Find Business Contacts: Best Places for Networking

Contacts are at the centre of any business. Whether they’re your team, customers, suppliers, investors or influencers, your business contacts can make or break you. In a previous post, we looked at how you can build meaningful business relationships that last In a rapidly changing professional landscape, maintaining and expanding one’s network has become increasingly […]

Improve Business Relationships with our 3-Step Plan

How many business contacts do you have, and how often do you speak to them? Regular interaction is key to improving business relationships. In the realm of business, the breadth of your network is important, yet the depth of your connections defines its true worth. Networking and making connections is one thing, and if you’re […]

How to Build Better Business Relationships

“Business opportunities are like buses, there’s always another one coming. But great business relationships last a lifetime.” Richard Branson In my frequent encounters with new and intriguing individuals, I’ve learned the importance of building better business relationships. I collect business cards like they’re going out of fashion, a habit that inspired the creation of Contactzilla. […]

How to Encourage Collaboration in Multidisciplinary Teams

Encouraging teamwork and coordination across departments can be challenging, especially when it involves bringing together individuals with diverse skills and backgrounds to complete a project. To facilitate this, we need strategies that not only encourage teamwork but also bridge the gaps between different teams. Here are some tips for building truly optimizing collaboration in multidisciplinary […]

The Secrets of Productive Workplace Collaboration

Some managers will argue that collaboration is counter productive and causes a lack of focus. However, forming teams and working collaboratively means we can utilise the skills of different people to get things done, often to a better quality and in a shorter time period than working alone. Here’s how you can work collaboratively to […]

Bring Departments Together for Ultimate Team Productivity

We all know teamwork is key. But have you considered how your seperate teams, or departments, are working together? After all, everyone in your business is working towards a common goal, does it really make sense for them to be kept separate? Bringing together your marketing, sales, customer service, accounts and HR departments is key […]

How to Encourage Collaboration in Multidisciplinary Teams

Encouraging teamwork can be tricky at the best of times, but asking people from different departments, with different skills, to come together to complete a project can be even more difficult. Here’s a few tips to help you build truly collaborative multidisciplinary teams…

3 Ways Employee Engagement Drives Your Bottom Line

Passionate, invested, and all-around happy employees — those are the effects of having a highly engaged workforce. And for your business? Employee engagement is the driving factor behind numerous aspects of company success, which in turn drives your bottom line. Here are the three most important ones in no particular order.

What We Learned About Collaboration in 2014

We’re all about collaboration at Contactzilla HQ. Working with other people makes us happier, more efficient and helps prevent stress when working on particularly troublesome projects. This year, we’ve been busy exploring the best ways to create a collaborative culture at work. Here’s a quick lowdown on what we’ve learned…

How to Build a Community, Not Just a Workplace

Contactzilla is simple, secure contact management that blends into your existing workflow seamlessly. Share address books with your colleagues, collaborate on keeping contacts up to date, sync with your phone and never be without the right phone number or email address again. Find out more. Many of us spend over half our waking lives at […]

4 Features of Truly Effective Communication

Contactzilla is simple, secure contact management that blends into your existing workflow seamlessly. Share address books with your colleagues, collaborate on keeping contacts up to date, sync with your phone and never be without the right phone number or email address again. Find out more. Whether you’re trying to make a sale, give feedback to […]