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How and where can I find campaigns for a call center?

QUESTION | BY Titania Staffing | 1 ANSWERS | LAST ACTIVITY ON 01/27/20

We have been in the call center industry for more than 4 years and now we decided to start our own outbound center. We are looking for more campaigns to ramp up. We are interested to have both...

How can I make the most use of business.com?

QUESTION | BY Kenji Kanemaru | 4 ANSWERS | LAST ACTIVITY ON 01/25/20

Hello, I'm from Avanti Co. Ltd, a Japanese company mainly active for industrial materials. I'm looking to enter the B2B marketplace worldwide in order to promote our products and sell globally....

Am I doing everything right in my business?

QUESTION | BY Andrew bonni | 3 ANSWERS | LAST ACTIVITY ON 01/25/20

I want to know if I'm doing everything right in my business. I have been open for about 6-7 days now and I haven't had any sales yet. Is that normal? My website is https://supershirtz.com/.

How does your team manage bilingual and bicultural communication issues in the workplace?

QUESTION | BY Dr. Laura G Sweeney | 16 ANSWERS | LAST ACTIVITY ON 01/24/20

I am curious about the variety of issues that occur in workplaces when communication is between businesses from various countries with differing linguistic and cultural backgrounds. Can you think of...

What do you look for in an investment deal?

QUESTION | BY Adam Uzialko | 1 ANSWERS | LAST ACTIVITY ON 01/23/20

Securing funding can be a challenge, so it can be tempting to jump at the first offer. But how can you tell a good investment deal from a bad one? What are the things you should look for in a...

I am thinking about celebrity endorsements as a growth option for my nail salon business. I need some advice?

QUESTION | BY Mari-Louise Van den Berg | 20 ANSWERS | LAST ACTIVITY ON 01/22/20

I have a small nail salon business on the side and I want to start growing this small venture into some day being owner of my own business having to quit my job or doing both. I am in this industry...

Have you ever received a hard money loan?

QUESTION | BY Adam Uzialko | 0 ANSWERS | LAST ACTIVITY ON 01/21/20

If you've received a hard money loan, business.com would like to hear about your experience. Why did you seek out a hard money loan? Did it serve the purpose you hoped it would? Was a hard...

What is the best commercial insurance for an e-commerce website?

QUESTION | BY Anonymous User | 1 ANSWERS | LAST ACTIVITY ON 01/20/20

I want to know which commercial insurance is best for an e-commerce website and its price. Please guide me in the details.

Am I still liable to pay my partner if the company goes under?

QUESTION | BY Jayne King | 0 ANSWERS | LAST ACTIVITY ON 01/20/20

My partner and I each had 50% ownership of our LLC. We created an agreement where he would get paid $4,500 a month for 12 months as his share of the company. Now he is leaving the business. If the...

Where can I find a good virtual assistant?

QUESTION | BY Maxine Jones | 13 ANSWERS | LAST ACTIVITY ON 01/19/20

Hi everyone! I've been doing a lot of research on virtual assistance and I find that it may come in handy for me and my business. Has anyone ever used this type of service? If so, is there a...

What advice do you have for starting a business?

QUESTION | BY Tuong Aries | 23 ANSWERS | LAST ACTIVITY ON 01/19/20

I want to start a business but I'm not sure where to begin. I have taken courses on Coursera and read many business books such as Michael T. Porter's "Competitive Strategy" and Robert T. Kiyosaki's...

What are the most important things to consider when setting up a job/recruitment agency?

QUESTION | BY Charles Martey | 2 ANSWERS | LAST ACTIVITY ON 01/16/20

I intend to start a recruitment agency as a sole proprietor, and I would like to know some do's and don'ts of the trade.

How can we find a manufacturer in the U.S. for our swimwear line, and should we work with an experienced designer?

QUESTION | BY Shana Egan | 31 ANSWERS | LAST ACTIVITY ON 01/15/20

We are starting a swimwear line. We have our business idea and mission and are on our way to finalizing our collection. We need experienced advice on finding a USA manufacturer, and we want to know...

My business partner wants to leave our failing business and expects compensation. How do I proceed?

QUESTION | BY Ben Prent | 0 ANSWERS | LAST ACTIVITY ON 01/14/20

My business partner and I set up a business 18 months ago to sell on Amazon. We did all of this on a low budget - $2.5k each to start out with inventory and everything thereafter we have used the...

Why would a business need a recruitment strategy plan?

QUESTION | BY Joshua Stowers | 2 ANSWERS | LAST ACTIVITY ON 01/09/20

Why would you need more than just a resume and a phone call? Or is that method outdated? What are some examples of recruiting strategies? I want to know how if and how they can lead to growth in...

Is cold calling too old school or is it still appropriate in today's marketplace?

QUESTION | BY Deborah Glass | 72 ANSWERS | LAST ACTIVITY ON 01/07/20

I've been in the insurance business for 27 years and it keeps changing. I do direct mailings for outreach on behalf of my company but, I am also open to new ideas. What are your thoughts?

What is the placement percentage of the colleges in bangalore?

QUESTION | BY Samara Felix | 0 ANSWERS | LAST ACTIVITY ON 01/07/20

Study Sarati is an exclusive educational directory in Bangalore, with a vision of providing admission guidance and career counseling for the students who are facing the problem of choosing the right...

I've been managing a new team for 9 months and they are unhappy. What do I do?

QUESTION | BY Leah Benard-Boggs | 8 ANSWERS | LAST ACTIVITY ON 01/06/20

I started a company 9 months ago at a state-supported higher educational institution. I have worked in private higher education for 20 years. I am still learning the culture of my current place of...

What do I need to be aware of before bringing on a silent partner?

QUESTION | BY Danny Lee | 2 ANSWERS | LAST ACTIVITY ON 01/04/20

So I'm thinking of purchasing a pizzeria with my brother in law. He is a silent partner investing a 100k. The business is being sold for 200k. The agreement right now is that I pay him back 60k and...

What should I consider when pricing my product?

QUESTION | BY Caitlin Flannigan | 92 ANSWERS | LAST ACTIVITY ON 01/01/20

I know that I need to at least make back what it costs to make, but how do I know how big of a markup I should take? Will it be different if I sell my books on my website vs in a store like Amazon or...