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Why is it important to Market your Business?

Why is it important to Market your Business?
When you setup a business one of the fundamental questions you should ask yourself, is, how will I inform my potential clients that 1. I exist?, and 2. That I offer the products or services that they need?  If you haven’t considered that, then chances are no one will find out about what you do and it will be a slow climb to find customers.

Starting a New business (Where Do I Begin?)

Starting a New business (Where Do I Begin?)
A lot of people talk about starting their own business, or have great ideas for new business opportunities, and when pushed about a plan or time-frame, most of them concede that it’s just an idea or dream… which got me thinking, why are people so reluctant to pursue their dreams or ideas for a business? Read on.

Key Performance Indicators

Key Performance Indicators
So we talked about “Rewards” as an incentive for Good Culture in the last blog, now let’s talk about KPI’s (Key Performance Indicators). What is a KPI? What does it measure? and How does this lead to Good Culture?

Rewarding Staff

Rewarding Staff
At the start of the month we covered the topic of Culture and its importance within an organisation, so I thought we would keep with the theme, and elaborate more about the 5 ideas I shared around developing a good culture. Let’s start with Rewards…

Importance of Developing a Good Culture within a Business

Importance of Developing a Good Culture within a Business

Importance of Developing a Good Culture within a Business

Read on about this series of blogs around Culture,Staff and Key Performance Indicators. Ultimately you as an organisation has to find the right metrics that work for you, embracing the above ideas doesn’t necessarily guarantee a great culture, but it certainly goes a long way to developing a good one.

The Real Cost of Each Employee

The Real Cost of Each Employee

Over the coming weeks our team will be sharing some insights into employees - including calculating your ROI on each employee, improving staff culture & the importance of setting KPI’s to improve performance.

Prior to doing this we need to know one thing – how much does each employee cost you?

How and Why the OS Team Started

How and Why the OS Team Started
Why the OS team started, how their skills and experience will help Gippsland Businesses.

Tips for Business Plan Writing

Tips for Business Plan Writing
Today the team at OS is sharing some basics to keep front of mind, perhaps brainstorm these few things so when going into build your business plan you have these front of mind.