In today’s economic climate, all businesses should be looking for ways to save money at all times.
The following are seven tips you can put into practice now:
1. Employ Interns /Apprentice
The employer provides a learning experience and the intern provides task, project, office, or departmental support. It’s mutually beneficial.
2. Use Social Media
Facebook, Twitter, and Youtube are wonderful ways for you to get the word out on your business. Start a blog and offer free tips or look for potential customers on message boards or forums and start conversation with them.
3. Collaboration Software
Collaboration software is software designed to help people involved in a common task achieve their goals. It allows business teams to interact, share, and manage their daily work activities.
Voice over internet Protocol is a telephone service that uses the Internet. Small businesses are choosing this as an alternative, which can save them more than half of their traditional telecom costs.
5. Sell Online
Internet-based technologies like web conferencing allow you to make online presentations
6. Enterprise Web 2.0
Enterprise social software, also known as Enterprise Web 2.0, is a term describing social software used in “enterprise” (business) contexts. It includes social and networked modifications to company intranets and other classic software platforms used by mid-sized and large companies to organize their communication.
7. Going Green Saves
Use recycled paper and ink for your printers and recycle toner cartridges, purchase office supplies in bulk and turn your computer off when you’re not working.