Do you remember the days when upgrading your Microsoft Office solution was expensive? I do. I also remember having to push IT to allow me to have Microsoft Access to develop on, but, it “wasn’t part of the standard Microsoft Office package”. Continue reading Microsoft Office 365 offers more than you think
According to TechCrunch. Google Trends has now improved it’s searchable data. Not only can you trend what people are searching for on Google by country. You can now further segment this data by Images, Shopping and even Youtube. Continue reading Google Trends improves and adds more value to your reports
I am known for always asking questions. Perhaps I ask more than the average person but, what always amazes me is the questions that people don’t ask me. Continue reading Always Ask Questions
eLearning isn’t becoming a big thing. It already is. You just have to look at how much Linkedin paid for Lynda.com to expand their appeal to professionals.
Individuals are paying more attention to managing their own personal development rather than relying on businesses. Most larger businesses have their own learning and development teams and their method of delivery is guess what… elearning! Continue reading eLearning and Web Analytics means Success
The retail landscape is changing. Traditional shops are closing because they cannot compete with the internet. Woolworths and BHS are just two examples of massive companies which have disappeared from the high street in the UK.
Now I am going to say this from the start. I am not an accountant I just happen to be very good at finding solutions to problems and relatively good at Excel.
I say relatively good because I know people who are far better than me.
I help a small family run business optimise their VAT process. Previously everything was written down on a bit of paper and then all the receipts put into a file with invoices and finally the analysis on top.
Websites have a rather confusing objective. They need to streamline the conversion process and also keep the customers on the website as long as possible.
So in short – “buy quick but hang around”.
eReceipts is something that interests us here at Numberminds. I personally am all for reducing the amount of paper in my wallet that isn’t cash.
Upgrading software is always a painful experience. Sometimes it’s because of better functionality and sometimes it’s because of different file types.
People are giving out personal information very freely these days and it’s usually in respect of getting something back. Think of it this way – how many loyalty cards do you carry? Your store cards do you think you have them because you shop their often and this is an extension to their brand? Do you have them because having a Harrods card is an aspirational thing and they value you personally that much? Continue reading How much is your data worth?