus, storage solutions can also reduce your insurance premiums, meaning you keep your van insurance costs as low as possible.

Improve Reputation

A surprising benefit of having van storage is that it can improve the reputation of a business. Think of it from the point of view of your customers. Imagine you hire a business, and they park up in their van, open the back, and you see everything is messy and cluttered. Or, imagine they open their van, and they’ve got a state of the art storage system inside and it’s incredibly neat. You’ll automatically rate them higher if they have storage units, and people will do the same for your business. It makes you look more professional, and your reputation is enhanced.

Increase Safety

Last but not least, van storage solutions can increase the safety of your van. With storage, you keep all of your tools safely tucked away and locked up inside the different units. This means you don’t have to worry about potentially dangerous things rolling about in the back of your van. There’s no danger of something spilling or an item falling on top of you as you drive. You just have storage units secured in the back of your van, and everything can roll around inside drawers but with no risk of falling out. Not only does this prevent you from getting harmed, but it can also prevent any damages to your van too.

There are also a few van racking do’s and don’ts which we would recommend reading here.

From these points, it’s clear that having van storage will give you a big boost. It saves money, increases space, reduces safety risks, makes you look good, and will even keep your business more organised.

Underfloor Heating is Financially Available to All

If you have ever considered having Underfloor Heating installed but always thought it too expensive and only available for the rich and famous. Or you have considered it and explored the plethora of government incentive schemes available only to find them too complex and ambiguous in their offerings, you may be better off than you think.

By looking at financing yourself by using either your own bank or using a price comparison website to get the best deal you can join the ever increasing number of people across the United Kingdom not only obtaining underfloor heating but enjoying the many benefits that come with having underfloor heating installed. In short by spreading the cost of your underfloor heating installation across the lifecycle of a personal finance plan, underfloor heating does become more obtainable to the likes of you and I.

What not to do after getting a raise

What not to do after getting raise - Career Advice

So you just got a raise and you have all these different thoughts going around your head on what to do with it. If the first thing that comes to mind is “now I can buy a new car” or “now I can take an expensive trip to Fiji”, stop right there. Think about how will this benefit your financial status. While it’s nice to accomplish some of these lifestyle goals, they can do more harm than good.

Best Tips for Saving Money Part 3

how to save money

You Are Almost There

Welcome back again to our Best Tips for Saving Money series, we are now on Part 3 and it’s almost Christmas! Yes you heard it right a blog post about saving money this side of christmas, what are we thinking.

Best Tips for Saving Money Part 2

Money Saving Tips Part 2 - Personal Finance Blog

Welcome Back

This is the second part of our Tips for Saving Money series, if you happened to miss the first part then you can check it out here. So let us pick up from where we left off which was talking about making money outside your everyday job.

Best Tips for Saving Money Part 1

Money Saving Tips Part 1 - Finance Blog

Set Goals

From past experience I have found that most people do better with saving money if they plan ahead and set themselves goals to achieve over a certain time period. A typical figure people aim to save is $10,000.

Here’s Why You Should Work from Home

why you should work from home

An Upcoming Trend

Working remotely has become quite a popular thing in recent times and there are in fact a shed load of benefits which range from financial to down to your physical and mental health.

How to reduce stress at work

How to reduce stress at work - Career Advice

Everybody deals with work related stress on daily basis. This can crush your motivation and interfere in your social life. Most people don’t have an appropriate way of dealing with stress which can cause serious damage to your mental and physical health. Understanding and controlling stress is the key to coping with it.

Top Money Saving Life Hacks Part 1

Money Saving Life Hacks Part 1

Welcome to the first part of our new series which aims to educate you about all of the cool money saving life hacks that you can take advantage of in your everyday life.

How to market yourself on LinkedIn

How to market yourself on LinkedIn - Marketing Blog

Lots of people use LinkedIn as a means of self-promotion, but are not sure how best to market themselves so that they stand out amongst the many other people also registered on the site.

The first thing you need to do is to create a profile that tells people all about you and how you can help them by the service/product you offer and why you could be an asset to their needs.