Author: Afiq

Building Brand Loyalty in Malaysia: 3 Simple Ways that Actually Work

As a business owner, we understand that running a business is a tedious but rewarding job. We know you’re doing a lot already so kudos to that! So maybe your business is up and running, and has been for the past couple of years. Are you aware if your business has a solid brand and loyal clientele? Building a loyal customer following is no easy feat. However, it can turn out to be the key to ...

What Every Online Business Owner Needs To Know About Data Privacy

The modern consumer is keenly aware of businesses data collection habits. While the average person may not know too much, they are mostly aware that their details are being collected and analysed by businesses. There is a direct relationship between growth in the tech industry and the need for user data. From consumer behavior to predictive analytics, businesses are able to convert the digital foo...

4 Reasons Why These HR Processes Need Automation

Recruiting, on boarding, hiring, appraisals – the tiresome processes that HR personnel are tasked to never ends. As it goes in business , time is money, and these processes require a large portion of time to be dealt with. Automation has been a goal of business leaders ever since the Industrial Revolution, and resource consolidation has never been easier thanks to computers and softwares. Where HR...

 4 Steps to Save Your Dying Business in Malaysia

The implementation of GST in 2015 resulted in both the good and bad. While some businesses welcomed the move, there were also many businesses that were badly affected. In tandem with the rising costs of expenses, frugality became a focal point of Malaysian locals. As such, business owners felt wary of their stability, particularly due to a lowering of consumer purchasing power. Many felt as if clo...

Commonly Asked Tax Questions By New Malaysian Business Owners

Death and taxes, the two inevitable dreads we must face. If you have been employed in a company before, filing income taxes was a breeze with the good people in the finance department. However, for those of us who wish to start a business, the concept of corporate income tax can be daunting. Understandably, here are some pointers to get you started: What are my tax rates as a new business owner?

3 Insights To Engaging Baby Boomers in E-commerce

baby boomers It seems that the world of e-commerce has been tailor-made for millennial’s. On a canvas of flashy retail and over-hyped bargains, there is an obvious deficit in the way baby boomers are approached.  In a study between smartphone use and age-groups, older folks of 51 years and above were accounted for at the lowest percentile.   While most see baby boomers as an unworthy segment...

3 Online Businesses You Can Start With No Money

3 Online Businesses You Can Start With No Money Unlike a brick-and-mortar business, starting a business online does not require much capital. In fact, there are many businesses out there running with no capital at all. Resourceful people will always find a way to leverage free services from the internet. While the possibilities are endless, here are a few suggestions for online businesses that you...