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Selling Excess Inventory

In the cash economy, to sell excess stock, a business would typically apply a discount, run dealer promotions, or write off excess stock as a loss.  Bartercard helps companies put inventory, equipment, and employees to good use, converting downtime and spare…
January 17, 2024
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The Benefits of Having a Business Mentor

When the business world proves to be tediously competitive, having a business mentor can make a substantial difference in the success and growth of your venture. A business mentor plays a significant role in providing support, guidance, and expertise to…
August 20, 2023
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Tips for Managing Business Finances and Budgeting

Managing business finances and budgeting effectively is fundamental for any business's long-term success and sustainability. Implementing sound financial practices can help business owners ensure that their company remains financially stable, can fund operations, and can achieve growth. Financial Management  Create…
August 9, 2023
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Unlocking Business Potential through Bartering

Bartering is a way of trading goods and services without using money.  Businesses can benefit from this type of exchange by exchanging goods and services instead of cash.  This can be especially helpful for those who are short on hard…
April 13, 2023
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Save cash, go digital!

It’s a challenging time for businesses. The uncertainty of lockdowns, restrictions and the ever-changing rules around COVID-19 make it difficult for even the most astute business owner to stay ahead, or even keep their doors open. More and more business…
September 15, 2021
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Cutting costs to grow your business

In tough economic times, businesses are often forced to cut costs just to stay afloat. By using Bartercard in your business, you can turn cost-cutting to your advantage! By utilising trade dollars, you get to keep more cash in your…
July 13, 2021

What Lessons Can We Learn from the Famous Gordon Ramsay?

Whatever you may think of him, Gordon Ramsay’s popular television programme, Kitchen Nightmares, is something business owners can learn a lot from. Here are some key steps Gordon Ramsay follows when he’s helping a failing restaurant increase profits, all within…
October 13, 2020
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Why Growth Can Be Difficult For Many Businesses

As your business grows, so do the challenges you face. A growing customer base and higher sales present opportunities, as well as problems. Recognising these obstacles which come with growth will allow your business to face them head-on, and develop…
August 26, 2020
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Handling Accounts Receivable During a Recession

The current state of the economy is troubling to say the least. We’re all dealing with the same unfavourable circumstances—for many, customer spending has been at an all-time low while businesses are left with no choice but to lie low…
July 27, 2020
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Tips to keep the cash coming in

There’s never been a more important time to focus on bringing cash into your business. If you’ve managed to keep your business afloat during these turbulent times, well done! Whether you’re thriving or just surviving, retaining decent cash flow is…
May 18, 2020